November 10, 2016

Day

Book Launch: What Does it Mean to be a Liberal in India?

The Takshashila Institution, in collaboration with the Friedrich Naumann Foundation (FNF), hosted the Bangalore launch of the new book, What Does it Mean to be a Liberal in India? This book is a collection of essays on liberty, liberals and...

Takshashila Hosts Bertil Lintner

The Takshashila Institution hosted Swedish journalist, Bertil Lintner on 8th and 9th November 2016 at their offices in Ulsoor, Bangalore. Bertil Lintner was invited as part of the Bangalore Fellows Programme. A former Burma correspondent of the now defunct Far...

First Weekend Workshop for GCPP15

Takshashila conducted the first workshop for the 15th consecutive batch of the Graduate Certificate in Public Policy (GCPP) from 4 November to 6 November 2016 at USI, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi. The key speakers included Arunabha Ghosh, Harish Damodaran, Ajay...

President Trump. What now for India?

Play the ball as it comes to the bat Peter Thiel, a Silicon Valley billionaire who backed Donald Trump’s candidacy, perhaps best explained the latter’s political appeal. Journalists and analysts, he said, took Mr Trump literally but not seriously, and...