India Platform Annual Report 2008-2009 (in Dutch)

The first Annual Report shows our activities from July 2008 to May 2009. An overview of the regions in India where researchers and faculty from Ghent University are active, is followed by a list of Senior Academic Staff of Ghent University who are interested in the India Platform and all the concluded agreements. [This report is in Dutch]. […]

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India Platform Vision Note

Europe and India, or, India and Europe, both have rich academic and intellectual traditions. Importantly, these traditions have organic roots within their respective societies. Ever dynamic, these traditions evolve. In the case of Europe they have endured, but now face an imminent crisis; In the case of India, they have been obscured by centuries of colonization and structural transformation. […]

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How about speaking the truth about reservations?

The article examines the Congress statements proposing increased reservations in India. The context for such ideas lie in Indira Gandhi’s policies of the 1970’s when she created a new servile leadership to maintain her position of power by: a) inducting criminals into politics; b) breaking Jagjivan Ram’s impact on dalits by buying Ambedkarites with money […]

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