Four of five Indians could afford the Internet if data costs fell by 66%, according to a Facebook-commissioned report on Internet access. But Indian telecom operators already run data services at a 11% loss, making cost-cutting difficult.
There definitely is a lot to criticize the reservation policy and the related politics, but moaning over the seat that couldn’t be yours is not one of those ways.
It takes a good amount of dedication to go head-over-heels for Game of Thrones and memorize the latest music track, or to sit and watch an entire IPL match out of sheer passion. But to be able to survive a life that doesn’t come even close to taking initiative to create and innovate is a failure of education.
After close to six years of being in some kind of a leadership role, I recently found myself in a position where I felt I was “one-among-many”. Here’s what I learned.
During that trip to Uttarakhand, I admired the patience of the locals… until that same placid pahadi patience, thanks to some elephants, nearly cost me my train back home.
Young graduate mothers gave birth to 899 girls per 1,000 boys, lower than the national average of 943, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of Census data.
Indian men are twice as likely as women to kill themselves, but of all the methods of suicide, self-immolation is the only one that claims more women than men, according to national crime data.
The entrance exam system in its current format gives us aspirants who can become great engineers, except that they end up in the wrong stream.