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Mumbai Crime

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Crime stories from the Indian Sub-Continent. A curated series of audio fiction podcasts from award-winning creators Ayeesha Menon, Nadir Khan and John Scott Dryden recorded in Mumbai, India. Each season is released in one drop and all episodes are ad-free. Season 1 is the Sony Award-winning ten-part thriller, "Q&A" starring Anand Tiwari based on the best-selling novel by Vikas Swarup. Mumbai Crime is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX.

© 2022 Mumbai Crime

Crime stories from the Indian Sub-Continent. A curated series of audio fiction podcasts from award-winning creators Ayeesha Menon, Nadir Khan and John Scott Dryden recorded in Mumbai, India. Each season is released in one drop and all episodes are ad-free. Season 1 is the Sony Award-winning ten-part thriller, "Q&A" starring Anand Tiwari based on the best-selling novel by Vikas Swarup. Mumbai Crime is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX.

© 2022 Mumbai Crime
22hr 24min
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Not all murders are equal
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Alia Khan returns in this third series of Undercover City. This time, she must go undercover to infiltrate one of India's Wealthiest Families.
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Alia Khan returns in this third series of Undercover City. This time, she must go undercover to infiltrate one of India's Wealthiest Families.
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Alia Khan returns in this third series of Undercover City. This time, she must go undercover to infiltrate one of India's Wealthiest Families.
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Alia Khan returns in this third series of Undercover City. This time, she must go undercover to infiltrate one of India's Wealthiest Families.
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Alia Khan returns in this third series of Undercover City. This time, she must go undercover to infiltrate one of India's Wealthiest Families.
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Alia Khan returns in this third series of Undercover City. This time, she must go undercover to infiltrate one of India's Wealthiest Families.
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Dramatisation of Rohinton Mistry's acclaimed novel about India's underclass. In this final episode, vengeance, justice and balance.
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Dramatisation of Rohinton Mistry's acclaimed novel about India's underclass. In this episode, a retribution, an obsession and a secret revealed.
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Dramatisation of Rohinton Mistry's acclaimed novel about India's underclass. In this episode, an unwelcome occupation, a new apprentice and a visit from the master of beggars.
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Dramatisation of Rohinton Mistry's acclaimed novel about India's underclass. In this episode, a master plan, kinship and a wrecking ball.
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Dramatisation of Rohinton Mistry's acclaimed novel about India's underclass. In this episode, a tragedy, a rebellion and a getaway.
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Dramatisation of Rohinton Mistry's acclaimed novel about India's underclass. In this episode, a father departs, a child rebels and brothers hide.
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Charles Dickens’ satire on the corrosive power of money, in this final episode, poison, redemption and an ending...
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Charles Dickens’ satire on the corrosive power of money, in this episode, embezzlement, romance and a prodigal son.
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Charles Dickens’ satire on the corrosive power of money, in this episode, a broken heart, a benefactor and a mysterious visitor..
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Charles Dickens’ satire on the corrosive power of money, in this episode, a father's wroth, an illicit deal and a proposal.
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Charles Dickens’ satire on the corrosive power of money, in this episode, an opportunity, a break in, and a patricide.
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Charles Dickens’ satire on the corrosive power of money - in this episode, jealous relatives, an orphan in love, and a will in tatters.
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The final instalment of our ten part series Six suspects. In this episode, a scapegoat, a suicide and a confession.
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Episode 9 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, an unexpected gift, a spectre and a possession?
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Episode 8 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, a trip to the embassy, mistaken identity and a hostage.
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Episode 7 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, a threat, an indecent proposal and another gun.
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Episode 6 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, a phone call, a confession and a gun.
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Episode 5 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, an unruly child, a stolen artefact and a home invasion.
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Episode 4 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, a politician, a cover up and a car crash.
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Episode 3 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, a tourist, a private detective and a long con gone wrong.
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Episode 2 of our 10 part series Six Suspects. In this episode, stardom, a devoted fan and a terrible secret.
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All deaths are not equal. There’s a caste system – even in murder....
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A man with no memory teams up with a street child to piece together fragments of his life.
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Part two of our two part special: The Chosen one.
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A young woman, Prithi, attempts to join a secretive religious commune and tries to win the trust of the groups’ leader the charismatic motorbike-loving Ravi Baba.
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Circling on the killer's motive and MO, Alia and Ratna turn their attention to Faisal.
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Teaming up with rookie Inspector Ratna Shinde, it soon becomes clear that the murderer is trying to communicate something to Alia through the victims themselves.
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After a young girl is murdered on the rooftop of the hotel she is working in Alia can’t resist looking into it.
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This is the first episode of our second instalment of Undercover City. A series about a young female detective Alia Khan trying to do her job and find justice in a male dominated police force.
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Sapna must revisit her past to make sense of her present. But nothing can prepare her what she finds there.
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In jail for murder, Sapna is trying to make sense of the past few months.  But there is hope in an unexpected visit from someone she has helped in the past.
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Having passed six of the “life tests”, Sapna is within reach of changing her life forever – but not in the way she had anticipated.
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Increasing rent prices send Sapna’s elderly neighbour, Nirmila Ben on a crusade against corruption.  But when no one notices her protest and her frail health begins to fail, Sapna must find a way to save her.
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When Sapna’s sister, Neha enters India’s top musical talent show “Pop Star No 1”, she attracts the attention of blind music producer, Raoji.
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A van appears in Sapna’s neighbourhood, luring children away with sweets, to work in factories. Sapna intervenes.
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Bollywood actress Priya Capoor arrives at the showroom to promote a new range of TV’s. But when her diamond ring goes missing, the suspicion falls on Sapna.
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Sent to a village outside Delhi to install electrical appliances, TV sales assistant, Sapna Sinha, discovers a wedding about to take place – and that the young bride is being married against her will. 
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As Sapna struggles to support her widowed mother and sister, she decides to go ahead and sign a contract which will subject her to a series of “life tests”.
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Sales assistant, Sapna Sinha, is offered a chance to change her life. All she has to do is pass seven tests. 
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Sarah Larsen, a yoga instructor, and her friend Charlie Brill went in search of Ong’s Hat, a fabled gateway to another dimension. Now Sarah is missing. A new mystery from the makers of The Polybius Conspiracy and Passenger List
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The price of doing the right thing
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Her father's death revealed
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The hospital for unwanted wives
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On the trail of a child prostitution ring
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Missing person, strange smelling kababs
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Detective series set on the streets of Mumbai
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Revenge is just a question away
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The street kid and the prostitute
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The absent mother
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The tragic end of Bollywood's "Tragedy Queen"
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Love and death on the Agra to Mumbai Express
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The crime boss and the beggar master
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International espionage
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School for child beggars
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The man who discovered a star
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Abandoned baby to TV celebrity
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Introducing an immersive ten-part thriller, recorded on the streets of India
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We're going on a journey. Will you come too?

2.5 Undercover City "A Five-Star Death"

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December 19, 202214min 7sec

A dead glamour model in a five-star hotel leads Police inspector Alia Khan on the trail of Bollywood’s leading heart-throb.

Undercover City is written by Ayeesha Menon and executive produced by John Scott Dryden and Nadir Khan. Sound design was by Steve Bond and music by Sacha Puttnam.

Cast: Inspector Alia Khan - Prerna Chawla, Nakul - Anand Tiwari, Inspector Desai - Rajit Kapur, Mrs Gomes - Radhika Mittal, Popo - Rohit Malkani, Alia’s father - Zafar Karachiwala, Vikram Naresh – Darius Shroff, Commissioner Kripalani - Jayant Kripalani. Other parts: Karan Pandit, Faezeh Jalali, Anahita Oberoi, Devika Shahani-Punjabi, Sohrab Ardeshir, Kenny Desai, Nadir Khan, Vivek Madan, Ayeesha Menon and Ankur Vikal.

Undercover City is a Goldhawk Production.