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Lt. Gen Prakash Menon and Pranay Kotasthane mentioned in ThePrint

Lt. Gen Prakash Menon and Pranay Kotasthane were mentioned in a ThePrint article on defence pensions and military modernisation by Snehesh Alex Philip on 6th November. Read the full article...

Anupam Manur quoted in AlJazeera

Anupam Manur was quoted in an article in Al Jazeera on the potential impact of the US election outcomes on the Indian economy. With US unemployment at a high 8.4...

Takshashila Conducts a Policy Simulation Exercise for Its Specialisation Programmes

Takshashila conducted its second workshop for the 27th cohort of Graduate Programme in Public Policy (GCPP) from 30th October to 1st November 2020.  The policy simulation exercise for the Public...

Shambhavi Naik appeared on “The Roundtable with Priya Sahgal” on NewsX

Shambhavi Naik appeared on “The Roundtable with Priya Sahgal” on NewsX on 30th October 2020. Shambhavi outlined the challenges that a nationwide vaccine deployment campaign is likley to face and...

Pranay Kotasthane quoted in Arab News

Pranay Kotasthane was quoted in an Arab News article on Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA) between the US and India. Pranay was quoted as saying: “BECA will complete the...

Takshashila hosts a webinar on how to vaccinate up to a billion Indians against COVID-19

On 28 October 2020, the Takshashila Institution hosted a webinar on how to vaccinate up to a billion Indians against COVID-19, to discuss the various logistical, administrative, and ethical aspects...

Anupam Manur quoted in The Mint on US Antitrust action against Google

Anupam Manur was quoted in a Mint report by Ajai Sreevatsan, dated 26th October 2020, on American Antitrust action against Google. Anupam was quoted as saying: “Almost every ad that...

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on “The Blue Elephant: Why India must boost its softpower”

On 23rd October 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted a #DeepWebinar focused on discussing the book ,The Blue Elephant: why India must boost its softpower. It featured the author Rahul Das on...

Anupam Manur quoted in Mint on Big Tech Regulation

Anupam Manur was quoted in a Mint report on how the US Congressional House Committee report on regulating Big Tech companies. One of the solutions proposed by the report was...

Nitin Pai spoke on “the primacy of sea power in achieving strategic balance with China” at the Indian Naval Academy’s 7th annual Dilli Series Sea Power Seminar

Nitin Pai spoke on “the primacy of sea power in achieving strategic balance with China” at the Indian Naval Academy’s 7th annual Dilli Series Sea Power Seminar today. The presentation...

Takshashila’s #DeepWebinar on India-Sri Lanka relations reported in Daily News

Takshashila’s #DeepWebinar on India-Sri Lanka relations was reported in Daily News, a Sri Lankan English language newspaper on 13th October, 2020. You can read the report here

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on Indo-Sri Lankan Relations

On 9th October 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted a #DeepWebinar focused on exploring ways forward for India-Srilanka relations. It included Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy (former Governor Central Bank of Sri Lanka and...

Anand Arni quoted in Arab News on India’s role for Peace in Afghanistan

Anand Arni was quoted in an article by Sanjay Kumar in Arab News on 8th October 2020 discussing the role of India in restoring peace in Afghanistan. Mr. Arni was...

Takshashila Institution and Hudson Insititute conclude the China Challenge series

After six weeks of #DeepWebinars, between August 28 and October 2, covering every major aspect of China’s rise, The China Challenge, a collaboration between Takshashila Institution and Hudson Institute has...

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on China’s Military might and how India and US can counter it

On 2nd October 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted the sixth #DeepWebinar in the China Challenge Series in partnership with Hudson Institute. The session focused on China’s military might and how India...

Takshashila’s Discussion Document, “BRI in the Post-COVID World: Risks and Responses” cited in The Times of India

Takshashila Institution’s Discussion Document, “BRI in the Post-COVID World: Risks and Responses” was cited in The Times of India article about how COVID-19 has affected BRI. You can read it...

Pranay Kotasthane quoted in Arab News on PM Modi’s call for UNSC Reform

Pranay Kotasthane was quoted in an article by Sanjay Kumar in Arab News on 26th September 2020 discussing the Indian Prime Minister’s remarks in a virtual address to the UN General Assembly....

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on the implications of the #BRI for Asia’s future with Hudson Institute

On 25th September 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted the fifth #DeepWebinar in the China Challenge Series in partnership with Hudson Institute. The session focused on the implications of the #BRI for...

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on Leveraging India’s Seapower against China

On 23rd September 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted a #DeepWebinar focused on exploring the possibilities for India to leverage its sea power against China. It included RAdm. Sudarshan Shrikhande(Retd.) on the...

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on China’s struggle for technological supremacy with Hudson Institute

On 18th September 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted the fourth #DeepWebinar in the China Challenge Series in partnership with Hudson Institute. The session focused on China’s technological rise and its implication...

Takshashila’s Discussion SlideDoc, “A COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment Strategy for India” cited in The Times of India

Takshashila Institution’s Discussion SlideDoc, “A COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment Strategy for India” was cited in The Times of India blog, TwinkleTwinkle on September 16, 2020. You can read it here:https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/blogs/twinkle-twinkle/poonawalla-sounds-an-alarm-what-it-will-take-to-vaccinate-india-against-covid/

Takshashila’s Discussion SlideDoc, “A COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment Strategy for India” covered in The Ken’s daily Newsletter

Takshashila Institution’s Discussion SlideDoc, “A COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment Strategy for India” was covered in the 120th edition of The Ken’s daily Newsletter, Beyond the First Order. You can read it...

Manoj Kewalramani quoted in Vice News article on India-China border tensions

Manoj Kewalramani was quoted in a news article by Pallavi Pundir in Vice News. Published on September 11, 2020, the article covers recent developments on the India-China border and their implications....

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on the economic response to China’s rise in partnership with Hudson Institute

On 11th September 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted the third #DeepWebinar in the China Challenge Series in partnership with Hudson Institute. The session focused on exploring the prospect of an economic...

Prateek Waghre quoted in TheQuint on ‘Coordinated Inauthentic Behaviour’ and Platform Manipulation

Prateek Waghre was quoted in an article by Sonal Gupta on ‘Coordinated Inauthentic Behaviour’ and manipulation of public debate. The article was published on 11 September 2020. Prateek was quoted...

Suyash Desai quoted in the Force Magazine on Gateway to the East: Myanmar is strategically important and India should get a strong foothold in the country

Suyash was quoted in a feature article by Smruti Deshpande in the Force Magazine in September 2020 issue. The article summarises Myanmar’s strategic importance to India and ways in which...

Pranay Kotasthane Speaks at Manthan on Indian Society as a Changemaker

Takshashila’s Pranay Kotasthane delivered a talk titled The Indian Society as a Changemaker on September 6, 2020. The talk was organised by Manthan Foundation, a Hyderabad-based forum for public discourse. Pranay’s...

Takshashila Institution hosts a #DeepWebinar on Securing Freedom in the 21st Century in partnership with Hudson Institute

On 4th September 2020, Takshashila Institution hosted the second #DeepWebinar in the China Challenge Series in partnership with Hudson Institute. The session focused on the impact of China’s rise on...

Nitin Pai speaks at the Mysuru Literature Festival on Turning Diplomatic Experience into Chronicles

Nitin Pai, Director of the Takshashila Institution spoke to Ambassador Venu Rajamony, Indian Ambassador to the Netherlands, on the process of Turning Diplomatic Experience into Chronicles on September 4, at...

Prateek Waghre quoted in The Indian Express on Public Policy at Social Media Platforms

Prateek Waghre was quoted in an article by Karishma Mehrotra published on 02 September 2020. The article dealt with processes and concerns regarding Public Policy roles at Social Media Platforms....
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