Sunday, 18 March, 2018

ThePrint #OTC

Vikram Seth (left) with ThePrint's editor-in-chief Shekhar Gupta (rght) at the Off The Cuff

I only wish homosexuals across India would be able to come out: Vikram Seth

Author hails SC judgment on the right to privacy, especially the part that says sexual orientation is an essential attribute of privacy.
Husain Haqqani at OTC

Pak must get out of Uncle Sam & Aunty China’s arms, shake hands with India: Husain Haqqani

India & Pakistan need to change their narratives of each other, only then can they begin to solve disputes, says former Pakistani ambassador to the US.
Rahul Dravid with the Editor-in-Chief of ThePrint Shekhar Gupta

For Dravid, coaching was a ‘natural progression’ after retiring from the game

As the legend turns 45, ThePrint recalls his conversation with Shekhar Gupta, where he talked about the highs and lows of his career.
On stage with A.S. Kiran Kumar at Off the Cuff

India has 42 satellites, but needs double that number to meet its basic needs

India plans to bridge this gap with more launches and sending 60 rockets in the next 5 years, ISRO chief A.S. Kiran Kumar said.
Surjit Bhalla, Nandan Nilekani and Shekhar Gupta on stage at OTC

Unlike China, India has made some of the biggest policy blunders: Surjit Bhalla

A huge mistake India made post-Independence was the lack of emphasis on primary and secondary education, says member of PM’s Economic Advisory Council. New Delhi: Surjit Bhalla, economist and member of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s...
Surjit Bhalla, Nandan Nilekani and Shekhar Gupta on stage

Interest rates only instrument for enhancing growth, says economist Surjit Bhalla

RBI to announce monetary policy today; interest rates tripled from 1.25 per cent to 3.2 in past 14 months, says Bhalla, a member of PM’s eco advisory panel.
Shekhar Gupta, Manu Pubby, and ISRO chairman A.S. Kiran Kumar

India can eye global space projects if it can deliver on its potential: ISRO chief

Kiran Kumar says the era of just the government doing space business is over and that industry partnerships are necessary to handle competition.
Thomas Friedman and Shekhar Gupta on OTC

Indian elections could be rigged next– Thomas Friedman

Be wary of Donald Trump, columnist-author Thomas Friedman warns India; applauds Narendra Modi for pushing Aadhaar.
Thomas Friedman and Shekhar Gupta on stage

India’s Aadhaar one of the best things to have happened in the world: Friedman

Trump is a "brain-eating disease"; more discussion with Muslims needed to ensure Islam is not misrepresented, Friedman says at #OTC
Shekhar Gupta on stage with Devendra Fadnavis

In Pictures: OTC with Devendra Fadnavis

Pictures from the OTC with Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra with Shekhar Gupta, Mahrukh Inayat and Manasi Phadke
Graphic showing Aam Aadmi Party and Arvind Kejriwal

An Apology of a Party: AAP, which set out to save India, is struggling to save itself...

The foundation on which AAP was built has all but crumbled. And its promise of changing the system and saving India is now a fading memory.

Gujarat Elections 2017