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‘Good men’ must do something if we are to survive these turbulent times

How can we digest the almost continuous flow of worrying news in recent weeks capped by the truly catastrophic and apparently entirely avoidable fire at Grenfell Tower? How can we make sense of the threats posed by a sequence of terrorist attacks in London and Manchester? Where does the alarming decision by the Trump administration…

Subramanian Ramadorai & William Dalrymple join the International Advisory Council

We are delighted to announce the addition of two new members to our distinguished International Advisory Council, both of whom bring different but unique knowledge of India.   Subramaniam Ramadorai CBE was the adviser to the Prime Minister of India in the national council on skill development, Government of India. He held the rank equivalent to…

Gateway House Weekly Briefing

Weekly Briefing Volume VI, Issue 24: Thursday, 15th June, 2017 www.gatewayhouse.in Gateway House Features & Blogs Assessing defence-industry partner policy A turning point in the establishment of a strong defence industrial base for India has finally been achieved in the form of a new policy enunciating the selection process for private sector participation in defence…

The WeekLI

 View in browser HEADLINES Our recent reports offer solutions for a thriving & prosperous financial sector post-Brexit. The Financial Times reported on Victoria Hewson’s speech advocating open trade. Ending Neglected Tropical Diseases could change the lives of one billion people. ABOUT THE LEGATUM INSTITUTE The word ‘legatum’ means ‘legacy’. At the Legatum Institute, we are…

Gateway House Weekly Briefing

Weekly Briefing Volume VI, Issue 23: Thursday, 8th June, 2017 www.gatewayhouse.in Gateway House Features & Blogs A Modi-Sharif meet likely in Astana? The 17th Summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation is being held in Astana this week at which Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif will be present. But no meeting is likely to…

Gateway House Weekly Briefing

Weekly Briefing Volume VI, Issue 22: Thursday, 1st June, 2017 www.gatewayhouse.in Gateway House Features & Blogs Ignoring the writing on the wall An annual important networking occasion for security experts, the GLOBSEC 2017 Bratislava Forum, had surprisingly little representation from major European countries, such as Germany and France. Russia’s misuse of cyberspace was loudly censured,…

Design master plans, from Edinburgh with love

Anasuya Basu in Edinburgh   May 24: Miles away from Kumartuli, in a small architecture studio in Edinburgh, the potters’ colony is being imagined and recreated on the banks of Adi Ganga or Tolly’s Nullah “where it all flows up finally”.The architect-academics and would-be architects of Edinburgh University’s Architecture and Urban Design (AUD) department take…

Gateway House Weekly Briefing

Weekly Briefing Volume VI, Issue 21: Thursday, 25th May, 2017 www.gatewayhouse.in Gateway House Reports Mumbai-Shanghai Sister Cities Agreement: Challenges and Opportunities In light of our government’s new understanding of the role that the sister cities relationship can play in envisioning urban projects in India, Gateway House’s Mumbai History Fellow, Sifra Lentin, has readied a special…