Living next door to China is not easy. Like most of China’s neighbours,India too has grappled hard to cope with Beijing’s unpredictable behaviour.
For decades after the 1962 debacle,a closed group of China experts handle this relationship,keeping every detail outside public domain and every move a tightly-guarded secret. But from the year 2004,the media turned its gaze at this relationship. The Indian Express,in particular,has traced and exposed the problems with China,raised public debate and yanked apart the veil of secrecy. A series by Pranab Dhal Samanta.