Idea Exchange Video

Ram temple issue changed country’s character… We need to tell people that humanism is above nationalism: Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot says results of Haryana, Maharashtra polls sent out “extraordinary” message, blames lack of resources, country’s atmosphere and media for Cong’s defeats

Idea Exchange Highlights With Ashok Gehlot, CM Of Rajasthan

Highlights from a freewheeling conversation with Ashok Gehlot, veteran politician, and CM of Rajasthan at Indian Express' Idea Exchange.

‘On Pak, we’ve issues… We won’t act contrary to Olympic Charter. We’re acting so sentiment of country is upheld’

Union minister Kiren Rijiju talks about the “silent preparation” for 2024 Olympics, says sports is crucial for “alienated” regions like J&K, N-E, and confirms BCCI will be under uniform sports code

‘Bollywood has access to people’s hearts… I don’t like it when I don’t see a response to a social tragedy’, Anubhav Sinha

Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha talks about the shift he made in his filmmaking with projects such as Mulk and Article 15, and admits he sprinkles some “cheese” to make his films palatable to a wider audience

Students are worried about slowdown, but they also feel change is happening… I see a lot of patience in them

ABVP's National Organising Secy Sunil Ambekar says his book will dispel myths about RSS, & asserts that the social outfit is focussed on man-making. He also clarifies that caste has no place in RSS, & claims there is no Sangh prejudice against Nehru.

‘Your working professional life can’t be the end result… the next big challenge is to retain the job. You could be redundant even three years later’

In this edition of Idea Exchange, Film producer & entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala explains how his online education venture upGrad is more than about skills, insists entrepreneurs have to break the glass ceiling to grow.

Idea Exchange with Kumari Selja

In this edition of Idea Exchange, Congress Leader Kumari Selja joins us to discuss about the party's strategy for upcoming elections in Maharashtra and Haryana, shares her opinion on the abrogation of Article 370 and more.

‘I don’t see Dhoni playing next World Cup…Should look beyond him, give young players opportunities’, Gautam Gambhir

BJP MP Gautam Gambhir says Arun Jaitley was “biggest reason” for him joining BJP. He also talks about his Twitter clash with Omar Abdullah and Shahid Afridi.

Idea Exchange with Vinod Rai, Interim President of BCCI

In this edition of Idea Exchange, Vinod Rai, Former CAG of India & Interim President of BCCI talks about the accountability of institutions, his time as CAG of India, & his current stint as Iterim President of BCCI.

‘BJP communicates clearly, we have a big leader… so others’ (oppn) voices aren’t heard. Why blame us?’, Mahendra Nath Pandey

In this edition of Idea Exchange, Union Minister for Skill Development Mahendra Nath Pandey talks about need for skilling during schooling, elaborates on Ministry’s Northeast, J&K plans, and more.

‘Need more critical students, not just ones cracking exams… We cannot produce zombies’, Ashutosh Sharma

In this edition of Idea Exchange, Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Dept of Science & Technology calls for strengthening the Indian education system, talks about Chandrayaan-2 and more.

‘Politicians in sports are necessary evil… They create a situation that players have to come to their door’

Bishan Singh Bedi says no team matches up to the Indian side now, talks about losing captaincy for a telegram to Mrs Gandhi, recounts interactions with General Zia-ul-Haq, and calls for more debate among selectors before choosing players