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OPEN TO OPINION

Story Posted on 28-12-2016

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
Delhi, Lieutenant Governor, Najeeb Jung, Anil Baijal

6 things you didn't know about Delhi's new L-G Anil Baijal

The former IAS officer was responsible for the removal of Kiran Bedi from her post as IG Prisons, Delhi.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Indian media, Modi government, Demonetisation

Neither Modi nor his government likes journalists to ask questions

Reporters aren't postal staff who pick up letters and drop them to addresses without any ifs and buts. Are they?

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Demonetisation

Seize the day, Rahul Gandhi. Demonetisation is the gift that keeps giving

There is no time like the present for the grand old party to get its act together. After all, it's Congress Day.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Social Media, George Michael, Carrie Fisher

Prince to Princess: Social media has stolen the way we grieve

If only we could let dead people be dead in peace, instead of attaching our imaginary memories and biographies to them.

POLITICS

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Demonetisation, NITI Aayog, Digital India, Digital payments

Why does Modi sarkar want people paying in cash to shell out more?

The push for e-payments will hurt growth in critical sectors like real estate.

VOICES

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Marriage, LGBTQ

I married a gay man and it nearly cost my life

I feel it was wrong of me to surrender to despair. There’s more to life than a bad relationship.

POLITICS

 |  1-minute read
Demonetisation, Narendra Modi, BJP, Uttar Pradesh

10 ways demonetisation will affect Uttar Pradesh polls

Ordinary citizens are attaching a lot of significance to the December 30 deadline.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Kashmiri Pandits, Jammu and Kashmir

When Kashmir, my lost home, welcomed me as a visitor

It was memorable. But it does feel awkward when you are received as a tourist in your homeland.

MONEY

 |  4-minute read
Demonetisation, Digital India , Cashless Economy

India’s digital infrastructure isn't ready to handle a cashless society

User adoption to digital payments must be achieved through better service and experience delivery, and not through ads and lucky draws.

SCI-TECH

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Cloud Computing, Adobe, Photoshop

Adobe's cloud computing bubble is clearly unsustainable

Unfortunately, the whole world is moving towards a model where owning something is not allowed.