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India’s economy surpassing that of its former imperial rulers will no doubt give bragging rights for the party or alliance that takes power in May. Photo: HT

Eclipsing the empire

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
Outgoing CBI director Alok Verma.

Now you see him...

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
The Google ‘right to be forgotten’ was codified in European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), some of the world’s most stringent rules on privacy. Photo: Reuters

Forget it, Google

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
Apple’s woes will be particularly hard to stomach for US president Donald Trump as it is the latest evidence that the US-China trade war is backfiring on American firms. Photo: AFP

Apple iPhone sales | Chinese whispers

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
The entry of the two women—Bindu Ammini (42) and Kanaka Durga (44)—into Sabarimala has put the Kerala units of the BJP and Congress on the backfoot. Photo: PTI

Sabarimala | Temple tantrum

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
At the core of Humu’s AI algorithm is the ‘nudge engine’, based on Richard Thaler’s Nobel Prize-winning research.

Happy go lucky

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Science of delusion?

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
Fireworks explode over the Lagoon Beach Ancol during new year’s eve celebrations in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters

2019: New year, new hopes

1 min read . 19 Jan 2019
(Photo: AFP)

Opinion | An Insta scam

1 min read . 15 Jul 2019
A cyclist rides across a clearing near residential buildings in Noida (Photo: Bloomberg)

Opinion | Builders should drop prices

1 min read . 15 Jul 2019
This Moon mission will cost less than  ₹1,000 crore, or about $145 million (Photo: ANI)

Opinion | Moon bound

1 min read . 14 Jul 2019
ISRO personnel work on the orbiter vehicle of Chandrayaan-2, India's first moon lander and rover mission planned and developed by ISRO at ISRO Satellite Integration and test establishment, in Bengaluru (PTI)

Opinion | ISRO’s Moonwalk

1 min read . 12 Jul 2019
India is looking to grow its economy to $5 trillion in five years (Mint file)

Opinion | Bonded labour is a shame

1 min read . 11 Jul 2019
It has been routine for the ministry to shut out journalists for 30 days of the so-called quarantine period in the lead-up to the annual budget (Mint file)

Opinion | Keep North Block open

1 min read . 11 Jul 2019
In a country devoted to spectacle, imaginative use could easily be made of such public arenas (AP file)

Opinion | An arena full of money

1 min read . 11 Jul 2019
Railway ticket printouts telling passengers that a large portion of their travel was funded by “common citizens”, for example, could make people opt out of taking any such favour (Mint file)

Opinion | Nudge, but gently

1 min read . 10 Jul 2019
Import tariffs are up as a shield for domestic industry, which may hurt our prospects of joining global supply chains (Mint file)

Opinion | No navel gazing

1 min read . 11 Jul 2019
Karnataka chief minister H.D. Kumaraswamy (Mint file)

Opinion | Let democracy win

1 min read . 09 Jul 2019