Sunday, 23 January, 2022
TopicOff The Cuff

Topic: Off The Cuff

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.

Countries need to work out a way to deal with China’s rising power — US envoy Kenneth Juster

At ThePrint's Off The Cuff, Kenneth Juster says the geopolitical situation today, especially, is 'very different' from the Cold War era.

Best for India to vaccinate health staff first to beat Covid, health expert Devi Sridhar says

In ThePrint’s Off The Cuff, Devi Sridhar says vaccines are not the ‘the fairytale ending’ to this pandemic, but it’s only a part of the strategy to fight the virus.

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File photo of students protesting against the reservation in Bandra | Representational image | ANI Photo

Indian drawing room talk on ‘merit’ stands demolished by Supreme Court NEET ruling

Supreme Court's explanation on the constitutional validity of OBC quota in NEET rejects commonly held views of dominant castes who are blind to India's social realities.
A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin alongside US dollars | Photo: Dan Kitwood | Getty Images via Bloomberg

Joe Biden administration set to put itself at centre of US cryptocurrency policy

An executive order is being drafted which will soon set in place a govt strategy empowering US federal agencies to assess risks and opportunities posed by the digital assets.


German Navy chief Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schonbach | Twitter: @chiefdeunavy

China ‘not that nice country’, giving money to dictators & killers: German Navy chief in India

Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schonbach later issued a clarification, saying comments were his 'personal view' and not German defence ministry's, and expressing them was a 'mistake'.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.