Humanity is racing ahead towards the future and we're getting faster by the minute. What will it be? How will we handle it? How can we affect it? Join us every Tuesday as Shashank Bhargava reaches out to experts from different fields to try and understand where we are headed, whether we want to go there, and what we need to do about it.
Public health and the choices we make with Dr KS Reddy
Dr KS Reddy, the president of Public Health Foundation of India, joins us to talk about how the health system affects individual lives and why we need to invest a lot more on prevention and health awareness than on treatment.
The emperor’s new clothes: Education in India with Madhav Chavan
Madhav Chavan, co-founder and CEO of Pratham, joins us to explain why the current system is incapable of dealing with the challenges of today and asks us to consider that we might not need it at all.
The people’s police with Prakash Singh, Ex-DGP (UP)
Ex-DGP (UP) Prakash Singh join us to discuss the current police system and why it needs to come out from under the influence of politicians and bureaucrats for it to change.
The need for sustainable architecture with Ashok Lall
Architect Ashok Lall talks about the responsibilities that architects have today to improve the quality of life for people and to ensure that their designs minimize the impact on the environment.
The future of the law in India with Menaka Guruswamy
Supreme Court lawyer Menaka Guruswamy talks about the desperate need for legal reform in India and why our constitution shows us the way forward.
Connecting the dots for the planet with Anumita Roychowdhury
Anumita Roychowdhury talks about why we need to connect the dots between our actions, their lasting consequences on the environment and policy making.