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. 294: Feat. Raghu Karnad

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On this week's episode of Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by award winning journalist, author and co-founder of The Wire - Raghu Karnad. The two of them talk about:

  • How 'The Wire' started
  • Humour and sycophancy in politics
  • Raghu's Parsi connection from Calicut
  • How the internet made him a writer
  • His book set during the second world war
  • The most impactful stories he's covered from the field
  • The Arabic phrase to impress people

Follow Raghu on twitter: @rkarnad

You can buy Raghu's book here: https://amzn.to/2OXHwhG

Watch the first part of Raghu's video essay series here:

https://youtu.be/VuBrH6aScxo

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them to whatcyrussays@gmail.com

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Ep. 287: Cock & Bull feat. Swati and Navin

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This week on Cock & Bull Cyrus has a re-union with ex producer Navin Noronha and joining them is Swati Bakshi. They talk about:

  • Meneka Gandhi's remark about transgenders in parliament
  • TRAI chairman giving out his Aadhar no. on twitter
  • Imran Khan's prospects as Pakistan's next PM
  • India's data privacy law
  • WeWork goes vegetarian
  • Worms frozen for 42,000 years come back to life

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