Off The Cuff with Shivshankar Menon

Updated: 16 April, 2021 8:38 pm IST

India should not risk leaning too much on one side of global politics, even as the centre of gravity shifts towards New Delhi. Ultimately, India will become more Indian and China more Chinese as they tear apart the traditional Westphalian order, Shivshankar Menon, ex-NSA and author of ‘Choices: Inside the Making of Indian Foreign Policy’ and ‘India and Asian Geopolitics : The Past, Present.’ tells ThePrint’s Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta at ‘Off The Cuff’.

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