In November 2018, the Chinese scientist, He Jiankui, claimed to have created genetically altered babies, making them resistant to the HIV virus. This news sparked a fierce global debate on the benefits and perils of gene editing.
As Indian strategic analysts increasingly accept the need to counterbalance China’s growing military power and assertiveness, there is little consensus on how this can be realistically achieved.
Carnegie India, in partnership with the Vedica Scholars Programme for Women, will host the fourth talk of the Anahita Speaker Series on “The Rise of Fake News in India.”
The announcement of the annual union budget for 2019-20, by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, has various policy implications. This conversation looks to go beyond individual pointers and take a broader view of the budget, thereby analyzing its impact on the Indian economy.
Carnegie India hosted the fourth discussion of the Security Studies Seminar on “Cultural Nationalism and Military Professionalism in India.”
Carnegie India, in partnership with the Vedica Scholars Programme for Women, hosted the third talk of the Anahita Speaker Series on “Reporting on the Ground: The 2019 Indian General Elections.”
Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India has shed its traditional defensiveness toward the Middle East and engaged with all relevant actors in the region, including members of the Gulf Cooperation Council, Israel, and Iran.
Carnegie India hosted the third discussion of the Security Studies Seminar on “Why Nehru Supported PRC’s Admission to the Security Council.”
Carnegie India, in partnership with the Vedica Scholars Programme for Women, hosted the second talk of the Anahita Speaker Series on “The Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in India.”
The rapid expansion of Indian cities has exacerbated socio-economic inequality, hindered social cohesion, and accelerated climate change.