In domains like gender and sexuality, we have managed to demand more words and vocabulary and descriptions that allow more of us to name our selves, our desires, our mile
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The story of the Indian democracy is being shaped by the data economy in the urban milieu, with concerns for privacy of citizens and dignity of Indian labour. Firstpost .
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Many across the country are worried about the depleting state of the Indian economy. Despite being consoled by the Home Ministry, that it is temporary, the consequences o
Pisces is the last of all zodiac signs but the most creative of all. A water sign and therefore, people born under this sign are emotional,
Much has been said of the soft power of the US' First Ladies, but on their trips to India, some had a more tangible impact than others. Firstpost .
Amid the rise in global surveillance systems, the common man needs to be involved in conversations on data through politics. Firstpost .
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Data privacy concerns are caught in the interplay of strong capitalist forces, human desire and the ever-evolving predatory technologies. Firstpost .
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Bengaluru-based artist George Mathen, aka Appupen, talks to Firstpost on the social responsibility of artists, practising dissent online while also trying to elevate art,
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In an interview with Firstpost, veteran journalist, writer, editor and critic Om Thanvi examines the reasons behind an ailing Indian media, and reflects on Hindi journali
Our weekly roundup of books that should be on your radar. Firstpost .
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When Asaram Bapu was arrested, Narayan Sai burst into the limelight with vigour. He was forty-one at the time, born in January 1972. Asarams closest aides handled all the
While work can be meaningful and pleasurable, we should think carefully before accepting managerial ideas of fulfilment through work, because they risk detracting from th
The matter-of-factness with which Wendell Rodricks chose to be himself was groundbreaking, something hard to comprehend now in a time when gay pool parties happen at five
Not taking any responsibility for something going wrong and blaming your partner entirely for it is easy and that is what some of us do. Bu
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When Wendell Rodricks passed away on 12 February 2020 at the age of 59, he left behind an indelible imprint on the world of Indian fashion, culture and activism. Firstpos
Perhaps it was this fierce closeness to his roots that brought Wendell Rodricks such international acclaim. By being unabashedly local, he was truly universal. Firstpost
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