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Friday, May 29, 2020

3 Things

Our flagship daily news show, where hosts Shashank Bhargava and Arun George talk to in-house experts about what is going on and why you need to care about it

3 ThingsOur flagship daily news show, where hosts Shashank Bhargava and Arun George talk to in-house experts about what is going on and why you need to care about it
Episode 891 May 29, 2020

The Catch Up: 29 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 890 May 29, 2020

Desert locusts attack, deaths on Shramik special trains, why India stands by HCQ use

Why we need to worry about the current locusts attack in India, the problems passengers are facing in the Shramik special trains, and why India is still standing by the use of Hydroxychloroquine.

Episode 889 May 28, 2020

The Catch Up: 28 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express. 

Episode 888 May 28, 2020

The challenges for India’s police forces on the frontline against COVID-19

In this episode we look at how COVID-19 has affected police forces in the country, how they've enforced the lockdown and lessons learned for the future.

Episode 887 May 27, 2020

The Catch Up: 27 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 886 May 27, 2020

The cost of keeping schools shut in India during the lockdown

Why many European countries decided to reopen schools, lessons we can learn from West Africa about keeping schools shut, and why online classes may not be the best alternative.

Episode 885 May 26, 2020

The Catch Up: 26 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express

Episode 884 May 26, 2020

Why Gujarat is facing criticism for its handling of the COVID-19 pandemic

In this episode, we look at why the Gujarat government has been criticised for its handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and how Surat is dealing with the exodus of workers.

Episode 883 May 25, 2020

The Catch Up: 25 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 882 May 25, 2020

Cyclone Amphan batters West Bengal, confusion over flights, low COVID-19 test centres

Looking at the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan in West Bengal, clearing the confusion about domestic flights, and discussing the lack of testing facilities in districts recording new cases.

Episode 881 May 22, 2020

The Catch Up: 22 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express

Episode 880 May 22, 2020

Delhi COVID-19 count, domestic airlines to take off, cyclone Amphan kills 72

In this episode we look at issues that cropped up in Delhi's handling of the Covid-19 pandemic, what to expect as domestic flights take off again, and the damage cyclone Amphan caused in West Bengal.

Episode 879 May 21, 2020

The Catch Up: 21 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express

Episode 878 May 21, 2020

How long before a COVID-19 vaccine, Railways to start more trains, pandemic clears jails

When can a vaccine against COVID-19 realistically be made, how the Indian Railways will be running more trains, and why Maharashtra is releasing half its state prisoners.

Episode 877 May 20, 2020

The Catch Up: 20 May

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 876 May 20, 2020

India’s COVID-19 numbers explained, Mumbai’s hospital bed shortage, cyclone Amphan

In this episode, we decode the numbers that explain the spread of COVID-19, look at why Mumbai has a shortage of beds for those affected by the pandemic and track cyclone Amphan.

Episode 875 May 19, 2020

The Catch Up: 19 May

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 874 May 19, 2020

What the Atmanirbhar Bharat economic package does, and what it fails to do

In this episode, we unpack the Atmanirbhar Bharat economic package. We look at its highlights, understand how the measures are going to help and discuss why it is being criticised.

Episode 873 May 18, 2020

The Catch Up: 18 May

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 872 May 18, 2020

Migrants and fatal road accidents in UP, Delhi’s restricted borders, new lockdown norms

In this episode we look at fatal road accidents involving migrant workers, how effective barriers along Delhi's borders have been in slowing the spread of Covid-19 and new norms for the lockdown till May 31.