40 episodes

Dive into India’s untold tales with ‘A Century of Stories’ presented by IDFC First Bank. From ISRO’s first steps to IPL’s unsung heroes, Kunal Vijayakar unveils the behind-the-scenes moments that shaped modern India. Watch the stories come alive on YouTube or let the tales enthrall you on your favorite podcast apps. This isn’t history – it’s the backstory.

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Dive into India’s untold tales with ‘A Century of Stories’ presented by IDFC First Bank. From ISRO’s first steps to IPL’s unsung heroes, Kunal Vijayakar unveils the behind-the-scenes moments that shaped modern India. Watch the stories come alive on YouTube or let the tales enthrall you on your favorite podcast apps. This isn’t history – it’s the backstory.

    E39 : Indian Television Revolution

    E39 : Indian Television Revolution

    Welcome to A Century of Stories presented by IDFC FIRST Bank!

     

    Step back into the year 2000, the year that reshaped Indian television forever. Before this bold step by Star Plus, Doordarshan dominated Indian TV for years. But, as they say, 'change is important,' and with these two groundbreaking shows on Star Plus - one fictional drama and the other factual - the viewing habits of millions of Indians changed. These shows captured the hearts and minds of all ages, making way for a new era in television entertainment.

    Join us as we revisit these iconic moments that shaped Indian television history!

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    New episodes out every Monday!

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    • 8 min
    E38 : A Revolution of Every Colour

    E38 : A Revolution of Every Colour

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    We all know about the green revolution and the white revolution, but have you heard about the black revolution or the blue revolution? Do you know how avocados and oysters mushrooms came to our markets in plenty? This week, Kunal takes you through the illustrious history of the agricultural revolutions that have given India its food resources in abundance. Explore the various movements across the country that have made farmers self-sufficient over the decades.

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    • 9 min
    E37 : India’s Chak De! Moment

    E37 : India’s Chak De! Moment

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    In this week’s episode, Kunal takes you back to Commonwealth Games 2002 where the Indian women’s hockey team scripted history, winning our first and only hockey gold at the tournament. Considered the underdogs, they came out of nowhere to take the final victory! This story of never-say-die resilience inspired the Shahrukh Khan blockbuster hit ‘Chak De! India’, but we look at the real-life golden girls who brought home the win.

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    • 9 min
    E36 : Infosys: India’s First Listing on the NYSE

    E36 : Infosys: India’s First Listing on the NYSE

    Welcome to A Century of Stories presented by IDFC FIRST Bank!

    Join Kunal on an inspiring journey tracing Infosys' remarkable rise from humble beginnings in Pune to becoming a global tech giant. Explore the courage of its visionary founders, their innovative ideas, and groundbreaking achievements, including being India’s first listing on the New York Stock Exchange. Don't miss our latest episodes every Monday! Tune in for an enriching experience!

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    • 11 min
    E35 : India’s Chess Prodigies at ‘Candidates 2024’

    E35 : India’s Chess Prodigies at ‘Candidates 2024’

    Welcome to A Century of Stories presented by IDFC FIRST Bank!

    Explore the meteoric rise of a new generation of Indian chess prodigies as they set out to compete for a shot at the ultimate title of World Champion! Join Kunal to witness the historic Candidates Tournament 2024 as five rising stars challenge the global elite, marking a new era in Indian chess after Viswanathan Anand's reign.

    Who are the young Indians representing India? Listen in to find out!

    New episodes out every Monday!

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    • 9 min
    E34 : Rakesh Sharma: Our Man in Space

    E34 : Rakesh Sharma: Our Man in Space

    Welcome to A Century of Stories presented by IDFC FIRST Bank!

    This week marks the 40th anniversary of an Indian making it to space. Join Kunal Vijayakar as he takes you through the space odyssey Rakesh Sharma undertook in 1984. With our own manned space mission on its way, it’s a great time to remember this daring feat.

    Discover the pioneering mission which paved the way for India’s foray into space.

    Tune in for this and much more!

    New episodes out every Monday!

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    • 12 min

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