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‘We have not understated the range of Agni V. We as a nation don’t have to hide anything with respect to our capabilities’

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, DRDO chief V K Saraswat talks about Agni V, India’s missile defence system and Tatra trucks


‘Mamata, Jayalalithaa don’t want Congress government in Delhi. If we get more than 170 seats, allies will come back to us’

Tuesday , 24 April '12

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, BJP president Nitin Gadkari talks about solving his “problem” with Modi and preparing for 2014 elections
‘All the legislation are stuck. I want to move them forward, reach out to the Opposition’

Tuesday , 17 April '12

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, Human Resources Development Minister Kapil Sibal talks about the Right to Education and key education bills stuck in Parliament
‘I’m not the kind of guy who gets along with very big stars. They don’t like me so much. And I don’t like them so much’

Tuesday , 10 April '12

As filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra completes 30 years in Indian cinema, he speaks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 about his journey in films
‘This was between the Army and the ministry. It should never have spilled into the public’

Tuesday , 3 April '12

Lieutenant General (retd) JFR Jacob was one of the main architects of the 1971 operations that led to the creation of Bangladesh. In this Walk the Talk with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on NDTV 24x7, Jacob speaks about the honour that Bangladesh bestowed on him this year and the “friction” between the bureaucracy and the army
Naseeruddin Shah
‘Stars Become Parodies of Themselves’

Sunday , 25 March '12

In an interview with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on NDTV 24x7’s Walk the Talk, actor Naseeruddin Shah gets nostalgic, as he looks back at his school plays, and his earliest films, in which he played extras, and tried to ‘show off’ his talent.
‘India needs regulation but a mountain of regulation is not necessarily better because it becomes almost impossible to enforce’

Tuesday , 13 March '12

In this Walk The Talk on NDTV 24x7, Huguette Labelle, Chair, Board of Directors of Transparency International, talks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on how India can fight corruption and improve its rankings on its Corruption Perceptions Index
‘India can forget about six of the eight UN millennium development goals unless you stop child marriages’

Tuesday , 6 March '12

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7, Archbishop Desmond Tutu talks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about India’s relationship with South Africa, his responsibilities as chair of global peace organisation The Elders, and his visit to Bihar
Akhilesh Singh Yadav garlanded by party workers during an election rally in Mirzapur. (PTI)
‘Rahul asks people questions, but forgets they have questions for him too’

Monday , 27 February '12

SP scion Akhilesh Yadav tells The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on Walk the Talk that Samajwadi Party has worked hard to shed its ‘goonda-raj’ image.
From UP poll pot, Akhilesh pulls out Lohia: ‘When it is weak,Cong can be an ally’.
From UP poll pot, Akhilesh pulls out Lohia: ‘When it is weak,Cong can be an ally’

Sunday , 26 February '12

Akhilesh said that the SP would like to form the government on its own, and it was “difficult at this stage” to talk about a post-poll alliance with the Congress.
‘Indians playing at full speed scoring lots of goals is just a sight to see’

Thursday , 23 February '12

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, National hockey coach Michael Nobbs says sticking to the 5-3-2-1 system and improved fitness standards are the key to India’s revival
‘My rule is not important to me, but democracy is’

Wednesday , 8 February '12

Excerpts from a Mohamed Nasheed Walk the Talk interview with The Indian Express editor-in-chief Shekhar Gupta, broadcast on NDTV (March 2, 2011)
‘I was told that Hawkeye needed a leap of faith. I was not prepared to take that leap’

Tuesday , 31 January '12

In the second part of NDTV’s Walk the Talk with N Srinivasan, the BCCI chief talks to the Editor-in-Chief of The Indian Express, Shekhar Gupta about some of the Board’s more contentious decisions. He explains the reasons for BCCI’s opposition to the UDRS, why Ravi Shastri and Sunil Gavaskar were hired as permanent commentators and how there was no conflict of interest in him being both the president of the board and the owner of an IPL franchise.
‘Cricket is a game of uncertainties. Sometimes it catches you unawares and then all of a sudden, you see a post-mortem of what happened’

Tuesday , 24 January '12

India is on a disastrous tour of Australia, losing the Test series 0-3. But BCCI chief N Srinivasan tells The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on NDTV’s Walk the Talk that he is confident the team will bounce back
‘A country or politician who thinks he can solve the problem of jobs, crime and security just within your own borders is going to stumble’

Tuesday , 10 January '12

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband speaks about his visits to India, the Indian Left, and Pakistan’s role in the war on terror
‘Team Anna wants a lock to be put on Parliament. But it’s our duty to guard it’

Tuesday , 27 December '11

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7, RJD chief Lalu Prasad talks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on the controversy surrounding the Lokpal Bill and why he is against bringing the PM and the CBI under the Lokpal.
Arun Jaitley
'You can't build consensus by being an introvert or if your leaders are sulking or if there is arrogance. You must talk'

Tuesday , 20 December '11

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7 with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, BJP leader Arun Jaitley talks about disruptions in Parliament, building consensus and the Lokpal Bill
‘If our society feels that we have too much corruption, as a writer it is impossible for me not to be affected by that’

Tuesday , 13 December '11

In this Walk the Talk on NDTV 24x7, ad-man and lyricist Prasoon Joshi talks to The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about his poetry, his favourite ad campaigns and why a writer has to respond to popular impulse
Dilip Doshi
‘Left-arm spinners have been asked to restrict runs, hence they lost the loop’

Sunday , 11 December '11

Hello and welcome to Walk the Talk. I am Shekhar Gupta at Bombay’s CCI and my guest this week is somebody who was a wonderful cricketer, now a brilliant entrepreneur and on top of everything a great human being. And if I may say so, Dilip Doshi, is the last left-arm spinner who could win a match for India.
Ekta Kapoor
'People fear me. I like that'

Sunday , 4 December '11

In a conversation with The Indian Express Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on NDTV’s Walk the Talk, television and film producer Ekta Kapoor talks of reinventing herself for cinema, going from mass to niche, her belief in god, and making Emraan Hashmi act well.