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Suyash Desai’s article translated into Hindi and published in Nav Bharat Times

Suyash Desai recently authored an article on China’s border infrastructure development in the Times of India. The article was then translated into Hindi and published by Navbharat times. You can...

Lt. Gen Prakash Menon quoted in the Wire on the appointment of India’s next CDS

Lt. Gen Prakash Menon was quoted in the Wire on the appointment of India’s next Chief of Defence Staff (CDS). Following the demise of Gen. Bipin Rawat, there has been...

Shrey Khanna appeared on Aaj Tak Radio

Shrey Khanna appeared on Aaj Tak Radio’s podcast on 12th January. He spoke about Pakistan’s economic troubles and Imran Khan’s argument on the economy. He appears 23 mins 37 secs onwards. You...

Nitin interviewed on Radio Mirchi 95 FM

Nitin was interviewed on Radio Mirchi 95 FM on 7 January by RJ Sarah Nazir. Nitin spoke about the role of think tanks in public discourse and policymaking.  

Pranay Kotasthane quoted in Outlook Business on India’s semiconductor policy

Pranay Kotasthane was quoted in Outlook Business on India’s semiconductor policy. He said: It takes at least five years to set up one Semiconductor fab unit. Unless the investors have...

Lt. Gen. Menon quoted in an article in The Wire on the legacy of Gen. Rawat

Lt. Gen. Menon was quoted in an article in The Wire on the legacy of General Bipin Rawat. The article argues that Gen. Rawat’s legacy, among other things, will be...

Megha Pardhi quoted in an article in The Next Web about China’s new AI policy

Megha Pardhi was quoted in an article in The Next Web about China’s new AI policy. The article writes: Research analyst Megha Pardhi, writing for the Asia Times, recently opined it...

Manoj Kewalramani appeared on Puliyabaazi Hindi podcast

Manoj Kewalramani appeared on Pranay Kotasthane and Saurabh Chandra’s Hindi podcast Puliyabaazi to discuss China’s narrative management during the pandemic. We also discuss politics and factions in China and try...

Suyash Desai appeared in a symposium on India-China relations

Suyash Desai appeared in a symposium on Towards Better China-India Understanding: A Study of CPC Resolution on History. Suyash said: The geopolitical situation has changed and we are more into the...

Nitin Pai appeared on Newslaundry’s NL Hafta podcast

Nitin Pai appeared on Newslaundry’s NL Hafta podcast. In the episode, Abhinandan Sekhri, Manisha Pande, Raman Kirpal and Jayashree Arunachalam spoke to Apar Gupta, writer and executive director of Internet Freedom...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in the Hindu Businessline on the corporate winners of the pandemic

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in the Hindu Businessline on the corporate winners of the pandemic. The article also explored the effect of India-China relations on India’s startups, and China’s domestic...

Prateek Waghre was part of a discussion on misinformation and online harms on Reddit

Prateek Waghre was part of a discussion with Tarunima Prabhakar, research lead at Tattle Civic Tech, on misinformation and online harms on Reddit.

Pranay Kotasthane chaired a discussion on China’s Technological Ambitions and Realities

Pranay Kotasthane chaired a discussion on China’s Technological Ambitions and Realities at the Centre for Contemporary China Studies’ annual seminar on 8th December 2021. The theme of the seminar was...

Lt. Gen. Prakash Menon was quoted in Moneycontrol on the successor to Gen. Rawat

Lt. Gen. Prakash Menon was quoted in Moneycontrol on the successor to Gen. Rawat as Chief of Defence Staff. Here is the extract from Moneycontrol: While there are former top...

Manoj Kewalramani spoke to Ambassador Nirupama Menon Rao on her new book

Manoj Kewalramani spoke to Ambassador Nirupama Menon Rao on her new book, “The Fractured Book”, at an event by the Bangalore International Centre on 9th December. You can watch the full...

Prateek Waghre appeared in a panel on Virus Contact Tracing Apps

Prateek Waghre appeared on an Internet Governance Forum panel on the use of Contact Tracing Apps during the pandemic. Prateek’s work in the area is centred on a Takshashila Discussion...

Pranay Kotasthane spoke at a panel on Quad: Cyber Security Capabilities

Pranay kotasthane spoke at a panel on Quad: Cyber Security Capabilities, Collective Efforts for Research and Education at the Security Education, Research and Innovation Conference 2021 organised by National Centre...

Pranay Kotasthane quoted on China’s semiconductor industry’s prospects

In an article in the Week, Pranay Kotasthane was quoted on China’s semiconductor industry’s prospects. On China’s position in the semiconductor value chain, he said: Assembly and testing is right...

Pranay Kotasthane spoke to Ashish Kulkarni of the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics.

Pranay Kotasthane spoke to Ashish Kulkarni of the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics. Ashish Kulkarni is an Assistant Professor at Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics. He is also the...

Shambhavi Naik quoted in Business Standard

Takshashila’s Shambhavi Naik was quoted in Business Standard on the need to streamline research on CRISPR gene-editing technology. Talking about the guidelines existing on Therapeutic diagnostics and products, Dr Shambhavi...

Shrey Khanna appeared on Aaj Tak Radio

Shrey Khanna appeared on Aaj Tak Radio’s podcast on 17th November. He spoke about the dire humanitarian situation in Afghanistan and explain why things are unlikely to get resolved in...

Sapni GK appeared on All Indians Matter podcast

Sapni GK appeared on All Indians Matter podcast to talk about the Supreme Court’s Pegasus order. You can listen to the full podcast below:  

Manoj Kewalramani appeared on The Diplomat’s Asia Geopolitics podcast

Manoj Kewalramani appeared on The Diplomat’s Asia Geopolitics podcast to discuss the shifting nature of India-China relations. You can listen to the full episode below

Prateek Waghre quoted in the Quint about hate speech and misinformation on Facebook

Prateek Waghre was quoted in the Quint about hate speech and misinformation on Facebook. He stressed on the importance of holding platforms accountable and added a note of caution that...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in the Voice of Vietnam on China’s new border law

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in the Voice of Vietnam on China’s new border law. Commenting on the specific provisions of the law, Manoj said: This is an expansive law that...

Aditya Pareek quoted in Sputnik News on Russia-India space collaboration

Aditya Pareek was quoted in Sputnik News on Russia-India space collaboration. Speaking on the importance of Russia’s Zeus Transportation and Energy Module to India’s space ambitions, Aditya said: Zeus is...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in the Voice of Vietnam on China’s new border law

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in the Voice of Vietnam on China’s new border law. Explaining the specific provisions of the new law, Manoj Kewalramani, Fellow-China Studies at The Takshashila Institution, said:...

Lt. Gen Menon quoted in an Indian Express article on the use of military force

Lt. Gen Menon was quoted in an Indian Express article on the use of military force. He said: It is not about the firepower on the target, but what is...

The Scroll.in interviewed Pranay Kotasthane about semiconductors and the Quad

The Scroll.in interviewed Pranay Kotasthane about semiconductors and the Quad. The interview traced Pranay’s journey into the policy space before picking his mind on the geopolitics of semiconductors and the role...

Nitin Pai moderated a session on geopolitics and economy at the 8th PAFI national forum

Nitin Pai moderated a session on geopolitics and economy at the 8th PAFI national forum, on Thursday October 21. It attempted to answer how the major trends in geo-politics in the...
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