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Will the 13th Century Pax Mongolica Return With China's New Silk Road?

Robert Skidelsky | Posted 06.22.2015 | World
Robert Skidelsky

LONDON -- Eurasia is an idea whose time, it is said, has come around again. Recent historical research has rescued the old Silk Road from historical oblivion. The late American sociologist Janet Abu-Lughod identified eight overlapping "circuits of trade" between northwest Europe and China that, under the aegis of a Pax Mongolica, flourished between the 13th and 14th centuries.

Why the 'Asian Century' Might Actually Belong to India, Not China

Samir Saran | Posted 06.02.2015 | World
Samir Saran

India's existential dilemma for the 21st century is to "stare down the dragon while embracing it."

India's Twitter-Star Premier Brings China Leader Into Selfie Craze

Reuters | Posted 05.15.2015 | World

BEIJING, May 15 (Reuters) - In a rare show of everyman charm from one of China's most elite politicians, Premier Li Keqiang appeared in a grinning sel...

Xi: 'Factory' China And 'Back Office' India Can Drive Global Growth Together

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2014 | World

By Rupam Jain Nair AHMEDABAD, India, Sept 17 (Reuters) - The "world's factory" and the "world's back office" could togethe...

China On Track To Develop Indian Railways As Xi Heads To South Asia

Reuters | Posted 11.15.2014 | World

By Sanjeev Miglani and Ben Blanchard NEW DELHI/BEIJING, Sept 14 (Reuters) - China will pledge to invest billions of dollars in Ind...

China Cultivates India Amid Tension With Neighbors

AP | By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 08.11.2014 | World

BEIJING (AP) — Amid fierce disputes with Japan, Vietnam and the Philippines, China is reaching out to India in a warming trend that could help ramp ...

China Premier In India To Boost Ties, Settle Disputes

AP | ASHOK SHARMA | Posted 07.19.2013 | World

NEW DELHI — Just weeks after a tense border standoff, China's new premier visited India on Sunday on his first foreign trip as the neighboring g...

China Spurs New Asia Arms Race

The Wall Street Journal | AMOL SHARMA in New Delhi, JEREMY PAGE in Beijing, JAMES HOOKWAY in Hanoi and RACHEL PANNETT in Canberra | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At Mazagon Dock near the southern tip of Mumbai, hidden behind high concrete walls, hundreds of Indian workers are putting the finishing touches on th...

China, India Tensions Rise After Spats Over Disputed Land And Dalai Lama | Peter Ford | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Beijing - China and India have taken a vituperative war of words and diplomatic barbs to an unusual level of tension in recent days, prompting fears t...

China, India Butt Heads Over Indian Troop Movements

TNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China's official media has reacted sharply to reports that India was deploying more troops along the border with China with one of them saying the mov...