Chinese President Xi Jinping with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (right) in Chennai, India. Photo: Xinhua/Zuma Press/TNS
Chinese President Xi Jinping with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (right) in Chennai, India. Photo: Xinhua/Zuma Press/TNS
Nilosree Biswas
Opinion

Opinion

Asian Angle by Nilosree Biswas

Friends to foes: can China and India’s ancient links offer hints on mending rift?

  • Across trade, migration, geopolitical fights and culture, the two countries have been deeply intertwined across centuries
  • Sino-Indian history – that began over 1,000 years ago between southern Indian kingdoms of Pallava, Chola and Song China – is often overlooked in discussing China-India relationships

Chinese President Xi Jinping with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (right) in Chennai, India. Photo: Xinhua/Zuma Press/TNS
Chinese President Xi Jinping with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (right) in Chennai, India. Photo: Xinhua/Zuma Press/TNS
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