UK Snap Election

2024 • 39min • News • International


Published On: May 24, 2024 - United Kingdom's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has announced a snap general election set for July 4th, citing the need for a fresh mandate. Can Rishi Sunak emerge victorious? In this engaging discussion, we are joined by esteemed guests to analyze the upcoming UK general election. Ambassador YK Sinha, former Indian High Commissioner to the UK, and Indrani Bagchi, CEO of Ananta Aspen Centre, in-studio expert, R Sridharan provide valuable insights into the political landscape and Sunak's prospects. In a significant move, New Delhi has applied to the International Seabed Authority (ISA) to explore the seabed in the Indian Ocean. This development marks a crucial step in India's efforts to harness the vast resources and potential of the Indian Ocean. To delve deeper into the implications and significance of this application, we are joined by Cdr Arnab Das, Director of the Maritime Research Centre. The Nifty has surged to a historic high of 22,800, while the Sensex has seen a significant rise of 600 points, reflecting a pre-election rally that has propelled the stock market to a record market capitalisation. Join The News9 Plus Show for a deep dive into the market dynamics and the impact of political developments on investor sentiment. Our guests for this discussion are Amit Kumar Gupta, Founder of Fintrekk Capital, and our in-house expert, Suyash Maheshwari.