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‘Jan Gan Man Ki Baat’, Episode 75: Modi’s Statement on Cow Vigilantism and Racism at Delhi Golf Club
In the seventy-fifth episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua discusses Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s condemnation of murders in the name of cows and a recent incidence of racism at the Delhi Golf Club.
In the seventy-fourth episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the sharp rise in mob lynchings across India in the past three years and the goods and services tax.
In the seventy-third episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua discusses PM Modi’s US visit and how we are living in an “undeclared emergency”.
In the seventy-second episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about Rajasthan’s poor and India’s unemployment problem.
An interview with Talmiz Ahmed, former Indian ambassador in Riyadh, on the Saudi Arabian king making Mohammed bin Salman the crown prince.
In the seventy-first episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the NDA nominee for president, Ram Nath Kovind, and discusses the renewed movement demanding a separate Gorkhaland.
In the second episode of Media Bol, senior journalist Urmilesh discusses the need for independent media with Vinod Sharma of the Hindustan Times and Nalini Singh from Nepal 1 TV.
In the first episode of Media Bol, senior journalist Urmilesh, The Wire’s founding editor M.K. Venu and media advisor to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ashok Tandon discuss press freedom.
In the seventieth episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the decline in minimum support prices (MSP) for farmers and Pranab Mukherjee’s tenure as president.
Cricket fans have recently turned matches between the two sides into an ugly display of competitive nationalism on social media. These clashes have been spurred by on-field tensions and gratuitous political rhetoric.
General secretary of CPI(M) Sitaram Yechury discusses various aspects of current national politics with Siddharth Varadarajan and M.K. Venu, founding editors of The Wire.
Vinod Dua discusses the plight of the farmers in India, questions what the Modi government has done for Indian soldiers and discusses the BJP’s flip-flop over beef.
In this special episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua’s acceptance speech after being awarded the RedInk award for lifetime achievement in journalism.
In the 64th episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about what led farmers across multiple states to militant protests.
Talmiz Ahmad speaks to The Wire about the background and the fallout of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE and Egypt snapping diplomatic and transportation links with Qatar.
Last week, Dalit villagers in Uttar Pradesh were given soap, detergent and shampoo to ‘clean’ themselves before chief minister Adityanath came to their village. Poet Asang Wankhede responds to the government’s ‘gifts’.
In the 62nd episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua tracks L. K. Advani’s role in the Babri mosque demolition and Modi’s flagship Digital India programme.
Players complain of high levels of mismanagement and nepotism among state and national parasport committees.
Vinod Dua talks about the recent update in the Babri Masjid demolition case and the status of higher education in India.
In the 60th episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter and Narendra Modi’s Make in India campaign.
In the fifty-ninth episode of Jan Gan Man ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about how the government and TV anchors are making a spectacle of the military and the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana.
In episode 58 of ‘Jan Gan Man Ki Baat’, Vinod Dua talks about the increasing prevalence of fake news and the government’s promise of building 109 smart cities by 2022.
In the fifty-seventh episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the long wait for justice for the victims of Hashimpura massacre of 1987 and reviews the current status of Modi government’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.
In the fifty-sixth episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the protest demonstration at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi in support of Bhim Army, and takes stock of the status of public healthcare in India.
Anoo Bhuyan from The Wire speaks to the CEO of BBC Global News Jim Egan on why fake news is on the rise and how to counter it.
In episode 55 of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua discusses the practice of triple talaq and job losses in Narendra Modi’s term as prime minister.
Students of public universities in Delhi explain the difficulties they face in attending lectures and writing exams that are primarily conducted in English.
The International Court of Justice on Thursday stayed Pakistan’s execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav. Siddharth Varadarajan explains why.
In conversation with Jayant Krishna, COO of the National Skill Development Corporation, on the effects of Narendra Modi’s Skill India mission.
In the 52nd episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about why India should have joined the One Belt One Road, and the political dishonesty in all Indian parties.
In the fifty-first episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua discusses the violence between the Dalit and Thakur communities in Saharanpur and the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act.
In episode 49 of Jan Gan Man ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the effects of demonetisation and Bahadur Shah Zafar, the last Mughal emperor.
In the forty-eighth episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about crudeness in political discourse and misogyny in Indian politics.
Jan Gan Man Ki Baat Episode 46: Citizen’s Right to Their Bodies and Fake News
Celebrated writer Kiran Nagarkar talks about his books, dealing with censorship and the decline of his beloved Mumbai.
‘Jan Gan Man Ki Baat’: Decline of Left Politics in India and Prashant Bishnoi Poaching Case, Episode 44
In episode 44 of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua discusses why left politics in India is on the decline and the DRI raid at Prashant Bishnoi’s house.
For the 2,700 workers and their families who gathered at Azad Maidan on May 1 to celebrate International Labour Day, a recent Supreme Court verdict is a turning point.
A timeline of the recent protest by farmers from Tamil Nadu at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.
In the forty-third episode of Jan Gan Man Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about how we are heading towards a demographic disaster and how many people are still reeling from the effects of demonetisation.