Lt. Gen. D S Hooda (Retd), Lt. Gen. S L Narasimhan (Retd)
Impact of Covid-19 on the trajectory of China's ambitious programme of defence modernisation; fallout of the pandemic on China's ongoing defence restructuring and reforms, which are unprecedented in scope and character.
China's science, technology and innovation ecosystem, which has been forming for 40 years, asserts itself today in an unprecedented way. This situation already has a major impact on the global scientific ecosystem.
It is well understood that India needs to greatly strengthen its knowledge and understanding of China, particularly in the context of today’s world, through systematic encouragement of China studies in India...