Shweta Desai

Shweta Desai

Shweta Desai is an independent journalist and researcher based between India and France

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Who’s playing the Taiwan card in India-China tensions, Modi or the RSS?

Members of expatriate Indian Hindu nationalist groups risk stirring up a hornet’s nest with Beijing by unofficially calling for greater engagement with Taipei.

Members of expatriate Indian Hindu nationalist groups risk stirring up a hornet’s nest with Beijing by unofficially calling for greater engagement with Taipei.

Who’s playing the Taiwan card in India-China tensions, Modi or the RSS?
20 Sep 2020 - 3:33PM
‘Can China help?’ In Kashmir, anti-India militancy and calls for self-rule continue

A year after New Delhi abrogated Article 370, separatist sentiment continues and some Kashmiris hope the India-China border conflict will help their cause.

A year after New Delhi abrogated Article 370, separatist sentiment continues and some Kashmiris hope the India-China border conflict will help their cause.

‘Can China help?’ In Kashmir, anti-India militancy and calls for self-rule continue
3 Aug 2020 - 10:07PM
‘The world’s against China’: India’s ICFA comrades keep the faith

Ageing veterans of the India-China Friendship Association say the same anti-communist forces are at work today as when they started out more than 50 years ago.

Ageing veterans of the India-China Friendship Association say the same anti-communist forces are at work today as when they started out more than 50 years ago.

‘The world’s against China’: India’s ICFA comrades keep the faith
12 Jul 2020 - 11:04AM