Everything that happened at Mamallapuram remains 'informal', including the decisions taken (if any).
Forget about delivering something substantive on outstanding issues, Beijing has displayed undiluted hostility towards New Delhi.
| Musings from afar | 4-minute read
If China has a strategy of containing India, then New Delhi can challenge Beijing’s core interests. Alliance with Russia could come in handy.
For many in Pakistan's deep state, coming together of India and China is not welcome and needs to be stopped.
The Wuhan meeting declared focus on the long-term relations between the two countries.
| The Bigger Picture | 4-minute read
If the two countries want to move ahead along the lines indicated in Wuhan, they need to settle this, not set it aside as they have been doing in recent decades.