Mann ki Baat ( Episode 19)

My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Today is the 27th of December. Just four days later, 2021 is about to usher in. In a way, today’s Mann Ki Baat is the concluding Mann Ki Baat of 2020. The next Mann Ki B...

Mann ki Baat ( Episode 18)

My dear countrymen, Namaskar! I want to share a good news with you all at the beginning of Mann ki Baat today. Every Indian will be proud to know that a very old idol of Devi Annapurna is returning t...

Mann Ki Baat 25.10.2020

My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Today is the festival of Vijaydashami, that is Dussehra. On this auspicious occasion, heartiest greetings to all of you. The festival of Dussehra is one of the triumph o...

Mann Ki Baat 27.09.2020

My dear countrymen, Namaskar. During this ongoing period of Corona, the whole world is going through numerous phases of transformation. Today, when the two yard social distancing has become imperativ...

Mann Ki Baat 30 August 2020

My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Generally, this period is full of festivals; fairs are held at various places; it’s the time for religious ceremonies too. During these times of Corona crises, on the on...

Mann Ki Baat 26.07.2020

My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Today, is the 26th of July, a very special day…It is Kargil Vijay Diwas. It was on this very day 21 years ago, our Army unfurled the flag of victory in the battle of Kar...

Amish Tripathi

Amish is a diplomat, author and columnist. He has taken over as the Director of The Nehru Centre in London in October 2019.  Amish has been listed among the 50 most powerful Indians by India Today ma...

Mann Ki Baat 28.06.2020

My dear countrymen, Namaskar! Mann Ki Baat has now attained the halfway mark in its journey for the year 2020. During this period, we touched upon a multitude of subjects. Naturally, much of our conv...

Mann Ki Baat 31.05.2020

My dear countrymen, Namaskar! Our Mann ki Baat too has not remained untouched by the effect of Corona. The  last time I spoke to you through ‘Mann Ki Baat’ , passenger train services, busses an...

Silent Screams

On the occasion of World Elephant Day we appeal not to use these majestic creatures for personal pleasures. Choking to screams with trunks raised…… yet not a sound! Silent screams of tame...