Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from left, arrives with his wife Iriana to participate in the Asean-India Commemorative Summit in New Delhi. Photo: AFP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from left, arrives with his wife Iriana to participate in the Asean-India Commemorative Summit in New Delhi. Photo: AFP
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Will India and Asean counterbalance China?

This week’s summit in New Delhi brings together an age-old coalition that goes back to the Tamil Chulia Indian diaspora in Malaysia, and could serve to keep economic and geopolitical parity in Asia

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from left, arrives with his wife Iriana to participate in the Asean-India Commemorative Summit in New Delhi. Photo: AFP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from left, arrives with his wife Iriana to participate in the Asean-India Commemorative Summit in New Delhi. Photo: AFP
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