Blog

I now blog at https://listed.to/@bansalsamarth

17 May 2020 Confused about Aarogya Setu? Here is a guide to think about your privacy

06 Aug 2019 Jammu & Kashmir, Article 370 and the aftermath

02 Jul 2019 How did the BJP win more seats in 2019 than 2014?

19 Jun 2019 How Narendra Modi won 2019, in numbers

24 Mar 2019 Why money power still rules Indian elections

17 Mar 2019 Impact of fake news on elections

03 Mar 2019 Balakot strikes - India-Pakistan standoff, explained

24 Feb 2019 Does a government’s economic performance matter to voters?

17 Feb 2019 Is Twitter biased against the Indian right-wing?

12 Feb 2019 India and Universal Basic Income, explained

03 Feb 2019 The politics of India’s jobs data

15 Jan 2019 What data tells us about caste and reservation in India

07 Jan 2019 Holding the Election Commission accountable

07 Jan 2019 BJP and Congress are telling different stories. But they are converging.

30 Dec 2018 Why India needs surveillance reform

17 Dec 2018 On resignation of RBI Governor Urjit Patel

17 Dec 2018 2019 is now an open battleground

09 Dec 2018 Are we doing enough to combat climate change?

03 Dec 2018 Implant Files - the murky world of medical devices

24 Nov 2018 How India gamed the already flawed “ease of doing business” rankings

18 Nov 2018 Jack Dorsey tells me how Twitter is dealing with challenges arising from human biases

11 Nov 2018 How can elections be “hacked” and what’s happening in India

28 Oct 2018 The health of India’s public institutions—not so good

21 Oct 2018 The Sabarimala tension, explained

13 Oct 2018 MeTooIndia and the backlash, a reading list

13 Oct 2018 India’s MeToo movement has just begun

08 Oct 2018 Crony capitalism, exemplified (Ambanis and Reliance)

08 Oct 2018 MeToo. Sexual harassment. Power.

29 Jul 2018 Aadhaar verdict, explained