Prasad Sanyal

Prasad Sanyal is the Digital Group Editor. A news veteran, he Started with TV, went digital after a decade. He is seldom found outside digital newsrooms.

Will eating out become cheaper? GST Council to review how restaurants are taxed

Will eating out become cheaper? GST Council to review how restaurants are taxed

Air-conditioned restaurants may get relief as the group of ministers will discuss if the GST can be brought down from 18 percent to 12 percent and submit a report in two weeks.

Yashwant Sinha, the Economy of India and the Bharatiya Janata Party

 And this is not the first time someone is pointing to the imminent crisis — an economic slowdown is not Lord Voldermort’s name that can’t be uttered. It needs to be identified and dealt with. 

Durga in a Salon, Ganesha Eating Meat: Good Lord! Not Exactly

Today is Mahashasthi and community Durga Pujo celebrations - the most important four days in a year on a Bengali’s calendar begin in earnest today.

How YuMi the Robot stole the show from tenor Andrea Bocelli

How YuMi the Robot stole the show from tenor Andrea Bocelli

No ordinary performance from an not-so-ordinary conductor : All eyes in Pisa were on YuMi the Humanoid as it raised the baton to conduct the orchestra and there were definitely no signs of nerves.

‘iPhone X: The proverbial forbidden Apple I must have’

‘iPhone X: The proverbial forbidden Apple I must have’

To the analytical android users, features make a difference as does the price - and iPhones are vanity devices which put a premium on form over function.

What's common to a Swiss Humanoid Robot, an Italian Tenor and a Tuscan Orchestra

What's common to a Swiss Humanoid Robot, an Italian Tenor and a Tuscan Orchestra

This is a first for any robot in the world and has significant implications in terms of dexterity to emulate the conductor’s movement and complement them.