Ep. 349: Feat. Amber Rana

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On this week's Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by corporate lawyer and podcaster Amber Rana. Amber talks to Cyrus about his army background, how the recent spat of jingoism is detrimental to actual patriotism, what he plans to achieve from his podcast 'Know Your Kanoon', how he happened to take up issues relating to women's safety and more.

Follow Amber on instagram @amber_rana_

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Ep. 332: Cock & Bull feat. Kajol Srinivasan, Amit, and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by stand-up comedian Kajol Srinivasan, Amit and Abbas. The four of them have a heated discussion about Hardik Pandya & K.L. Rahul's appearance on Koffee with Karan. They also discuss Rajkumar Hirani's sexual harassment case, Rahul Gandhi being accused of sexism, Indian army chief's statement about homosexuals not being allowed in the army, the filed charge sheet in Kanhaiya Kumar's sedition case, and Whatsapp co-founder selling his Porsche's.

You can follow Kajol Srinivasan on twitter @LOLrakshak

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Ep. 330: Cock & Bull feat. Vivek Kaul, Amit and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by author and columnist Vivek Kaul along with Amit and Abbas. The 4 of them have a lengthy chat about India's first ever test series win in Australia. They discuss shortcomings of the Aussie squad, the emerging Indian players and the impact (or non impact) of this series on the 2019 world cup and the IPL. They also briefly discuss the trailers of 'Thackeray' and 'The Accidental Prime Minister', the nature of political films and the new quota bill allowing 10% reservation to the economically weak.

You call follow Vivek Kaul on twitter @kaul_vivek 

You can order Vivek's Easy Money trilogy here

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Ep. 326: Cock & Bull feat. Amit, Jaanam and Surbhi

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by Amit, Surbhi and Jaanam. The four of them discuss:

  • Zomato firing a delivery guy due to a viral video

  • Shashi Tharoor's statement giving Kamalnath the 'benefit of doubt'

  • Is smelling socks a fetish?

  • Tim Paine and Virat Kohli's war of words

  • Cardi B and Offset's concert shenanigans

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Ep. 325: Feat. Roshan Abbas

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On this episode of Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by the man who dons many hats from RJ, TV host, filmmaker, entrepreneur, poet, storyteller to now an author - Roshan Abbas. Cyrus and Roshan talk about:

  • Roshan's days in Hindu college

  • His unique deal with the college Principal

  • How he winged his way into All India Radio

  • How he forayed into event management

  • What he learnt making his first film

  • How Kommune & Spoken fest came about

  • His new book 'Speechless' about public speaking

Follow Roshan Abbas on instagram @roshan1970

Order Roshan's book here 

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Ep. 323: Feat. Bachi Karkaria

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On this week's episode of Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by the iconic journalist and writer Bachi Karkaria. Cyrus and Bachi talk about:

  • Her education in Kolkata

  • Working with Khushwant Singh in the late 60s

  • Putting local stories onto the front page

  • The inane questions she gets for her column 'Giving Gyan'

  • An in -depth look at the speakers, themes, panels and sessions at the upcoming Times Litfest in Mumbai.

Follow Bachi Karkaria on twitter at @bachikarkaria

The Time Litfest takes place from the 14th to 16th of December 2018 and you can see the list of speakers, attendees and session schedules at https://timeslitfest.com/

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Ep. 322: Cock & Bull feat. Aakash Mehta, Swati, Amit and Abbas

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This week on Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by comedian Aakash Mehta, Swati , Amit and Abbas. The 5 of them have a heated discussion about:

  • What is a 'gotra'? Why is politics around gotras a big deal?

  • The correct pronunciation of 'Genghis Khan'

  • The farmers protest in Delhi

  • The similarities between the Nigerian President and Sorabh Pant

  • Whether news channels should pay a penalty for wrong/fake news

Follow Aakash Mehta on twitter @kuchbhimehta

Listen to Aakash and Navin's podcast 'Varta Lab' here: http://ivmpodcasts.com/vartalab/

Listen to ep. 86 of 'The Seen and the Unseen' here: https://ivm.today/2Qxm5s8

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Ep. 321: Feat. Namita Devidayal

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus talks to author, journalist and exponent of Indian classical music Namita Devidayal. Cyrus and Namita talk about:

  • Her start in journalism

  • Her music classes at Kennedy bridge

  • Journey of 'The Music Room', her first book

  • Singing in front of Mick Jagger

  • The upcoming Times Litfest and its curation

  • Her new book 'The Sixth String of Vilayat Khan'

You can order Namita's new book here 

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Ep. 320: Cock & Bull feat. Trupti, Abbas and Swati

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On this week's Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by actor Trupti Khamkar, Swati and Abbas. The four of them discuss:

  • US missionary killed by an isolated Andaman tribe

  • The nature of political rhetoric and what counts as "playing dirty"

  • The crumbling Great wall and the straightening tower of Pisa

  • Can we be "objectumsexual"?

  • Mary Kom becoming a six time boxing champion

Follow Trupti on instagram at @actortrupti

You can also listen to Trupti on our comedy podcast with Aadar Malik and Navin Noronha 'Sun Lo Jee, Sonulogy' - http://ivmpodcasts.com/sunlojee

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Ep. 318: Cock & Bull feat. Sriraam, Amit, Swati and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by stand up comic Sriraam Padmanabhan, Amit, Swati and Abbas. They discuss:

  • T.M. Krishna's concert cancelled by the airport authorities

  • What is "BDE" in light of Oxford dictionary's word of the year

  • Mithali Raj becoming India's highest run getter in T20s

  • Abhijit Mitra Iyer's arrest

  • Sriraam's cross to bear with reality shows

  • Jack Dorsey's comments on fake news

Follow Sriraam in twitter @sriraamp 

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Ep. 317: Feat. Saurav Mehta

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On this week's 'Cyrus Says' Cyrus is joined by comedian Saurav Mehta. Cyrus and Saurav discuss:

  • The Indian concept of 'bakshish'

  • Saurav's school and it's (in)famous alumni

  • Living near the CM's house

  • Going from CA to stand-up

  • Being the first Jain comic

Follow Saurav on instagram @sauravmehta90

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Ep. 316: Cock & Bull feat. Kajol Srinivasan, Amit and Abbas

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On this week's episode of Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by stand-up comedian Kajol Srinivasan, Amit and Abbas. The four of them discuss:

  • Virat Kohli's "leave the country" comment

  • Trump's scuffle with CNN journalist Jim Acosta

  • Should we be allowed to legally change our age?

  • Is Congress the new BJP?

  • China's first AI newscasters

  • Remembering Stan Lee

Follow Kajol on twitter @LOLrakshak 

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Ep. 315: Feat. Rachel Lopez

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On this episode Cyrus is joined by journalist and fellow podcaster Rachel Lopez. Cyrus and Rachel talk about:

  • Rachel's podcast 'Wordy Wordpecker' about the origins of words

  • Her series of Mumbai taxi ceiling art, 350 unique designs

  • The intriguing stories she gets to write in Hindustan Times

  • Whether emojis will replace language

  • Milind Soman's running

Listen to all episodes of 'Wordy Wordpecker' here: 

Follow Rachel on instagram at @thegreaterbombay 

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Ep. 313: Feat. Rytasha Rathore

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This week on Cyrus Says we have actor, host, and overall fun person Rytasha Rathore. Cyrus and Rytasha talk about:

  • Her life in Singapore

  • Going to the same school as Cyrus

  • Rytasha's "dudebro" voice

  • Doing theater and getting a college degree in acting

  • Her break on 'Badho Bahu'

  • Sex positivity and the VICE India documentary 'Sex Rated'

Follow Rytasha on instagram at @rytash 

You can watch all episodes of 'Sex Rated' here

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Ep. 312 Cock & Bull feat. Rachel Lopez, Surbhi and Amit.

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This week on Cock and Bull, we have Cyrus, Surbhi, Amit and the chatty journalist Rachel Lopez. They talk about:

  • Pharell Williams warns Trump against using his music at rallies

  • Amul's newly launched Camel Milk chocolate

  • Should self-driving cars have ethics?

  • Google gender pay gap

And the usual...
- Cyrus and Surbhi get into another heated "how could you NOT know this?" arguments.

You can follow Rachel Lopez on Instagram @thegreaterbombay
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Ep. 311: Feat. Noi Cecilia Oldne

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This week on Cyrus Says we have the Swedish game changer, entrepreneur and trained sommelier Noi Cecilia Oldne. Cecilia and Cyrus talk about:

-How to pronounce her last name
-Representing Sweden in gymnastics
-What is a Sommelier?
-The 5 S’s of wine tasting
-How she ended up in India
-Being a part of the Indian Wine Revolution
-Working with Sula & organizing Sulafest
-Diversity in the board rooms
-Her current work as a Business Advisor

and more...

You can follow Cecilia on Instagram at @noiceciliaoldne

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Ep. 310: Cock & Bull Feat. Shreyas Manohar, Swati and Amit

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This week on Cock & Bull we have Cyrus, Swati, Amit and stand up comic Shreyas Manohar. They talk about:

  • The Sabrimala controversy and whether church and state can be separated

  • Use of magicians by BJP in MP rallies

  • Saudi Arabia's back and forth on Jamal Kashoggi's death

  • Anu Malik's exit from Indian idol and more #MeToo cases

  • Ranveer and Deepika's marriage announcement

Follow Shreyas on instagram here

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Ep. 309: Feat. Joel Pereira

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On this week's Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by creative director, editor, producer and anchor Joel Pereira. Cyrus and Joel talk about:

  • Joel's various stints in print, TV and digital media

  • Working with Arnab Goswami

  • Journalism in the pre-BMM days

  • The cancellation of 'On Air with AIB' in light of the #MeToo movement

  • How #MeToo and #TImesUp will help the entertainment industry

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Ep. 308: Cock & Bull feat. Janice Sequeira, Joel Pereira and Amit

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On Cock & Bull this week Cyrus is joined by journalist Janice Sequeira, editor/anchor Joel Pereira, and Amit Doshi. The 4 of them talk about:

  • More prominent names that have been called out in the #MeToo movement

  • MJ Akbar's defamation lawsuit against Priya Ramani

  • Janice sheds light on the Tanushree-Nana incident

  • The renaming of Allahbad to Prayagraj

  • Kanye's (or shall we say Ye's?) bizarre meeting with Trump

  • The missing Saudi journalist Jamal Kashoggi

Follow Janice on twitter @janiceseq85 

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Ep. 307: Feat. Ambi Parameswaran

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by ad man and author Ambi Parmeswaran. They talk about:

  • Going to IIT Madras

  • His early days in advertising

  • Reading body text of an ad

  • His encounters with Ratan Tata, Azeem Premji and more

  • The 2 of them harmonize the Nirma ad jingle

You can order Ambi's new book 'Sponge: : Leadership Lessons I Learnt From My Clients' here 

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