Monday, Dec 05, 2022



Are you a 'true crime' fan? What mental health experts say about consumption of everything grisly and gory

October 17, 2022 10:37 am

"We like to feel scared in a controlled way where the threat is exciting, but not real. Morbid shows involving extreme acts help us indulge ourselves in the dangerous world from the safety of our seats."

The River Has No Fear Of Memories: Podcast series celebrates Girish Karnad's life

June 15, 2022 9:58 am

Hosted by writer, translator Arshia Sattar and educator, film maker Anmol Tikoo, the podcast commemorates the life and works of the late writer through extensive conversations Girish Karnad had with Sattar before his death in June 2019.

As visual fatigue sets in, podcasts and audio-books surge in popularity

October 13, 2021 3:51 pm

The popularity of audio platforms, driven by increasing numbers of visually fatigued people who want to 'tune out' with their earphones plugged in as they catch up with their news and entertainment quotient of the day, is also an ironic hark back to a simpler, non-tech time when radio ruled the waves.

An insider’s take on podcast creation

September 23, 2021 5:24 pm

As we witness the boom of audio, podcasting is one of the most powerful ways to connect to people, have more nuanced conversations and to be creatively bold.

Lend her your ears: How Spotify’s ‘AmplifiHer’ aims to pass the mic to women creators

August 12, 2021 1:39 pm

Talking about subjects centred on women faces a double hurdle in audio and video spaces – a strong sense of “taboo”, plus the under-representation of women in the field.

In pandemic, Indian millennials, Gen Zs turned to podcasts to deal with stress: Report

July 14, 2021 5:44 pm

Approximately, 87 per cent of millennials and 77 per cent of Gen Zs have agreed they use audio to reduce stress levels

From fantasy to superheroes to Disney magic, podcasts will make stay at home family moments special

May 12, 2021 2:56 pm

The conversation around podcasts for kids has grown especially in the last year as parents sought means that help kids learn something new, and visual fatigue kicked in with constant screen time, whether with video games or the TV.

Fun things you can do to celebrate the New Year weekend at home

January 01, 2021 6:41 pm

If you are looking for interesting things to do with your family at home, we have some suggestions.

Playlists for kids: Here’s what parents around the world have been tuning in to

March 29, 2020 5:38 pm

According to the music streaming app Spotify, many parents are turning to all things audio -- from soothing songs to suspenseful stories to stream for their little ones on the app.