THE NEWS IN PROPORTION
Society @
28 FEBRUARY 2021
Society
SCIENCE POLICY
STIP2020: A wish-list, not a policy

The new science and technology policy joins its predecessors in presenting a wish-list for the country, but equally it also mimics the old policies in failing to detail how these wishes will come true.

Government Society Science and Technology
CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY
ESG: A lot more S needed

The social responsibility of companies is a lot more than a CSR program, which in any event is now mandated by law. It is also more than a mere Human Resources tool for employers to improve relations with employees.

Labour Issues Economy Opinions Society
THEATRE
The city in question

Girish Karnad's clear-eyed, unsentimental and even self-deprecatory view of the city seems rare in the Indian narrative imagination, which continues to nurse the notion of ‘the village innocent’ vs ‘the city corrupt’.

Cities Art Culture Society