The story of Patricia Mukhim and why she resigned from Editor’s guild of India
Padma Shri-awardee journalist and editor of The Shillong Times Patricia Mukhim has resigned from the membership of the Editors’ Guild of India expressing her dissatisfaction over its ‘partisan’ way of functioning and for defending "celebrity anchors" while choosing ignore the pleas of its members.
Behind The Beat: DJ Teri Miko on battling mental health issues and emerging stronger
Known for high-powered live performances and versatility, Ukraine-born DJ Teri Miko opens up about her 11 years spent in India and her struggles with mental health.
Arnab, Supreme Court and Personal Liberty: A tale of double standards
The Supreme Court has been alacritous and right in granting interim bail to Arnab Goswami upholding personal liberty. But not every victim of state excess gets to have their personal liberty upheld by the Supreme Court. Is Arnab more equal than others?
Apple's M1 chip is the next leap in personal computing
On Tuesday night, Apple unveiled its cutting-edge M1 chip and three Macs which mark the first steps in Apple's transition from Intel processors to its own custom silicon.
Bihar Elections Results Live: Nitish's NDA edging past Tejashwi's Mahagathbandhan
Asiaville panel discusses the Bihar Election numbers and make sense of who is going to control Patna.
Bihar Elections Results 2020: Can Tejashwi clinch Patna throne or Nitish to retain?
Analysing and understanding the numbers to figure who will claim battleground Bihar.
Mental health & Hindi films: How Bollywood glorifies obsessive & manipulative behaviour in men
Bollywood has a problem of glorifying obsessive and manipulative behaviour to the extent that it not only promotes toxicity but does disservice to the conversation around mental health. An analysis of how intertwining poor mental health with romantic passion in Hindi films has had real life consequences.
Which way are the Bihar polls heading? Analysis from ground zero
With Bihar polling about to wrap up, Asiaville's Amit Bharadwaj and Dibyaudh Das speak about the mood on the ground and which way are the elections heading?
Biden set to become President? Analysing 2020 US election results with Dr Manoj Joshi
The nail-biting US presidential election entered a new phase on Thursday as former Vice President and Democratic candidate Joe Biden was declared the winner of Michigan and Wisconsin, two key swing states that Trump won four years ago. Now the balance hangs a little more in the favour of Biden. But with Georgia and Arizona continue to be too close to call, can Biden be assured of his victory especially at the face of lawsuits from the Trump campaign? Distinguished fellow from Observer and Research Foundation Dr Manoj Joshi helps us understand where the race in the oldest democracy in the world.
Making sense of the 2020 US election results with expert Dr Uma Purushothaman
As America waits to get her next president in a long drawn counting process, President Trump won a series of key battlegrounds early on Wednesday morning, including Florida, Ohio and Iowa, as Joe Biden expressed confidence he would ultimately prevail across key Northern states and Arizona as the presidential contest turned into a state-by-state slog that could drag deeper into the week. Dr Uma Purushothaman, who was earlier associated with Observer Research Foundation helps us understand the process and what could happen.