August 24, 2021

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Book review of China and the World

Abhishek Verma, a former intern with Takshashila’s China Studies programme wrote a book review of China and the World (edited by David Shambaugh), in IDSA’s journal, Strategic Analysis. Read the review here.

The Liberties You Give up Today

This article was first published in Deccan Herald. Views are personal. Over the past few months, I have often begun this column with anecdotes from movies or personal experiences, tying them to a relevant concept in tech policy. Let us...

Amb. P.S Raghavan reviewed Smokeless War, Manoj Kewalramani’s new book

Amb. P.S Raghavan reviewed Smokeless War, Manoj Kewalramani’s new book in Outlook magazine. You can read the full review here: https://magazine.outlookindia.com/story/books-characters-in-mandarin/304920

India’s domestic politics makes China-Pakistan nexus more potent in Taliban era

The establishment of the ‘Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan’ on 19 August was announced through a tweet from the handle of its official spokesman, Zabiullah Mujahid. The common wisdom in India is that terrorist threats to India would increase because Afghanistan will be...

All Things Policy: Vaccinating Kids: A Parent’s Perspective

 Since the early days of the pandemic, parents have been taking some comfort from the fact that SARS-CoV-2 is much less likely to cause serious illness in children than it is in adults. As India’s vaccination drive progresses, it...