China is the only country to have crushed India militarily in living memory. The humiliation inflicted in 1962 has scarred relations between the world’s two most populated and nuclear-armed nations giving Beijing a big psychological advantage over New Delhi for five-and-a-half decades.
Happymon Jacob: Narendra Modi returned from Wuhan a winner. (Supplied)
Time for SCO
Jayadev Ranade: China proposed an informal summit way back in September. (Supplied)
Summit without agenda
Ashutosh Varshney: Summit was a low-cost, high benefit option for China. (Supplied)
Roderick Macfarquhar: India looks to China with admiration but China doesn’t. (Supplied)