The Kashmir valley has lately been aswirl with rumours of an impending move by the central government to scrap Article 35A of the Indian Constitution.
Carnegie India hosted the fifth discussion of the Security Studies Seminar on “Ground Forces in Indian Military Strategy.”
The experiment by He Jiankui, a Chinese researcher who claims to have produced genetically altered babies, has polarized the scientific community, and brought the potential benefits and pitfalls of gene editing into sharp focus—both in India and the world.
Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan recently said that the “post-war international order” has “come to collapse.”
Carnegie India, in partnership with the Vedica Scholars Programme for Women, hosted the fourth talk of the Anahita Speaker Series on “The Rise of Fake News in India.”
This week marks the seventy-fifth anniversary of the United Nations Monetary Conference held at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire.
On July 5, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the union budget for the year 2019-20. In order to go beyond individual pointers and discern the larger policy implications, it is necessary to take a broader view of the budget and see how it will place the Indian economy in the months and years to come.
Last week, Britain impounded an Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar, claiming that the vessel was carrying oil to Syria in violation of the European Union’s sanctions.
A great deal is expected from the first budget of any government. The expectations are even greater from a government that has come back to power with an improved tally.
The Indian budget is such a big deal because it combines the exercise of many powers. Among them, the power to run deficits is special.