December 4, 2018

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Takshashila Discussion Document: A Framework for Countering Mobilised Violence

Mobilised violence is detrimental to the democratic fabric of India. It prevents individuals from enjoying their right to speak, move and conduct business freely. It can also cause injuries and loss of life to bystanders, in addition to significant economic...

Chinese gene-edited baby row rekindles need for guidelines in India

The global scientific community has been outraged by a Chinese scientist He Jiankui’s claim of creating the world’s first genetically modified baby using the gene editing technique CRISPR-Cas9. The scientist claims that baby Lulu – who differs from previous recipients of gene...

India needs Reforms 2.0 to save both bureaucracy and good IAS officers like H.C. Gupta

How is it that despite widespread corruption, inefficiency and incompetence across governments, India remains a country where, by and large, people are relatively safe, secure and prospering? Because, the outcome of the actions of the good people in government still...