The Quint - Story Reads

The Quint - Story Reads

Not your conventional podcasts, but a straight text-to-audio readout of The Quint's text stories – news, opinion, satire and more.
Can Rajasthan Congress Fix Its Quota Crisis Ahead of Rahul Gandhi's Bharat Jodo?

Can Rajasthan Congress Fix Its Quota Crisis Ahead of Rahul Gandhi's Bharat Jodo?

As the tussle between Chief Minister  Ashok Gehlot  and his former Deputy CM  Sachin Pilot  rages on,...

Why Did The BCCI Decide to Change The Selection Committee?
The Quint - Story ReadsNovember 24, 202200:17:1315.79 MB

Why Did The BCCI Decide to Change The Selection Committee?

In this episode, The Quint's Dhananjay is in conversation with Hindi commentator Sushil Doshi about t...

The Quint's Conversation With Balrampur ASP on Durga Puja Procession Violence
The Quint - Story ReadsOctober 10, 2019
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The Quint's Conversation With Balrampur ASP on Durga Puja Procession Violence

The Quint got in touch with the Additional SP of Balrampur Police who denied saying that the attack w...

Miley Cyrus to Justin Bieber, the Grim Reality of Young Stardom
The Quint - Story ReadsSeptember 05, 2019
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Miley Cyrus to Justin Bieber, the Grim Reality of Young Stardom

Celebs who started out young and how that affected them.

‘Press Council’s Letter Is Undemocratic, Unconstitutional’: N Ram
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 26, 2019
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‘Press Council’s Letter Is Undemocratic, Unconstitutional’: N Ram

This is a conversation between The Quint's Opinions Editor, Nishtha Gautam, and N Ram, The Hindu Publ...

Aadhaar-Social Media Linking: Supreme Court to Hear Facebook’s Case Transfer Plea
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 20, 2019
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Aadhaar-Social Media Linking: Supreme Court to Hear Facebook’s Case Transfer Plea

The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, 20 August, agreed to hear Facebook's transfer petition on September 13...

Jaoon Kahan Bata Ae Dil is a Disturbing Take on Caustic Relationship
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 19, 2019
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Jaoon Kahan Bata Ae Dil is a Disturbing Take on Caustic Relationship

Jaoon Kahan Bata Ae Dil is directed by Aadish Keluskar and stars Khushboo Upadhyay and Rohit Kokate.

Mission Mangal wastes five successful female actors
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 19, 2019
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Mission Mangal wastes five successful female actors

Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Kirti Kulhari and Nithya Menen – it’s very difficult to w...

Behind Kashmir Crackdown Lies A Massive Data-Gathering Exercise
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 16, 2019
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Behind Kashmir Crackdown Lies A Massive Data-Gathering Exercise

The Narendra Modi government’s announcement of the scrapping of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status wa...

‘Sacred Games 2’: Crisp Performances but Plot Lacks Momentum
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 16, 2019
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‘Sacred Games 2’: Crisp Performances but Plot Lacks Momentum

Full review of the second season of Sacred Games.

Review: ‘One Upon a Time in Hollywood’ is Tarantino’s Warmest Film in Ages, But Still Bites
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 14, 2019
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Review: ‘One Upon a Time in Hollywood’ is Tarantino’s Warmest Film in Ages, But Still Bites

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a laid back, warm-hearted and genuinely sad film that lacks the seet...

‘Sacred Games 2’: Gaitonde Spirals Downward as Mumbai Is Reborn
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 14, 2019
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‘Sacred Games 2’: Gaitonde Spirals Downward as Mumbai Is Reborn

A review of the first three episodes of Netflix's 'Sacred Games' season two.

Drought to Floods: Behind Karnataka’s Extreme Weather Conditions
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 13, 2019
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Drought to Floods: Behind Karnataka’s Extreme Weather Conditions

With several submerged districts receiving not excess, but deficit rains this time, what explains thi...

ISRO Hero Vikram Sarabhai, My Papa, Never Helped Me With Homework
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 13, 2019
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ISRO Hero Vikram Sarabhai, My Papa, Never Helped Me With Homework

Dr Vikram Sarabhai, who would have been 100 on 12 August, was not just the ‘father of ISRO’, as most ...

Man vs Wild Ep is One More Attempt to Build Modi’s ‘56-Inch’ Image
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 13, 2019
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Man vs Wild Ep is One More Attempt to Build Modi’s ‘56-Inch’ Image

Since 2014, there have been numerous additions to the Modi visual gallery. Man vs Wild is yet another...

Just Like Congress, Even Gandhis Can’t Let Go of the ‘Dynasty’
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 12, 2019
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Just Like Congress, Even Gandhis Can’t Let Go of the ‘Dynasty’

Finally, the old guard of the Congress has prevailed. Rahul Gandhi and his cheerleaders have been eff...

How ‘Special’ Did 370 Make Kashmir and Its People, After All?
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 12, 2019
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How ‘Special’ Did 370 Make Kashmir and Its People, After All?

Let me start with the deeply personal. I love my four- year old nephew more than anything or anyone o...

Kashmir Action Starts BJP’s Parliamentary March To ‘Core Agenda’
The Quint - Story ReadsAugust 12, 2019
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Kashmir Action Starts BJP’s Parliamentary March To ‘Core Agenda’

Now that the first step towards a uniform civil code has been taken with the passage of the Triple Ta...