play_circle

-NaN:NaN:NaN

For a better listening experience, download the Newslaundry app

App Store
Play Store

Reporters Without Orders Ep 311: NL-TNM’s investigation into political funding

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

WrittenBy:NL Team
Date:
     

This week, host Sumedha Mittal is joined by Newslaundry’s Prateek Goyal and The News Minute’s Korah Abraham.

Prateek and Korah were part of Newslaundry and The News Minute’s joint investigation on political funding. They found that in a five-year period, donations of nearly Rs 335 crore were made to the BJP by at least 30 companies that faced action by central agencies during that time period. They explain this unique pattern – and what happens when the companies skip donating to the BJP for a couple of years.

Tune in!

Timecodes

00:00:00 - Introduction

00:02:00 - Political funding

00:10:10 - Companies and BJP

00:25:34 - Recommendations

Recommendations

Korah

The Caravan February 2024 - The Military Under Modi

Prateek

Poacher

Sumedha

Why Hindutva groups want to reshape Birsa Munda’s legend

Produced and edited by Saif Ali Ekram, and recorded by Anil Kumar.

Complaining about the media is easy. Why not do something to make it better? Support independent media and subscribe to Newslaundry today.

General elections are around the corner, and Newslaundry and The News Minute have ambitious plans. Click here to support us.

subscription-appeal-image

Power NL-TNM Election Fund

General elections are around the corner, and Newslaundry and The News Minute have ambitious plans together to focus on the issues that really matter to the voter. From political funding to battleground states, media coverage to 10 years of Modi, choose a project you would like to support and power our journalism.

Ground reportage is central to public interest journalism. Only readers like you can make it possible. Will you?

Support now

Comments

We take comments from subscribers only!  Subscribe now to post comments! 
Already a subscriber?  Login


You may also like