Globalise-Asian

Globalise-Asian

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Podcast showcasing Passions and Professions
III - EP 014: Asifa Lahore - Britain’s First Muslim Drag Queen
May 25 • 35 min
LGBT is a term collectively used to describe individuals within our society based on their sexual preferences. Our guest today is Asifa Lahore, Asifa was born as a gay man who became Britain’s first Muslim Drag Queen and made a niche for himself in the…
III - EP 013: Rahul Aggarwal - Co-Founder of Travel The Unknown
May 19 • 33 min
What comes first to your mind when you think of a holiday? Sunny, breezy locales, sandy beaches, fun safaris, magical deserts..or more? Wouldn’t it be nice if you were to be taken on roads less travelled, paths unexplored and experience the warmth of…
III - EP 012: Kajal Mehta - Well-being Coach & Nutritionist
May 12 • 32 min
In today’s world, we are becoming conscious of our eating habits and constantly evolving and adapting to our appetizing needs. Our guest today is Kajal Mehta, she is a Wellbeing Coach and a Nutritionist. Today Kajal is the owner of a progressive business,…
III - EP 011: Wasim Ahmed - Pharmacist Entrepreneur
May 5 • 34 min
If you are one of those pharmacists who has always been interested in owning your own business then you would be interested to hear from our guest of the day, Wasim Ahmed. Wasim’s heritage is from Pakistan and like many Asian families who immigrated to…
III - EP 010: Rehana Ameer - Councillor in City of London
Apr 27 • 31 min
The City of London is the financial capital of the world; with over 500 banks, Foreign exchanges, London Stock Exchange, Lloyds of London Insurance market and home to 100s of non-banking Financial institutions contributing almost 3% of The UK’s GDP. Our…
III - EP 009: Manjeet Hirani - Non-Fiction Writer & Commercial Pilot
Apr 20 • 31 min
Manjeet Hirani is a serving Senior Commander Pilot with Air India. She is the better half of Rajkumar Hirani who is one of the most successful directors in the Indian Film Industry. Her latest stint with writing a non-fiction book called “How to be Human”…
III - EP 008: Vijay Goel - Corporate Lawyer
Apr 13 • 27 min
Our guest today is a very dynamic, influential and a man with ample humility. He is a partner in one of the biggest Indian law firm in the UK. His remit involves various Government, Corporate and philanthropic projects across UK India and African…
III - EP 007: Harvinder Paul & Nitin Tyagi - World Transformation Day
Apr 6 • 32 min
World transformation day is a collaborative initiative to bring meaningful change to the human race. In this episode, I caught up with Harinder Paul who is a co-founder of this movement along with Nitin Tyagi who is the founder of Golden Sunrise an…
III - EP 006: Kavita Teckchandani - Early Intervention Adviser
Mar 30 • 28 min
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is the name for a group of developmental disorders. People with ASD often have Ongoing social problems that include difficulty communicating and interacting with others. Our guest today is Kavita Teckchandani, she is an…
III - EP 005: Hannah Xu - Tax Accountant
Mar 24 • 29 min
Our guest today is Hannah Xu. She runs her own accountancy firm out of Moorgate in London. Her business model is catered to the niche population of Medical professionals. Her approach to entrepreneurship is very different to widely perceived shrewdness…
III - EP 004: Divya Kohli - Yogini (Yoga Instructor)
Mar 16 • 33 min
The existence of Yoga can be traced back to over 5,000 years ago. The early writings on yoga were transcribed on the palm leaves that were easily damaged, destroyed or lost. In spite the lack of written transcripts, Yoga has grown organically out of India…
III - EP 003: Vinay - Awareness on Child Sexual Abuse
Mar 9 • 28 min
MeToo is a social media campaign that was spread across Hollywood last year after sexual allegations by actresses against Harvey Weinstein. Soon after we heard about Kevin Spacey’s story of sexual misconduct on a minor. Sexual misconduct is a harsh…
III - EP 002: Dr Bhavjit Kaur - Aesthetic Doctor
Mar 2 • 30 min
Aesthetics explores the Perception and appreciation of beauty. We all want to look and feel about ourselves in a way that suits our surroundings. Sometimes that perception changes to obsession and even depression. Today we have Dr Bhavjit Kaur who…
III - EP 001: Karun Soni - Professional Artist
Feb 23 • 28 min
Hi Everyone and welcome to the inaugural episode of 2018. Our first guest is Karun Soni, he is both creative and pragmatic towards his style of art and brands his commissions as “Dotty Art”. He wears dual hats of a fulltime IT professional and a…
II - EP 014 : Pranita Salunke - Lifestyle Transformational Therapist
Dec 29, 2017 • 34 min
Our guest today is Pranita Salunke, she is a lifestyle transformational therapist whose motto is to create awareness and help individuals with chronic diseases like hypertension, high cholesterol, high blood pressure and help change their lifestyle habits…
II - EP 013 : Subodh Joshi & Sujay Sohani - Founders of SKVP
Dec 22, 2017 • 33 min
If you love Street food like Vada pav, dabeli, misal pav or pav bhaji then definitely you have been to Mumbai and if not then you don’t have to go to Mumbai for that anymore. It is very much available in Mumbai style here in London. And the guys who are…
II - EP 012 : Sauj Phagre - Bitcoin & Blockchain
Dec 15, 2017 • 33 min
The topic of discussion today is speculative trading of Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies that are making headlines across various media platforms. My guest today is a Technopreneur, Sauj Phagre who is a keen researcher on the trading of cryptocurrencies…
II - EP 011: Sina & Jay Patel - Organ Donation
Dec 8, 2017 • 33 min
At any one time around 7,000 people in the UK are waiting for an organ transplant, but due to a shortage of organs up to 1000 of these will die waiting. Almost 200 of these are under the age of 18. Our guests today are Sina and Jay Patel, who are an…
II - EP 010: Shivani Prabhune - Patisserie Chef
Dec 1, 2017 • 31 min
Our Guest today is Shivani Prabhune, who have managed to follow her passion and established her own specialised cake business called Gateaux Boutique which she operates from the kitchen of her home. We caught up with Shivani to understand a bit more about…
II - EP 009: Dhwanee Thakkar - Pediatric Hematologist Oncologist
Nov 24, 2017 • 31 min
Cancer is an unfortunate word we hear regularly these days. There are Charities, marathons, tv advertisements etc creating awareness of the disease. Our guest today is Dhwanee Thakkar who is a paediatric haematologist- oncologist i.e Dr specialising in…
II - EP 008: Taha Coburn-Kutay - Chairman (UKABC)
Nov 18, 2017 • 35 min
Our guest today is an Entrepreneur who has raised through the ranks of the corporate world, working in diverse sectors from Banking to Media to eventually now managing various business and initiatives across the UK, Asia and African corridor. An Enigmatic…
II - EP 007: Shuba Rao - Business Psychologist
Nov 11, 2017 • 29 min
Our societies mirror events that impact us at a given point in time and how developed and progressive we are perceived. This week’s episode touches upon the work and life of Shuba Rao. Shuba directs the Shift Collective, an organisation with a simple goal…
II - EP 006: Archana Dave - Secondary School Teacher
Nov 3, 2017 • 31 min
Education in our society has achieved a vital status. Some consider it essential, for some, it’s a status symbol, some can’t afford it and some simply don’t believe in the system. However, the core of this establishment is the “Teachers” who are committed…
II - EP 005: Deepak Mahajan - Flying Instructor
Oct 28, 2017 • 35 min
As they say “The engine is the heart of an aeroplane, but the pilot is its soul”. Today we are talking to one such Soul, Deepak Mahajan runs a private flying school called The London Airsports, providing lessons to all the flying enthusiasts who always…
II - EP 004: Karishma Kashyap - Corporate Social Responsibility
Oct 20, 2017 • 36 min
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has diverse definitions and practices around the world. But the crux of it is an attempt by a corporation to improve the society. Let’s understand a story of one such organisation and its workforce that is making big…
II - EP 003: Ina Chhabra - Historian
Oct 13, 2017 • 38 min
A vibrant city with strong political set up, attracting some of the most powerful empires and kingdoms from the 12th century onwards to democratic elected parties of modern age India. Dhilli, Dilli, Delhi and New Delhi, The Capital of India has evolved…
II - EP 002: Ravi Bhanot - Ayurveda/Chairperson for Diwali in London 2017
Oct 6, 2017 • 34 min
Diwali is a festival which is embraced by nationalities around the world. DIL’s popularity over the years have successfully showcased a cultural event in the heart of London. Backed by Mayor of London, it is the biggest Diwali festival celebrated outside…
II - EP 001: Scarlett Wilson - Bollywood Actress
Sep 29, 2017 • 38 min
Bollywood has evolved to be one of the most followed movie industries in the world. From anti-gravitational fighting scenes to time-travelling dance sequences to fantasy world of love and drama, we have accepted and followed this entertainment industry…
I - EP 014: Pooja Poddar - NHS Nursing
Jul 21, 2017 • 32 min
We’re joined this week by Pooja Poddar, a nursing professional with the NHS. In this episode, we discuss a very important topic that is more common than we think. IVF, a journey that several couples undergo is one that is not only challenging due to the…
I - EP 013: Preeti Deo - Food Blogger
Jul 15, 2017 • 31 min
Building on from the popularity of the good ‘ol Indian cuisine, regional Indian food is quickly making a mark within the culinary scene here. With numerous new age restaurants now offering authentic Bengali, southern Indian, Srilankan, and other local…
I - EP 012: Rahul Ithape - CEO & Founder of Nakshi.com
Jul 8, 2017 • 36 min
Discovering a trusted, genuine resource to purchase some affordable, handmade artwork or an antique item can be a real challenge, especially when living abroad wanting a piece of India in your homes. Rahul Ithape, via his unique venture, Nakshi Arts, is…
I - EP 011: Rohini Rathour - Life & Business Coach
Jun 30, 2017 • 31 min
Isn’t it nice if your profession leads to a light bulb moment, bright enough for you to fire up your own business? Well, that’s pretty much how Rohini, an ex-fund manager started her venture. Rohini, an Indian Institute of Management (IIM) alumna figured…
I - EP 010: Makinder Chahal - LGBT Activist
Jun 24, 2017 • 36 min
There is a voice, waiting to be heard all over the world. A voice that we contain the moment it grows louder. A voice that simply wants to rise, connect, and just be – like most of us. Imagine living in a place where we constantly have to watch what we do…
I - EP 009: John Farebrother - Aid Worker, Interpreter & Author
Jun 16, 2017 • 28 min
We live in times of serious, large-scale conflicts. War-torn nations with inevitable yet devastating outcomes - the displaced individuals, termed ‘refugees’ who can solely define the gravity of such horrid situations. In this special and topical episode,…
I - EP 008: Manju Malhi - Chef and Food Writer
Jun 10, 2017 • 39 min
Finally, we have a much-awaited episode on something we all love and talk about – FOOD! And who better to take us on a culinary spin than the very popular TV chef and food writer, Manju Malhi. Manju was one of the first few to experiment with Brit-Indi or…
I - EP 007: Namita Gokhale - Writer, Publisher, Festival Director
Jun 3, 2017 • 41 min
Our guest this week needs no introduction, not if you know about the widely acclaimed annual ‘Jaipur Literature Festival’ that draws over 5000 attendees from across the world! Namita Gokhale, festival director has also authored 14 books. We caught up with…
I - EP 006: Serena Hussain - Creative Content Producer & Strategist
May 27, 2017 • 30 min
Think about a complex dish with multiple layers of flavours, depth and a variety of ingredients. That’s Serena Hussain - a vibrant, talented individual and single parent with roots in Pakistan. A Creative Content Producer and Strategist by profession,…
I - EP 005: Ajay Chhettri - Army Personnel & Entrepreneur
May 19, 2017 • 31 min
Interesting, engaging stories are what we yearn for. We often find ourselves going to the cinema, theatres, or read captivating books and material as various characters and their lives not only invoke various human emotions that sometimes take even us by…
I - EP 004: Reshmi Purmar - Spiritual Counsellor
May 12, 2017 • 38 min
Reflection, meditation, realignment of the body, mind and soul are the need of the hour in today’s hectic, fast-paced lives. We all have our days where we want to just step back, unwind and let go of the mind clutter to reboot ourselves. Reshmi Purmar, an…
I - EP 003: Pratik Shelar - Founder, CEO - Indian Movie Friend
May 7, 2017 • 40 min
So here’s one for the movie buffs, i.e ALL of us! In this digital age, we need to keep pace with the changing world of accessible cinema. If you’re based outside India and wondered the best way to get access to regional Indian movies, i.e. Marathi, Tamil,…
I - EP 002: Smita Singh - Chairperson of Vaani
Apr 30, 2017 • 25 min
Writing, as they say, is the best form of expression and is equally fulfilling at the same. Smita Singh via the ‘Vaani’, meaning ‘voice’ Foundation, provides an incredible medium for women writers and authors to come forward and nurture this expression…
I - EP 001: Isha Sodhi - Fashion Blogger
Apr 23, 2017 • 29 min
Is fashion age-bound? Does it have to be expensive? Come find out what the very popular UK-based fashion blogger Isha Sodhi has to say in this very first podcast of GlobaliseAsian! Isha lets us into her life story, the constantly evolving South-East Asian…
Intro to Globalise-Asian
Apr 5, 2017 • 1 min
Gagan & Vatsala