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Nov 16, 2017

RT @WSJIndia: The internet’s infinite dating options be damned. A stubborn group of techno-skeptics in India says the only way to…

Nov 14, 2017

@sajithpai Interesting. I had similar experiences (years ago it may be better now) when I tried to find an apartment in Mumbai through a property site and also when I tried to sell a sofa on a classified site. Lots of responses, none of which were close to what I was looking for.

Nov 13, 2017

@sajithpai Should be free off my tweet sorry not sure why that doesn't work. Yes sharp decline but hasn't disappeared (as they have in almost all papers in the U.S.) is the point. I wanted to explore who is still using these things.

Nov 13, 2017

RT @WSJ: Seeking marriage matches for their B’ful daughters and H’som sons, India’s parents use abbreviation-stuffed newspap…

Nov 12, 2017

Finding life partners on the internet is for fools. A tenacious tribe of techno-skeptics in India says the true path to marital bliss is old school, print-on-paper personal ads. https://t.co/6PCRg9AFVh https://t.co/yYhX9jcu1q

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