Myths About China

Most Indians know more about USA and Europe than our northern neighbour China. This two-part series on The Pragati Podcast will bust myths about China and the Chinese government.

The Re-Education

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, the US pushes back against China’s “state-sponsored repression, surveillance, indoctrination and brutality.”

Of Complicated Relationships

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. The long term effects of the trade war, Sino-Pakistan ties and the World AI Conference dominated headlines. 

An East Wind Brews

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, pancake diplomacy, India’s ‘wily’ diplomacy and treatment of ethnic Uighurs dominated headlines. 

Xi Steps Out

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, President Xi Jinping leaves for his foreign tours while a trade spat unfolds at the WTO.

The First Shots of War

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, China formulates a multi-pronged strategy to deal with the trade war thrust on it by the US, the Communist Party turns 97 and India makes a concession.

A New World Order

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, Xi outlines his vision for a new world order, as China and India become unusual bedfellows.

Kim Visits China. Again

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, Xi and Kim cosy up, China fights back in the trade war with the USA, and the Chinese ambassador lays out a road map for relations with India.

Summing up the Summits

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, the US tries to spin the Trump-Kim talks, Xi stresses the ‘Shanghai Spirit’, and the Chinese engine of growth stutters.

The Drumbeat of Tensions

A weekly bulletin offering news and analysis related to the Middle Kingdom. This week, there’s trouble in the South China Sea, and China aims for self-reliance as US trade negotiators and Angela Merkel come visiting.