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  • Date: February 3,2018

    Time: 02:00pm

    Venue: Seminar Halls I,II & III

    Title: The Game of Thrones: China-Burma-India Campaign of WW II

    Description:

    The jungle war that was the China-Burma-India campaign of the Second World War was the most unconventional, colourful and dramatic of battles. Marked by internecine squabbles and political intrigues, and coupled with enormous stakes, neither the Allies nor the Axis powers were willing to let go of this front. From the heroic transport flights over the “Hump” of the Himalayas to drop supplies to the Chinese resistance to the most prodigious engineering feats of the Manipur and Ledo Roads, this battle was amongst the fiercest and demanded ingenuity at all levels. Who were these mavericks and why were the powers so desperate to control this front? What was really at stake in this, till recently, little acknowledged and yet critical, theatre of war

     

    Panelists: Kai Friese, Journalist; Hemant Katoch, Author and Researcher; and Catriona Child, Writer

    Moderator: Prof. Kishalay Bhattacharjee, Author and Journalist

  • Date: March 24,2014

    Time: 11:30am

    Venue: C. D. Deshmukh Auditorium

    Title: THE RELEVANCE OF TRADITIONAL CULTURES FOR THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE

    Description:

    IIC- ASIA PROJECT, INDIA INTERNATIONAL CENTRE & INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS cordially invite you to the inauguration of the International Conference on THE RELEVANCE OF TRADITIONAL CULTURES FOR THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE by the Chief Guest Hon’ble Shri M. Hamid Ansari Vice-President of India Hon’ble Shri N. N. Vohra Governor of Jammu and Kashmir and Life Trustee, IIC shall preside over the function

  • Date: April 9,2013

    Time: 06:30 pm

    Venue: Seminar Halls I,II & III

    Title: The Indian Parliament and Democratic Transformation

    Description:

    Inauguration of the seminar The Indian Parliament and Democratic Transformation
    Opening remarks: Shri Ved Marwah, Chairman, CPA
    Keynote Address: Lord Meghnad Desai, MP, House of Lords, UK
    Keynote Address: Dr. Florian Hartleb, University of Munich
    Inaugural address: Dr. Karan Singh, MP
    Chair: Shri Soli J. Sorabjee
    Coordinator: Dr. Ajay K. Mehra
    (Collaboration: Centre for Public Affairs)