Reporters Without Orders Ep 145: Baghjan Blowout

A reporters’ podcast about what made news and what shouldn’t have.

ByNL Team
Reporters Without Orders Ep 145: Baghjan Blowout
  • whatsapp
  • copy

In this episode, host Snigdha Sharma is joined by Newslaundry’s Supriti David and Scroll’s Arunabh Saikia . Through the length of the episode, the panel discusses the Baghjan oil field fire in Assam, its consequences and the role of Oil India Limited.

All this and a lot more as they talk about what made news this week, what didn’t, and what shouldn’t have. Tune in!


Supriti David

The Unwomanly Face of War: An Oral History of Women in World War II

Arunabh Saikia

We've lived a full life, now we choose to end it


‘OIL made a mistake, but we are paying the price’: As the Baghjan fire burns, villagers feel abandoned

Baghjan fire is out. What’s happened to the Assam villagers ruined by it?

The story of the Assam gas leak – and the intricate operation to plug it

Dr. Dolly Kikon on the Baghjan Oil Crisis and the Politics of Resource Extraction

Produced by Stallan Nayak, edited by Satish Kumar.

Get updates about our podcasts via Twitter and Facebook.

newslaundry logo

Pay to keep news free

Complaining about the media is easy and often justified. But hey, it’s the model that’s flawed.

You may also like