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Jul 13, 2022

Trust in news decreasing globally and India is one of the exceptions says Reuters Digital

The Reuters Digital Report 2022 which surveyed 46 countries around the world to find out what is the state of news consumption today. It has several interesting findings. For example: Trust in news has decrease...

19 mins

Jul 06, 2022

Talking Right - How well did India communicate about COVID-19?

The episode, part of a mini-series sets context about why it is important to communicate well during a pandemic like COVID-19 and features discussions between Suno India editor-in-chief DVL Padma Priya and Prof...

37 mins

Jun 30, 2022

In our opinion - What marital rape judgement means to women

In May 2022, the Delhi High Court delivered a verdict on several petitions seeking to remove the marital rape exception in the rape law. Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code excludes sexual intercourse between...

58 mins

Jun 20, 2022

How to curb hate speech while protecting the right to free speech

In light of cases against Nupur Sharma for her comments about Prophet Mohammed on Times Now and against Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair for his comments about Hindu seers, we look at how to define the right...

41 mins

Jun 14, 2022

Supreme Court order on sex workers’ rights – what it means

On May 19, the Supreme Court passed an order observing that sex workers have the right to live with dignity under Article 21 of the Constitution. They came up with several directives to ensure that sex workers...

38 mins

May 31, 2022

Sex Ed Influencers: A growing community of Indians talking about sex online

In this episode of The Suno India Show, host Suryatapa Mukherjee speaks to Karishma and Leeza behind the Instagram handles @talkyounevergot and @leezamangaldas. Karishma has almost 50,000 followers and Leeza ha...

46 mins

May 31, 2022

The aftermath of a riot and bulldozers in Delhi's Jahangirpuri

Suno India’s Menaka Rao visits Jahangirpuri area where riots broke out and demolition drive took place last month. On May 16, a procession was taken out on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti which resulted in ston...

29 mins

May 20, 2022

Indian students from Ukraine: Dealing with trauma of the war with their future on hold

It has been almost two months since medical students flew home to India from the war in Ukraine. While they deal with the trauma of their war experiences, students say the struggle is far from over. According t...

32 mins

May 17, 2022

Why Dalits, Adivasis and muslims have a shorter life as compared to upper caste Hindus?

Does our social identity, be it caste, religion, or tribe, affect how long we live? Two papers show that Dalits, Adivasi and Muslims have a disadvantage when it comes to life expectancy as compared to the highe...

29 mins

May 13, 2022

How the merger of national film bodies under a for-profit corporation will impact our culture

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is merging the Films Division (FD) the National Film Archives of India (NFAI), the Children’s Film Society of India (CFSI), and the Directorate of Film Festivals (DF...

41 mins