Shubhendu Deshmukh

World Milk Day: How the White Revolution brought 'Anand' to Indian farmers

In 2018, India's milk output contributed to 19 per cent of the total world production surpassing that of the US, China, Pakistan, Brazil and all of Europe.

06 Jun 2019

TNIE Podcasts | Jaish chief Masood Azhar named global terrorist but at what cost?

Was it PM Modi's international diplomacy which helped India? Or was it the US pressure in the international arena that worked? And if so, what was the deal India struck with the US?

08 May 2019

TNIE Podcasts: How the menace of fake news is impacting medical treatment

As more and more people are moving towards alternative medicines, fake news and misinformation on medical treatment have the potential to do life-threatening harm.

22 Apr 2019

TNIE Podcasts: Decoding fake news during the 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Pratik Sinha, the founder of the fact-checking website, is a software engineer who has been exposing fake news from 2017

13 Apr 2019

TNIE Podcast: Is China using Masood Azhar as a bargaining chip to get India to do its bidding?

Pakistan has repeatedly denied it's land is being used for terrorism, while China has continuously blocked India's move to list Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azahar as a global terrorist.

24 Mar 2019

BJP-affiliated pages use journalist's picture to promote Centre's Swachh Bharat programme on Instagram

IndiaSpend reporter Swagata Yadavar who reported on the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was shocked to see her photo being used by an Instagram handle named 'phir.ek.baar.modi.sarkar' for propaganda purposes.

11 Mar 2019

2018: When the internet cost people their privacy and even their lives 

A round-up of this year's some of the biggest data breaches and misinformation sources that questioned an individual's privacy and even at times threatened human life. 

06 Jan 2019

2.8 feet rise in sea level by 2100 could cost TN, AP, Kerala vast stretches of land

Citing studies by the Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services, the minister said the sea level rise is likely to threaten several river deltas including that of the Cauvery

22 Dec 2018

TNIE podcasts: Agrarian distress in Telangana

We dug deep into the problems of Telangana farmers and what the state has done for them.

07 Dec 2018

#MeToo: How gaslighting is used to fool victims

During the ongoing #MeToo saga, a phenomenon termed ‘gaslighting’ has come into emergence.

16 Oct 2018

10-year-old Visakhapatnam girl is conquering peaks around the globe, one after the other

Kamya Karthikeyan is on a mission to the ‘seven-summits’- the highest peak on every continent and ski on North and South Poles.

03 Oct 2018

Ban on outside food at multiplexes 'invalid': Lawyers group

Thanks to the exorbitant rates of the snacks sold inside coupled with a self-proclaimed ban on outside food, watching a film these days ends up burning a large hole in our pockets.

03 Sep 2018

From Pavilion to PMO: The political journey of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan

The then captain of Pakistan team is now set to lead almost 20 million people of the Islamic republic.

20 Aug 2018

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan: Exceptional actors who forayed into Tamil Nadu's politics

Kaala is a little different for Rajinikanth, as he's now not only a well-known cine star, but also a celebrated figure whose entry into politics has not been a smooth sail.

27 Jun 2018