Category Archives: Diplomacy

Book Review: India and China in Africa: A Comparative Perspective of the Oil Industry; By K. Subramanian

CAS article no. 0026/2017   Courtesy: Chennai Centre for China Studies (C3S) The rise of China as the fasted growing economy attracted global attention. Its expansion through trade and investment with other parts of the world such as Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa has excited many scholars and triggered much research work. India has also risen as an economic power and is included in the list of economies categorised… Read Article →

Mukherjee to China: Mission to Soften Bilateral Hard Lines; By Shastri Ramachandaran

CAS article no. 0086/2016 Courtesy: Indian President Pranab Mukherjee’s four-day visit to China on May 24-27, 2016 was of much more than symbolic importance. Contrary to the customary perception of a presidential visit as one loaded with ceremony and lacking in content, Mukherjee’s mission was strategic. And, as a strategic interlocutor, he covered significant ground with finesse and savvy, as only he could have done. President Mukherjee’s main achievement… Read Article →