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Twitter needs a makeover. Jack Dorsey stepping down a healthy transition

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Jack Dorsey’s stepping down to make room for a new Twitter CEO is a healthy transition from founder-led to a professionally run one. Twitter needs a makeover. It has run into too many political controversies in different geographies. Perhaps Parag Agrawal can begin by ending the menace of anonymous handles.

Conduct of suspended Opposition MPs was deplorable but government must share the blame

Suspension of 12 Opposition MPs from Rajya Sabha for Parliament’s winter session is unreasonable. Their ‘unruly’ conduct in the last session was deplorable. But the government must share the blame as it steamrolls Bills without parliamentary scrutiny and denies debates and discussions. It suits the government but undermines parliamentary democracy.

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