June 13, 2020

Day

Takshashila hosts a book discussion with Prof Rory Medcalf on the geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific Region

The Takshashila Institution hosted Prof Rory Medcalf, Head of National Security College at the Australian National University, on 13 June 2020. The event featured a conversation between him and Nitin Pai, Co-founder & Director, The Takshashila Institution, discussing his book:...

The PLA Insight: Partial Disengagement on the Sino-Indian Border; Tensions Around the Taiwan Strait; South China Sea; PLA Officer’s Arrest; Border Power Grid, and more

I. The Big Story: Partial Disengagement on the Sino-Indian Border The past week has been hectic for both China and India as the two sides held talks between the senior military commanders for easing the tensions along the border. The Indian side was represented...

Let us not dilute law on cheque bouncing

The Indian court system is notoriously clogged. There are more than three crore cases pending at various levels and stages. Justice delayed is justice denied. What do we do? Experts and bodies such as law commissions and industry chambers have...