The Editor's Podcast

The Editor's Podcast Podcast

Summary:This is Mint's weekly news podcast, updated every Friday where Mint's editors pick their top stories of the week. The stories they choose are diverse, ranging from politics, economics, news and current affairs and includes everything from the state of the government and economy, to the drought situation in the country, how start ups are faring, the best of sporting action and movies that are hitting the headlines. Crisp and clear, analytical and lively, this podcast is a must for news buffs to catch what dominates the headlines at Mint every week.









Indian unicorns or career graveyards, GDP growth at 7%, Should Reliance Jio buy Paytm, Spectrum auction and what Emtech India is all about
This week Mint editor R. Sukumar discusses the GDP growth of 7%, have Indian unicorns become career graveyards,should Ambani's Reliance buy Paytm and also walks us through what Emtech India is all about. Join us on 9th – 10th March 2017 for two days of intelligent conversation as MIT Technology Review and Mint bring award winning editorial content to life. Get inspired and hear from those who are driving the next generation of technological breakthroughs as the world's most influential leaders and innovator...


Game of thrones in Tamil Nadu, UP Polls, RBI leaves rate cut unchanged and Virat Kohli hits historic double ton
Mint's executive editor Anil Padmanabhan discusses the top stories this week. The game of thrones between Paneerselvam and Sasikala in Tamil Nadu, UP elections, RBI's decision to leave the rate cut unchanged and the historic innings of Virat Kohli, who surpasses Don Bradman, Rahul Dravid by hitting double tins in four successive series. #RBI #AssemblyElections2017 #TamilNadu #India #ViratKohli #UttarPradesh #UPElections...

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The investment strategies of the venture capital’s Big Three, Interview with Cyrus Mistry, PayPal-Freecharge deal & more
This week Mint's Consulting Editor Sundeep Khanna discusses the investment strategies of the venture capital’s Big Three, our interview with Cyrus Mistry, the PayPal-Freecharge deal and more. #MintPodcast #CyrusMistry #RatanTata #Freecharge #PayPal #digitalwallet #fintech #demonetisation #india #demonetization #startup...

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Flipkart valuation markdowns and the SC direction on the national anthem dominate the headlines
This week Mint Editor R. Sukumar discusses the Flipkart valuation markdowns, the SC direction on the national anthem, where India is with demonetization and the war that has escalated between the Tatas and Cyrus Mistry. #MintPodcast #CyrusMistry #RatanTata #Flipkart #demonetisation #india #demonetization #NationalAnthem...

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Meet the new Mint, re-launched as a broadsheet
Mint has transcended the limits of the Berliner format it popularized in India and become a broadsheet from today, albeit one with the navigational aids, wraps, long-form narratives, and data stories that in many ways define what a newspaper should be in the digital era. #mintmore #MINT...

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Reliance Jio launch, June quarter GDP numbers dominate the headlines
This week Mint Editor R. Sukumar discusses his top stories from Mint: Reliance Jio launch, the rise and fall of Rocket Internet, key takeaways from the June quarter GDP numbers, IT blues. #RelianceJio #RocketInternet #GDP #India #Livemint...

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The GST and Rio Olympics dominate the headlines this week
This week Mint executive editor Anil Padmanabhan looks at his top headlines including the passage of Goods and Services Tax bill, stepping down of Sunil Munjal, joint managing director of Hero MotoCorp Ltd and Rio Olympics. #GST #ArunJaitley #NarendraModi #RioPlympics #AnilPadmanabhan #SunilMunjal...

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Assault on Dalits and the economics of GST dominate the headlines this week
This week Mint Editor R. Sukumar looks at his top headlines including assault on Dalits and the economics of GST. #Bundelkhand #GST #Drought #monsoon #Flipkart #Amazon #FDI #TataMotors #Dalit #AttacksonDalits #India #Livemint...

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Baba Ramdev's Patanjali empire & an above-normal monsoon dominates the headlines
This week Mint editor R. Sukumar discusses how Baba Ramdev is using his popularity as a yoga guru to build a consumer products empire that’s up against global giants like Unilever and Colgate. Also, how India's GDP growth puts it in a sweet spot, along with the prediction of a bountiful monsoon. #Patanjali #babaramdev #India...

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Modi govt at 2 dominates the headlines this week
This week Mint editor R. Sukumar critically examines the Modi government's performance over the last two years. Also, the story of payments banks and why IITs are wary about hiring from start-ups? #TransformingIndia #Modi2...

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India's new bankruptcy law dominates the headlines
This week Mint Editor R. Sukumar looks at his top headlines including the new Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016 and the Reliance Jio launch. #BankruptcyBill #India #livemint #Zomato #IndianRailways #MintEditor #RelianceJio...

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Drought dominates the headlines
This week Mint editor R. Sukumar looks at his top headlines including developments in Indian pharma, a new bankruptcy law and the drought in Bundelkhand....


Exporting Water and other news
In the first of a new weekly series, Mint's R Sukumar picks out his favourite stories of the week and tells us why they matter. #MintPodcast #Livemint #TopStories #StoriesoftheWeek...

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