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Aug 30, 2018
US court tells Donald Trump to unblock more critics from Twitter: 'Can't shut out opposing viewpoints', President toldMore critics of US Donald Trump found themselves unblocked from his Twitter account, in keeping with a court ruling that he can't shut out opposing viewpoints
Apr 17, 2018
Pulitzer Prize goes to New York Times, New Yorker for breaking Harvey Weinstein scandalThe New York Times and The New Yorker won the Pulitzer Prize for public service Monday for breaking the Harvey Weinstein scandal with reporting that galvanized the #MeToo movement and set off a worldwide reckoning over sexual misconduct in the workplace.
Mar 25, 2018
Arvind Panagariya suggests political parties should mention privatisation of PSBs in manifestos in 2019Former NITI Aayog vice-chairman Arvind Panagariya has made a strong case for privatisation of public sector banks with the exception of SBI, saying that political parties serious of forming the government in 2019 should include the proposal in their manifesto.
Mar 23, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg's rare media blitz to respond to the Cambridge Analytica issue still has no indication of authorities been won overZuckerberg apologized for a "major breach of trust," admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect users following Cambridge's data grab.
Nov 13, 2017
Delhi air pollution: Odd-even restrictions must include two-wheelers, autos-rickshaws to succeed, says Columbia researcherThe researcher said air pollution is "taking a toll on the health" of the citizens of Delhi and the rest of India.
Nov 11, 2017
'Could not find a single person against demonetisation, got a lot of flak for reporting this fact', says Jay PandaIn a 40 minute talk at Columbia University, Jay Panda spoke on demonetisation, GST, the arithmetic of political capital, the common misinterpretation of Modi’s strengths and the building blocks for an economy to reach critical mass.
Aug 11, 2017
Politicians blocking people on social media has sparked a debated about violation of free speechPoliticians at all levels increasingly embrace social media to discuss government business, sometimes at the expense of traditional town halls.
Aug 09, 2017
Arvind Panagariya dismisses dual power centres as reason for resigning from NITI AayogPanagariya is scheduled to leave Niti Aayog on 31 August and will be succeeded by well-known economist Rajiv Kumar.
Aug 03, 2017
Arvind Panagariya says it was a 'courageous move' on Narendra Modi's part to hire him as Niti Aayog vice-chairmanNiti Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya has described his two-and-a-half year tenure 'a dream come true', saying that it was a very courageous move on part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to have appointed 'an outsider' at such a high position
Jul 16, 2017
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange supports lawsuit against Donald Trump on blocking Twitter usersWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has supported a lawsuit filed against US President Donald Trump by a group of Twitter users whom he blocked last week.