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Manoj Kewalramani quoted in the South China Morning Post

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in the South China Morning Post on trade relations between India and China. Manoj was quoted as saying: Where we see dependence creating vulnerability, we’re going...

Pranay Kotasthane spoke about the geopolitics of the semiconductor industry at Ahmedabad University

Pranay Kotasthane spoke about the geopolitics of the semiconductor industry at Ahmedabad University. You can watch the full sessions below:

Pranay Kotasthane quoted in Arab News on India and the Quad

PM Modi will attend a Quad summit scheduled to take place in the White House on September 24. In this context, Pranay Kotasthane was quoted in an Arab News article...

Nitin Pai quoted in Bussinessworld on China’s new Rail Road Line

Nitin Pai quoted in Bussinessworld on China’s new Rail Road Line. The article analyses how the Rail Road Line provides China with direct access to the Indian Ocean via Myanmar. Nitin...

Nitin Pai quoted in a Newsminute article on the role of states in India’s foreign policy

Nitin Pai was mentioned in a Newsminute article on the role of states in India’s foreign policy. He said: One suggestion has been made by Nitin Pai of Takshashila back...

Anand Arni mentioned in Firstpost on the meeting between India and the Taliban

Anand Arni was quoted in Firstpost on the meeting between India and the Taliban. Firstpost mentioned Mr Arni in the following passage: Anand Arni, former R&AW official, writes in Takshashila...

General Menon quoted in Moneycontrol on merit-based promotion of 3-star officers in the armed forces

General Menon quoted in Moneycontrol on the merit-based promotion of 3-star officers in the armed forces. He said: The current debate is in the context of the Narendra Modi government...

Takshashila conducts the third workshop of the Post-Graduate Programme (PGP) in Public policy

The third workshop of the Post-Graduate Programme (PGP) in Public Policy of Takshashila Institution was held between Friday, 27th August to Sunday, 29th August. The aim of this workshop was...

Pranay Kotasthane appeared on the Bretton Good podcast

Pranay Kotasthane appeared on the Bretton Goods podcast to talk about India’s vaccine diplomacy, why Pranay’s an optimist on Indian growth and what he learnt running a Hindi podcast.

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

Anupam Manur quoted in the Hindu on the Union Minister for Commerce and Industry’s comments on India Inc

Anupam Manur was quoted in the Hindu on Piyush Goyal’s comments on India Inc. He was quoted as saying: Critics, such as Anupam Manur at the Takshashila Institution, however, see...

Takshashila hosts a #BookLounge session with Dr. Madhav Godbole

The Takshashila Institution hosted a book discussion with Madhav Godbole on his latest book ‘‘India: A Federal Union of States’’ on August 13th, 2021. Mr. Godbole is the former Union...

Lt. Gen. Prakash Menon quoted in a News18 article on the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan

Lt. Gen. Prakash Menon was quoted in a News18 article on the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan. He said In the short term, the Taliban may give assurance to assuage such...

Nitin Pai’s debut book, Nitopadesha, acquired by Westland

Nitin Pai’s debut book, Nitopadesha, was acquired by Westland. The book is a collection of moral tales and attempts to address “a lacuna in traditional and contemporary literature: the absence of...

Suyash Desai quoted in a BBC Hindi article on China’s nuclear capabilities

Suyash Desai was quoted in a BBC Hindi article on China’s nuclear capabilities. He said,  उदाहरण के लिए अगर चीन 100 साइलो बनाता है तो यह आवश्यक नहीं है कि...

Shambhavi Naik moderated a panel on the Global Health Agenda in the BRICS academic forum 2021

Shambhavi Naik moderated a panel on the Global Health Agenda in the BRICS academic forum 2021. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the urgency of reviewing the global healthcare agenda. There...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in the Hindu Bussiness Line

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in an Hindu Bussiness Line article on China taking a leftward turn under Xi Jinping. Manoj said, It definitely looks like a leftward turn and more...

Nitin Pai mentioned in The Diplomat on China’s technology sector

Nitin Pai was mentioned in The Diplomat on China micromanaging the technology sector. He was quoted as saying: Nitin Pai offers a slightly different rationale: The CCP is worried about power-brokers...

Manoj Kewalramani appeared on the Pekingology podcast by CSIS

Manoj Kewalramani, joined Freeman Chair in China Studies Jude Blanchette, on the Pekingology podcast. They discuss how and why to read the People’s Daily. You can hear the full podcast...

Takshashila hosts a #BookLounge session with Manoj Kewalramani

The Takshashila Institution hosted a book discussion on Manoj Kewalramani’s latest book “Smokeless War: China’s Quest for Geopolitical Dominance ” on July 23, 2021. Manoj is the Chairperson of the...

Lt. Gen. Prakash Menon quoted in Money Control on the lessons learnt from the Kargil war

Lt. Gen. Prakash Menon was quoted in Money Control on the lessons learnt from the Kargil war. He was quoted as saying: Just by announcing reforms does not mean that...

Anupam Manur appeared on The Hindu Parley Podcast

Will the new e-commerce rules really favour consumers? | The Hindu Parley podcast In June, the Union Consumer Affairs Ministry came out with a list of proposed amendments to the...

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...

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...

The Takshashila Institution and Nitin Pai mentioned in an article in ThePrint

The Takshashila Institution and Nitin Pai were mentioned in an article in ThePrint about the homegrown Think Tank ecosystem in India. Regarding Takshashila’s flagship Graduate Certificate in Public Policy, the...

Manoj Kewalramani appeared on the Sandip Roy show in the Indian Express

Manoj Kewalramani, Fellow-China Studies at the Takshashila Institution, appeared on The Sandip Roy show in the Indian Express, discussing his new book Smokeless War: China’s Quest for Geopolitical Dominance. Listen...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in India Today on India’s Tibet policy

Manoj Kewalramani, Fellow-China Studies at the Takshashila Institution, was quoted in an article in India Today on the Indian Prime Minister publicly wishing the Dalai Lama on his 86th birthday....

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in SCMP on use of the term ‘ironclad’ in Chinese diplomacy

Manoj Kewalramani, Fellow-China Studies at the Takshashila Institution, was quoted in an article discussing Chinese diplomatic language in the South China Morning Post. Asked about Chinese diplomats using the term...

Pranay Kotasthane appeared on the Seen and the Unseen

Pranay Kotasthane appeared on the Seen and the Unseen podcast to discuss his intellectual journey, and the tenets and first principles of public policy. You can listen to the full...

Pranay Kotasthane appeared on All India Radio to discuss the situation in Afghanistan

Pranay Kotasthane appeared on All India Radio to discuss the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan and the future of the war-torn country. You can listen to the full episode...
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