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News Today 31.03.2021
News Today

India does not shine when only some gleam

The WHR20 Happiness Report released in March 2021 by the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network compares citizens’ own perceptions of their well-being in 153 countries. According to the report, Indian citizens are amongst the least [Read More]

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News Today 31.03.2021
News Today

Good neighbours: On India-Bangladesh ties

India-Bangladesh ties in the past 15 years, since Ms. Hasina was elected, have been marked by new areas of cooperation and an ability to resolve specific differences. The joint statement noted the need to resolve [Read More]

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News Today 31.03.2021
News Today

Wrong signal

During this period the Sri Lankan forces and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam committed numerous war crimes and human rights abuses. The Gotabaya administration has reneged on its commitments to UNHRC by withdrawing its [Read More]

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News Today 31.03.2021
News Today

Agents of Finance

The grassroots level agents have a comparative advantage in serving rural households because they possess better knowledge and a keener understanding of local-level political and economic dynamics and market actors which fundamentally mediate developmental outcomes. [Read More]

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News Today 30.03.2021
News Today

Indian history and distorted narratives

The University Grants Commission (UGC) document on Learning Outcomes-based Curriculum Framework (LOCF), 2021 for undergraduate education in history seeks to create a student body that will compete globally and be aware of its glorious past. [Read More]

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News Today 30.03.2021
News Today

Polarisation in times of dispossession

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva has passed another resolution on Sri Lanka, as war-time accountability continues to haunt the state for over a decade. Sri Lanka’s prospects in Geneva swing according [Read More]

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