Mihir Srivastava -March 30, 2018

The internet has transformed life, and politics is no exception. Bypassing the media, top politicians are using social networking sites to good effect Social media is in the news for all the wrong reasons. The government has issued a notice to Cambridge Analytica — the company accused of Facebook users’ data breach — demanding a […]


Vikram Zutshi -March 23, 2018

The story of the president and the porn star brought out the worst of the US media and trolls, including the latter’s career When it was recently reported that Donald Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen paid $130,000 in ‘hush money’ to porn star Stormy Daniels (Stephanie Clifford), presumably to buy her silence about an alleged affair […]


PTI -March 23, 2018

The freeze on security aid to Pakistan, announced by the Donald Trump Administration early this year, has been incorporated in the $1.3 trillion spending bill which will fund the federal government for the remainder of fiscal 2018. Congressional leaders, after weeks of negotiations, last night reached a deal on federal spending till September 30, two […]