Episodes
Author Devdutt Pattanaik and food writer Vikram Doctor weigh in on the weaponisation of what we eat
Published 04/07/22
A constitutional crisis rocks Pakistan and Sri Lanka faces an economic collapse. A look at what the ramifications will be for South Asia, especially India.
Published 04/06/22
Autocar India's managing editor Sergius Barretto explains why electric scooters may be catching fire while JATO Dynamics India head Ravi Bhatia explains the action it should prompt
Published 04/04/22
Political analysts and TOI Plus columnists Sugata Srinivasaraju and Radhika Ramaseshan explain why communalism is being stoked in Karnataka and how it will shape politics in the state
Published 04/01/22
Journalist Aisha Nazim explains what it's like living through Sri Lanka's rolling power cuts and fuel shortages, while TISS's R Ramakumar explains the economic policies that have brought the island to this point
Published 03/31/22
As MPs debate the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, Access Now's Raman Jit Singh Chima and PRS's Chakshu Roy explain what's worrying about the proposed law.
Published 03/30/22
As Mahendra Singh Dhoni quits the last captaincy he holds, cricket analysts Bharat Sundaresan, Anand Vasu and Pradeep Magazine make sense of a remarkable career and legacy
Published 03/28/22
Tanvi Madan from Brookings Institution and Ananta Centre CEO Indrani Bagchi explain the fallout of the Russia-Ukraine war and the effect on India
Published 03/25/22
As a new entrance exam is rolled out, TOI's Shradha Chettri analyses the on-ground situation, ex-education secretary Anil Swarup says why it's needed and educationist Anita Rampal explains the problems it raises.
Published 03/24/22
Understanding the political tumult that’s gripped Pakistan with author and analyst Raza Rumi and journalist Munizae Jahangir
Published 03/23/22
As the Congress debates who should lead it and how, TOI's Subodh Ghildiyal and Sonia Gandhi's biographer Rasheed Kidwai explain what's happening and what to expect
Published 03/21/22
Writer and journalist Rahul Pandita, who along with his family was forced to flee Kashmir in 1990, talks about the exodus and why 32 years on, it haunts Kashmir.
Published 03/18/22
As India reels under an spike in temperatures, Dr Dileep Mavalankar explains how heat kills and Chandni Singh, a lead author from the recent IPCC report, explains why there's no escaping the heat
Published 03/17/22
Filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane and critic Jai Arjun Singh on why a film about an Italian mafia family remains relevant 50 years later and what its impact has been on Indian cinema
Published 03/16/22
Defence experts Manoj Joshi from the Observer Research Foundation and Sushant Singh from the Centre for Policy Research analyse the accidental firing of a missile to Pakistan
Published 03/14/22
The Aam Aadmi Party’s emphatic win in Punjab creates new contours for 2024 and why opposition in India is now in the post-Congress phase. Journalist Shivam Vij and Panjab University’s Professor Ashutosh Kumar weigh in.
Published 03/11/22
Madan Sabnavis, chief economist at Bank of Baroda, and The Economic Times' Sugata Ghosh explain the fallout of the rupee touching new lows against the dollar
Published 03/10/22
Political scientist Neelanjan Sircar and political commentator Shivam Vij decode exit poll results and the implications of the predictions made
Published 03/09/22
Surgeon Dr Sanjay Nagral and TOI's Rema Nagarajan explain what the Ukraine crisis exposed about medical education in India and why there are no easy fixes
Published 03/07/22
Writer and essayist Pankaj Mishra talks about his new novel, Run and Hide, the struggle to find 'New India' between small towns and cities, and the crisis of masculinity
Published 03/04/22
Journalist and author Tim Judah is in Kyiv and decodes the many miscalculations that have been made in Russia's attack on Ukraine
Published 03/03/22
Volunteer group Team SOS India's head Nitesh Singh explains what they're doing for trapped Indian students and CEO of Ananta Centre Indrani Bagchi explains how the war is changing the continent.
Published 03/02/22
A hike in petrol, diesel and LPG prices was imminent but the war in Ukraine means it could bite much deeper and longer than expected
Published 02/28/22
Political analysts Rasheed Kidwai and Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay discuss a new opposition front taking shape and whether it can exist without the Congress
Published 02/25/22
Ahead of crucial BMC polls, Aaditya Thackeray on the city’s mega projects and what awaits Mumbai
Published 02/24/22