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Pavan Srinath’s initiative “Know Your Climate” featured in The Economic Times

Takshashila’s Pavan Srinath quoted in The Economic Times on a piece on individuals who are contributing to making smarter cities. Groups, individuals work on smart moves to make smart cities “”Indian school education often focuses on the climate and geography of...

Nitin Pai quoted on free speech and expression

Takshashila’s Nitin Pai quoted in The Bangalore Mirror on a piece on the freedom of expression, in light of the recent attacks on Charlie Hebdo in Paris, and the protests against  Perumal Murugan’s novel Mathorubhagan. Is freedom of speech bunkum?...

Nitin Pai cited in a piece on liberal values

Takshashila’s Nitin Pai cited in The Bangalore Mirror on a piece discussing the significance of liberal values. Wear your fearlessness “Taking up the cause of the harangued author, who has decided to stop writing in protest, Nitin Pai (in pic),...

Nitin Pai quoted on the recent case of the Greenpeace activist

Nitin Pai quoted in a piece on the case of the Greenpeace activist Priya Pillai, who was offloaded from a flight to London on the grounds that her name figured on a database issued by the Government of India, of individuals...

Gomtibai Govindji Prize awarded to Varun K Ramachandra and Nandita Lakshmanan

The Takshashila Institution awards the Gomtibai Govindji Prize to Varun K Ramachandra and Nandita Lakshmanan for distinction in the study of public policy. The Gomtibai Govindji Prize has been instituted by her family to recognise the overall best performing student...

Nitin Pai featured in Forbes India’s list of smart doers and thinkers

Takshashila’s Nitin Pai featured in a Forbes India list of smart doers and thinkers who ought to be closely followed and read to get a smarter understanding of contemporary India and its place in the world. Minds that (should) matter...

Takshashila alumnus Revendra T participates in the SCA Region Legislative Fellows Program

Takshashila’s GCPP alumnus Revendra T participated in the SCA Region Legislative Fellows Program from October 8 – November 8, 2014. The program, sponsored by the US Department of State, is a two-way exchange project for 21 professionals and young leaders from India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,...

Nitin Pai speaks at the International Conference on Energy Security Challenges

Takshashila’s Nitin Pai speaks at the the International Conference on Energy Security Challenges on “An ‘Eightfold path’ to secure supply of nuclear energy infrastructure”. The conference was held on 13th December, in Kochi. Nitin explained his eight fold part to securing nuclear...

Nitin Pai quoted in a piece on Putin’s Delhi visit

Takshashila’s Nitin Pai quoted in a piece on Russian president Vladimir Putin’s meeting in New Delhi on the sidelines of the 13th India-Russia summit. As sanctions bite, Russia cosies up to India Mr Putin’s visit comes “at a time when there...

Takshashila hosts two panels at the Goa Litfest

The Takshashila Institution partnered with the Goa Arts + Literary Festival 2014 to present two exclusive panel discussions on public policy. The first panel on “How to become a policy wonk?” featured Sachin Kalbag (Editor, Mid-Day), Raj Cherubal (Director of...
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