China’s GDP growth eases to 7.8% in 2012

China Daily
January 18, 2013

China’s GDP growth rebounded “significantly” in the fourth quarter of 2012 and the momentum will extend throughout 2013, Ma Jiantang, head of the National Bureau ofStatistics, (more…)

Consigned to the dustbin of history

Claude Arpi
The Pioneer
November 22, 2012

The ‘unacknowledged’ brave men of the Tibetan Army’s Special Frontier Forces fought well in wars which were not theirs. They remain ready to defend India. The (more…)

Don’t forget the heroes of Rezang La

Mohan Guruswamy
The Hindu
November 20, 2012

Few events in the annals of valour match the battle fought by 13 Kumaon’s C Company to safeguard a Ladakhi village during the 1962 India-China war.

The greatest (more…)

Trade in the ghosts of 1962

Ravi Boothalingam
The Hindu
November 15, 2012

With the growing power and influence that India and China exercise on the world stage, business people in both nations must take the lead in visualising a (more…)

Standing up to the Dragon

Gen VK Singh
Indian Defence Review
November 15, 2012

When we talk of China, I will talk of two things. One is how we look at China today and second thing is what it is that was in 1962 and whether it (more…)

Withdrawal from Siachen – a manifestation of Prithviraj Chauhan syndrome!

Maj Gen Mrinal Suman
Indian Defence Review
November 6, 2012

Siachen is in the news again.Having served at the glacier, one is aware of the ground realities. It is being suggested that ‘demilitarization’ (more…)

Why India lost the war?

Srikanth Kondapalli
The Pioneer
November 3, 2012

Fifty years ago, China could humiliate India primarily because of its ability to mobilise higher number of armed forces and firepower in a short span of (more…)

1962 can be repeated

Utpal Kumar
The Pioneer
November 3, 2012

Any discussion on the India-China war won’t be complete without the mention of how the people of Arunachal Pradesh feel about it.Utpal Kumar talks to Kiren Rijiju, (more…)

Indo-China Relations: A Role for Sri Lanka

Salma Yusuf
Daily Mirror
October 29, 2012

The 50 anniversary of the Indo-China War of 1962 is marked on October 20,2012 through 21 November 2012. A disputed Himalayan border was the main pretext for war, (more…)

Crossing the point of no return

Ananth Krishnan
The Hindu
October 25, 2012

After Zhou Enlai’s 1960 trip to India ended in acrimony, Beijing concluded that Nehru was not interested in resolving the border dispute.

Three weeks ahead (more…)