Nitin Pai


Nitin Pai is co-founder and director of Takshashila Institution, a public policy think-tank based in Bengaluru and tweets @acorn

Why Modi govt should worry about RSS’ ability to mobilise
Tue, Feb 13, 2018

We need only to look to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel for inspiration on how to tackle this threat. He would combine his faith in a plural democracy with his resolute commitment to the enforcement of the writ of the state.

Casting a wider net
Wed, Oct 17, 2012

India needs professionals to meet cyberstrategy goals

Fasten your seatbelts
Fri, Oct 05, 2012

Is a bus service from Mirpur to Birmingham really feasible today?

A battle behind the lines
Fri, Mar 30, 2012

Organisational and structural changes in our armed forces are long overdue. So is the redefining of the civil-military relationship

Lifting AFSPA,by the numbers
Tue, Nov 01, 2011

The Centre,the Jammu & Kashmir government and the army need to figure out how to revoke the act with minimal damage

Unquiet on the western front
Mon, Jan 25, 2010

The case for India to send troops to Afghanistan....

Operation Green Hunt and its challenges
Thu, Oct 08, 2009

As the Central and state governments initiate a major campaign — Operation Green Hunt — against the Naxalite movement,two challenges stand out.