scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Thursday, October 28, 2021

3 Things

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.

share
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 1038 September 9, 2020

The Catch Up: 9 September

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express. 

Jumbo hospital in Pune
Episode 1037 September 9, 2020

Pune tops COVID-19 chart, why ED arrested Deepak Kochhar, Rhea Chakraborty arrested

In today’s episode, we’re looking at the spike in COVID-19 cases in Pune, why the husband of the former ICICI Bank CEO has been arrested, and the arrest of actor Rhea Chakraborty.

Episode 1036 September 8, 2020

The Catch Up: 8 September

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1035 September 8, 2020

Criticisms against Russian vaccine, COVID-19 and ‘Act of God’, Djokovic out of US Open

The criticisms against the Russian vaccine, what situations qualify as ‘Act of God’ (10:56), and why Djokovic was kicked out of the US Open (18:42).

Episode 1034 September 7, 2020

The Catch Up: 7 September

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express. 

India's Defence Minister Rajnath Singh
Episode 1033 September 7, 2020

India-China defence ministers meet, metro services resume, COVID-19 reinfection

In today’s episode we’re talking about a meeting between India and China’s defence ministers and what it means for the border standoff. We’re also talking about how the country's biggest metro network is restarting services...

Episode 1032 September 4, 2020

The Catch Up: 4 September

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1031 September 4, 2020

Telecom’s AGR crisis, what PUBG meant for esports in India, Assam gas well still burning

Why the Supreme Court judgment about the AGR crisis has come as a relief to the telecom sector, how the PUBG ban will impact India's fledging esports community (09:20), and why the Assam gas well...

Episode 1030 September 3, 2020

The Catch Up: 3 September

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Facebook logo
Episode 1029 September 3, 2020

Emails between BJP-Facebook, twist in Sushant Singh Rajput case, ban on PUBG and 117 apps

In today’s episode, we’re looking at what email exchanges between a BJP leader and Facebook executives in 2019 reveal. Then, we’re looking at a twist in the narrative in the Sushant Singh Rajput probe by...

Episode 1028 September 2, 2020

The Catch Up: 2 September

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1027 September 2, 2020

How GDP contracting 23.9% affects India, new India-China tensions, Pranab Mukherjee

What the government needs to do to boost the economy, the latest move by China to change the status quo along the LAC (13:48), and reflecting on the career of Pranab Mukherjee (23:12).

Episode 1026 September 1, 2020

The Catch Up: 1 September

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

A COVID-19 test
Episode 1025 September 1, 2020

Decoding COVID-19 reinfection, in limbo thanks to NRC, India’s GDP plunges

In today’s episode we’re looking at the impact of people getting reinfected by COVID-19. Then, we’re analysing how close to 19 lakh people are stuck as the NRC process stalled in Assam, and we’re finally...

Episode 1024 August 31, 2020

The Catch Up: 31 August

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1023 August 31, 2020

NEET and JEE exams controversy, NCRB’s data on prisons, order to parliamentary panels

The controversy around the NEET and JEE exams, what the latest NCRB data on prisons reveals (13:04), and concerns about the directive issued by the Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla to parliamentary committees (23:00).

Episode 1022 August 29, 2020

How COVID-19 lockdowns led to a rise in domestic violence against women

We speak to Anuradha Kapoor, the director of Swayam, about how the organization has been dealing with cases of domestic violence during this time and the extent to which this problem affects women.

Episode 1021 August 28, 2020

The Catch Up: 28 August

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Pulwama attack blast site
Episode 1020 August 28, 2020

Why Pulwama attack chargesheet matters, RBI on Indian economy, GST council meets

In today’s episode we’re looking at the importance of the NIA chargesheet in the 2019 Pulwama attack case, what the RBI has said about the Indian economy and the outcome of a GST council meeting.

Episode 1019 August 27, 2020

The Catch Up: 27 August

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1018 August 27, 2020

The beginning of politics in J&K, miscarriage due to COVID-19, Raigad building collapse

The significance of the joint statement made by the mainstream political parties in Kashmir, the first case of a miscarriage due to COVID-19 in India (17:00), and how the residential building in Maharashtra's Raigad district...

Episode 1017 August 26, 2020

The Catch Up: 26 August

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1016 August 26, 2020

Congress’s challenges, TCS asked to shell out $140 mn, Pulwama blast case chargesheet

In today’s episode we’re analysing the outcomes of a Congress party meeting, why a US court ordered TCS to pay a US firm $140 million and the NIA’s chargesheet in the 2019 Pulwama blast case.

Episode 1015 August 25, 2020

The Catch Up: 25 August

The headlines this evening, from The Indian Express.

Episode 1014 August 25, 2020

Dawood Ibrahim, Gujarat pushes homeopathy for COVID-19, Bloomsbury’s Delhi riots book

Behind Pakistan acknowledging Dawood Ibrahim’s presence in the country, how Gujarat is pushing homeopathy against COVID-19 (10:44), and behind Bloomsbury India’s controversial book on the Delhi riots (20:28).