Tuesday, 9 August, 2022
TopicOff The Cuff

Topic: Off The Cuff

Today, RSS cadres available to be Modi-Shah instruments, says former BJP minister Arun Shourie

Discussing his new book at ThePrint's Off the Cuff, Shourie spoke to Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about importance of studying RSS & his great 'errors of judgement' on PM Modi & V.P. Singh.

It’s a lie if someone ‘likes playing’ pace bowling, says Indian cricket legend GR Vishwanath

At ThePrint's Off the Cuff, Gundappa Vishwanath talks to Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta about his own career, Virat Kohli's form, Pakistan's Babar Azam, and the innings he loved playing the most.

Imagine if Partition had never happened, India lost whenever it was divided: Chetan Bhagat

In conversation with Shekhar Gupta at ThePrint's 'Off The Cuff', Chetan Bhagat speaks about secularism, his upcoming book, and literature festivals.

Congress tried to push me out in ‘ignoble way’, don’t want to go as a failure: Amarinder Singh

In a conversation at ThePrint’s 'Off The Cuff'', Capt. Amarinder Singh says 'I have done everything in my power for 52 years for my country, I am not ready to go to pasture'.

Kishore da, Pancham, Sanjeev Kumar were mad, it’s the madness that lives with genius: Gulzar

In a conversation with Shekhar Gupta at 'Off The Cuff', Gulzar speaks about Bengali influence in his life & work, & how his interaction with entertainment industry stars shaped his writing.

Vicky Kaushal on Udham Singh biopic: ‘Main challenge was to internalise his state of mind’

Actor Vicky Kaushal, filmmaker Shoojit Sircar & producer Ronnie Lahiri spoke about their upcoming biopic 'Sardar Udham' in a conversation with Shekhar Gupta at ThePrint's 'Off The Cuff'.

If you don’t have core beliefs, you shouldn’t be a citizen, let alone a journalist: Vir Sanghvi

Journalist-author Vir Sanghvi discusses his memoirs 'A Rude Life', post-1991 India, and Modi in conversation with ThePrint's Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta on Off The Cuff.

Savarkar wouldn’t have found a place in today’s politics: Historian Vikram Sampath

Speaking at 'Off The Cuff', historian and author Vikram Sampath says Savarkar had differences of opinion with the RSS and its second Sanghsarchalak, MS Golwalkar.

Working for the people, not interested in pandemic politics: Youth Congress chief Srinivas BV

Praised for helping people amid the Covid surge in Delhi-NCR, Srinivas says instructions for relief work came from Rahul Gandhi, asks Modi govt to listen to experts.

Rahul Gandhi does not know about BJP, he talks non-serious stuff, Nitin Gadkari says

Speaking at ThePrint's 'Off the Cuff', Union minister Nitin Gadkari said BJP is the same as it was in the past, it is running the way it should & won't change in future too.

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Opposition leaders protest outside Parliament | Representative image | ANI

Confused, aimless—why Opposition parties live up to Ronen Sen’s ‘headless chicken’ remark

From ‘compromising national security’ to 'playing havoc' with institutions, the Opposition continues to attack Modi while failing to reflect on own actions.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.


Women Army officers outside the Supreme Court in New Delhi on 17 February 2020 ( representational image) | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

First batch of 19 women cadets join NDA, set to begin training this week

The cadets will train for three years at NDA, Khadakwasla for the 148th course. The Supreme Court last year paved the way for women to take the NDA test for the first time.

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.