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Saturday, Feb 29, 2020
Aman Sethi

Aman Sethi


Aman Sethi was part of Hindustan Times’ nationwide network of correspondents that brings news, analysis and information to its readers. He no longer works with the Hindustan Times.

articles by Aman Sethi (70 results)
Mar 13, 2018 07:49
UIDAI says it is the sole custodian of citizen information. But state governments and police are using Aadhaar numbers to consolidate data, which is being stored without any coherent data security policy and is accessed by private players. read more
Feb 13, 2018 15:32
In this segment of our year-long journey, we look at how schoolgirls take their first steps towards adulthood under the constraints of mobility and the fear of public spaces. We travel with Nikki Sharma, a Class 12 student, to find out how she navigates... read more
Feb 06, 2018 08:18
A scandal involving Bank of Baroda’s South Africa operations, a cabal of businessmen of Indian origin, and South African President Jacob Zuma, has undermined the reputation of India’s second largest bank and resulted in an unprecedented penalty by the... read more
Jan 21, 2018 07:39
The existence of independent biometric databases means the information the UIDAI holds under lock and key is also scattered among scores of government departments. The real database problem for Aadhaar is not as much with its database but with these... read more
Jan 10, 2018 07:08
The killings, the petition alleges, were carried out in 2015 and 2016 under the pretext of counter-insurgency operations in state’s Maoist-affected areas. read more
Nov 27, 2017 11:18
The absence of legislation is letting companies compile and deploy sensitive personal information without legal oversight. read more
Nov 07, 2017 11:40
In the latest story from our year-long project, we take a look at Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya, Delhi’s model schools. read more
Nov 06, 2017 17:33
In this part of our year­long series, we move from Sangam Vihar to Civil Lines, where we take a look at model government school Ludlow Castle Number 2. We find how the school has transformed over the years, while losing its ‘elite’ students to private... read more
Oct 02, 2017 10:20
From the October edition of our Class of 2018 series, a look at how poverty and illness reinforce each other. read more
Sep 18, 2017 09:47
The state’s annual tragedy is striking new areas and growing more intense. read more
Sep 11, 2017 23:38
On Sunday, the Uttar Pradesh police said they had busted a Lucknow-based gang, which stole the fingerprints of authorised Aadhaar enrolment operators. read more
Sep 10, 2017 23:51
With climate change making monsoons more intense and floods harder to predict, state govts are struggling to recalibrate their disaster management plans read more
Sep 10, 2017 07:20
Floods of 2016 and 2017 are proof that the manner of Bihar’s annual inundation is changing, disrupting the plans of disaster management experts. read more
Sep 07, 2017 08:14
India ranks 136th out of 180 countries, only one notch above Pakistan and below strife-torn Palestine, in the world press freedom rankings released this April by Reporters Without Borders. read more
Sep 05, 2017 07:31
Experts say the events in Araria reveal how the BJP and its affiliates are leveraging their influence in the state government to expand their muscular brand of Hindutva to regions where they had no previous presence. read more