Sumon In China

  • Beyond Tibet, a different shade of China 29-06-2011 08:31 AM

    Lijiang, Yunnan Province: On July 1, China will mark the 90th anniversary of the birth of the Communist party. And one of the main talking points in Beijing today is how to sort out the global image of lack of human rights inside China. While the repression in Tibet is...
  • Stilwell Road: Indo-China road to peace? 28-06-2011 09:04 AM

    Kunming, Yunnan province: Bilateral relations between India and China have often been a bumpy ride. But these days, the Chinese are pinning their hopes on the reopening of a road to improve their relations with India. The Stilwell Road was built during World War II and the Indo-China relations can...
  • Now, 'made in China' doctors in India 27-06-2011 08:59 AM

    Yunnan Province, China: Twenty eight Chinese universities are promoting their MBBS degrees and are top picks for Indians. Dali University - one of the top universities in China is busy promoting their MBBS course - the top pick of several aspiring Indian students. Bimbadhar and Vamshi Krishna from Andhra Pradesh...
  • Indian doctors, made-in-China

    CHAKRAVIEW |  Sumon K Chakrabarti
    If you have often baulked at the 'Made in China' tag, there's a new product coming your way: Indian doctors. Thousands of made-in-China Indian ...

  • What Bengal Left didn't learn from China

    CHAKRAVIEW |  Sumon K Chakrabarti
    It's actually ironic that I am in China! To understand the enormity of the purpose, you have to be born, bred in West Bengal, my...

  • Of clouds and computing in China

    CHAKRAVIEW |  Sumon K Chakrabarti
    As they say, every cloud has a silver-lining. This cloud in Kungming had one. It was overcast when we landed early morning, to be replaced...