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Episode 111: The Pulawama Terrorist Attack

2/18/2019
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We discuss some of the key issues raised by the Pulawama terrorist attack in Kashmir which took the lives of 37 Indian security personnel

Duration:00:14:08

Episode 109: Mamta Takes On Modi

2/14/2019
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Mamta gives Modi a taste of his own medicine. We discuss

Duration:00:13:14

Episode 108: Priyanka Gets Political

2/7/2019
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Priyanka Gandhi official joins politics with a Congress position. We discuss the event and its possible impact

Duration:00:17:45

Episode 107: Sadhu Babas with Pull

2/4/2019
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No Kumbh mela is complete, till some sadhu pulls a car with his genitals. We try and figure out why.

Duration:00:09:07

Episode 106: Hindu Rightwing Outrage on Twitter

2/3/2019
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In a richly ironic development, the Hindu Right in India protests against Twitter claiming it shuts down their free speech

Duration:00:09:36

Episode 105: Money for Moustaches

1/31/2019
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UP cops to get a monthly allowance for growing and keeping a robust moustache.

Duration:00:10:44

Episode 104: Mayawati's Birthday Cake

1/25/2019
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Mayawati fans and BSP members relish her 63rd birthday cake. We discuss

Duration:00:09:51

Episode 103: Pliable Journalists

1/13/2019
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Rahul Gandhi describes Indian journalists as pliable, because of the free pass they give Modi. Outrage ensues.

Duration:00:14:41

Episode 102: New Year Celebrations and Resolutions

1/8/2019
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We reflect on New Year celebrations and resolutions, with a dose of realism

Duration:00:12:28

Episode 101: Delivery Guy Eats Order

1/4/2019
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A deliveryman for Zomato is caught on camera eating from customer orders. We discuss

Duration:00:09:56

Episode 100: Indian cricket commentators /Harsha Bhogle

1/1/2019
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We discuss Indian cricket commentators from Doordarshan legends to the ultra-cheerful Harsha Bhogle

Duration:00:37:22

Episode 99: Domestic Flights in India

12/28/2018
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Domestic flights in India. We discuss.

Duration:00:16:46

Special Episode: The Art of Festive Branding

12/25/2018
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We discuss the art of branding products that draw on traditions, festivals, and social rituals.

Duration:00:18:31

Episode 98: Cow Belt Election Shock

12/17/2018
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The Congress takes back three states in the BJP's comfort zone. Anti-incumbency, farmer anger, or too much cow too little development? We discuss

Duration:00:11:03

Episode 97: The BJP's insane ad spend

12/16/2018
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The BJP spends a colossal sum on advertising. Anxiety, good strategy, or just modern politics?

Duration:00:13:20

Episode 96: Diasporic Desi Spitting

12/13/2018
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Gujarati expatriates in Leicester are fined for spitting paan product. We discuss.

Duration:00:11:10

Special Episode: Food in Delhi

12/3/2018
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Thoughts on Delhi food, since Bunty travels there this week.

Duration:00:12:38

Episode 95: Dog meat contraband

11/27/2018
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Dog meat found in train from Rajasthan to Chennai. We discuss.

Duration:00:14:17

Episode 94: Indian Honour and Touchiness

11/23/2018
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We discuss the Indian proclivity for demanding symbolic honors and respect, especially among some communities

Duration:00:16:01

Episode 93: Of Statues and Men

11/21/2018
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We discuss the giant statue of Sardar Patel built by the Modi government

Duration:00:11:10