July 18, 2024

Easing the Regulatory Ecosystem of School Education in India

In India, education is a subject in the concurrent list of the seventh schedule of the Indian Constitution and thus, school education falls under the jurisdiction of both the Union and State governments. At the central level, the Right to […]
July 18, 2024

MobiliseHER: Empowering Gender-Responsive Mobility Systems in Indian Cities

Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR), Kochi, in its efforts to implement gender responsive mobility, has locally partnered with Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (C-HED), Kochi, for the project ‘MobiliseHER’, funded by EuropeAid and implemented by the Urban Electric […]
July 18, 2024

Indian Coastal Think Tank Network: Addressing Traditional and Non-traditional Challenges in the Indian Ocean Region from Regional and National Perspectives

The Indian Ocean Region (IOR) is an arena of great geopolitical and geoeconomic importance for India and the rest of the nations in the Indo-Pacific. This region boasts the presence of many regional organisations, such as the QUAD, AUKUS, IORA, […]
July 3, 2024

Cloudburst in Kochi Exposes Urgent Need for Effective Stormwater Management

Kerala faces significant challenges in collecting accurate rainfall data due to a shortage of rain gauges, adversely affecting the design of stormwater infrastructure. Key Takeaways On May 28, the city of Kochi experienced an intense cloudburst, resulting in over 100 […]
July 2, 2024

Round Table Conference on Decriminalisation of Business Laws in Kerala

A round table conference was organised by the Trivandrum Chamber of Commerce and Industries (TCCI) in partnership with the Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) on ‘Decriminalisation of Business Laws in Kerala’ on June 24, 2024 at the TCCI office, […]
June 24, 2024

India’s Ambitions in Chabahar: Securing the Project Amidst Financial and Regional Hurdles

In May 2024, India Ports Global Ltd. (IPGL) and the Ports and Maritime Organisation of Iran (PMO) inked a 10-year contract to develop and operate the Shahid Beheshti Port in Chabahar. The stalled deal eventually materialised with the effective work […]
June 21, 2024

EP 06 | Policy Beyond Mobility | Bus Rapid Transit System & Metro: A closer look at Pune’s Public Transport System

With many cities now having metro systems, there has been recent debates of the viability of metro systems specially in those cities where Bus Rapid Transit System was first implemented. The ridership in metro systems in most Indian cities are […]
June 13, 2024

EP 13 | Policy Beyond Borders | Chabahar Port: Exploring India’s Trade Opportunities and Challenges

This episode of Policy Beyond Borders with Dr Shelly Johny , explores the geostrategic significance and challenges for India with respect to the recent historic agreement between India and Iran for developing and operating the Chabahar port, granting India full […]
June 11, 2024

Where Did Our Young People Go?  A Closer Look

Migration from Kerala to foreign countries for employment is not a new phenomenon, but a significant shift has recently occurred in the migration pattern, characterised by a notable increase in Kerala’s youth heading to various nations for higher education. A […]
June 10, 2024

Prime Debate | കോൺഗ്രസ് ജയിച്ചത് സംഘടനാശേഷി കൊണ്ടല്ല, സഖ്യകക്ഷികളുടെ വോട്ട് വാങ്ങിയാണ് : D Dhanuraj | PM Narendra Modi | Lok Sabha Election 2024

“കോൺഗ്രസ് ഇപ്പോൾ ജയിച്ചിട്ടുള്ളത് സംഘടനാശേഷി കൊണ്ടല്ല സഖ്യകക്ഷികളുടെ വോട്ട് വാങ്ങി ജയിച്ചതാണ്” Prime Debate : Lok Sabha Election Results 2024 : D Dhanuraj #pmmodi #electionresult #rahulgandhi #indiaalliance #nda #news18kerala #malayalamnews #keralanews #newsinmalayalam #todaynews #latestnews #മലയാളംവാർത്ത Views expressed by the author are personal and […]
June 10, 2024

ബിജെപി എന്തുകൊണ്ട് തോറ്റു? | SouthLive | D Dhanuraj | Lok Sabha Election 2024

ദേശീയ രാഷ്ട്രീയത്തിലെ ചലനം ബിജെപിയുടെ പതനമായി കണക്കാക്കാമോ?ലോകസഭ തെരഞ്ഞെടുപ്പ് ഫലത്തെ വിശകലനം ചെയ്യുന്നു ഡോ. ഡി ധനുരാജ്. #election #elections24 #loksabhaelection2024 #electionresult #electionresultlivenews #bjp #narendramodi #amitshah #up #bjpup #bjpfailsindia #bjpgovernment #india #indiagovernment #rahulgandhi #congress #udf #aamaadmiparty #nda Views expressed by the author are personal and […]
June 10, 2024

ആലത്തൂരില്‍ തന്നെയുണ്ട് പാര്‍ട്ടിയ്ക്കുള്ള പാഠം | SouthLive | D Dhanuraj | Lok Sabha Election 2024

കേരളത്തിലെ ലോകസഭ തെരഞ്ഞെടുപ്പ് ഫലത്തെ വിശകലനം ചെയ്യുന്നു ഡോ. ഡി ധനുരാജ്. #election #elections24 #loksabhaelection2024 #electionresult #electionresultlivenews #ldf #pinarayivijayan #congress #sureshgopi #shafiparambil #ksudhakaran #kcvenugopal #adoorprakash #sasitharoor #antoantony #etmohammedbasheer #kradhakrishnan #ldf #attingal #bjp #narendramodi #amitshah #up #bjpup #bjpfailsindia #bjpgovernment #india #indiagovernment #rahulgandhi #congress #udf […]
June 7, 2024

All is not lost for the BJP: Lotus Bloom in Kerala

While the BJP suffered an unexpected setback in the Hindi heartland, notably in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar, and Haryana, they succeeded in making an inroad into the south Indian state of Kerala, where it failed miserably in opening an account […]
June 5, 2024

India General Election 2024: Key Takeaways and Way Ahead

The 2024 Lok Sabha Election was nothing short of a Bollywood film, filled with emotional dramas, exchange of strong rhetoric on both sides, and blame-gaming, among others. Shortly before the commencement of the general election, the opposition joined hands to […]
June 5, 2024

Prime Debate | “മോദി ഭരണം നിലനിർത്തും” : D Dhanuraj | PM Narendra Modi | Lok Sabha Election 2024

Views expressed by the author are personal and need not reflect or represent the views of the Centre for Public Policy Research.