articles by Gunja Kapoor

India

Is the world coming around to an 'India model' of handling COVID-19?

Various countries have handled the outbreak of coronavirus in their own different ways

India

Recent spate of nationwide protests underline impact of citizens' ideological assertion on Indian policy

Against the backdrop of violence in JNU and ideological fault lines running deeper than any other social cleavage, we need to take cognisance of a significant trend that has emerged in the past few years; ie ideological assertion by citizens and its impact on various fields including economy, foreign policy, education, defence

Politics

Lok Sabha election 2019: Tracking social media for Model Code of Conduct violations will be a mammoth task

Following the landslide victory registered by the BJP in 2014, other political parties too saw merit in social media.

Business

Don't judge demonetisation to soon: From grocery to high-value purchases, note ban has given a leg-up to digital money

Demonetisation has provided a necessary nudge to affect a behavioural change in society in the way cash is being used

India

Lateral recruitment to senior govt posts will show bureaucrats they are not irreplaceable, can't ride exam success forever

As someone who has worked in the private sector for more than five years, I was elated reading the notification regarding 'Lateral Recruitment to Senior Positions in Government of India'

Politics

Narendra Modi's visit to Sita's birthplace in Nepal an exercise for BJP to shed charges of misogyny, patriarchy

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a direct bus service between Janakpur and Ayodhya, he has once again revisited both, Ayodhya and his election manifesto.