PRATHIK DESAI

  • strategy 4 / Feature

    Hoodwinked in App-Verse

    Online markets are teeming with dark patterns— manipulative designs on apps meant to deceive and make people buy things they never intended to. People using apps to get groceries, book flight tickets or call cabs need to be cautious  

    May 01, 2024
  • the big story 1 / Lead Story

    No. Vijay Shekhar Sharma's Resignation Will Not Save Him

    Having fallen out of favour with investors, shareholders and the Reserve Bank of India in recent months, the cause of Paytm’s current woes is the same that led to its initial quick rise—Vijay Shekhar Sharma. By giving up the chairman’s job at Paytm Payments Bank, he is attempting a Bond-like escape from the wrath of the banking regulator. Will he succeed?  

    March 01, 2024