Eye on China: Chennai Summit – Nepal Visit – Trump’s Deal – GDP @ 6 – Pacific Lease

Eye on China is a weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom from an Indian interests perspective. This week we cover the aftermath of the Chennai summit; Xi’s visit to Nepal; China’s economic slowdown; a possible...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in Al Jazeera on Xi Jinping’s visit to Nepal

Manoj Kewalramani, Fellow-China Studies, at The Takshashila Institution, was quoted in an Al Jazeera article on October 13, 2019, discussing Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Nepal. Manoj was quoted as saying: There are “certain political costs” attached to Beijing’s increased investment...

We Live in Multiple Neighbourhoods

2018 was the year when India looked beyond Pakistan and South Asia. Let 2019 be the year when India reimagines itself as an important node in several neighbourhoods. Read the full article on Pragati here.

National interest and international disaster relief efforts

Going beyond altruism, India’s national power will determine its humanitarian assistance abroad. The earthquake that hit Nepal in April is one of the worst natural disasters to affect the Indian sub-continent in the last decade. The motives and norms behind...