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Centre for Civil Society partnered with the University of Chicago Center in Delhi to host eminent author and historian, Johan Norberg for a public lecture on 16 October 2014. Norberg, best known as the author of In Defense of Global Capitalism, spoke about how globalisation is an opportunity for developing countries. Tasmania versus Tierra del […]
Posted: October 20, 2014, 4:52 pm
Maharashtra state elections are just over but something was immensely disturbing about them. Let me start by posing a question. Would it not be a flawed system if the Chief Minister of Maharashtra is elected by voters in Madhya Pradesh? Yes, it undoubtedly would be as it would lead to a lack of democratic accountability […]
Posted: October 17, 2014, 7:11 am
On the first sight of Professor Leonard Liggio, I thought he must be the libertarian opera singer. Little did I know that he really was the conductor of the liberty orchestra, orchestra not of instruments but of individuals humming with the music of liberty. That first sight was almost a quarter of a century ago! […]
Posted: October 15, 2014, 1:47 pm
Of mysterious deaths This article was published on October 13, 2014 at The Hindu Business Line Besides the suicides, there has been a series of other unnatural deaths involving employees of the DAE. At...
Posted: October 14, 2014, 4:17 pm
Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) in association with Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) organized a conference on Agriculture Market – Setting New Development Agenda on 10 October 2014...
Posted: October 14, 2014, 4:04 pm
Author: Beena Aiyar One of the most evocative moments of our independence struggle is Mahatma Gandhi’s Salt Satyagraha of 1930. Whether in Dandi, Dharasana or Vedaranyam—the simple act of walking to the shore and breaking British Salt laws shook up the Empire. Gandhiji’s powerful speech the night before his 250 km march to the shores […]
Posted: October 6, 2014, 11:56 am
By Dr D Dhanuraj & Mr Rahul V Kumar Two events in the recent...
Posted: October 6, 2014, 6:11 am
Dr Ramesh Chand, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Education), Indian Council of Agricultural Research to deliver the 8th CPPR Quarterly Lecture on “Agriculture Market – Setting New Development Agenda”. The Lecture will be a part...
Posted: October 6, 2014, 5:55 am
By Eli Bernstein* It is no secret India is about to turn a corner and enter the world stage. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is well positioned to steer India from a developing nation...
Posted: October 3, 2014, 6:09 am
On the occasion of Teachers’ Day, allow me to share the story of Head Sir (as he is fondly called by his students, past and present), founder-principal of a low-fee private school in a remote town of Bihar, and his ordeal while trying to get government recognition for his school. Head Sir started out as […]
Posted: September 5, 2014, 7:47 am