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The Seen and the Unseen - hosted by Amit Varma

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The Seen and the Unseen, hosted by Amit Varma, features longform conversations that aim to give deep insights into the subjects being discussed. Timeless and bingeworthy.


Ep. 143: What Does China Want?

The geopolitics of the West is reasonably well-understood -- but China remains a mystery to many. What drives China? How does it look at India? China expert Manoj Kewalramani joins Amit Varma in episode 143 of The Seen and the Unseen to provide historical context and strategic perspective.

Also check out:

  1. Modi-Xi Informal Summit: An Indian Interests Agenda -- Manoj Kewalramani
  2. Chinese Foreign Policy -- Episode 81 of The Seen and the Unseen
  3. Myths About China -- Episode 66 of The Pragati Podcast
  4. No, China Isn’t Taking Over the World -- Episode 67 of The Pragati Podcast
  5. A Meeting in Mamallapuram -- Episode 179 of All Things Policy
  6. Protracted Contest -- John W Garver
  7. The India-Pakistan Conflict -- Episode 111 of The Seen and the Unseen
  8. India in the Nuclear Age -- Episode 80 of The Seen and the Unseen
  9. Eye on China: Manoj Kewalramani's weekly newsletter on China

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