Between Two Worlds: British India, Qing China and the Technologies of Empire-Making in Tibet in the Nineteenth Century

Sayantani Mukherjee

Wednesday Seminar |7 August

This talk focused on the differential nature of British India and Qing China as informational and extractive states and further, studied the competing forms of knowledge production about Tibet to interrogate the construction of science as a "global truth" in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Mapping China's Interest in Kashmir

Abhijnan Rej

Wednesday Seminar |14 August

This presentation focused on the implications for India-China relations with the recent decision by the Government of India to abrogate Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.
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From Sapru House Lawns To Sri Ram Road: Commemorating 50 Years Of ICS

Manoranjan Mohanty, Ashis Nandy, Kishan Rana, Ashok Kantha, Alka Acharya, Madhurima Nundy, P.K. Anand, Nirmola Sharma, Veda Vaidyanathan

Special Lectures/Conference |19 August 

This event commemorated the completion of 50 years of ICS.
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Psychological Science and the India-China Conundrum

Ravi Bhoothalingam

Wednesday Seminar |21 August

This presentation attempted to look at the India-China Relations from a psychological perspective by trying to unearth deeper underlying patterns that explains the current and past behavior of the two countries.
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State of Water Politics between India and China: Questions of Development and Cooperation

Ambika Vishwanath

Wednesday Seminar | 28 August

This seminar focused on the state of water politics between India and China and connect the transboundary issue to the larger question of development and cooperation in the region.
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Volume 55 | Issue 3 | August 2019
The China Report is a refereed journal in the field of social sciences and international relations. It encourages free expression and discussion of different ideas and approaches which assist in better understanding China and its neighbours. It welcomes and offers a platform for original research from a multi-disciplinary perspective, in new and emerging areas, by scholars and research students. It seeks to promote analysis and vigorous debate on all aspects of Sino-Indian relations, India–China comparative studies and multilateral and bilateral initiatives and collaborations across Asia.

Nuclear Arms Limitation With China?

Samanvya Hooda |Issue No. 79 | August 2019
China has been criticised about its nuclear modernisation a great deal in recent years. With the landmark New START's future looking increasingly dubious, this paper examines.
The ICS Blog is a platform for an open dialogue that aims to inform and enlighten, especially young scholars and analysts on contemporary issues related to China and East Asia.
Discovering My Father Artist Xu Beihong’s Experience in Santiniketan, India
Xu Fangfang
13 August
‘PRC Scholars React to India’s Contentious Kashmir Move’: An Analysis
Dr. Hemant Adlakha
23 August
Bifurcation of Jammu & Kashmir: India’s China Strategy
Samanvya Hooda
The Diplomat | 15 August 
India's No First Use Pledge: Clarification's & Questions
Samanvya Hooda
Firstpost | 18 August
Doklam then, Kashmir now: India and China again in the cross hairs – Thucydides Trap or Ah Q-ism
Dr. Hemant Adlakha
Wednesday Seminar | 11 September | Seminar Room, ICS | 3 PM
Perspectives on India-China Relations and Trends in Indo-Pacific Development
Special Lectures/Conferences | 20 September | IIC, New Delhi | 9:30 AM
China’s Digital Silk Road: Implications for India
Special Lectures/Conferences | 25 September | IIC, New Delhi | 9:30 AM
12th All India Conference of China Studies (AICCS)
AICCS | 8-10 November | JGU | 10 AM



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Assistant Director & Associate Fellow
Institute of Chinese Studies


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