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  • India at the heart of Asian power matrix

    India at the heart of Asian power matrix

    Besides economic muscle flexing, China has been militarily and strategically increasing its area of influence in the Asian region. Recent examples of Chinese posturing are frequent entry into Taiwanese air space, disputes in the East China Sea and forceful occupation of islands in the South China Sea, disputes with Asian neighbors including India and Asean countries.

    November 25, 2021
  • Little red children and Grandpa Xi

    Little red children and Grandpa Xi

    Xi returns to Mao in his efforts to build a personality cult around himself. Since coming to power, he has cultivated the image of being “a man of the people” in a bid to make his authoritarianism more palpable to the masses. The new primary school textbooks emphasise Xi’s wisdom, friendliness and care for the children.

    November 24, 2021
  • Taiwan question to top Xi-Biden meet: Chinese state media

    Taiwan question to top Xi-Biden meet: Chinese state media

    Chinese experts predict the Taiwan question will be a major topic of concern at the meeting, state media tabloid Global Times reported.

    November 15, 2021
  • Party & the Cult

    Party & the Cult

    The visual, beamed through the Associated Press, reaffirms the development, though China’s foreign ministry spokesman, Wang Wenbin, has pleaded ignorance.

    November 12, 2021
  • Tibetan tale

    Tibetan tale

    The elephant in the room, however, is the Dalai Lama and his reincarnation.

    November 1, 2021
  • Joe Biden says he and Xi Jinping agreed to abide by Taiwan agreement

    Joe Biden says he and Xi Jinping agreed to abide by Taiwan agreement

    Beijing claims full sovereignty over Taiwan, a democracy of almost 24 million people located off the southeastern coast of mainland China.

    October 6, 2021
  • Xi, Biden hold ‘broad, strategic discussion’

    Xi, Biden hold ‘broad, strategic discussion’

    In a statement, the White House said that during the phone call, which was the second since Biden took office in January, they discussed "areas where our interests converge and areas where our interests, values, and perspectives diverge".

    September 10, 2021
  • PM to chair BRICS Summit on Thursday

    PM to chair BRICS Summit on Thursday

    Apart from Modi and Xi, the meeting will be attended by Brazil President Mr Jair Bolsanaro; Russian President Vladimir Putin and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa.

    September 6, 2021
  • Planning Techniques

    Planning Techniques

    The CPC has blended post-modern technology with the imperatives of governance.

    August 15, 2021
  • Xi in Tibet

    Xi in Tibet

    It is pretty evident that he underlined the development imperative in an effort to play to the local gallery.

    July 29, 2021
  • China vs WHO

    China vs WHO

    On Thursday, the United States criticised China’s position as “irresponsible and dangerous”.

    July 26, 2021
  • Beijing’s man in Kabul

    Beijing’s man in Kabul

    A change in geostrategy is, therefore, almost certain. Yue will replace Liu Jian, who was appointed to the post barely a year ago.

    July 24, 2021
  • Chinese President makes surprise visit to Tibet

    Chinese President makes surprise visit to Tibet

    Xi said, he came to meet the people in Nyingtri first, telling them that not a single ethnic group should be left behind in the efforts to fully build a modern socialist China

    July 23, 2021
  • Xi’s script

    Xi’s script

    Besides hailing its first centenary goal of building a ‘moderately prosperous society’ for all, the focus shifted towards drumming nativist passions by insisting that it would not get ‘bullied, oppressed or subjugated‘ and that it would not accept ‘sanctimonious preaching‘ from anyone. The wary instinct of protectionism was palpable, and all-pervasive.

    July 7, 2021
  • Wall of Steel

    Wall of Steel

    The party’s continued rule, he averred, was essential to ensure that China stayed on course towards becoming a wealthy and advanced world power.

    July 3, 2021
  • Firmly in control, China’s Communist Party marks centenary

    Firmly in control, China’s Communist Party marks centenary

    Xi said the party would retain absolute control over its military wing, the People’s Liberation Army

    July 1, 2021
  • At 100, China’s Communist Party looks to cement its future

    At 100, China’s Communist Party looks to cement its future

    The party has long invoked its history to justify its right to rule, said Joseph Fewsmith, a professor of Chinese politics at Boston University

    June 30, 2021