Avinash Subramaniam

Measuring Earthquakes

In 1935, Charles Richter and Beno Gutenberg developed the Richter scale.

21 January 2010
Street-smart Tweeter

Nobody’s been tweeting for decades. But here’s how you can avoid looking like someone who picked it up only yesterday.

20 January 2010
Google’s Super Phone

Apple cannot afford to keep quiet about this. This is going to be fun.

13 January 2010
The Smart Tweeter

To tweet is easy, but to influence opinion on Twitter is not. Here’s how you can avoid getting lost.

13 January 2010
Cracking the Maze

Using a web directory or a search engine is less complicated than we make it out to be.

06 January 2010
Political Sex Scandals

In all likelihood, this is the last we’ll see of ND Tiwari, but not his kind of debauchery.

30 December 2009
The Searchers

All of us trawl the web for the important and the improbable. Soon, maybe, how you search may become an essential skill.

30 December 2009
Christmas Day

Isaac Newton proposed that the date was selected to correspond with winter solstice

23 December 2009
Deliverance from email

Five things that Gmail and other email providers can do to help those who are too lazy or too busy to manage their inboxes better.

22 December 2009
Breakaway States

From 22 states when the Indian republic was born, the count will go up to 29 if Telangana is carved out of Andhra. A one-minute guide to the new states of India.

17 December 2009


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of, among several titles, Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan. His latest book is Gandhi: A Life in Three Campaigns

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and a founding member of the governing council of India Foundation. He is the author of, among other titles, Partitioned Freedom and The Hindutva Paradigm

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is an author and columnist. Views are personal.


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