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Rajkamal Rao's TV Appearances
  1. PM Modi's first in-person bilateral talks with President Biden - Sep 24, 2021
     
  2. The Election That The World Is Tracking - Nov 5, 2020

  3. All eyes on the Trump-Biden Debate - Sep 29, 2020

  4. India can fly again from May 25 - May 21, 2020

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

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

  7. Trump impeachment - Dec 18, 2019

  8. Howdy Modi event - Sep 22, 2019

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

  10. India Development Debate - Sep 8, 2019

  11. Jet Airways - April 4, 2019




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Rajkamal Rao's Op-Ed Page Columns (Print & Online editions)
 
  1. Embracing Telemedicine - Nov 23, 2021
     
  2. Did the novel coronavirus come from a lab after all? - Nov 7, 2021

  3. America mucks it up in Afghanistan - Aug 29, 2021

  4. The next global pandemic: Inflation - July 18, 2021

  5. Covid brings unlikely relief to Indian H1-B Green Card aspirants - May 30, 2021

  6. Biden’s travel ban on India beggars belief - May 6, 2021

  7. Biden’s left turn...And why the Indian diaspora is irked - Apr 8, 2021

  8. Building bipartisan support - Pressure mounts to implement Trump’s H1-B plan - Mar 9, 2021

  9. Trump isn’t likely to lie low post exit - Jan 8, 2021

  10. Why banks should retire phone-based OTPs
     
  11. How Democrats trumped Republicans

  12. United States of Hypocrisy - Oct 22, 2020

  13. For American voters, the choice is Black or Blue - Aug 31, 2020

  14. Kamala Harris and identity politics in the US - Aug 12, 2020

  15. How the media may have hurt Trump’s chances of re-election - July 13, 2020

  16. Work From Home may make H-1B tech visas irrelevant - June 25, 2020

  17. There’s no easy solution to America’s racial divide - June 05, 2020

  18. Coronavirus upends the American dream for Indian students and H-1Bs - May 15, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  26. A Brain Drain Tax - Sep 5, 2019

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

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

  29. Green card overhaul -  July 15, 2019

  30. Tariff tantrums - June 5, 2019

  31. Green Card Blues - May 21, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  42. Hubris of global summits - Dec 05, 2018

  43. A nation divided - Nov 07, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

  50. Why rename cities? - May 28, 2018

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

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

  53. Buy Green Card fast - April 11, 2018

  54. Deadline Raj - March 27, 2018

  55. Us in the US - March 18, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  72. Stop transferring bank employees - Jan 11, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  81. When things fall apart - July 18, 2016

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

  83. A missed opportunity - June 15, 2016

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  97. Combating resume fraud - April 15, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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











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Rajkamal Rao's WorldView Column  
  1. Glasgow COP26 was mostly talk

  2. US lifts travel ban on India and ends the Maldives gold rush

  3. What did Modi’s visit to the White House mean?

  4. Nanometer chips, the next big global industry

  5. Muck-ups are universal and constant across the world

  6. The Taliban regain control of Afghanistan 20 years after 9/11

  7. Tunisia falls back into chaos ten years after the Arab Spring

  8. Why the US passenger train project seems to go off the rails

  9. Tennis — French Open proves unpredictable, again

  10. In a global economy, taxation goes global too

  11. Inside Africa, the unknown continent

  12. Facebook groups extend support in India’s fight against Covid

  13. Alexei Navalny, Putin’s greatest foe, and the West's favourite Russian

  14. A new way to shop in the US: Kiosks

  15. Why the US still remains the go-to place for an MS/MBA degree

  16. Is Taiwan the world's latest flashpoint for war?

  17. How streaming transformed content creation

  18. Once-in-a-century winter storm cripples Texas

  19. GameStop aside, short selling is essential to markets

  20. The world's changing alliances are head-scratching

  21. China offers a fix for battery charging in electric vehicles

  22. Starting an online small business is so much easier today

  23. Goodbye and good riddance, 2020!


     
  24. A big H-1B holiday gift fails in Congress

  25. Goodbye California, and hello Texas!

  26. Jet Airways’ take off may meet too many headwinds

  27. Google Photos: Another example of bait and no switch

  28. How the likes of Rajiv Maheswaran are using data to pull out winners in sport

  29. How Trump came to lose a closely fought election

     
  30. Trump could shock the world again with a win

  31. Unplugging from social media and TV is the way to attain ‘nirvana’

  32. SPB: Artist with an iconic stature, loved as a friend by millions

  33. Big Tech probably never dreamed it would get this big

  34. Covid-19: A lesson in humility for the human race

  35. At the US Open, bizarre rules topple top seeds

  36. WhatsApp for Business can be an indispensable tool

  37. What makes the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Oz special

  38. Israel-UAE diplomatic ties could forever change the Arab world

     
  39. America, thanks to identity politics, faces an identity crisis

  40. Elon Musk’s SpaceX shows how extreme science can work

  41. Do budget deficits matter any more?

  42. Indian students in the US caught in a legal battle

  43. Airline industry could be ‘covided’ for years

  44. Destroying historical monuments achieves nothing

  45. Wirecard’s case is another extreme example of corporate fraud
     
  46. For China, Galwan Valley is a lot more than a border skirmish

  47. Political correctness in post-Floyd era alarms free-speech advocates

  48. Race riots rock America

  49. Covid-19 reveals, again, that our leaders don’t always know all

  50. What would we do without editors? 

  51. Big Government is back

  52. US college admissions continue to become more subjective

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

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

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

  56. Life after Covid-19 may change forever

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

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

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

  60. Automation’s threat to jobs is real

  61. Indian cricket is back to its glory days

  62. Modern India would squirm at Article 51-A

  63. Activists must rethink the climate change campaign

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

  65. Is Big Tech becoming too big?

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

  67. Is Washington staring at a Civil War?

  68. Free speech is not free

  69. Trump at Howdy Modi: A rare partnership

  70. Britain and its failures

  71. The GRE reigns supreme

  72. Bonds and the inverted yield curve

  73. Why central banks are easing money supply

  74. Age is no barrier to sports excellence

  75. Is the world really ready for electric cars?

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

  77. The mess of coalition governments

  78. Indian elections are democracy’s gold standard

  79. The SAT takes sides against meritocracy

  80. Why newspapers in the West struggle to stay afloat

  81. Venezuela teeters on the brink

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

  83. New York City is slowly becoming unlivable

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

  85. Turkey’s Cold War with the US worsens

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

  87. New Zealand’s actions after Christchurch are problematic

  88. A corruption scandal shakes American college admissions

  89. Brexit and the Irish backstop

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

  91. The end of a glorious run for the A380

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

  93. Citizenship is up for sale

  94. More American colleges go test-optional

  95. The EU’s problems seem to never end

  96. The abject failure that is General Motors

  97. The key is to keep the customer happy

  98. Social media use increases depression and loneliness

  99. How to write a winning statement of purpose

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

  101. Viewing the world from a Piper

  102. Why is the world moving away from globalisation?

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

  104. Illegal migration is tearing nations apart

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

  106. Job searches are still stuck in the 1990s

  107. The Trump economy has many safeguards

  108. Studying abroad is now more business and less education

  109. Turkey’s hopeless economic war with the US

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

  111. Is a technical degree needed for IT excellence?

  112. WhatsApp’s architecture is creating headaches for Facebook

  113. Europe is on the brink

  114. Too many experts, insufficient rewards

  115. Why Nadal and Federer continue their domination

  116. Look before you post on social media

  117. Why is the rupee falling?

  118. The US made history in Israel

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

  120. When top institutions misuse their brands to make money

  121. Indian cities should exploit the municipal bond market

  122. When Indian Americans’ success hurts

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

  124. West Asia is more volatile than ever

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

  126. India’s jobs crisis is serious

  127. Will public shootings in America ever end?

  128. Turmoil in the media industry is getting worse

  129. Indian websites must become more user-friendly

  130. Upwork, another matchmaker website, shows promise

  131. US immigration policy is a mess 

  132. Shortlist, perform, win!

  133. Want faster economic growth? Loosen regulations

  134. Lessons from a mountaineer

  135. India had a strong, but mixed 2017

  136. 2017 was full of surprises

  137. Mr Carr, IT does matter after all

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

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

  140. Using social media to demystify classical music

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

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

  143. Mobile applications are becoming more indispensable

  144. Closing India’s energy deficit

  145. Government schemes to create jobs may fall short

  146. India’s corporate scene is increasingly becoming Darwinian

  147. The Fed begins to correct its balance sheet

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

  149. The Equifax breach is a warning to UIDAI

  150. How important are corporate leaders?

  151. Revelations about world languages

  152. Federer and Nadal return to dominate tennis

  153. Why Google was wrong to fire Damore

  154. Indians’ love affair with Texas

  155. Is LinkedIn’s utility waning?

  156. Protecting jobs through licensing

  157. The dumbing down of our minds

  158. Oil continues to be a boon for the Centre

  159. Is the government becoming too addicted to Aadhaar?

  160. What a dramatic fall for Snapdeal

  161. Cricket and its failings

  162. Dangers of reckless online behaviour

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

  164. At what price point will people act?

  165. The DIY-types are impacting the global economy

  166. How RPAs take away BPO jobs

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

  168. Are banks overusing password rules?

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

  170. The resurgence of Federer and Nadal is a treat

  171. The paradoxical job growth crisis

  172. China could lead the world in heavy industry

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

  174. Highway billboards are great marketing devices

  175. India unlikely to suffer from a Russia hack

  176. When privacy protection policies hurt customer service

  177. GoFundMe is a boon for people in distress

  178. The tragedy of our big cities

  179. The money-making insurance industry

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

  181. Fine wine and the Australian Open

  182. The sheer domination of ME3 airlines

  183. Understanding Obama’s legacy

  184. Technological advances threaten existing companies too

  185. Investing in Solar Bharat Abhiyan!

  186. There’s value in going back in time

  187. China’s new strategy: sell direct

  188. Technological advances directly threaten jobs

  189. Large Whatsapp groups hurt more than help

  190. When all airlines behave like no-frills carriers

  191. Consumer collusion is a great free-market leveller

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

  193. A guide to understanding the US election

  194. The epidemic of self-written recommendation letters

  195. When corrupt governments restrict competition

  196. Going the extra mile, successfully

  197. Are we ready to embrace surge pricing?

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

  199. Why do we still permit age discrimination?

  200. Tech advances are greatly improving lives

  201. The darker side of social media

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

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

  204. Employers, think twice before you rescind offers! 

  205. Pokémon Go highlights video game addiction like nothing else

  206. Duplicate Olympic spirit? Easier said than done!

  207. GST may become a nightmare to implement and maintain

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

  209. Automation’s impact on us is huge

  210. Broadcast neutrality — the next battle?

  211. It’s time we retired the OTP

  212. Why the Brexit vote was not a surprise

  213. Brexit vote is crucial for other reasons too

  214. Ban commission-based student recruiting

  215. India’s GDP could double in 8 years

  216. How companies and government exploit consumers

  217. Why do companies cheat?

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

  219. Apps teach us World Geography better than any textbook

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

  221. Is the end of the website era near?

  222. Taming the tax havens

  223. Trouble on the high seas

  224. Political correctness going too far?

  225. Our compulsive addiction to testing

  226. Online education makes a MOOC point

  227. Need of the hour: bankruptcy laws

  228. Indian socialism continues to trump capitalism

  229. Customer service is still the best differentiator

  230. Call the NFIR’s bluff

  231. What is happening to the global economy?

  232. Innovation is key to India’s future

  233. All is not well with Heathrow

  234. Place names do matter

  235. The bottom is falling for the telecom sector

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

  237. The changing face of engineering education

  238. Why oil has been a boon to the government

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

  240. Paris climate accord is all hot air

  241. Manufacturing for India’s military holds great opportunity

  242. The brain drain problem is getting worse

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

  244. Banking on student loans

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

  246. Acing that application essay

  247. Where customer is not king

  248. The sharing economy extends to mini-truck moving

  249. Lessons from the Volkswagen debacle

  250. Is it time to rethink tax strategies?

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

  252. Innovation in the media industry has been highly disruptive

  253. Is too much money tainting tennis?

  254. The Internet of Things could dramatically change our lives

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

  256. Net neutrality is a bad idea

  257. Why Western-sounding brand names work with buyers

  258. We’re doing nothing to address gridlock

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

  260. India's online retail markets are near perfect

  261. How West Asian airlines leverage Moore’s Law

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

  263. How about a career in consulting?

  264. Manufacturing returns to the US

  265. What Federer and Nadal teach us all

  266. Why learning English is overrated

  267. How to do Europe on your own

  268. 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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