KASHMIR: Why Xi supports Imran but secretly loves Modi (Hint: Money Matters)

China sides with Pakistan on Kashmir but its intentions are better served by not interfering in India’s ‘internal matter’.

President Jinping invited PM Modi to China for next summit: Vijay Gokhale

Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale held a press conference on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s two-day visit to India. Briefing on President’s Jinping visit, ‘The two leaders today had a conversation for almost 90 minutes, followed by delegation level talks and then lunch was hosted by PM Modi.

PM Modi, President Xi hold talks in Kovalam

After informal summit in Mamallapuram, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping in Kovalam. Leaders held one-on-one talk in coastal city. They will also hold delegation level talks. Chinese President and PM Modi arrived in Kovalam earlier today. President Xi is on a two-day visit.

Modi merges Swachh Bharat and Fit India; goes plogging at Mamallapuram beach

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi put on his jogging shoes and went plogging on the second day of the Modi-Xi summit in Tamil Nadu. His…

Ahead of PM Modi & Prez Xi 2nd informal meet, Indian Navy deploys warships at Mamallapuram seashore

The second informal meeting between Prime Minister Narenra Modi and President Xi Jinping will begin in Tamil Nadu’s Mamallapuram on Oct 11. Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard have deployed warships at some distance from the shore in Mamallapuram.

Stopgap Diplomacy: Why Modi and Xi need the ‘Informal’ Summits

From Xi’an to Ahmedabad and Wuhan to Mamallapuram, Modi and Xi have started a trend of informal bilateral meets to provide stopgaps in a perpetually ‘at odds’ relationship.