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A liberal case against a uniform civil code

A constipated, constricting UCC would be worse than the current scenario of competing personal laws, says Devangshu Datta. A few days ago, the Supreme Court asked the government to formulate a......

The politics of religious Census

For a country with a huge atheist vote bank, relatively few claim to be irreligious, says Devangshu Datta The religious data of each Census takes two to three years to process. Release tends to be......

Porn ban: Look at the brighter side, silly

In the looking glass world of India's governance, banning something is a good way to promote it, says Devangshu Datta. The blocking of 857 websites by the Indian government because some of these......

Why the govt should promote the right kind of porn

A ban on porn will be unenforceable and a waste of resources, warns Devangshu Datta It is depressing to scan the morning news and be greeted by a raft of stories about horrific sexual assaults.......

VIEWPOINT: Religious sentiments overtaking rationality

Devangshu Datta analyses three recent unrelated incidents in India to emphasise on the growing trend of religious sentiments trumping rationality In April, there were violent incidents in......

Investing in stocks? Good monsoon may still be a gamble

A good monsoon would translate into demand pickup across multiple sectors, says Devangshu Datta. In his past few public statements, Arun Jaitley has been harping on the theme of good monsoon......

A surprise rate cut likely?

A rate cut will bring positive sentiment around the Budget. A rate hike will be a shocker, explains Devangshu Datta. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will have interesting decisions to take at its......

The BIG problem Indian IT firms are facing

They need to upgrade their skills and become smaller, smarter organisations, says Devangshu Datta. Traditionally, the third quarter is weak for information technology (IT) services companies due......

Second-rung stocks can deliver good profits

There are many market phases when small second-rung stocks outperform big ones, notes Devangshu Datta. One of the more interesting techniques of day-trading involves a focus on second rung......

Yuan devaluation: Lessons for India

A weaker rupee might stimulate Indian exports and nullify some of the effects of Chinese devaluation, notes Devangshu Datta. China's yuan devaluation last week might spark off competitive......

'Patriotism', 'honour' and Luis Suarez

The way some Uruguayan fans have reacted to the Suarez incident shows how black and white facts can be spun into shades of grey, writes Devangshu Datta.Uruguay's striker Luis Suarez has hogged the......
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Repercussions of Brexit and Rexit

While the UK will possibly go into recession, the bigger fear is copycat referendums from other EU nations. Back home, Raghuram Rajan's successor... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/devangshu-datta-repercussions-of-brexit-and-rexit-116062600691_1.html
The Stupidity of Groups

There are many aphorisms about the "Wisdom of Crowds". There are also (pseudo) zen koans about "Never underestimating the power of stupid people in... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/devangshu-datta-the-stupidity-of-groups-116062401421_1.html
Looking for answers in Ligo land

Ligo or, Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave observatories, in different parts of the world aim to find out what happened at the Big Bang or... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/devangshu-datta-looking-for-answers-in-ligo-land-116062301219_1.html
Policy and execution

With reference to Devangshu Datta's article, "A bullish yet unpredictable situation" (June 13), despite the announcement of a number of policies to... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/lettes-policy-and-execution-116061401204_1.html
Sports streaming beats TV

The internet now offers a live viewership experience that beats TV hollow. I wonder how effectively this will be monetised ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/devangshu-datta-sports-streaming-beats-tv-116061100006_1.html

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