June 25, 2022
India Strengthens Its Position in Sri Lanka Vis-à-Vis Rival China
By P.K. Balachandran
By offering support during Colombo’s economic collapse, India has widened its footprint in Sri Lanka after a decade of losing ground to China.
August 18, 2020
Why China Should Not Fear India’s Tibet Card
By Abhijnan Rej
India's options when it comes to Tibet are limited.
August 01, 2020
Ladakh: The Anatomy of a Surprise
By Abhijnan Rej
Was India caught off guard along the Line of Actual Control? Why?
January 04, 2020
2019: Reviewing a Passable Year in China-India Relations
By Ivan Lidarev
Last year, both sides managed to safeguard improvements in the relationship, but without progress on the underlying causes of tension.
July 03, 2019
Who Will Win the India-China Railway Race in Nepal?
By Biswas Baral
Sino-Indian rivalry expands to Nepal’s railway system.
December 05, 2017
India's SCO Challenge
By Suyash Desai
India’s involvement in the SCO brings a diplomatic challenge and opportunities in energy, connectivity, and security.
June 02, 2017
Sino-Indian Nuclear Rivalry: Glacially Declassified
By Jayita Sarkar
Official documents from a 1966 Air India crash on Mont Blanc could shed light on a key time in India's modern history.
May 12, 2017
China and India’s Diplomatic Space Race
By Namrata Goswami and Namrata Goswami
Today, space programs have very practical diplomatic and economic functions here on earth.
January 20, 2017
Why China’s Submarine Deal With Bangladesh Matters
By Jeff M. Smith
A deeper look at Dhaka’s role in an intensifying Great Game in the Indian Ocean.
January 14, 2017
Why India’s ICBM Tests Rile China
By Arun Sahgal
The reason behind China's fierce reaction to India's recent missile tests.
August 27, 2016
The G20 Summit: An Opportunity for India-China Relations
By K.S. Venkatachalam
India should use the G20 Summit at Hangzhou to build better relations with China.
May 27, 2015
Modi Remakes India-China Relations
By Shannon Tiezzi
Sadanand Dhume sits down with The Diplomat to discuss Modi's trip to China and India-China relations.