Darshan Desai

With 30 years as a journalist, Darshan Desai has worked in The Indian Express, Outllook, The Hindu, Tehelka and the Indo-Asian News Service (IANS). Presently, he is writing for

FirstPost, IANS, The Caravan,

thewire, scroll and Quint

Taming the lion in his lair

There are six degrees of separation between any two individuals. Or, so the thinking goes. In economic parlance, there are also six degrees of separa...