Listen to interviews and discussions organised by the Indian Express across our events and series, diving into the minds of public figures, artists, writers, experts and celebrities.
27: Aparajita Sarangi and S Jothimani on politics, the women’ reservation Bill and more
Listen to BJP MP Aparajita Sarangi and Congress MP S Jothimani talk about how they got into politics, what it’s like being women in Politics, the women’s reservation Bill and more
26: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on the Jal Shakti Ministry, water conservation and treatment
Listen to Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat talk about water conservation efforts, traditional water bodies, water-treatment solutions, business models in the sector and more.
25: Ramesh Chand on agriculture policies, production and investment
Listen to NITI Aayog member Ramesh Chand talk about agriculture, the Essential Commodities Act, government policy, increasing corporate investment in agriculture, GM crops and more.
24: Veerappa Moily on the Congress party and 2019 elections
Listen to Senior Congress leader, Veerappa Moily, talk about the direction of the Congress party and what their performance in the recent Lok Sabha elections means for the party.
23: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on minorities, communalism and WhatsApp
Listen to Minority Affairs Minister, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi talk about the definition of minorities, education, the elections, communalism, WhatsApp, social media and more.
22: Paddy Upton on coaching, mental toughness and his biggest professional mistake
Listen to Rajasthan Royals head coach, Paddy Upton talk about his stint as mental conditioning coach with the 2011 World Cup-winning Indian team, why Dhoni’s "strategic brain", myths around mental toughness, his biggest professional mistake and more