Outlook - January 22, 2018

News, Politics
‘Outlook’ is India’s most vibrant weekly news magazine with critically and globally acclaimed print and digital editions. Now in its 20th year, Outlook's award-winning journalism has made the important interesting with groundbreaking public-interest and investigative reportage which has fetched it the International Press Institute Award for Excellence in 2007 and the World Media Summit Award in 2014.

Published from New Delhi, and printed at multiple locations, with editorial bureaux and contributors across India and the world, the general-interest magazine combines the quirky with the cutting edge in its coverage of Indian politics, business, international relations---and arts, culture, books and trends. The pages of Outlook have played host to the biggest names of Indian intellectualism. Its founder Editor-in-Chief was the redoubtable Vinod Mehta; the current Editor-in-Chief is Krishna Prasad.

The Outlook Group now comprises a Hindi edition, a travel magazine, a business magazine, and a personal finance magazine.

18 N.E.W.S. From A Google Spoon
Omnipresent and all-powerful in the virtual realm, Google is on its way to trump media
the world over in terms of revenue and become the central facilitator for news.
34 A History Page In War Today
Once etched in collective conscience, history can gather tremendous symbolic power. A
look at what the past and present have to say of the battle of Koregaon.
48 The Digital Coin Crypt
The Bitcoin buzz is no longer an underground thing, it seems to be emerging as a virtual
rival to money itself. Are crypto-currencies the perfect new-age alibi for money laundering?
54 The H1B Party Poopers
Proposed changes to the H1B US visa can result in many Indian IT hands returning home
62 The Original PadMan
The story of Arunachalam Muruganantham, which has inspired the film PadMan