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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
Congress president Rahul Gandhi. (PTI)

Nuances matter

1 min read . 24 Apr 2019
With the death toll of the Easter terror attacks in Sri Lanka having risen to 290 on Monday, the country has declared a nationwide emergency. (Gemunu Amarasinghe/AP)

Terror trail

1 min read . 23 Apr 2019
To clean up Indian polls, we need new ideas. (AFP)

Spectral bonds

1 min read . 14 Apr 2019
Booker bonanza

Booker bonanza

1 min read . 12 Apr 2019
No time to lose

No time to lose

1 min read . 09 Apr 2019
MacKenzie Bezos has declared herself 'happy' to get only a quarter of the Bezos' 16% stake in Amazon. (Reuters)

The Bezos divorce: Inequity gains

1 min read . 05 Apr 2019
Too little too late

Too little too late

1 min read . 05 Apr 2019
Congress’ promise of bringing GST on fuel if voted to power raises the hope of a lighter burden on consumers. (Reuters)

Fuel tax fantasy

1 min read . 04 Apr 2019
With a combined population of 1.5 billion, India and Pakistan are hot growth markets for Facebook and Twitter.

Quelling troll mobs

1 min read . 03 Apr 2019
The US has moved a fresh draft resolution directly at the UNSC to designate Masood Azhar a global terrorist. (AFP)

Great gall of China

1 min read . 29 Mar 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses to the nation in New Delhi on Wednesday. (ANI )

Space cracker

1 min read . 28 Mar 2019
Apple CEO Tim Cook. (AP)

Apple’s old core

1 min read . 27 Mar 2019