Kanya Maha Vidyalaya- the Heritage & Autonomous institution, Seat of Women Empowerment, Ranked No.1 in India by India Today Ranking (various categories) is known for maintaining high standards of academic excellence. In keeping with this tradition, KVM Principal Prof. (Dr.) Atima Sharma Dwivedi honored Mrs. Ashima Sahni, Head, Department of Political Science on writing a book titled- “India China Relation in 21st Century: New Beginnings & Old Continuums” with detailed information on the emergence of India and China, the two Asian Superpowers in the 21st Century. The book explores a wide range of issues related to the recent changes that have occurred in India China relations such as Strategic co-operation in the context of nuclear energy, ASEAN, NATO, Strategic Triangle, Defence, Energy security, Human rights issue & Counterterrorism, etc.
It is important to mention that Ashima Sahni has earlier edited a book titled “Human Rights: Challenges & Prospects” and also has more than 20 research papers to her credit in reputed national & international journals. Sahni attributed her success to KMV Principal, Prof. (Dr.) Atima Sharma Dwivedi who always inspires the faculty to achieve greater heights of success and also to the academic environment provided by the KMV to grow and nurture one’s talent and hone one’s skill.
Principal Prof. (Dr.) Atima Sharma Dwivedi congratulated Ashima Sahni for her outstanding achievement. She averred that KMV provides the most suitable ambiance for the teachers to pursue academic & research-related activities. She further maintained that this book will be a good addition to all university & college libraries with significant holdings in International Affairs & Asian Studies.