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Narrative Vs. Trust – BJP style! – blog

My Crypto story so far. – blog

Here’s why everyone should read ‘The Tyranny of Merit’ (BLOG)

Have we been doing networking wrong all our lives? (BLOG)

MEE: the mere exposure effect (BLOG)

What jobs are “Bullshit Jobs”? (BLOG)

Latest edition of my Sunday newsletter (24 Jan 2021)

Do we perform better when we are rewarded? (BLOG)

Does democracy make it difficult to introduce useful reforms? (BLOG)

Does apologizing work? (BLOG)

Metaphors and neural regions (BLOG)

BLOG: Bhimbetka & the first modern humans in India

BLOG: Brandolini’s principle and vaccines – what’s the connection?

BLOG: Many Indian children are left behind in education; do we know what needs to be done about it? Yes!

Exercise After Covid-19? Take It Slow (NY Times article) – based on which I created illustrated insta slides.

PHOTO-STORY Shaadigrapher – wedding in Covid times

BLOG – The beginning of migrant hatred is often benign

BLOG – We cheat differently based on who we think we are.

My Sunday Newsletter (15 Nov 2020)

BLOG – Is Modi like Hitler? Yes and No.

BLOG – Demonetization was a failure but the PM is OK lying about it even after 4 years!

BLOG – Are you proud of Kalpana Chawla? Should you be? (read here)

BLOG – I set up a Google Alert for “Rape India” for a month and tracked 125 reported rapes (06 Oct – 06 Nov 2020). Here are some insights. (blog link)

BLOG – Latest edition of my Sunday Newsletter (11 Oct)

Weekly updated Covid deaths projection for India (11 Oct)

This is why trying to learn by ‘reasoning’ and ‘logic’ on social media typically doesn’t work. (blog – read here)

Why men often assume that when a woman shares a problem, she’s asking him to propose a solution? (read here)

The myth of the paid subscription model for news (blog – Vatsanalysis)

Explained – why ‘be proud of Hindu culture’ pages / accounts really exist. (blog)

New in Vlog:

I have dubbed this in Hindi too 😛 😛

Also watch my four part Myanmar film-making BTS Vlog – Part I, II, III and IV. (it’s quite fun – you will have a great time, especially if you have never been to the country yourself).

‘Invisible women’ in the Covid times (blog).

Succinct summary of both the positives and negatives of the three agri-bills passed by the Indian Parliament in Sep 2020

New on podcast – Contact Hypothesis, bigotry, mirror neurons and psychopaths

If everyone had friends from minority groups, would there be less bigotry overall? (blog)

The Ayodhya dispute timeline summary (illustrated blog)

How Delhi Police targets activists (blog)

Nobel Peace prize, Trump and the Halo effect (blog).

Fau-G? Like, really? (blog)

How much of the 23.9% decline in the GDP growth can be attributed to Covid? (blog)

Making sense of Goa Covid figures

The Linda problem and a celebrity death case.

Princy’s dance video in red light – Mohabbat buri bimari

My Vlog playlist on Youtube.

My list of perspective-altering books.

Comparing lights for video-interview (video)

Why has India not yet ratified the UN convention against torture? (blog)

The myth of a secular India (blog)

Tips on moving to Goa (video-blog)

Princy’s indigo coloured dress available on

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