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What am I talking about? I speak about the disintegration of the Great Imperial Power into a multi-polar world in the span of just a century, musical zing of bathroom singers to the ultimate composers Shankar Jaikishan, pulling the tail of a tiger from its back to capturing an asteroid into a bag, Zeno's paradox to Cantor's explanation of infinity, and of course, anything beyond. - AKR

Mahanadi’s Anshupa in Steady Decay

Going upstream on the left side of the river Mahanadi from the outskirt of Bhubaneswar, be a speedster or a trekker or even an...

Technologies in 2017 and their Expected Impacts

The new year of 2017 has brought ample amount of both reflection and expectation with it. The technologies and tools have pushed the envelope...

2016 – A Year of Faith and Fragility

When Pope Francis signed an Ecumenical Declaration with the leader of Russian Orthodox Churches, Patriarch Kirill, on February 12, it was an indication of...

RegTech – Technology Drives Regulatory Business

An increasing regulatory information inflow, the pressure to cut costs in the process of compliance, and to achieve a greater level of safety have...

As Those Turn into Children’s Stories

Deluge that brings scarcity cannot be welcome. But this will not stop the inflow if we do not have a plan to moderate it,...

Fighting Culpability with Reason

“Can you deny your culpability?” was the question that a TV anchor asked the gentleman. I shall definitely face hardship if you ask me...

Things Can Fail! Demigod to Demo God

I was in a conference on Cloud Computing – everybody is talking about this computing model these days. As the conference was organised by...

Brexit – Beyond Britain and the Whole of Europe

The democratic and independent-minded British decided to honour their own currency, own trade, and above all, their own border. In fact, 23 June 2016...

Swiftness of Invasion

“It was the swiftness,” the cab driver remarked when we were engaged in a discussion on the Vikings and their dominance starting from late...

An Intangible, Yet Hardened, Pact

“How could a bunch of tribal people decide what was good for them?” A co-passenger remarked during our discussion in a flight. The context...

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