Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: AFP
Rupakjyoti Borah
Opinion

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Asian Angle by Rupakjyoti Borah

Are there warmer currents between New Delhi and Beijing after India took part in the Chinese navy’s anniversary celebrations?

  • Tensions have been mounting between the two Asian behemoths, but recent developments indicate a thawing of relations
  • Dealing with China be one of the major foreign policy challenges that confront India’s next government, making it worthwhile for the two to focus on their areas of cooperation, writes Rupakjyoti Borah

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Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: AFP
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The three-day Belt and Road Forum starts on Thursday in Beijing. Photo: AP
Ananth Krishnan
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Ananth Krishnan

China and India look to cooperate despite belt and road disagreements

  • New Delhi’s absence at the Belt and Road Forum would not have any negative impact on Sino-India ties as the two countries have moved to stabilise their relationship
  • Although India and China do not see eye to eye, the current post-Wuhan summit approach appears to be one driven by pragmatism

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The three-day Belt and Road Forum starts on Thursday in Beijing. Photo: AP
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