March 2, 2016

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Third batch of B.CLIP: B.PAC Civic Leadership Incubator Programme concludes

The third batch of B.CLIP: B.PAC Civic Leadership Incubator Programme, an education programme jointly designed by the Takshashila Institution and the Bangalore Political Action Committee (B.PAC) concluded its training programme in February, 2016. B.CLIP aims to create a pool of...

The shifting political economy of Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Action now shifts to the states which will have the first real opportunity to react to a new, and still shifting fiscal landscape By Pranay Kotasthane (@pranaykotas) One of the most dynamic features over the last three budgets has been the...

First weekend workshop for the thirteenth cohort of GCPP

The first weekend workshop of the 13th consecutive batch of the Takshashila’s Graduate Certificate in Public Policy Programme (GCPP) was held in TERI from February 26-28, 2016. Speakers at the workshop included Rohini Nilekani, Kiran Jonnalgadda, Narayan Ramachandran, V Vinay,...

Takshashila hosts Australian Financial Review’s Greg Earl

Greg Earl, the Asia Pacific editor of Australian financial review visited the Takshashila office along with Sandra O’ Malley, first secretary (Public Affairs) at the Australian high commission. Greg Earl is Asia Pacific and National Affairs editor for the Australian...

Kanhaiya Kumar and blockchain

In a society with severe trust deficit technology can help bridge the gap. There have been many victims in the JNU incident but none suffered greater damage than the credibility of the media, especially the TV reportage. Video journalism was...

‘Inflation’ ला मराठीमधे काय म्हणाल?

महागाई चलनवाढ असे अनेक शब्द आपण रोजच्या वर्तमानपत्रात वाचत असतो. पण ह्यांचा नक्की अर्थ काय आहे? महागाईसाठी कोणाला दोष द्यायचा हे ठरवण्याआधी ती नक्की कशामुळे निर्माण होते ते पाहूया. महागाई दोन कारणांमुळे होऊ शकते. पहिलं अगदी सोपं आहे. एखादी गोष्ट...