News and media articles


Sharma G. (2021, March 18). Makerspaces – a Less Known Way To Infuse a Culture of Innovation in Communities.The Wire.

Namdeo, S. K. & Parvatam, S. (2021, March 4). Citizen science- A solution to fake information? No. 526 [Audio podcast episode 526]. In All things Policy. The Takshashila Institution.  

Goveas, J.J. & Namdeo, S. K. (2021, February 18). A toast to the Indian decade of innovation. Times of India

Namdeo, S. K. & Parvatam, S. (2021, February 7). ‘Citizen Science’ can help India boost its scientific understanding, curb what’s app pseudo-science. The Print.

Choudhary, M. C. (2021, February 3). Health Data Management Policy: Importance and Public views. Science Policy Forum.

Choudhary, M.C. (2021, January 23). India’s new science policy considers the needs of people with disabilities. Times of India.


Koley, M. (2020, December). TB is a Serious Problem in India-Need More Awareness Creation Strategies. TB-INFO portal.

Koley, M., Goveas, J.J. & Choudhary, M.C. (2020, December 13). Open access: A problem way beyond one nation one subscription. Times of India.

Muthu M. (2020, December 12). ‘One nation one subscription’ is an elusive goal’. Open Interview.

Koley, M. (2020, November 8). Shared Research Instrumentation Facilities-A Way Forward for India. Science Policy Forum.

Namdeo, S. K. & Parvatam, S. (2020, November 5). Overdue: a formal internship policy in India that protects its students. The Wire Science.

Namdeo, S.K., Goveas, J.J. & Manjegwah, Z. (2020, September 7). Looking Inside InnSciD SP 2020. Science Policy Forum.

Namdeo, S. K. (2020, August 24). Towards an Internship Policy in STEM. Science Policy Forum.


Manupriya. (Nov 14, 2017). Helping Institutions Embrace Open Access. Covered by IndiaBioscience, The Wire and The Centre for Internet and Society.

Pandey P. Valkenburg G, Mamidipudi A, Bijker W. (2017, Oct 27). Stubble burning and pollution: It’s a question of dignity and identity of farmers. Hindustan Times.

Pandey, P. (2017, May 19). From Bt Brinjal to GMMustard: Are we Now Ready to Adopt GM Food Crops. Hindustan Times

Arunachalam S. (Apr 10, 2017). “Mr Open Access”, Tells us Why Policy Research is Important. By Nithyanand Rao [Arunachalam spoke to CONNECT about information science, science policy and research in India.] .