News Items

Samvada Lahari V - at SirsiThe annual " Samvaada Lahari " will be held at Sirsi on th 6th and 7th of February 2016. The theme of this years event would be " Samskruthika Vyatyasagalu " ( Cultural differences ).Sirsi – Sat, February 6th 2016

Talk by Prof. Jakob de Roover at BMSCE, BengaluruOn account of celebration of Yuva Diwas , a talk was organised jointly by India Platform, NSS and the Department of Mechanical Engineering at BMS College of Engineering on 16th January 2016. The theme of the lecture was ""Beyond the Western Stories about India. Today's India for the youth"....Bangalore – Sat, January 16th 2016

India Platform Study Visit to India - Liveable Cities & Waste and Manure ManagementThe India Platform invites European professionals, researchers and companies in the domain of Liveable Cities and Waste Management to some of the most promising research groups and companies in the fast-growing cities of Bangalore and Mangalore. Wed, January 6th 2016

International Conference on Innovations in Healthcare Management“Innovations in Healthcare Management: Quality and Cost Optimization” is a two days international conference planned for 4-5th of February 2016 in PHD House, New Delhi. The conference is first of its kind to bring various stakeholders linked to the health sector under one roof to discuss,...New Delhi – Thu, February 4th 2016

New call for Erasmus + Capacity Building projects in Higher EducationHigher education institutions can take part in collaborative capacity-building projects set up and managed by a consortium of higher education institutions from the Erasmus+ programme countries on the one hand and those from certain regions of the world on the other.Ghent – Wed, February 10th 2016

Second release of "Buddhijeevigala Moodhanambikegalu "The second release of Buddhijeevigala Moodhanambikegalu , was done at Mysore on 2nd October , 2015, By Sri . M.S.Chaitra through Mantahana Platform , with a discussion on the book . Mysore – Fri, October 2nd 2015

Publications

A Prolegomenon: Are Dialogues Between Us Possible?: Reconceptualizing Inter-Tradition Dialogues in the Twenty-First Century (15-12-2015)
Balagangadhara S.N.
academia.edu

Europa's domme reactie op terrorisme is gevaarlijk (16-12-2015)
Sufiya Pathan, Sarika Rao, Marianne Keppens, Nele De Gersem
DeWereldMorgen

ಕೊಟ್ಟ ಕುದುರೆಯನೇರಲರಿಯದೆ: ವಚನಗಳ ಅಧ್ಯಯನದಲ್ಲಿ ಆಧುನಿಕರ ಪೂರ್ವಗ್ರಹಗಳು ಮತ್ತು ಅವುಗಳಾಚೆಗೆ [Anthology of articles on Vachana (01-08-2015)
Rajaram Hegde, Shanmukha A.

ಬುದ್ಧಿಜೀವಿಗಳ ಮೂಢ ನಂಬಿಕೆಗಳು [Superstitions of the Intellectuals] (01-08-2015)
Rajaram Hegde, Balagangadhara S.N.

Wat betekent dat: een toekomstperspectief geven aan kandidaat-terroristen? (08-12-2015)
Jakob De Roover
Knack

Which intolerance is growing in India? (27-11-2015)
S.N. Balagangadharawww.dailyo.in

De pest van het rabiate nationalisme (24-11-2015)
Jakob De Roover, Sarika Rao
DeWereldMorgen

Smriti Irani will destroy Indian education for good (19-11-2015)
S.N Balagangadhara & Jakob de Rooverwww.dailyo.in

Beef Bans, Beef Parties, and Sacred Cows (18-11-2015)
Jakob De Roover, Balagangadhara S.N.

Why Smriti Irani as HRD minister was a terrible choice (13-11-2015)
S N Balagangadhara & Jakob de Rooverwww.dailyo.in

ಪಾಪಯೊನಿ ಎಂಬುದು ಎನನ್ನು ಸೂಚಿಸುತ್ತದೆ? [What does Paapa Yoni refer to?] (24-11-2015)
Rajaram Hegde
Hosadiganta

India is not 'Rapeistan': How media is failing (26-10-2015)

How about speaking the truth about reservations? (14-10-2015)
Balagangadhara S.N.
Swarajya magazine

Counterview: Ambedkar Was Wrong About Hinduism. The Right Can Stop Trying To Appropriate Him. (30-09-2015)
Swarajya

An Indian view from outside: Quotas, Rational and Moral? (11-09-2015)

Between ignorance and deception: Satish Deshpande's idea of reservations Is the problem then that most Indians are not Christians, Muslims or Jews? (08-09-2015)
Jakob De Roover
Daily O

Europe, India, and the Limits of Secularism (31-08-2015)
Jakob De Roover

Indie očima Evropanů ("India through the eyes of Europe")
Martin Fárek

ಭಾರತದಲ್ಲಿ ಯಾವ ರೀತಿಯ ಅಸಹಿಷ್ಣುತೆ ಬೆಳೆಯುತ್ತಿದೆ? (18-12-2015)
Balagangadhara S.N., Inchara
nilume.net

India’s Daughter and BBC – Belgian Professor speaks out (11-03-2015)
Niti Central

ಯಥೇಚ್ಛಸಿ ತಥಾ ಕುರು [yathecchasi tatha kuru / and then do what you wish to do] (03-11-2015)
Rajaram Hegde
Hosa diganta

ಇವರೆಲ್ಲ ಭಾರತೀಯ ಮುಸ್ಲಿಮರ ಹಿತಚಿಂತಕರೆ? [Are they the well-wishers of Indian Muslims?] (11-12-2015)
Rajaram Hegde
nilume.net

ಮಾಡಿ ಕೆಟ್ಟರು ಮನವಿಲ್ಲದೆ (15-12-2015)
Rajaram Hegde
Hosa diganta

Questioning the axioms (26-01-2016)
What if law does not dictate how people live or die but allows old customs and traditions to do their work?Indian Express

Taking Rohith Vemula seriously: Blame corruption, not caste Inflicting violence upon people's experiences must end. (02-02-2016)
Prof.Jakob de RooverDaily O

Exposing caste censorship in the wake of Rohith Vemula's death (02-02-2016)
This article has been co-authored by Garima Raghuvanshy and MS Chaitra.Daily O