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Rajkamal Rao's TV Appearances
  1. India can fly again from May 25 - May 21, 2020

  2. Trump's visit to India - Feb 20, 2020

  3. Trump's address to the nation after Iranian strike - Jan 8, 2020

  4. Trump impeachment - Dec 18, 2019

  5. Howdy Modi event - Sep 22, 2019

  6. Howdy Modi on Times Now - Sep 21, 2019 

  7. India Development Debate - Sep 8, 2019

  8. Jet Airways - April 4, 2019





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Rajkamal Rao's Op-Ed Page Columns (Print & Online editions)
 
  1. Coronavirus upends the American dream for Indian students and H-1Bs - May 15, 2020

  2. Why the average American was hit hard by Covid - April 25, 2020

  3. Covid-19 hurts H-1Bs - March 19, 2020

  4. The stage is set for a Biden vs. Trump show - March 11, 2020

  5. Trump’s impeachment may not stop his re-election - Dec 19, 2019

  6. How device addiction is affecting real-world productivity - Nov 19, 2019

  7. Whistleblowers’ complaints could cost Infosys dearly - Oct 25, 2019

  8. American nearshoring spells trouble for Nasscom - Oct 6, 2019 

  9. A Brain Drain Tax - Sep 5, 2019

  10. Solution to India’s economic malaise lies in cutting taxes and regulation - Aug 20, 2019

  11. Time to go on a cruise - Aug 6, 2019

  12. Green card overhaul -  July 15, 2019

  13. Tariff tantrums - June 5, 2019

  14. Green Card Blues - May 21, 2019

  15. The EU is in a complete mess - May 9, 2019

  16. Jet Airways flies into oblivion - April 18, 2019

  17. India's Acche Din (Good days) began in 1991 - April 11, 2019

  18. Let Jet Airways recover on its own - March 24, 2019

  19. Indian-American high school students continue pushing the envelope - March 12, 2019

  20. Time to upgrade internet banking - March 3, 2019

  21. Engineering education needs serious rethinking - Feb 17, 2019

  22. Welcome to another WhatsApp election - Feb 10, 2019

  23. Why the BJP is vulnerable in 2019 - Dec 2015, 2018

  24. A clever switch by the U.S. - Dec 12, 2018

  25. Hubris of global summits - Dec 05, 2018

  26. A nation divided - Nov 07, 2018

  27. It’s not India’s fault - Nov 04, 2018

  28. How Nasscom played its cards right in the US - Sep 20, 2018

  29. From New Delhi to New York, it’s hell on the streets - Aug 31, 2018

  30. We've already lost the data privacy battle - Aug 7, 2018

  31. Testing times for foreign students in the US - July 21, 2018

  32. Trump has a point about ‘rules-based’ trade - Jun 15, 2018

  33. Why rename cities? - May 28, 2018

  34. Walmart-Flipkart combine faces uphill battle - May 11, 2018

  35. Medical tourism can be the next big export earner - April 27, 2018

  36. Buy Green Card fast - April 11, 2018

  37. Deadline Raj - March 27, 2018

  38. Us in the US - March 18, 2018

  39. Indian e-commerce has a last-mile problem - Feb 25, 2018

  40. Get rid of this annual spectacle - Feb 02, 2018

  41. One year of Trump — and feeling it - Jan 26, 2018

  42. Tax corporate revenues rather than profits - Dec 31, 2017

  43. Lessons on instant justice from America - Dec 7, 2017

  44. New India is consumed by guilt - Nov 19, 2017

  45. On H-1Bs, Trump hits Indians really hard - Oct 27, 2017

  46. Modi, Trump can go together a long way - June 27, 2017

  47. Trump’s exit from Paris accord is no big deal - June 4, 2017

  48. Why aren’t we prouder of India? - May 08, 2017

  49. Trump’s new tax plan looks ‘dead on arrival’ - Apr 29, 2017

  50. US hits West Asian airlines below the belt - April 08, 2017

  51. B-1 visas are the problem, not H-1Bs - March 30, 2017

  52. IRCTC’s next-gen system is a nightmare - March 8, 2017

  53. What’s in a name? A lot, when you travel - Feb 25, 2017

  54. Selling India to Trump won’t work - Jan 22, 2017

  55. Stop transferring bank employees - Jan 11, 2017

  56. Time to get rid of the income tax - Dec 19, 2016

  57. Why globalization, as we know it, is dead - Nov 22, 2016

  58. Trump signifies hope, not pessimism - Nov 10, 2016

  59. Will Indians start buying fewer cars? - Oct 31, 2016

  60. Even in a yuck election, unfair’s unfair - Oct 19, 2016

  61. Is the RTE Act fair to private enterprise? - Sep 22, 2016

  62. Our diaspora has a lot to offer - Sep 8, 2016

  63. Trump and the crisis of jobless growth - Aug 26, 2016

  64. When things fall apart - July 18, 2016

  65. Indian banks must share digital dividend - June 29, 2016

  66. A missed opportunity - June 15, 2016

  67. Will India be stumped by Trump? - May 13, 2016

  68. Let’s not play the interest rate game - Apr 3, 2016

  69. Do political parties matter anymore? - Feb 26, 2016

  70. India's daring exceptionalism - Jan 27, 2016

  71. The RBI should relax mobile money rules - Dec 24, 2015

  72. This time, it is serious - Dec 14, 2015

  73. Where have all the good candidates gone? - Nov 20, 2015

  74. Unemployable engineers: Who’s to blame? - Nov 2, 2015

  75. Nadella is just what Microsoft needs - Sep 12, 2015

  76. US Trump card against Indian immigrants - Sep 1, 2015

  77. Fallout of a flimsy case against Wipro - July 7, 2015

  78. No one’s talking brain drain anymore - June 9, 2015

  79. Case for a uniform school-leaving exam - May 15, 2015

  80. Combating resume fraud - April 15, 2015

  81. Error Message: Access Denied - March 26, 2015

  82. Is a business school education worth it? - Feb 18, 2015

  83. Move State capitals to secondary cities - Jan 9, 2015

  84. RBI: 1 Uber: 0 - Dec 8, 2014

  85. Immigration reform is Obama’s gift to India - Nov 24, 2014

  86. The importance of doing the right thing - Nov 19, 2014

  87. Modi should woo the Republicans - Nov 14, 2014

  88. Modi missed the bus in the US - Nov 3, 2014

  89. Why US visa rules can see a flight of talent from India - Oct 28, 2014

  90. Why you need to worry about the Fed - Dec 25, 2013

  91. It’s Khobragade’s mistake - Dec 20, 2013

  92. How can “innovation capitalism” drive India’s technological and economic development? - Dec 2013 (Winning Entry in McKinsey's Global Essay Competition)

  93. Going all out for a US degree - Nov 8, 2013

  94. This is no ordinary IT slump - Oct 19, 2012






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Rajkamal Rao's WorldView Column  
  1. What would we do without editors? 

  2. Big Government is back

  3. US college admissions continue to become more subjective

  4. Flattening the curve doesn’t mean that the virus is conquered

  5. Covid-19: Environment: 1; Activists: 0

  6. Covid-19 is a massive failure of public health leadership

  7. Life after Covid-19 may change forever

  8. Indian American activists are pushing America to the extreme Left

  9. Covid-19: Impact on China’s manufacturing and the global supply chain

  10. Boeing 787 and Airbus 350 are great for airlines, not for passengers

  11. Automation’s threat to jobs is real

  12. Indian cricket is back to its glory days

  13. Modern India would squirm at Article 51-A

  14. Activists must rethink the climate change campaign

  15. Lost your phone? Life, as we know it, will stop

  16. Is Big Tech becoming too big?

  17. America’s trade war with China is hurting both countries

  18. Is Washington staring at a Civil War?

  19. Free speech is not free

  20. Trump at Howdy Modi: A rare partnership

  21. Britain and its failures

  22. The GRE reigns supreme

  23. Bonds and the inverted yield curve

  24. Why central banks are easing money supply

  25. Age is no barrier to sports excellence

  26. Is the world really ready for electric cars?

  27. It’s migrant labour that keeps cruise-ships afloat

  28. The mess of coalition governments

  29. Indian elections are democracy’s gold standard

  30. The SAT takes sides against meritocracy

  31. Why newspapers in the West struggle to stay afloat

  32. Venezuela teeters on the brink

  33. Brexit gets a second vote — sort of - Apr 30, 2019

  34. New York City is slowly becoming unlivable

  35. Why Rahul Gandhi’s income programme won’t work

  36. Turkey’s Cold War with the US worsens

  37. So, Trump did not collude with Russia after all 

  38. New Zealand’s actions after Christchurch are problematic

  39. A corruption scandal shakes American college admissions

  40. Brexit and the Irish backstop

  41. Socialists kill Amazon’s expansion plans in New York

  42. The end of a glorious run for the A380

  43. Trump’s chances of re-election look strong

  44. Citizenship is up for sale

  45. More American colleges go test-optional

  46. The EU’s problems seem to never end

  47. The abject failure that is General Motors

  48. The key is to keep the customer happy

  49. Social media use increases depression and loneliness

  50. How to write a winning statement of purpose

  51. Khashoggi mystery: Another geopolitical crisis in the making?

  52. Viewing the world from a Piper

  53. Why is the world moving away from globalisation?

  54. Nike’s high-risk CSR strategy may just not do it

  55. Illegal migration is tearing nations apart

  56. Serena Williams lost, and not just the US Open final

  57. Job searches are still stuck in the 1990s

  58. The Trump economy has many safeguards

  59. Studying abroad is now more business and less education

  60. Turkey’s hopeless economic war with the US

  61. Iran’s recent struggles are only likely to worsen

  62. Is a technical degree needed for IT excellence?

  63. WhatsApp’s architecture is creating headaches for Facebook

  64. Europe is on the brink

  65. Too many experts, insufficient rewards

  66. Why Nadal and Federer continue their domination

  67. Look before you post on social media

  68. Why is the rupee falling?

  69. The US made history in Israel

  70. Click-and-forget features bring AI to life

  71. When top institutions misuse their brands to make money

  72. Indian cities should exploit the municipal bond market

  73. When Indian Americans’ success hurts

  74. Ola-Uber merger: Prevent the creation of a monolith

  75. West Asia is more volatile than ever

  76. Made in China 2025: World’s largest nationalist polic

  77. India’s jobs crisis is serious

  78. Will public shootings in America ever end?

  79. Turmoil in the media industry is getting worse

  80. Indian websites must become more user-friendly

  81. Upwork, another matchmaker website, shows promise

  82. US immigration policy is a mess 

  83. Shortlist, perform, win!

  84. Want faster economic growth? Loosen regulations

  85. Lessons from a mountaineer

  86. India had a strong, but mixed 2017

  87. 2017 was full of surprises

  88. Mr Carr, IT does matter after all

  89. MBA courses in the US must reprogram to stay relevant

  90. Corruption invokes such distaste, but should it really? 

  91. Using social media to demystify classical music

  92. Apple’s hook on tomorrow’s customers starts early

  93. Predators vs social media: the dawn of justice?

  94. Mobile applications are becoming more indispensable

  95. Closing India’s energy deficit

  96. Government schemes to create jobs may fall short

  97. India’s corporate scene is increasingly becoming Darwinian

  98. The Fed begins to correct its balance sheet

  99. Voice chat tools: double-edged swords for big telcos

  100. The Equifax breach is a warning to UIDAI

  101. How important are corporate leaders?

  102. Revelations about world languages

  103. Federer and Nadal return to dominate tennis

  104. Why Google was wrong to fire Damore

  105. Indians’ love affair with Texas

  106. Is LinkedIn’s utility waning?

  107. Protecting jobs through licensing

  108. The dumbing down of our minds

  109. Oil continues to be a boon for the Centre

  110. Is the government becoming too addicted to Aadhaar?

  111. What a dramatic fall for Snapdeal

  112. Cricket and its failings

  113. Dangers of reckless online behaviour

  114. Is investing in bad debt India’s next big industry?

  115. At what price point will people act?

  116. The DIY-types are impacting the global economy

  117. How RPAs take away BPO jobs

  118. The EU’s sigh of relief is heard around the world

  119. Are banks overusing password rules?

  120. Why May 7 could be a do-or-die day for globalisation

  121. The resurgence of Federer and Nadal is a treat

  122. The paradoxical job growth crisis

  123. China could lead the world in heavy industry

  124. India’s drive-time radio shows can do so much better

  125. Highway billboards are great marketing devices

  126. India unlikely to suffer from a Russia hack

  127. When privacy protection policies hurt customer service

  128. GoFundMe is a boon for people in distress

  129. The tragedy of our big cities

  130. The money-making insurance industry

  131. Medical tourism could be India’s next industry boom

  132. Fine wine and the Australian Open

  133. The sheer domination of ME3 airlines

  134. Understanding Obama’s legacy

  135. Technological advances threaten existing companies too

  136. Investing in Solar Bharat Abhiyan!

  137. There’s value in going back in time

  138. China’s new strategy: sell direct

  139. Technological advances directly threaten jobs

  140. Large Whatsapp groups hurt more than help

  141. When all airlines behave like no-frills carriers

  142. Consumer collusion is a great free-market leveller

  143. Post-Trump, international students can still plan to study in the US

  144. A guide to understanding the US election

  145. The epidemic of self-written recommendation letters

  146. When corrupt governments restrict competition

  147. Going the extra mile, successfully

  148. Are we ready to embrace surge pricing?

  149. A bold experiment in tennis streaming may help answer a vexing question

  150. Why do we still permit age discrimination?

  151. Tech advances are greatly improving lives

  152. The darker side of social media

  153. With a new visa, the US steps up efforts to poach top talent

  154. Re-Mind it! This app can dramatically improve campus communication

  155. Employers, think twice before you rescind offers! 

  156. Pokémon Go highlights video game addiction like nothing else

  157. Duplicate Olympic spirit? Easier said than done!

  158. GST may become a nightmare to implement and maintain

  159. Verizon's acquisition of Yahoo! makes little sense

  160. Automation’s impact on us is huge

  161. Broadcast neutrality — the next battle?

  162. It’s time we retired the OTP

  163. Why the Brexit vote was not a surprise

  164. Brexit vote is crucial for other reasons too

  165. Ban commission-based student recruiting

  166. India’s GDP could double in 8 years

  167. How companies and government exploit consumers

  168. Why do companies cheat?

  169. Metro rail: a crucial cog in the urban wheel

  170. Apps teach us World Geography better than any textbook

  171. Poor urban planning to blame for Bengaluru’s heat

  172. Is the end of the website era near?

  173. Taming the tax havens

  174. Trouble on the high seas

  175. Political correctness going too far?

  176. Our compulsive addiction to testing

  177. Online education makes a MOOC point

  178. Need of the hour: bankruptcy laws

  179. Indian socialism continues to trump capitalism

  180. Customer service is still the best differentiator

  181. Call the NFIR’s bluff

  182. What is happening to the global economy?

  183. Innovation is key to India’s future

  184. All is not well with Heathrow

  185. Place names do matter

  186. The bottom is falling for the telecom sector

  187. Indian firms’ website designs have a long way to go

  188. The changing face of engineering education

  189. Why oil has been a boon to the government

  190. Indian e-commerce:  It feels like 1999 all over again

  191. Paris climate accord is all hot air

  192. Manufacturing for India’s military holds great opportunity

  193. The brain drain problem is getting worse

  194. India can survive a Fed interest rate hike just fine

  195. Banking on student loans

  196. When will the BRIC countries create a world-class product?

  197. Acing that application essay

  198. Where customer is not king

  199. The sharing economy extends to mini-truck moving

  200. Lessons from the Volkswagen debacle

  201. Is it time to rethink tax strategies?

  202. Passport centers are world-class models of e-governance

  203. Innovation in the media industry has been highly disruptive

  204. Is too much money tainting tennis?

  205. The Internet of Things could dramatically change our lives

  206. In-flight systems beware, the future lies with Android

  207. Net neutrality is a bad idea

  208. Why Western-sounding brand names work with buyers

  209. We’re doing nothing to address gridlock

  210. Would Greece have been better off exiting the EU?

  211. India's online retail markets are near perfect

  212. How West Asian airlines leverage Moore’s Law

  213. School rankings matter less than you imagine, so think different

  214. How about a career in consulting?

  215. Manufacturing returns to the US

  216. What Federer and Nadal teach us all

  217. Why learning English is overrated

  218. How to do Europe on your own

  219. Unsung heroes too shy to sing




Quoted recently in the media:
  1. Ex-Wipro staff alleges toxic work culture

  2. Visa case: Infy gets clean chit from the US 

  3. H-1B visa issue: US begins probe of TCS, Infosys

  4. Discrimination case: US court rejects Infosys plea

  5. US gets a record 2.3 lakh H-1B visa applications

  6. Indian IT companies still cautiously watching US Immigration Bill 

  7. Not out of the woods:

  8. US shutdown brings some relief for Indian IT firms:

  9. US Bill may lose bite before final version:

  10. Infosys, Cognizant, others form lobbying consortium:



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