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The Nobel Pursuit of Science

Professor Gautam Menon talks to host Pavan Srinath about the Nobel Prize, what they mean for scientists, and how they shape science. In episode 155 of The Pragati Podcast, Gautam and Pavan discuss the outsized role that the Nobel Prize plays in being an aspirational goal for young scientists, how...


ಎಸ್.ಪಿ.ಬಿ.: ಎದೆ ತುಂಬಿದ ಹಾಡುಗಳು. The Life and Legacy of SP Balasubrahmanyam.

Deepa Ganesh celebrates the life, the music, and the legacy of SP Balasubrahmanyam on Episode 83 of The Thale-Harate kannada Podcast. ಎಸ್. ಪಿ. ಬಾಲಸುಬ್ರಹ್ಮಣ್ಯಂ ರವರ ಬಗ್ಗೆ ಕೇಳದಿರುವವರು ಯಾರಿರುವರು. ಸಿನೆಮಾ ಸಂಗೀತ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರದಲ್ಲಿ ಶಾಶ್ವತವಾಗಿ ತಮ್ಮ ಹೆಸರು ಉಳಿಯುವಂತಹ ಸಾಧನೆ ಮಾಡಿರುವ ದಿಗ್ಗಜರು. ಹಿನ್ನೆಲೆ ಗಾಯಕರಾಗಿಯಷ್ಟೇ ಅಲ್ಲದೆ ಹಲವು ರೀತಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಕ್ರಿಯಾತ್ಮಕವಾಗಿ ಸಕ್ರಿಯವಾಗಿ ತೊಡಗಿಸಿಕೊಂಡಿದ್ದರು. ಕೆಲವು ದಿನಗಳ ಹಿಂದೆ ಅವರು ನಮ್ಮನ್ನು...

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The Role of an RBI Deputy Governor

Economist Viral Acharya talks to host Pavan Srinath about his tenure as the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, on Episode 154 of The Pragati Podcast. This is the second of two episodes on The Pragati Podcast with Viral Archarya. He recently published his book, The Quest for Financial Stability in India. The book can be purchased at SAGE’s BIG Book Festival Sale. On Episode...

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Ep. 75: भारत में बैंकिंग: हुंडी से सरकारीकरण तक

What’s the history of banking in India? Do bank deposits lead to bank loans or is it the other way around? Why did coastal Karnataka spring up so many private banks? In this episode, Amol Agrawal (@mostlyeconomics), Assistant Professor at Amrut Mody School of Management, Ahmedabad University, gives us a tour de force of the history of banking in India. Amol also runs Mostly Economics, one of...

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Fixing Indian Banking’s NPA Problem

Listen to Former RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya talk to host Pavan Srinath on understanding and fixing India’s persistent bank NPA crisis, on Episode 153 of The Pragati Podcast. This is the first of two episodes on The Pragati Podcast where Viral Archarya talks about his new book, The Quest for Financial Stability in India. The book can be purchased at SAGE’s BIG Book Festival Sale...

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ಸ್ತನ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರನ್ನು ನಿಲ್ಲಿಸೋಣ! We Can Fight Breast Cancer.

Geetha Manjunath is on Episode 82 of the Thale-Harate Kannada Podcast to share how Breast Cancer can be safely managed in 2020 with early detection and regular screenings. #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth ಅಕ್ಟೋಬರ್ ತಿಂಗಳನ್ನು ಸ್ತನ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರ್ ಬಗ್ಗೆ ಅರಿವು ಮೂಡಿಸುವ ತಿಂಗಳೆಂದು ಜಾಗತಿಕವಾಗಿ ಆಚರಿಸಲಾಗುತ್ತದೆ. ಗೀತಾ ಮಂಜುನಾಥ್ ರವರು ಪವನ್ ಶ್ರೀನಾಥ್ ರವರ ಜೊತೆ ಸ್ತನ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರ್ ಮೂಡಿರುವ ಬಗ್ಗೆ ಬೇಗನೆ ತಿಳಿದರೆ, ಈಗಿರುವ ವೈದ್ಯಕೀಯ...

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