FB – AN EVIL EMPIRE

DailyPost 1847 FB – AN EVIL EMPIRE The world has seen it all, from the Slave Trade to the Opium Wars, the Empires in human history have ruled the roost in a variety of wars.

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THE FACEBOOK OUTAGE

DailyPost 1843 THE FACEBOOK OUTAGE There is an old adage which says, if you can’t face the world Facebook and that tool went missing in the biggest outage in its history. Whether the world would

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PANDORA PAPERS

DailyPost 1838 PANDORA PAPERS The genesis of the name for this cache of documents remains unknown. Pandora’s box is an artifact in Greek mythology connected with the myth of Pandora in Hesiod’s Works and Days.

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EVERGRANDE

DailyPost 1824 EVERGRANDE It has different names in different parts of the world, the financial mess which it ends up in, remains the same. Now it is Evergrande of the famed Shenzhen city in China,

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DEMOCRATIC TOOL BOX

DailyPost 1815 DEMOCRATIC TOOL BOX Though in principle all democracies should remain the same in the modalities of their conduct of democratic processes, it depends on what they value and what they intend to achieve. There

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DIGITAL INCOMES

DailyPost 1808 DIGITAL INCOMES If you thought digital is just a technology and the internet on its own cannot generate income and is meant for information and communication, you are the farthest from reality. The variety,

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DESCENT INTO CHAOS!

DailyPost 1787 DESCENT INTO CHAOS! It could not have been more prophetic. Ahmed Rashid authored a book Descent Into Chaos in 2008. The theme of the book was ”How the war against Islamic extremism is

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LIFE IS POLITICAL DECISION

DailyPost 1786 LIFE IS POLITICAL DECISION Life is a political decision and so is death, it seems. The fall out of political decisions are so far reaching that the ones who decide are even not

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YOUTUBE TEACHERS

DailyPost 1777 YOUTUBE TEACHERS World today is connected way more than we can even imagine. The hyper connected world which we fancy, in the sense of the information superhighways can just be treated as the

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TECH JOURNALISM

DailyPost 1759 TECH JOURNALISM The waves the Pegasus expose is making can very fairly be judged as superior to what the whole journalist fraternity in this country have produced in the last few years. Our

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THE JARGONS OF INDIA 1

DailyPost 1746 THE JARGONS OF INDIA 1 Within a few jargons we have limited the narrative of the nation. That is the style and only that is the substance as well. The language you use and

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A PLAGIARIZED MINDSET

DailyPost 1732 A PLAGIARIZED MINDSET Plagiarism is not a new phenomenon, but its rampant growth in the last decade with the onset of large-scale digital resources, has slowly created a plagiarized mindset in a whole generation.

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THE BREAKDOWN OF LAW

DailyPost 1729 THE BREAKDOWN OF LAW You would have variously heard of the breakdown of law and order. Primarily, it means the breakdown of public order. The day-to-day life of the common man and his peace

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COLLABORATIONWARE – RANSOMWARE

DailyPost 1728 COLLABORATIONWARE – RANSOMWARE Cyber security happens to be America’s number one national security threat since 2014 and by extrapolation the number one international threat. In the criminal domain of Cyber Crime, *ransomware* as it

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SUPERFICIAL, IMAGINARY TO THE SURREAL

DailyPost 1722 SUPERFICIAL, IMAGINARY TO THE SURREAL This is the story of the electronic mainstream national English media, the English TV channels. With a skeletal reporter base covering the expanse and issues of this country and

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A DATA REGIME…

DailyPost 1721 A DATA REGIME… A data regime is a must to have a safe, planned and an executable country. The main issue to be cracked is data. And after living in the data age,

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SPIN DOCTORS!

Daily Post 1718 SPIN DOCTORS! These are the breed of doctors who have nothing to do with medicine. In reality they are detrimental to humanity. They were born to vitiate the atmosphere of objectivity, facts,

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THE STATE OF UNION COMMUNICATION

DailyPost 1716 THE STATE OF UNION COMMUNICATION India is a union of states and therein emanates the concept of cooperative federalism. The division of tasks and powers have been delineated in the Constitution of India, the

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ABJECT HELPLESSNESS

DailyPost 1714 ABJECT HELPLESSNESS Every individual has sometime or the other found himself not able to make much of the issue he has landed in and cannot think of a solution at least at that

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NATIONAL DEATH AUDIT

DailyPost 1711 NATIONAL DEATH AUDIT This would not be the first pandemic we are facing, and might be the second surge is not the last surge of this pandemic. Being ready for the subsequent bouts

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POST-EMPATHY AGE

DailyPost 1710 POST-EMPATHY AGE The precursors seemed to be visible and as always, we decided not to see it; post truth, fake news, deepfakes etc. The mainstream media got embroiled in non-mainstream reporting. The masses did

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POLITICAL CEASEFIRE

DailyPost 1706 POLITICAL CEASEFIRE Whatever might be the situation in this country, this does not end. This is an unending war of attrition. It is the Power War, if outside of it, the battle is

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INDIAN GOVERNANCE – IN SEARCH OF SCIENCE…

DailyPost 1704 INDIAN GOVERNANCE – IN SEARCH OF SCIENCE… And also, of technology. The battle to grasp the real nature of today’s science and technology and its cocktail with business, governance, international relations and health,

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MARKETING TENOR!

DailyPost 1702 MARKETING TENOR! Tenor is ”the course of thought that runs through something written or spoken,” and is present in social media and multimedia presentations of multifarious varieties. Since the time of Adam Smith

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THE DIGITAL DELUSION

DailyPost 1698 THE DIGITAL DELUSION If you have not watched The Social Dilemma, it is advisable that you don’t use the social media. Whatever perception and utility Social Media has created is out of mercenary

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THE VULTURE AND THE LITTLE GIRL

DailyPost 1697 THE VULTURE AND THE LITTLE GIRL In the last 1696 days DailyPost has never copied a title from anywhere. Today it’s the emotions in this pall of gloom which has forced this topic.

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OF CHARACTER AND CULTURE

DailyPost 1695 OF CHARACTER AND CULTURE The lip smart Indians can display value in anything, which serves their interest. Over the years they learnt the art of spinning stories and making a living out of it.

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THE MEDIA JAMBOREE

DailyPost 1690 THE MEDIA JAMBOREE The fourth estate of Indian democracy in its noble mission to safeguard the welfare of the poor and downtrodden and be a watchdog to everything that his happening in this

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THE POLITICS OF LOCKDOWN

DailyPost 1684 THE POLITICS OF LOCKDOWN Is there a validated formula for lockdowns? Has the capability of the decision makers improved to decide on lockdowns over the last 15 / 16 months? Are lockdowns decided as

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LOCKDOWN, LOCKDOWN & LOCKDOWN!

DailyPost 1682 LOCKDOWN, LOCKDOWN & LOCKDOWN! Person to person transmission will keep on happening till the time person to person contact is there. The more unregulated the person the person contacts, there is more likelihood of

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METICULOUS / INTRICATE ENFORCEMENT

DailyPost 1681 METICULOUS / INTRICATE ENFORCEMENT Enforcement is India does not correspond to any other enforcement mechanism in the world. We can leave our nearest neighbours for the time being. Compared to the western countries,

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ELECTIONS & INDIA HAVE BOTH LOST

DailyPost 1680 ELECTIONS & INDIA HAVE BOTH LOST The capability of the elections to throw up leadership and governance mechanisms to lead us to progress and prosperity is totally suspect today. Leave aside that, even their

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OXYGEN LANGAR

DailyPost 1679 OXYGEN LANGAR If the country had any different expectations from them, then that is a different story. One the one side the persons involved in oxygen langar are risking their life for serving mankind

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HUMANITARIAN CRISIS

DailyPost 1678 HUMANITARIAN CRISIS This is not a health crisis or a crisis or black marketeering of essentials of life in a Pandemic Purge. A crisis which has impacted every individual across the country mostly

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LIFE BLACK MARKETEERED

DailyPost 1676 LIFE BLACK MARKETEERED This terrible situation is a  reality. Something which might even fade, putting the tragedy at the time of  partition. There is no need to get into the causal factors, which

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REAL VISUALS & IMAGINARY DISCUSSIONS

DailyPost 1666 REAL VISUALS & IMAGINARY DISCUSSIONS Bizarre is an understatement, things don’t change but who knew that the enemy would be changing the rules of game. Laxity and timelessness has been our sanskar. Not that

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PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY

DailyPost 1665 PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY Optimism and day dreaming cannot be one and the same thing. At times it is brought down to wishful thinking bit that too cannot sort out issues. With Dooms Day

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CORONA DOES NOT BARGAIN!

DailyPost 1663 CORONA DOES NOT BARGAIN! Bismarck said ”Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from the mistakes of others.” That seems to the wisdom of yesteryears, of a different age,

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IF LOCKDOWN IS NOT…

DailyPost 1659 IF LOCKDOWN IS NOT… Lockdown is not an answer is bandied around all over the media, then what is the answer. This is in the context of the second avoidable COVID surge, we

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VIRTUAL ELECTION CAMPAIGNING

DailyPost 1648 VIRTUAL ELECTION CAMPAIGNING   COVID-19 has been the biggest enabler of the digital way of life and has finally created a new age, which can termed as the Digital Immersion Age. The nature of

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