Ep. 408: Feat. Eva Bhatt

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On this week's Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by Eva Bhatt - host of the podcast 9XM SoundcastE, and head of Bollywood content at 9XM media. Eva talks to Cyrus about watching him on TV while growing up, getting to hang out in Mannat while she waited to interview Shah Rukh Khan, growing up in Bhuj, working on the Great Indian Comedy Show, breaking in to 9XM, her new podcast 9XM SoundcastE and to top it all of she sings a wonderful folk song for us.

Follow Eva on instagram @eva_bhatt_devlekar and twitter @bhatteva

Listen to all episodes of 9XM SoundcastE here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/9xm-soundcaste

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Ep. 407: Cock & Bull feat. Mukesh Manjunath, Amit and Abbas

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It's Cock and Bull time, and this week joining Cyrus, Abbas and Amit in the studio is comedian and writer Mukesh Manjunath. The four of them discuss tracing ancestry, Boris Johnson, PM Modi with Bear Grylls, Rahul Bose's five star banana drama, and Jio overtaking Vodafone as India's largest telecom network.

Follow Mukesh Manjunath on instagram at @mukeshmanjunath

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Ep. 405: Feat. Aniruddha Guha & Janice Sequiera

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This week on Cyrus Says we have a crossover episode. Aniruddha Guha and Janice Sequiera of the podcast 'Mr. & Mrs. Binge-Watch' join Cyrus in the studio. The three of them talk about Janice's online show 'social media star' and put the stars she's interviewed through the Cyrus scanner, argue over what counts for an 'official remake', discuss about how spouses with different tastes in film and TV get along and Aniruddha recounts an interesting story from the first time he visited the Times Now office.

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Follow Janice on twitter @janiceseq85 

Follow Aniruddha on twitter @AniGuha 

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Ep. 402: Feat. Harshit Kohli

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This week Cyrus is joined by Harshit Kohli, lawyer and founder of Swayam Farmer Foundation. Harshit talks about how he got started with Swayam, why more people in urban areas should care about farming and farmers, sharing his surname with the Indian cricket captain, and his beginnings in Kanpur.

Find out more about Swayam at: http://www.swayamfarmer.org/

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Ep. 401: Cock & Bull feat. Mikhail Almeida, Kajol Srinivasan, Amit and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull we follow the "more the merrier" rule as Cyrus is joined by comedians Mikhail Almeida and Kajol Srinivasan, along with Amit and Abbas. They start off with a funny story by Amit about the postal office, then there's discussion about the political drama in Karnataka, Trump's tweets asking congresswomen to "go back to their country", Kangana Ranaut's spat with a journalist but the bulk of the episode is Cyrus ranting vehemently about motorists. Hope you enjoy it!

Follow Mikhail on twitter at @mikhailalmeida & Kajol at @LOLrakshak 

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Ep. 399: Feat. Mahrukh Inayet

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On Cyrus Says this week Cyrus is joined by senior TV journalist and news editor Mahrukh Inayet. Mahrukh talks to Cyrus about the diminishing opposition in the parliament, her journey from growing up in Kashmir to studying at Harvard, witnessing the aftermath of 9/11, her experience reporting the 26/11 attack from the ground and her podcast 'The Note with Mahrukh Inayet'.

Follow Mahrukh on twitter @mahrukhinayet 

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Ep. 398: Cock & Bull feat. Tracy Dsouza, Aakash Mehta and Amit

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On this week's Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by content creator and founding member of TVF's 'Girliyapa' Tracy Dsouza, comedian Aakash Mehta and Amit Doshi. The four of them discuss the annual budget, MAD magazine ceasing publication, the Dalai Lama's comment about a female successor's looks, the controversy surrounding the film Kabir Singh and director Sandeep Reddy Vanga's interview and much more.

Follow Tracy on Instagram at @thetracydsouza

Follow Aakash on instagram at @kucchbhimehta

Book tickets to Aakash's 1 hour special show 'Nasty' on tour right now: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/aakash-mehta-nasty/ET00104794

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Ep. 396: Feat. Mukul Chadda

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by actor and improviser Mukul Chadda. Cyrus and Mukul chat about the Indian remake of 'The Office' and his central role of boss Jagdeep Chadda, as well as the bouquets and brickbats received online. Cyrus loses his marbles at Mukul's over achievements - from MBA at IIM to working as a research analyst in New York to doing theater in Mumbai, they also talk a bit about the art of improvising on stage and Mukul's upcoming projects.

Follow Mukul on twitter @mukulchadda

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Ep. 395: Cock & Bull feat. Amber Rana and Abbas

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On this episode of Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by lawyer and fellow podcaster on the IVM network - Amber Rana, and producer Abbas Momin. The 3 of them discuss an unintentionally funny ad about 100% "vegetarian" water, the new team jerseys for the Indian cricket team, actress Zaira Wasim quitting films to focus on her faith, US president Trump's visit to North Korea, Mumbai rains forcing business to shut downs and much more.

You can listen to all episodes of Amber's podcast 'Know Your Kanoon' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/know-your-kanoon

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Ep. 392: Cock & Bull feat. Kunal Rao, and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by comedian Kunal Rao who returns to the show after a very long time, and Abbas, and though Amit Doshi is not in the studio as Cyrus puts it he joins in from the US "in spirit". Cyrus, Kunal & Abbas talk about the recent doctors' strike in Kolkata, the controversy over religious slogans being chanted in the parliament, PM's proposal of 'one nation, one election', Elon Musk mistaking the moon for Mars and Air India suspending their regional director for shoplifting in Australia.

Follow Kunal on twitter @kunalrao 

Check out Kunal's latest stand-up comedy video here: https://youtu.be/dbWMkH7QJGM

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Ep. 386: Cock & Bull feat. Aakash Mehta, Amit, and Abbas

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It's Cock and Bull time! Joining Cyrus is stand-up comedian & co-host of 'Varta Lab' and 'Waddaplayah' Aakash Mehta along with Amit and Abbas. They discuss Dhoni's glove controversy, Nikè introducing plus sized mannequins for their sports wear, the journalist arrested for defamation against the UP chief minister, Trump's Mars tweet and Kohli's school sending him soil from their grounds to England.

You can listen to Varta Lab here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/vartalab

You can listen to Whaddaplayah here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/waddaplayah?rq=waddaplayah

Follow Aakash on instagram at @kuchbhimehta

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Ep. 374: Cock & Bull feat. Mikhail Almeida, Amit and Abbas

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It's time for another rip roaring edition of Cock & Bull! Joining Cyrus this week are comedian & writer Mikhail Almeida (no relation to the Mikhail that's the fruit of Cyrus' loins) and the usual suspects Amit Doshi & Abbas Momin. The four of them discuss the PM's bizarre comment about clouds and radars in a TV interview, Gautam Gambhir being accused of distributing defaming pamphlets against Atishi Marlena in Delhi, BJP activist Priyanka Sharma held for sharing a Mamata meme, prince Harry and Meghan's first child, and a South African man held for duping KFC for a year.

Subscribe to Mikhail's Youtube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClYE3Ybw8NQbf5G1IwGOMxg

Follow him on instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/almeidamikhail/

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Ep. 371: Cock & Bull feat. Suman Kumar, Amit and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by comedian, screenwriter, and author Suman Kumar, along with Amit and Abbas. The four of them discuss about Shahid Afridi's bizarre revelations in his book, NaMo's comment about Rajiv Gandhi and whether it was in bad taste, Akshay Kumar's Canadian citizenship, CBSE results and the barrage of toppers, CJI Gogoi being cleared by house panel Cyrus' opinion on GOT (don't worry no spoilers) and more.

Check out Suman's website: http://sumankumar.com

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Ep. 369: Feat. Raunak Kapoor

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by the principle presenter at ESPN and commentator at AIR - Raunak Kapoor. Raunak and Cyrus talk about how Raunak became head boy in school, his hilarious story about getting a job at All India Radio and how cricket commentary has evolved. Raunak also recollects 2 very funny anecdotes involving a South African batsmen and an Australian spin bowler, and names some of the best people he has worked with.

Follow Raunak on twitter at @RaunakRK

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Ep. 368: Cock & Bull feat. Punit Pania, Aakash Mehta and Abbas

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It's time for another Cock & Bull, and this time its 4 comedians on the panel (or at least comedians in their own eyes). Joining Cyrus are Aakash Mehta, Punit Pania (nursing a broken toe) and the usual suspect Abbas Momin. The four of them discuss a range of topics from the low voter turnout in Mumbai to the record shattering box office of Avengers: Endgame, to sense of humour (or the lack of it) in politicians to political funding, contraceptive jewellery and much much more.

Follow Aakash on twitter @kuchbhimehta 

Follow Punit on twitter @Punit_Pania 

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Ep. 367: LANSO: The Mumbai-Kolkata match, Andre Russell's comments & the top 4 teams

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On this week's episode of our cricket special 'Left Arm not So Orthodox' - LANSO Cyrus is joined by stand-up comedians Aakash Mehta & Punit Pania, They discuss Steve Smith's performance as skipper, the Mumbai & Kolkata match which Mumbai lost, the weird colours of the Rajasthan team, which teams are likely to take the top 4 spots and test Punit's knowledge of the current roster of IPL players.

Follow Aakash on twitter @kuchbhimehta 

Follow Punit on twitter @Punit_Pania 

Ep. 366: Feat. Perzen Patel

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus talks to food blogger and restaurateur Perzen Patel, the lady behind 'Bawi Bride'. They talk about the love and evolution of Parsi cuisine, funny village names in New Zealand and her new podcast 'Not Just Dhansak'.

You can listen to episodes of 'Not Just dhansak' here: https://ivmpodcasts.com/not-just-dhansak

Follow Perzen on twitter @PerzenP & on instagram @perzenpatel 

Check out the Bawi Bride website: http://www.bawibride.com/

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Ep. 365: Cock & Bull feat. Raunak Kapoor, Chuck Gopal and Amit

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This week on Cock & Bull Cyrus Broacha is joined by principal ESPNcricinfo presenter & cricket commentator Raunak Kapoor along with host of the podcast Simblified, and pun guru Chuck Gopal and of course IVM founder Amit Doshi.

The 4 of them discuss Sadhvi Pragya's recent statements and the outcry around it, Vistara airlines facing backlash on social media over a picture with GD Bakshi, TikTok being taken down from app stores, CJI Ranjan Gogoi's harassment case and the precedent it sets, Ukraine choosing a comedian president (could Cyrus be next?) and the Mueller report.

Follow Raunak on twitter at @RaunakRK 

Follow Chuck on twitter at @chuck_gopal 

Listen to all episodes of Simblified here: http://ivmpodcasts.com/simblified

If you like this episode you'll also like Chuck's weekly newsletter with Tony Sebastian 'The Third Slip': https://tinyletter.com/the-third-slip/archive

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Ep. 363: Feat. Natasha Malpani Oswal

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus sits down with the multifaceted Natasha Malpani Oswal. She's studied immunology, has gotten an education from Stanford, Cambridge and Oxford, has worked in impact investing, built start ups between Silicon Valley, London and India, she currently heads Dice Media and if that's not all she recently published her first book of poetry titled 'Boundless'. Tune in as Natasha talks to Cyrus about her fascinating journey and finds common ground with him on Mumbai traffic.

Follow Natasha on instagram at @natashamalpanioswal

You can order a copy of 'Boundless' here: https://www.amazon.in/Boundless-Natasha-Malpani-Oswal/dp/9387282988

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Ep. 360: Feat. Cyrus Oshidar

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It's an abundance of Cyruses on this week's episode as MD of 101 India, creative director of Bawa Broadcasting and the man who put Mtv India on the map Cyrus Oshidar is in the studio. In this crazy episode the 2 Cyrus' talk about:

  • Oshidar's early days in London, his stints at the London School of Economics & working in a bank,

  • How staying with a Gujju aunty gave Mtv India its iconic tagline

  • Oshidar's past as a writer of erotica.

  • What was the "Mtv style" promo

  • What led to the creation of 101 india
    and more...

Follow Cyrus Oshidar on instagram @cyrusoshidar

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