What makes people tick? What are the stories they carry with them? In a world of shouting heads, veteran journalist, radio commentator and novelist Sandip Roy sits down to have real conversations about the fascinating world around us and the people who shape it. Catch these engaging interviews every other Sunday
We all know that there’s a link between crime and politics, or at least that’s what we hear. But is there really one? How many criminals hold office? Are they less likely to be voted in? Are there more of them as time goes by? In this episode, Sandip talks to Milan Vaishnav, author and Carnegie Fellow, about what he’s discovered about how India votes when candidates are facing criminal charges, which parties have higher numbers of such candidates, and why we like to vote for them.
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