2. Second, Chinese space missions have not gone beyond earth's orbit, India has done successful Inter-planetary expeditions across the solar system..
3. Third, China is still at a preliminary stage in developing a reusable launch vehicle, India is way ahead.
4. India is the cheapest launch provider in the world for low orbit missions and deep space inter planetary expeditions. China is yet to demonstrate it's cost competitiveness !
5. Astrosat space telescope, though less capable, is India's answer to the Hubble. China is yet to enter this high tech area, though they have great plans. India is definitely way ahead of China is space technology as all indications point that India is smarter than China.