March 24, 2021

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Why did India close Jalalabad consulate?

This article was first published in Deccan Herald. In a sudden and surprising development in March last year, India closed its consulates in Jalalabad and Herat. Jalalabad is 65 km from the Torkham border crossing with Pakistan, and Herat about...

All Things Policy: India’s Approach to Welfare

 India’s welfare architecture has changed over time. But have these changes been for the better? Apurva Kumar and Sarthak Pradhan discuss the evolution of welfare systems in India. Here are some articles referred to in the podcast: https://ceda.ashoka.edu.in/new-welfarism-and-the-child-in-india-new-evidence-from-the-nfhs/ https://www.ideasforindia.in/topics/macroeconomics/new-welfarism-old-wine-new-bottles.html...