Saturday, 18 November, 2017

Nirmal John

Nirmal John
Nirmal John is the author of Breach, a forthcoming book on data theft to be published later this year by Penguin Randomhouse. He worked as Assistant Editor at Fortune India, and is now an independent commentator on the intersection of technology, culture and business. He studied at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi.
Supreme Court

There are some things even the Supreme Court shouldn’t be allowed to change

SC itself has held that certain features of THE Constitution can’t be amended by Parliament; it should be the same when it comes to its own functioning.
An illustration of Modi wearing a hat

Rating the raters

Gujarat Elections 2017

Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi at 100: Why She Still Rules India

Indira believed in statist, povertarian economics and crush-the-opposition-to-dust “Total Politics”. If both ideas thrive under Modi now, she still rules our minds.
Shoe shop

Talk Point: The regulatory philosophy of NAPA replaces the invisible hand of the market

Anti-profiteering measures enshrined in the GST law round the circle by already providing an institutional mechanism to ensure that the full benefits of reduced tax rates flow through to the consumer.