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Takshashila and Abba Eban Institute to launch High-Tech Geopolitics: Perspectives from India and Israel discussion series

The Takshashila Institution and the Abba Eban Institute for International Diplomacy are partnering to host a discussion series titled, High-Tech Geopolitics: Perspectives from India and Israel. It will involve a series...

Takshashila launches the Political Mandala quiz show

The Takshashila Institution launched the Political Mandala, a quiz show that allows people to reflect on their political beliefs, on 8th January 2021. The show featured Ashok Krish as the...

Nitin Pai appeared on an India Ahead panel on WhatsApp’s privacy policy

Nitin Pai appeared on an India Ahead panel on WhatsApp’s privacy policy. In the interview, he focussed on the need for a robust data protection law in India. You can...

Nitin Pai addressed NUJS students on the politics and policy of the information age

Nitin Pai addressed NUJS students on the politics and policy of the information age on 8th January 2021. He addressed the nature of radically networked societies and their effect on...

Nitin Pai quoted in DW over India’s approval of Covaxin

Nitin Pai was quoted in DW over India’s controversial approval of Covaxin. Nitin stressed that the approval was done for extra-scientific reasons and was therefore likely to be criticized. He...

Shambhavi Naik quoted in Business Insider on the side effects of the COVID-19 vaccines

Shambhavi Naik was quoted in Business Insider on the side effects of the COVID-19 vaccines. She was quoted as saying, The vaccine approval process has been expedited but does not...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in The Hindu BusinessLine on Chinese aggression

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in The Hindu BusinessLine on Chinese aggression. He was quoted as saying, I see them being as aggressive (in the future) as they have been. Read...

Nitin Pai quoted in The Statesman on Maritime Theatre Commands

Nitin Pai was quoted in The Statesman on Maritime Theatre Commands. Nitin was quoted as saying, Ideally, the entire picture — all the commands, their roles and their relationship to...

Ajit Ranade appeared on a CNBC TV panel on RBI inflation

Ajit Ranade was quoted in CNBC TV on RBI inflation. Watch the full programme here

Shambhavi Naik appeared on News X on India’s vaccination drive

Shambhavi Naik appeared on News X on India’s vaccination drive. You can watch the video here:

Shambhavi Naik appeared in a BBC video on how India should vaccinate 1.3 billion people

Shambhavi Naik appeared in a BBC video on how India should vaccinate 1.3 billion people. You can watch the video here:

Ajit Ranade appeared in the Mint’s Road to Recovery series

Ajit Ranade appeared in the Mint’s Road to Recovery series discussing the importance of the 2021 union budget. Watch the video here

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in Vice on China setting up villages near the border with India

Manoj Kewalramani, Fellow, China Studies, at Takshashila, was quoted in VICE World News on China’s policy of creating settlements along areas disputed with Bhutan near the border with India. He...

Ajit Ranade quoted in the Mint on the need to strategically discourage imports in India

Ajit Ranade was quoted in the Mint on the need to strategically discourage imports in India. He said: If you look at the last five-six years, overall average tariffs have...

Takshashila begins collaboration with Marginal Revolution University for its Graduate Certificate in Public Policy programme

Starting January 2021, Takshashila Institution and Marginal Revolution University (MRU) will collaborate to enhance the quality of economics education across Takshashila’s graduate programmes. MRU’s internationally renowned academic faculty and course...

Prateek Waghre quoted in The Quint on Twitter’s disinformation policy

Prateek Waghre was quoted in The Quint on Twitter’s disinformation policy. He was quoted as saying, “If they do take some action, it is important to understand on what basis...

Nitin Pai speaks on maritime power at Southern Naval Command’s Navy Day event

Nitin Pai addressed an event organised by the Southern Naval Command on the occasion of Navy Day (Dec 4th, 2020). In his remarks, Pai noted that employing the navy during...

Anupam Manur quoted in Hindustan Times on monetary policy

Anupam Manur was quoted in a Hindustan Times article about RBI and its monetary policy. Anupam was quoted as saying, Core inflation is proving to be sticky at about 5.5%...

Pranay Kotasthane mentioned in Deccan Herald on the cost of Waste disposal in India

Pranay Kotasthane was mentioned in Deccan Herald on the cost of Waste disposal in India. Pranay was mentioned as saying: If people start dumping waste outside because they don’t want...

Suyash Desai discussed China’s Nuclear Strategy at CAPS

Suyash Desai served as a research discussant to critique Ms Sanjana Gogna’s paper on China’s Nuclear Strategy on a webinar organised by the Centre for Air Power Studies, New Delhi,...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in The Telegraph on India not joining RCEP

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in an article in The Telegraph published on 18th November, on India not joining the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership agreement. Manoj was quoted as saying: “We...

Takshashila hosts a #DeepWebinar on the Way Forward for India-Myanmar Relations

On 18th November 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted a #DeepWebinar focused on exploring ways forward for India-Myanmar relations. It included Bertil Lintner(Security Affairs Correspondent for Asia Times and Author of seven...

Nitin Pai appeared in a panel on Emerging Geopolitics in High Technology at the Bengaluru Tech Summit

Nitin Pai appeared in a panel on Emerging Geopolitics in High Technology at the Bengaluru Tech Summit. The panel also featured Australian Strategic Policy Institute Deputy Director, Danielle Cave and...

Shambhavi Naik appeared in the Nature Careers podcast

Shambhavi Naik appeared in the Nature Careers podcast, where she talked about the postdoc experience and explored why talented graduate students who opted to develop their careers in India, rather...

Anupam Manur appeared in a two-part episode on the history of the Indian Economy on IVM’s Uncle Please Sit podcast

Anupam Manur appeared in a two-part episode on the history of the Indian Economy on IVM’s Uncle Please Sit podcast, on November 9 and November 16. You can listen to...

Nitin Pai appeared on the Tell It Like It Is podcast by Manisha Kadagathur

Nitin Pai appeared on the Tell it like it is podcast by Manisha Kadagathur. On the podcast, Nitin reflects on Takshashila Institution’s journey and the state of public policy discourse...

Pranay Kotasthane quoted in RFI on the impact of US presidential elections on India

Pranay Kotasthane was quoted in a RFI article published on 7th November, on the impact of US presidential elections on India. Pranay was quoted as saying: “The election’s impact on...

Takshashila hosts a #BookLounge on “Making India Great: The Promise of a Reluctant Global Power”

On 6 November 2020, the Takshashila Institution hosted Dr Aparna Pande for a discussion on her new book, Making India Great: The Promise of a Reluctant Global Power. She is...

Pranay Kotasthane mentioned in an Arab News article on the effect of Kamala Harris’ Indian ancestry on US-India relations

Pranay Kotasthane was mentioned in an Arab News article on the effect of Kamala Harris’ Indian ancestry on US-India relations, on 8th November. Pranay was quoted saying, It would be...

Anupam Manur appeared on India Development Debate on ET Now

Anupam Manur appeared on India Development Debate on ET Now to comment on the justification behind the 30% cap on UPI transactions levied on third party payment apps by the...
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