South Korea has begun fitting naval destroyers with a new home-developed cruise missile capable of making precision strikes anywhere in North Korea, it was reported yesterday.
Britain's new multibillion-pound hunter-killer submarine, HMS Astute, has been beset by design and construction flaws that have raised doubts about its performance and safety.
Owning an aircraft carrier has been the aspiration for generations of Chinese, especially within the People's Liberation Army.
One thing the Obama administration has in common with the previous administration seems to be an extraordinary paranoia about the alleged threat posed by Chinese naval expansion.
As the mainland marks the founding of the PLA Navy 60 years ago in Qingdao tomorrow, another equally important anniversary comes to mind - the annihilation of the bulk of China's first modern...
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AT the end of it all, Wayman Strickland was pleased. Not only did he lead his team to a third straight local basketball title, he was voted Most Valuable Player for the third year in a row after...
The Chinese Olympic team marched to their third straight victory in the Henderson Super Commercial Cup after beating Seapower 64-60 at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium last night, writes Unus Alladin...
THE Hong Kong region is singled out for concern in an international report which details the hijacking of ships by pirates using firearms and excessive violence.
FORMER champions Seapower kept alive hopes of regaining the Senior Shield title with a narrow one-point victory over Fukien in an exciting losers' pool match at the MacPherson Stadium last night...
THE numbers drawn in yesterday's Mark Six were: 6, 10, 12, 13, 16, 24. The extra number was 4. There was one winning unit for the first prize, which paid $2,254,788.