July 22, 2021

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Puliyabaazi, a podcast by Pranay Kotasthane and Saurabh Chandra completes 100 episodes

Puliyabaazi, a Hindi-Urdu podcast on the Pragati platform completed 100 episodes on Thursday. Co-hosted by tech entrepreneur and Takshashila faculty fellow Saurabh Chandra, and Takshashila deputy director Pranay Kotasthane, Puliyabaazi features conversations on politics, public policy, technology, philosophy, and history,...

Shambhavi Naik mentioned in a Reuters article on India’s DNA Technology Regulation Bill

Shambhavi Naik was mentioned in a Reuters article on India’s DNA Technology Regulation Bill. She was quoted as saying: The bill creates an umbrella databank for multiple purposes; the main concern is the lack of clarity on what data may...

All Things Policy: Tackling Mis/Disinformation on Vaccines

 Only around 6% of Indians have been fully vaccinated. While there are supply-side constraints, demand-side bottlenecks such as vaccine hesitancy are a challenge. With a new virus variant hitting several countries, vaccine hesitancy in a vast country like India...