This week, host Gurmehar Kaur is joined by Newslaundry’s Tanishka Sodhi and Avdhesh Kumar.
Tanishka on all that has changed at NDTV, and all that has remained the same, six months into Gautam Adani’s takeover of the TV network. She divulged how the news outlet has transformed from being a critic of the Modi government to becoming a typical legacy media. She said the transition of its coverage can be seen in their reportage.
Avdhesh on how Pakistani national Seema Haider’s love blossomed in India. He delved into the media scrutiny faced by the unusual couple. He also spoke about his on Delhi’s flood, which resulted in many people and their cattle being stranded at their homes. In addition, he spoke about his on the viral video of a Madhya Pradesh man urinating on a tribal worker, and chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s attempt at damage control.
00:00:00 - Introduction
00:00:40 - Transformation of NDTV
00:07:08 - Pravesh Shukla/MP Peegate
00:17:28 - Seema Haider
00:34:14 - Delhi Flood
00:38:25 - Recommendations
Produced by Tehreem Roshan and Saif Ali Ekram, recorded by Anil Kumar, and edited by Samrendra K Dash.
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