Siddhartha Gupta

The Deep Web

The seamy side of the internet that you dare not explore

27 November 2013
Wretched New IITs

Who is responsible for the sorry state of these institutions?

09 September 2013
Jairam Ramesh and the Radiation Threat

Sir, did you know that the book you endorsed was bullshit?

02 August 2013
An Encounter with a Negotiator

Stuart Diamond once negotiated himself out of the sights of a submachine gun in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Negotiating well, he says, is about noticing other people

24 July 2013
No Country for Cyclists

Most developed countries go out of their way to promote a cycling culture, but in India, it can be a really dangerous hobby

03 July 2013
True Life
Living with Cancer

The former head of the counter-terrorism wing of RAW succumbed to cancer on 16 June. His tweets over the past five months, as he watched his body being laid waste by the effects of his illness and radiation therapy, document his fears, hopes and determination to emerge the victor

26 June 2013
The New IITian

How a changing India is re-engineering the DNA of its fabled nerd: a little too fast for some and much too slowly for others

10 June 2013


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