Full Coverage - Walk The Talk
Karnataka CM K Siddaramaiah talks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta.
'The opposition to GM crops is not based on science... There is no substantiated case of a health impact, even so much as a headache'
Tuesday , 26 November '13An early member of anti-GM movement, Mark Lynas made a turnaround early this year.
'I've never seen evidence of opinion polls influencing voters... making people go with the winner or deciding to back the underdog'
Tuesday , 12 November '13In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24X7, renowned psephologist Sir David Butler talks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about how he coined the words swing and psephology, the reason he remains optimistic about India after studying its elections for so long, and why bad opinion polls get driven out on own
'A large number of Indians in UK are Gujarati. For them it was a huge issue we had no ties with Gujarat. I’m glad we're dealing with it now'
Tuesday , 22 October '13One of Britain’s youngest peers, Lord Karan Bilimoria speaks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about how he created Cobra beer brand, why he loves public life and the reason he continues to stay close to India. Excerpts from NDTV 24X7’s Walk the Talk.
Sunday , 13 October '13In this Walk the Talk from 2006, Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta spoke to Tendulkar.
'There is anger because the Muslim world feels targeted, essentially for 9/11. And its millions of people had nothing to do with that'
Tuesday , 8 October '13In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24X7 at his foundation’s latest initiative, the Aga Khan Academy near Hyderabad, His Highness the Aga Khan talks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about the growing Shia-Sunni tension that worries him, and the roots of the lack of understanding between the Western and Muslim world. However, he adds, most of the conflicts one sees today have little to do with faith but have a political dimension
'When we started, someone said there are 15 impossible things. We have conquered 12. Maybe three remaining is not so bad'
Tuesday , 24 September '13In an inner city development project that is the first of its kind in India, the Bohri community is spearheading a revamp of Mumbai’s Bhendi Bazaar, from dilapidated structures to towers. In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24X7, The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta talks to the CEO, secretary and trustee of Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust about the complexities of the project and why they think it’ll succeed.
Tuesday , 17 September '13Last week, the BJP named Narendra Modi as its prime ministerial candidate for 2014 elections. In 2004, just before the general elections that year, the Gujarat Chief Minister gave his most detailed interview on the 2002 riots to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on NDTV 24X7’s Walk the Talk. Excerpts:
'You either normalise with China or normalise with Pakistan. It's easier to normalise with Pakistan. In the long run, competition will be with China'
Tuesday , 3 September '13In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24X7, Stephen P Cohen speaks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about the changing US relationship with India and Pakistan, and why India can play a crucial role in nudging Pakistan towards ‘normalisation’.
Sunday , 25 August '13Pullela Gopichand speaks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta.
Sunday , 11 August '13Gurbachan Singh Randhawa is one of the greatest athletes in India’s history.
Tuesday , 30 July '13Economist Arvind Panagariya in talks with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta.
'It's a myth 70 dams are proposed...There are three. Had Tehri dam not been there, western UP would have been washed away'
Tuesday , 23 July '13In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, Uttarakhand CM Vijay Bahuguna talks about the difficulties in regulating religious tourism and says he did the best he could
'Let's not mix up irregularity and illegality (on mining)... A day will come when we won't have money left to pay judges'
Tuesday , 2 July '13In the concluding part of this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar says the Supreme Court should have decided faster on the Goa mining stay and why every politician above 65 needs to “review his health and mental conditions”
'Stalling of legislature not the right answer to issues. You can convert every debate into an attack on the govt and you get more success'
Tuesday , 25 June '13In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, BJP leader and Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar talks about the ‘Parrikar model’ as the way ahead for the BJP and why he wanted the recent party national executive to take a decision on putting Narendra Modi in front
Thursday , 20 June '13He sought to shield Modi saying he 'may not have had that kind of grip on admin as he has now.
Tuesday , 18 June '13In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24X7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, Subhash Agarwal speaks about his RTI activism, his major scoops and why journalists should use the information tool more often
'Capitalism is changing caste much faster than any human being. Dalits should look at capitalism as a crusader against caste'
Tuesday , 11 June '13'I was a young man then, studying in JNU and I thought we must change India.'
Sunday , 26 May '13I don't know if I will experience that again, the sound of 50,000 people gasping. He was like Caesar.
Monday , 13 May '13It's not mathematics that works here in the university, says Dinesh Singh.