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ET Daily Rundown

Economy, Facebook, Maharashtra in hot waters!

November 13, 2019, 06.17 PM IST
LISTEN03:20
India's retail inflation figures have risen to 4.62% compared to last month's 3.99%. Facebook is launching Facebook Pay in the US but not in India, yet. Maharashtra awaits its new CM.
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ET Daily Rundown

Vodafone boss' ultimatum to the government & more

November 12, 2019, 06.27 PM IST
LISTEN02:34
While the Centre has a few points to mull over, coming from the SBI, credit crunch and Bloomberg Economics, stay tuned to ET's Daily Rundown for more updates!
ET Daily Rundown

Maharashtra's 'game of thrones', Cloud-kitchens and more.

November 11, 2019, 06.15 PM IST
LISTEN03:54
Live updates at 1800 hours: After initial round of talks with Sena and NCP, Congress buys more time for further talks and meanwhile, Uber plans to feed you through its 'cloud kitchens'. Tune in to the podcast!
ET Special Podcast

Where is India's economy headed?

November 08, 2019, 05.03 PM IST
LISTEN02:23
Ratings firm Moody's downgraded India's credit ranking outlook from stable to negative. But the Government believes otherwise. So where is India's economy really headed? What do the numbers mean? This and more in today's special podcast
ET Special Podcast

If the economy isn't looking good then why is the Sensex rallying?

November 07, 2019, 06.10 PM IST
LISTEN02:36
BSE Sensex scaled a fresh high, much on the back of some ease in the US-China tensions. Quick question? The Sensex is looking good but the economy isn't, what's going on? Tune in!
ET Daily Rundown

Sensex hits new high, SoftBank loses bets

November 06, 2019, 05.58 PM IST
LISTEN02:49
The Infosys drama hasn’t ended, Sensex recorded a new high, global markets look optimistic. Tune in to find out more!
ET Daily Rundown

Lay offs at Infosys, and the politics of RCEP

November 05, 2019, 05.44 PM IST
LISTEN02:37
Your work hours might be increasing, salaries are set to see a hike of 10%, and Infosys is laying off more than 2000 of its employees. This and many more in today's podcast.
ET Special Podcast

The curious case of Delhi's pollution

November 04, 2019, 05.56 PM IST
LISTEN03:06
The National Capital is facing a collective death sentence in the form of pollution. Is it stubble burning, is it your car, is it the crackers we burnt, is it our netas? Listen to the Special Podcast for more on the burning issue.
ET Daily Rundown

Pollution alerts, unemployment and spyware

November 01, 2019, 05.20 PM IST
LISTEN02:49
Listen in as our hosts run through the news from the day - from a health hazard in New Delhi to Israeli spyware on Whatsapp. Tune in!
ET Daily Rundown

Markets achieve new high, Cognizant busy with ‘spring cleaning’

October 31, 2019, 05.37 PM IST
LISTEN01:32
Market set a new record with Sensex crossing its all-time high during trade today. Yes Bank stocks shot up in the wake of their announcement of a binding investment. Meanwhile Cognizant is laying off some 7000 employees.
ET Daily Rundown

Improving markets, decreasing visas and RCEP delays

October 30, 2019, 06.06 PM IST
LISTEN02:15
The markets saw a continued rise, coming close to the all time numbers, the Trump administration is spoiling Indian techies' dreams and Indians are late (as always).
ET Daily Rundown

Tax cut on gains from stocks, and equity mutual funds on the way?

October 29, 2019, 05.53 PM IST
LISTEN02:01
The Finance Ministry may do away with DDT and cut LTCG; telecom companies rush to figure out their AGR debts and more on today's rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Auto sales pick up, air quality doesn't

October 28, 2019, 06.31 PM IST
LISTEN02:54
While the good news is that Auto sales saw a 5-7% increase, after six months of constant decline, Delhi's air quality has taken a hit, and touched 398 today. This and more in ET's Daily Rundown
ET Special Podcast

Trouble in Telecom Land

October 25, 2019, 04.27 PM IST
LISTEN03:23
After the Supreme Court judgement on Thursday, the country's major telecom operators may end up paying dues to the tune of 92,000 crore rupees; listen in as ET explains what landed them in this soup.
ET Daily Rundown

Festive season brings good news and all credit goes to you

October 23, 2019, 04.22 PM IST
LISTEN02:29
The country’s economy is in a slowdown and the financial sector is caught in a liquidity freeze. But new reports show that purchasing is picking up. For more tune in to the podcast!
ET Daily Rundown

Infosys' biggest fall in six years

October 22, 2019, 06.19 PM IST
LISTEN02:09
IT giant Infosys took a hit following whistleblower allegations; Former Finance Minister P Chidabaram got bail, but is still in jail. Listen in for all the news from the day and more.
ET Daily Rundown

A tax cut on cards this Diwali?

October 21, 2019, 05.34 PM IST
LISTEN02:28
There's a growing buzz that could be the next big thing the FM may have lined up for Diwali. Maharashtra and Haryana went to polls and other news from the day. Tune in!
ET Special Podcast

Slowdown Solutions

October 18, 2019, 07.48 PM IST
LISTEN03:31
Join in as the hosts try to pick at what is causing the extended period of low economic growth.
ET Daily Rundown

There is finally a Brexit deal!

October 17, 2019, 05.56 PM IST
LISTEN02:10
The EU and Britain have finalised a deal, PMC customers hit with more problems and other news from the day. Tune in!
ET Daily Rundown

Flipkart turns to groceries, Pixel 4 not coming to India

October 16, 2019, 05.47 PM IST
LISTEN02:04
In today's podcast we discuss Flipkart's new grocery service, how India wont be getting Google Pixel 4 anytime soon and more.
ET Daily Rundown

The woes of faceless tax assessment & more

October 15, 2019, 05.55 PM IST
LISTEN02:50
BSNL promises to pay its employees, the faceless tax assessment system faces pushback and more in today's podcast.
ET Daily Rundown

Bad weather and bad growth forecasts

October 14, 2019, 04.51 PM IST
LISTEN02:34
As October arrives, Delhi's air quality has worsened and so has India's slump as the World Bank has slashed the country's growth forecast to 6%. More on today's podcast.
ET Daily Rundown

Modi-Xi meet and other takeaways

October 11, 2019, 06.19 PM IST
LISTEN02:24
While Indian PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet at Panch Rathas complex in Mahabalipuram (probably to discuss trade wars), US embassy made an announcement on H1-B Visa. To find out more, tune in to the ET Daily Rundown!
ET Special Podcast

Telecom Wars - Jio Strikes Back

October 10, 2019, 05.01 PM IST
LISTEN02:45
As Jio introduces charges for calling rival operators, ET takes a look at the dispute between telecom's biggest players. Listen in!
ET Daily Rundown

Global warming and global slowdown

October 09, 2019, 05.32 PM IST
LISTEN02:04
With the IMF Chief announcing that the global economy is in a synchronised slowdown, it seems India isnt the only country struggling. Heatwaves are in the cards, and so is a "Great Green Wall". More on today's podcast
ET Special Podcast

What's happening in Aarey

October 07, 2019, 06.31 PM IST
LISTEN03:13
The protests have been going for months now, people have been arrested, trees have been felled; how did we get here? Tune in for a breakdown.
ET Special Podcast

RBI cuts repo rates, GDP estimates

October 04, 2019, 05.16 PM IST
LISTEN02:08
RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das spent the day announcing another cut in repo rate -bringing it down to 5.15%, reducing the GDP estimates, and assuring investor to not worry about their savings with regards to the PMC crisis. Tune in for more details.
ET Daily Rundown

Will RBI Reduce Repo Rates?

October 03, 2019, 06.04 PM IST
LISTEN02:47
The RBI has slashed repo rates; again! Tune in to find out what that means for the economy and how the slowdown is panning out.
ET Daily Rundown

Tuesday Blues

October 01, 2019, 06.03 PM IST
LISTEN02:20
The markets have registered a 70 point drop, sales are falling; but, the government is looking to sell PSUs and more stories from the day in today's rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Back on track?

September 30, 2019, 05.24 PM IST
LISTEN01:58
IRCTC is on the market, but Indiabulls is falling; onions are still expensive, and more on today's daily capsule.
ET Special Podcast

Unravelling the PMC crisis

September 27, 2019, 04.01 PM IST
LISTEN03:13
The Punjab and Maharashtra Bank was slapped with operating restrictions, by the RBI, this week. We delve into how that happened and why.
ET Daily Rundown

The rains have hit!

September 26, 2019, 05.37 PM IST
LISTEN03:05
The climate is changing, and fast. Pune just experienced torrential rain, and the country is next in line. Weather and more on today's rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

How dare you?

September 24, 2019, 06.14 PM IST
LISTEN02:32
Greta Thunberg rips into world leaders, asking them to pay attention to climate change and more stories on today's rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Things are looking up in Dalal Street

September 23, 2019, 04.53 PM IST
LISTEN02:37
Good news all around as the markets turn around and Modi dazzles USA. Tune in to the podcast for more news from the day.
ET Special Podcast

Nirmala Sitharaman, the star of Blockbuster Friday

September 20, 2019, 05.53 PM IST
LISTEN03:27
Diwali came early for India Inc and the bourses after the Centre slashed effective corporate tax to 25.17 per cent, inclusive of all cess and surcharges, for domestic companies. For more, tune in to the special podcast.
ET Daily Rundown

Unrelenting downpour for Mumbai & Sensex

September 19, 2019, 06.09 PM IST
LISTEN05:07
Sensex tanked 470 points and Nifty slipped to 10,700. Transport associations in Delhi called for a strike as a protest against the steep hike in penalties for road traffic violations. ISRO is still trying to revive communication with the Vikram Lander. For more tune in to the Daily Rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

A happy Diwali for India and a happy birthday for Modi ji

September 17, 2019, 06.20 PM IST
LISTEN03:27
The markets slipped on crude. Petrol and diesel prices saw the biggest hike since the July 5 Budget and Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 69. For more tune in to the Daily Rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Houston gears up for #HowdyModi

September 16, 2019, 06.02 PM IST
LISTEN03:46
America is all set to say Howdy Modi this weekend. US Pres Donald Trump will join Modi on stage at the rally in Texas. The RBI’s mandate on loans goes into effect from the beginning of next month. This will see banks link their loans to an external benchmarks. For more updates, tune in to the Daily Rundown!
ET Markets Morning Podcast

Listen in: What may move your markets today?

September 16, 2019, 10.35 AM IST
LISTEN06:48
Tune in now to know what's buzzing on D-Street this morning.
ET Daily Rundown

Zomato does a Netflix & more!

September 13, 2019, 05.55 PM IST
LISTEN03:05
While Zomato puts an end to 'infinity dining' for Gold users, it plans to launch 18 original videos on its app. GST Council may lower levies on auto and FMCGs as demanded by the sectors. UP state treasury deems the chief minister and his council to be 'poor'. Find out more in this rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Are millennials ruining the economy?

September 12, 2019, 06.16 PM IST
LISTEN03:01
Spoiler alert. They're not. Millennial mindsets, military issues and more on today's Daily Rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Light at the end of the tunnel

September 11, 2019, 05.19 PM IST
LISTEN02:28
There's hope for the economy yet - as fast food stocks see better valuations and India Inc doesn't scrap bonuses. All that and more in today's rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Solving the great Indian address conundrum & more

September 10, 2019, 05.49 PM IST
LISTEN05:15
Tired of explaining your location to the delivery executives? Worry no more. Flipkart has solved the great Indian address puzzle. Meanwhile, Hangzhou hosts a farewell for Jack Ma as he retires as the chairman of Alibaba Group. More exciting news ahead, tune in to the rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Bittersweet Monday blues

September 09, 2019, 05.48 PM IST
LISTEN03:10
Monday was the bitter most in 22 years for India's motown, the worst-ever drop in August with despatches in all segments. But Monday turned out to be sweet for PwC that's been trying to get its name off the Satyam accounting scam.
ET Daily Rundown

A historic landing tonight & more

September 06, 2019, 05.50 PM IST
LISTEN02:37
As the nation awaits the historic 'soft' landing of Chandrayaan 2 on Saturday, those nurturing the great-American-dream are up for a surprise. To know more, tune in to the ET podcast.
ET Daily Rundown

Broadband wars

September 05, 2019, 05.34 PM IST
LISTEN03:26
Jio launches its Fiber services today, disrupting yet another market; it all goes south for Boris Johnson, Modi loves Putin and more in today's daily rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

From Russia, with love

September 04, 2019, 05.08 PM IST
LISTEN02:42
New deals with Russia, deals on new phones and bad weather in Bombay. Tune in to ET's Daily Rundown for your news fix.
ET Special Podcast

The economy salsa with a Keynesian dip

September 04, 2019, 03.34 PM IST
LISTEN02:53
With banks welcoming the latest government's move to consolidate state-owned banks, there goes a raging debate on whether the economic downturn is cyclical or structural. Past experiences have taught us that fiscal stimulus inspires more confidence in the economy than monetary easing. As Keynes would have said, "There's many a slip between the cup and the lip"
ET Daily Rundown

Tuesday's tough trades!

September 03, 2019, 05.56 PM IST
LISTEN04:11
The markets have taken a hit, smartphone sales are slowing and Mithali Raj has retired from T20s. The only good news seems to be from ISRO. Tune in to the daily rundown for today's top stories.
ET Daily Rundown

Old investors, new money

September 02, 2019, 05.13 PM IST
LISTEN02:42
Canada's Warren Buffet, billionaire investor Prem Watsa has pledged more money to India, Tata Steel opens mines to women, a horrific crash in Formula 2 and more in today's rundown
ET Special Podcast

Ex-Prime Minister voices concern over ongoing economic slump

September 02, 2019, 05.07 PM IST
LISTEN03:12
From demonetization to gaping shortfalls in tax collections, the former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh is quick to decode what led us to this man-made crisis.
ET Daily Rundown

Sitharaman, automakers and Apple set ambitious targets

August 30, 2019, 06.17 PM IST
LISTEN04:03
Be it retailers, auto companies or government, everyone is going full throttle to tackle the slump. With an aim to rescue the economy, FM Nirmala Sitharaman has some big announcements to make.
ET Daily Rundown

The slump and the soar

August 29, 2019, 05.31 PM IST
LISTEN02:54
While Apple will soon launch its first webstore in India, Aircel has laid off 1,000 of its employees. The auto sector will need more reforms than the ones FinMin has suggested to pull through, and many more in today's rundown.
ET Special Podcast

Apple offers a bigger bite to Indians

August 29, 2019, 04.16 PM IST
LISTEN02:28
Apple is set to launch their online store in India with their first flagship store being built in Mumbai. All thanks to the magic of FDI!
ET Daily Rundown

Indo-Pak tensions escalate, TIME Magazine's new find

August 28, 2019, 05.41 PM IST
LISTEN03:01
The gargantuan Statue of Unity has earned a coveted spot in TIME Magazine’s World’s Greatest Places 2019 list. As China hunts for spies over LinkedIn, Pakistan civil aviation authority closes three routes for Karachi-bound flights.
ET Daily Rundown

Slowdown or iOS: No quick fix solution

August 27, 2019, 05.34 PM IST
LISTEN03:38
With new reports showing the country's economic growth momentum slipping further and FMCG growth slowing down, there doesn't seem to be any quick fix solution that can help with a quick turnaround.
ET Special Podcast

RBI gives shelter to Government enduring rainy-days

August 27, 2019, 04.47 PM IST
LISTEN02:58
With the government receiving a surplus transfer of ₹1.76 lakh cr from the RBI, this will be the largest transfer ever made from the Central Bank to the government.
ET Daily Rundown

India's got a 24 karat gold asset like no other

August 26, 2019, 06.06 PM IST
LISTEN03:03
Although the cloud of economic uncertainty prevails, India seems to be taking bold strides ahead in certain sectors, be it sports, space, foreign relations or railways.
ET Special Podcast

Will Nirmala's jumpstart keep the engine running?

August 26, 2019, 04.54 PM IST
LISTEN03:48
With some FMCG majors announcing mass lay-offs and banks asking for the central government's intervention, a recession has been on the cards for India for a while. But will Sitharaman's relief measures be enough?
ET Daily Rundown

Trouble in telecom

August 23, 2019, 04.57 PM IST
LISTEN02:42
It's slowdown season, as telecom becomes the latest sector to be hit; but electric vehicles are on the upswing with many states planning specially for EVs.
ET Daily Rundown

Jio's market monopolies

August 22, 2019, 05.01 PM IST
LISTEN03:10
With Jio about to kickstart their Gigafiber services, the question looms - will they do with broadband what they did with 4G? We talk about CEOs, Jio and more on today's rundown.
ET Daily Rundown

Amazon, Britannia and Chidambaram

August 21, 2019, 04.46 PM IST
LISTEN03:31
Doom all around as forest fires hit the Amazon rainforest, biscuits are not selling and Chidambaram is rumoured to be absconding.
ET Daily Rundown

Dark side of the moon

August 20, 2019, 02.44 PM IST
LISTEN02:26
ISRO is within days of making history, Trump denies economic slowdown and more from across the world.
ET Daily Rundown

To be a panglossian or not?

August 19, 2019, 04.13 PM IST
LISTEN04:41
As the economy is heading for a slowdown, RBI Governor stepped in to calm everyone down, and asked everyone not to be 'panglossian'. In other news, one in every three global fund managers believes that we are heading towards a recession in the next twelve months.
ET DAILY RUNDOWN

India Inc riding the cost control train

August 16, 2019, 05.01 PM IST
LISTEN03:15
As the economic train pulls up at the slowdown platform, India Inc have reported a drop in profits. Nevertheless, it plans to spend Rs 28,000 crore in promotional adverts to stir the festive fervour and fillip the demand.
ET Special Podcast

Can you buy property in Kashmir yet?

August 13, 2019, 03.34 PM IST
LISTEN02:45
It will take a long time for things to clear up since J&K is a highly sensitive region. A lot depends on how the political scenario unfolds over the next few months.
ET Daily Rundown

PM promises economic growth, Mukesh Ambani announces big Jio plans

August 12, 2019, 03.53 PM IST
LISTEN07:55
As the economy dives deeper into despair, PM Modi promised that he would leave no stone unturned in making India a prime business destination in an exclusive interview to ET. In other news, Mukesh Ambani at RIL AGM today laid out his audacious plans for Jio
ET Special Podcast

Sushma Swaraj: The people's diplomat

August 07, 2019, 03.37 PM IST
LISTEN03:35
As the country mourns former External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj's death, we hark back to all that she has done for the citizens and her humanitarian edge that will leave a lasting legacy.
ET Special Podcast

Article 370 revocation: Who said what

August 06, 2019, 07.11 PM IST
LISTEN02:26
A day after the Rajya Sabha passesd the historic bill to reorganise Jammu and Kashmir by revoking Article 370 , all eyes were in Lok Sabha today. Here's how the action unfolded in the lower house with leaders raising various aspects.
ET Special Podcast

End of Article 370: The road ahead for Kashmir

August 05, 2019, 05.03 PM IST
LISTEN03:51
After the BJP government revoked special status accorded to J & K under Article 370, and further proposed rearranging the state geographically, the ramifications and uproar in its wake have been monumental.
ET Daily Rundown

Desperate times, desperate measures

August 02, 2019, 04.59 PM IST
LISTEN02:47
FMCGs hand out heavy discounts and IBM is firing staff to get trendy. Listen in for more news from the day.
ET Daily Rundown

We all fall down

August 01, 2019, 05.34 PM IST
LISTEN02:36
Right in the midst of an economic slowdown, the stock market dropped 400 points, Maruti Suzuki just had their worst period of sales and CCD is deep in debts.
ET Daily Rundown

A day of mourning

July 31, 2019, 06.43 PM IST
LISTEN02:56
It's a day of mourning for India's largest coffee chain, following the death of their founder.
ET Daily Rundown

Assertion, Appearance and Affluence

July 29, 2019, 05.46 PM IST
LISTEN03:23
From PM Modi appearing on Man V/S Wild with Bear Grylls, to TATA Sons chairman asserting UP to be a cataclysmic force in making India a ₹5 trillion economy to India’s growing affluence seeing its population turn more carnivorous, this podcast entails the complete highlights for today.
ET Special Podcast

Why 2019 is turning out to be the cruelest year for India's super rich

July 26, 2019, 04.47 PM IST
LISTEN03:56
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has proposed to increase the surcharge levied on top of the applicable income tax rate from 15% to 25% for those with taxable incomes between Rs 2 crore and Rs 5 crore, and to 37% for those earning more than Rs 5 crore. The announcement dashed hopes of several FPIs which wanted a respite from the tax burden, originally aimed at the ultra-rich citizens.
Daily Rundown

The plight of Ambani, Nissan, and the Earth

July 25, 2019, 05.30 PM IST
LISTEN03:50
The Triple Talaq Bill has been tabled, Dhoni is joining the army, and Reliance Naval is looking at losses. Here are the top stories of the day.
ET Daily Rundown

Benefits cascading right, left and center.

July 24, 2019, 05.59 PM IST
LISTEN03:34
From Netflix subscription to corporate taxes hauling down, Indians have much to cheer about. While UGC releases "self-styled, unrecognised" universities, Trump's officials turn defensive with his remarks on Kashmir.
ET Special Podcast

India makes history with Chandrayaan II

July 22, 2019, 05.59 PM IST
LISTEN03:23
ISRO successfully launched Chandrayaan II to explore the the Lunar South Pole. The south pole region, which has remained unexplored till now, contains craters that could contain a fossilised imprint of the early Solar System.
Kargil Diaries

Women of Kargil War

July 22, 2019, 04.34 PM IST
LISTEN04:16
Flight Lieutenants Gunjan Saxena and Srividya Rajan flew helicopters deep into enemy territory during the Kargil war. Their contribution paved the way for the Air Force to take in more female IAF Officers.
Kargil Diaries

The Naga warrior who walked barefoot on ice

July 19, 2019, 05.13 PM IST
LISTEN02:50
Captain Neikezhakuo Kenguruse, the only Maha Vir Chakra awardee from ASC, climbed barefoot in minus 10°C, shot two inflitrators and hacked two others to death in hand to hand combat before a torrent of bullets tossed him off of the cliff.
ET Daily Rundown

Things looking up for Chandrayaan-2 and Jadhav

July 18, 2019, 05.46 PM IST
LISTEN05:00
ICJ releases the verdict in favour of Kulbhushan Jadhav reading Pakistan as guilty of violating Vienna Convention. Airtel and Jio set to tie up with HUL. Chadrayaan-2 all set to be launched on 22nd July 2019. Amidst all this, the Karnataka house humdrum continues as Kumaraswamy moves one line motion.
Kargil Diaries

Summer of '99: India's threefold victory

July 18, 2019, 01.14 PM IST
LISTEN03:00
India was recording victories on all fronts, be it the Kargil war, Cricket World Cup or Wimbledon.
Kargil Diaries

Letters from Kargil

July 17, 2019, 06.24 PM IST
LISTEN07:41
A walk through the ragged memory lane of Kargil through excerpts of letters penned down by our valiant martrys.
Kargil Diaries

Battle of Tololing - Bayonets, bare hands, and bravery

July 16, 2019, 05.46 PM IST
LISTEN04:00
The battle that paved the way for India’s victory during the Kargil war was the one fought on the hill of Tololing. A strategic stronghold, Tololing turned the tide for the Indian Army.
Kargil Diaries

Battle winning Bofors

July 15, 2019, 02.40 PM IST
LISTEN02:22
Bofors, which have remained the Congress' Achilles heel since the 80's, were the army's mainstay and the battle-winning guns of the Kargil War.
KARGIL DIARIES

How a nuclear catastrophe was averted during Kargil

July 13, 2019, 06.08 PM IST
LISTEN03:31
On June 24, 1999, the Air Force sent out a pilot tasked with bombing Point 4388 in Kargil. But the pilot ended up aiming at a Pakistani military base in Gulteri. Fortunately, the flight systems were designed as one pilot had to go first and set the target and then another plane would follow that had the actual fireworks. The second pilot had his doubts and didn’t fire, instead choosing to pull back.
Kargil Diaries

Navy's tactical trick that turned the tide of war

July 13, 2019, 01.58 PM IST
LISTEN03:03
With both sides having incurred massive casualties, the Indian navy stepped up to put a conclusive end to the Kargil conflict in a tactical masterstroke.
Kargil Diaries

Prisoner of War

July 12, 2019, 05.24 PM IST
LISTEN04:02
On a mission to take out Pakistani outposts, an Indian pilot was captured and tortured by the enemy. International pressure and backdoor diplomacy was the only way Flight Lieutenant Kambampati Nachiketa was returned to India
Kargil Diaries

IAF, the force-multiplier in Kargil War

July 11, 2019, 05.05 PM IST
LISTEN04:15
An inhospitable graveyard at half the height of Everest. A death toll so high that the government had to include the cost of coffins in their budget. A victory painstakingly achieved, territory recaptured yard by yard. That was the Kargil conflict.
Kargil Diaries

Major Wangchuk: The 'Lion of Ladakh' who recaptured Chorbat La

July 10, 2019, 06.04 PM IST
LISTEN04:18
Within two months of Lahore Declaration, the Pakistani garb of militants infiltrated into Indian territory, keeping the Indian army in the dark. Major Wangchuk decisively maneuvered a plan that helped regain Chorbat La, the strategic position for Indian Army.
​Kargil Diaries

The taking of Tiger Hill: The battle that won India the Kargil War​

July 09, 2019, 07.24 PM IST
LISTEN05:07
The high thrum of shelling reverberated in thin air as men of the Indian Army climbed a straight cliff of about 1000 ft, the last leg of a 16,700 feet height. An entire contingent of Pakistani Army was up there, responding in kind to the shelling from the Indian plains ahead. The game was afoot.
ET Budget Podcast

Union Budget 2019: Big boost for startups and entrepreneurs

July 05, 2019, 05.28 PM IST
LISTEN04:15
In the roadmap to being a $5 trillion economy with 'Mazboot sarkar', Sitharaman presented the budget with provisions to augment the entrepreneurial spirit to boost employment.
ET Budget Podcast

Budget 2019 highlights

July 05, 2019, 04.15 PM IST
LISTEN03:35
Nirmala Sitharaman covered every thing from gaon, gareeb, kisan to businessmen in her debut budget.
ET Budget Podcast

FinMin's Bahi Khata Is Here

July 05, 2019, 11.08 AM IST
LISTEN02:31
Going against the customs of carrying a briefcase, Nirmala Sitharaman carried a Bahi Khata to present the Union Budget of 2019
ET Special Podcast

$5 trillion in 5 years?

July 04, 2019, 06.01 PM IST
LISTEN02:48
The main takeaways from the Economic Survey for 2019 presented by the Chief Economic Adviser
ET Budget Podcast

Sitharaman won't get the cheque she wants

July 01, 2019, 06.11 PM IST
LISTEN03:28
If there is one thing the NDA and UPA have in common, its increasingly badgering the RBI to part with more funds. However, it cannot be forced. The RBI can only be made to part with surplus and not existing reserves. No directive in our legislation exists to bend its will. The Government too did not give up easily.
ET Special Podcast

GST turns two today

July 01, 2019, 06.40 PM IST
LISTEN04:51
The journey of GST has not been a smooth one. It took much pain to appease with the states who were reluctant to give up their fiscal tax autonomy.
ET Special Podcast

What to expect from the new Chief Economic Advisor

July 03, 2019, 06.08 PM IST
LISTEN03:26
Krishnamurthy Subramanian kicks off the Budget proceedings with the first Economic Survey of the Modi 2.0 regime. All await an honest representation of the issues he has been vocal about in the recent past.
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The mother of all surveys is here!

July 03, 2019, 05.19 PM IST
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Tomorrow, a day before the budget, our new CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian will present the Economic Survey for 2018-19. These numbers will show places where Sitharaman needs to tighten the screws and where she needs to allocate more funds.
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The deluge in Mumbai

July 02, 2019, 05.53 PM IST
LISTEN04:52
Mumbai is on the brink of the 2005 deluge yet again. The pouring hasn't stopped but it has stopped the city on the run. The city has surpassed the monthly average rainfall in just two days.

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