The writer is Volvo Chair professor emeritus, IIT-Delhi.
Centre’s decision to anoint Institutions of Eminence is not the route to academic excellence. For that, we need to provide reasonably-priced or free high-quality education from the primary level.
Knee-jerk reactions can’t give us cleaner air. A slower, evidence-based approach will.
The state government deems the last odd-even initiative a success but can we solve the pollution problem in the absence of reliable data?
The odd-even car proposal is being enforced in Delhi without any evidence or cost-benefit analysis
If we use the corrected number for cars, we get a statistic of eight cars per hundred persons in Delhi.