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

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3 ThingsOur flagship daily news show, where hosts Shashank Bhargava and Snigdha Sharma talk to in-house experts about what is going on and why you need to care about it.
Episode 1211 January 12, 2021

The Catch Up: 12 January

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1210 January 12, 2021

Concerns over WhatsApp’s policy, India’s lithium quest, soldier returned

Decoding Whatsapp’s new privacy policy, why lithium imports are important to India (10:24), and India returns a Chinese soldier back (20:55).

Episode 1209 January 11, 2021

The Catch Up: 11 January

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

A protester in the US Capitol
Episode 1208 January 11, 2021

Decoding the impact of the insurrection at the US Capitol

In today’s episode, we’re looking at the impact of the violence witnessed at the US Capitol and what it says about the future of politics in the country.

Episode 1206 January 8, 2021

Why sugarcane farmers are protesting, bird flu worries, Covid cases fall

Why sugarcane farmers are protesting, how worried should we be about the bird flu outbreak (11:00), and how active COVID-19 cases are falling in cities (22:48).

Episode 1205 January 7, 2021

The Catch Up: 7 January

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express. 

An illuminated Central Vista on Republic Day in New Delhi
Episode 1204 January 7, 2021

Central Vista gets cleared, Virat Kohli’s investment, anti-conversion laws disputed

In today’s episode we’re looking at what the Supreme Court said while clearing the Central Vista project, Then, we’re looking at the questions raised by an investment by Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli. And...

Episode 1203 January 6, 2021

The Catch Up: 6 January

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1202 January 6, 2021

3 anti-conversion laws, excess VIP security, UK PM cancels visit

Understanding the difference between three anti-conversion laws, the problem of excessive VIP security personnel (16:02), and Boris Johnson cancels his India trip (23:30).

Episode 1201 January 5, 2021

The Catch Up: 5 January

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

A participant at the dry run for the COVID-19 vaccine at Civil Hospital in Ludhiana
Episode 1200 January 5, 2021

All you need to know about India approving two COVID-19 vaccines

In today’s episode, we’re looking at the authorisation granted for two COVID-19 vaccines in India.

Episode 1199 January 4, 2021

The Catch Up: 4 January

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1198 January 4, 2021

The aftermath of the three Hindu right wing rallies in MP

We talk about the aftermath of the three Hindu right wing rallies in Madhya Pradesh and the actions taken by police authorities that have drawn severe criticism from many.

Episode 1197 December 31, 2020

Express Investigation: What tracking 86 school board toppers revealed

The findings of the Indian Express’ investigation that tracked 86 national school board toppers.

Episode 1196 December 30, 2020

The Catch Up: 30 December

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar.
Episode 1195 December 30, 2020

BJP-JD(U) tensions, chargesheet in fake encounter case, Rajinikanth’s political no-show

In today’s episode, we’re looking at strains in the JD(U)-BJP alliance, a fake encounter case in Kashmir and Rajinikanth’s announcement on exiting politics.

Episode 1194 December 29, 2020

The Catch Up: 29 December

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1193 December 29, 2020

Why the ongoing farmer protests go beyond just the new laws

Understanding what is driving the ongoing farmer protests, why they are also about the larger state of affairs in Punjab, and what they could mean for the future of politics in the state.

Episode 1192 December 28, 2020

The Catch Up: 28 December

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1191 December 28, 2020

Decoding the political crisis in Nepal, PM Modi’s speech

In today’s episode, we’re looking at the political crisis in Nepal and highlights from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s radio address.

Episode 1190 December 25, 2020

What the DDC poll results mean for the people of J&K

Decoding what the DDC poll results, what they mean for the people in the region, and what they signal about the future of politics in J&K.

Episode 1189 December 24, 2020

The Catch Up: 24 December

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1188 December 24, 2020

Can Rajinikanth-Kamal Haasan ally, seizing Farooq Abdullah’s house, PM at farmer event

In today’s episode, we’re looking at the possibility of two of Tamil cinema’s biggest stars allying for the elections, the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association probe, and an upcoming event with farmers.

Episode 1187 December 23, 2020

The Catch Up: 23 December

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1186 December 23, 2020

What you should know about the UK variant of coronavirus

Virologist Dr Shahid Jameel talks to us about the new coronavirus variant and the concerns around it.