Vartaa Radio is a podcast featuring news insights, round table discussions on the latest news from India and much more...
Podcast 5 - 28 Aug 2016
Our 5th podcast covers the historic GST bill and its significance, PM Modi's remarks on Balochistan in his Independence Day Speech and India's possible shift in dipolmatic stance with Pakistan. We conclude with India's performance in Rio and what we can do to improve sports administration in India. Useful links relevant to this podcast: http://www.sportskeeda.com/rio-olympics-2016/indian-players...
Our 4th podcast covers the cabinet reshuffle at the Center, India's bid to NSG and Raghuram Rajan's exit and his performance with our weekly charts. Useful links relevant to this podcast: IMF - https://www.imf.org/external/about.htm RBI - https://www.rbi.org.in/Scripts/AboutusDisplay.aspx RBI data - http://dbie.rbi.org.in/DBIE/dbie.rbi?site=publications
Podcast 3 - 05 - Jun - 2016
In this podcast episode we look at the BJP government 2 year report card, take a look at the recently concluded state elections and their results and we discuss what would it mean for India if Donald Trump was the next US president. We also bring you 3 interesting stories that caught our eye from India. A: The BJP government recently finished 2 years in power. We decided to take a deeper dive into the accomplishments and deficiencies of this government in the 2 years. Firstly we take a look...
Podcast 2 - 01 - May - 2016
This podcast takes a look a handful of issues fresh in the news cycle in India. The Assembly elections in West Bengal, Assam, TN, Puducherry and Kerala. What is at stake? Who seems ahead? What are potential outcomes at the national level? The government's economic index JAM (Jan Dhan, Aadhar and Mobile), how these trifecta of metrics are important in Indian economy. How much 'JAM has been spread' already? How is it helping? The saga of Vijay Mallya. Did he swindle the banks? Was it a bad...