Damayanti Datta

OPEN TO OPINION

@DattaDamayanti
It Could Happen to You

The writer is deputy editor, India Today and reports from hospitals.

POLITICS

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ABP has let everyone, anyone who worked with it ever, down

The house we knew and loved was big-hearted and generous, a house that always gave back to those who gave their best to it.

Damayanti Datta
@DattaDamayanti

POLITICS

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Why a quota in the IITs is the last thing that women need

Isn’t it obvious that they don’t get in by the droves, simply because they don’t want to?

Damayanti Datta
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POLITICS

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Indian men have a disease, that explains why they're sex offenders

At the end of the day, we have a nation full of men who are a bunch of highly-competitive 'losers'.

Damayanti Datta
@DattaDamayanti

VARIETY

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Timur the Lame's youngest son was Shah Rukh - must we protest over a name?

Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor sparked off a social media storm by naming their son Taimur this week.

Damayanti Datta
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POLITICS

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Why we need to take the warning in Manmohan Singh's speech a bit more seriously

With so many gems in NITI Aayog and RBI, why did it take a former PM to come forward and call a spade a spade?

Damayanti Datta
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POLITICS

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Has Modi's Rs 100 demonetisation joke backfired?

It has also brought into play how careful the PM needs to be with his image.

Damayanti Datta
@DattaDamayanti

MONEY

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POLITICS

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Why 50 years of Haryana is no cause for celebration

Could CM ML Khattar first improve the state’s abysmal child sex ratio, its notorious record of honour killing, or even traffic snarls in Gurugram?

Damayanti Datta
@DattaDamayanti

LISTS OF JOY

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5 everyday miracles that bring me joy

Bringing some Holiday cheer from the newsroom.

Damayanti Datta
@DattaDamayanti

POLITICS

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Father-son battles are not new, but sad to witness

In the still-unfolding fracas between Mulayam and Akhilesh Yadav, one can only speculate as to what the real issues are.

Damayanti Datta
@DattaDamayanti