Shivshankar Menon is India’s former national security advisor.
By Shivshankar Menon on 17/07/2017 Coming at a time India-China relations are in flux and require a fundamental reset, a new scholarly book provides a useful, if indirect, contribution to how we think about the relationship. Jawaharlal Nehru Interacting with Army personnel at NEFA in 1962. Credit: Photo Division, GOI Amit Das Gupta and Lorenz Lüthi’s The Sino-Indian War ofREAD MORE
The rise of centralising authoritarians has accentuated the fragmentation and regionalisation of world politics, diminished the capacity for compromise and made relations between competitive powers much more fraught than in the past. Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India, Nawaz Sharif of Pakistan and President Xi Jinping of China. Credit: Reuters As in other partsREAD MORE