South Asia and Beyond

Taiwan’s Bizarre Historical Obstinacy On India-China Border

 Taiwan’s Bizarre Historical Obstinacy On India-China Border
Meet Dr Mumin Chen, deputy representative at the Taiwan Representative Office in Delhi. He’s a former academic from Taiwan’s National Chung Hsing University and is regarded as among the foremost India specialists in Taiwan. There’s something else. During his academic avatar in 2014, he had authored a paper on the India-China border dispute after studying the relevant archives at his country’s foreign ministry. The paper was formally presented at an international symposium in Taipei in 2014 jointly organised by the Institute of Chinese Studies and the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla....Read More

Surya Gangadharan

Thirty eight years in journalism, widely travelled, history buff with a preference for Old Monk Rum. Current interest/focus spans China, Technology and Trade. Recent reads: Steven Colls Directorate S and Alexander Frater's Chasing the Monsoon. Netflix/Prime video junkie. Loves animal videos on Facebook. Reluctant tweeter.