India eyes icebreaker to use in Arctic – NunatsiaqOnline 2013-06-03: NEWS

India plans to build a $144-million icebreaker to conduct “scientific and business exploration” in the polar regions, reports the The Times of India.

That news comes less than a month after India, along with China, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea and Singapore, were accepted as new observers at the Arctic Council.

via NunatsiaqOnline 2013-06-03: NEWS: India eyes icebreaker to use in Arctic.

 

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