Pacific Ocean: News
11 Jan 2023California
An "incessant parade of storms" and torrential rains as per the US National Weather Service have inundated the state of California, prompting a mass evacuation of as many as 50,000 citizens.
11 Nov 2022Antarctica
A-76A, which is the world's largest iceberg, has drifted away from its icy home in Antarctica.
31 Aug 2022Japan
Super typhoon Hinnamnor, termed as the strongest global storm of 2022, is gaining strength and heading towards the East China Sea, threatening Japan's southern islands.
25 Jan 2022India
India on Tuesday announced an immediate assistance of $2,00,000 (Rs. 1.49 crores) for rehabilitation, reconstruction, and relief efforts in Tonga.
10 Feb 2021Australia
A tsunami warning has been sounded for New Zealand, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, and other nations in the South Pacific after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake hit the region on Thursday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.
21 Dec 2020Marvel
Marvel Cinematic Universe always looks for opportunities to bombard New York with alien invasions in almost every movie.
16 Oct 2020California
Celebrity talk show host Ellen DeGeneres and her wife Portia de Rossi are bidding adieu to a truly breathtaking residential property.
01 Oct 2020James Bond
The dream Malibu house of former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan is now available for a staggering $100 million.
10 Jun 2020Space News
America's first woman spacewalker has now become the first-ever woman to reach the deepest known point in our planet's oceans.
25 Mar 2020Japan
On Wednesday afternoon (local time), Russia's far east region was jolted by a 7.5 magnitude earthquake, but no casualties were reported at the time of the press.
13 Mar 2019North Korea
India and the US yesterday called on Pakistan to address global concerns regarding terrorism, including that emanating from across the border.
29 Dec 2018Tsunami
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao today, said US Geological Survey (USGS), adding that a tsunami threat was possible for parts of the Philippines and neighboring Indonesia.
24 Jun 2018Monsoon
The southwest monsoon is likely to reach Delhi on June 29 after a week's delay, experts predicted.
03 Jun 2018India
Describing the Indo-Pacific as a "natural region", PM Narendra Modi said India's armed forces, especially the Navy, are building and expanding partnerships in the strategically vital region for peace, security, and humanitarian assistance.
21 May 2018Goa
An all-woman crew of Indian Navy reached Goa on Monday after circumnavigating the globe in 254 days, achieving a feat that is bound to make all Indians proud.
02 Apr 2018Sao Paulo
China's now-defunct space station Tiangong-1 has re-entered the Earth's atmosphere above the South Pacific, according to reports.
29 Nov 2017South Korea
North Korea has test-fired an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which reached an altitude of 4,500km and flew 960km.
25 Nov 2017India
The Indian military conducted a major exercise in the Andaman & Nicobar (A&N) Islands from November 20 to 24.
22 Nov 2017United States Air Force
A US Navy aircraft having 11 people on board has crashed into the Pacific Ocean, southeast of Okinawa, Japan.
13 Nov 2017North Korea
In recent times, the Indo-Pacific region has emerged as the fulcrum of global security and economic developments.
23 Oct 2017Space News
ISRO is gearing up for its next project: the launch of Cartosat along with 30 nano satellites of foreign countries in December.
19 Sep 2017South Korea
In a statement, North Korea termed the latest round of UN sanctions "the most vicious, unethical and inhumane act of hostility."
16 Sep 2017North Korea
Kim Jong-un has vowed to achieve North Korea's nuclear goals.
15 Sep 2017South Korea
North Korea fired a ballistic missile which flew over Japan's northern Hokkaido island before landing far out into the Pacific Ocean.
30 Aug 2017South Korea
US President Donald Trump has reacted angrily to the latest North Korean missile test, saying it signals the regime's contempt for its neighbors and the UN.
10 May 2017India
India is likely to receive above-average monsoon rainfall this time after El Nino conditions eased in the last few weeks, said the India Meteorological Department.
07 Dec 2016World
A strong earthquake in the Aceh province on Indonesia's Sumatra island killed over 50, injured hundreds and left dozens missing.
03 Dec 2016Russia News
An unmanned Russian cargo spaceship traveling to the International Space Station crashed in the atmosphere six minutes after being launched.
19 Aug 2016Climate Change
Environmental activist Bill McKibben, in his article on climate change published in 'The New Republic', wrote that the world was under attack from climate change.