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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 121 September 12, 2018

A twist in the Johnson & Johnson medical controversy

The Johnson & Johnson controversy, Raghuram Rajan's advice on avoiding bad loans and whether Pluto is a planet after all.

Episode 120 September 11, 2018

Are the Centre’s hands tied on rising fuel prices?

Why fuel prices are rising, how an SC ruling impacts the crackdown on drug cases in Punjab and whether the relief of Section 377 being partly scrapped can be extended to the Armed Forces.

Episode 119 September 10, 2018

Gutkha Scam: Why top officials and policemen’s homes are being raided

The Guthka scam in Tamil Nadu, why youngsters from regions in Western UP excel at shooting, reason for the Bharat Bandh today.

Episode 118 September 7, 2018

Why do our flyovers and bridges collapse?

The death toll in the collapse of the Majerhat bridge in Kolkata reaches three, Donald Trump accuses Google of suppressing stories and the Supreme Court of India decriminalises all forms of sex between consenting adults.

Episode 117 September 6, 2018

Why are farmers and workers from across India rallying together now?

Thousands of farmers and workers from across the country come together to rally in the capital, India looks to expands its investments in Myanmar and a new draft bill proposes fines and imprisonment for those...

Episode 116 September 5, 2018

Why the IB Ministry’s objection to the word Dalit makes no sense

The IB Ministry's order to the media to refrain from using the word 'Dalit' is not sitting well with the Dalit community, Justice Gogoi is set to be the next Chief Justice of India and...

Episode 115 September 4, 2018

Why is a village in Goa reviving agriculture after 30 years?

A village in Goa revives cultivation after thirty years, small businesses continue to struggle because of demonetisation and GST, Gujarat takes account of rise in atrocities against people from scheduled castes.

Episode 114 September 3, 2018

What is AFSPA and why does the army want to revise it?

More than 700 army personnel sign a petition to revise AFSPA, floods in Nagaland kill 12 people and displace over 5000 families and CBSE proposes to provide specific exemptions to differently-abled students.

Episode 113 August 31, 2018

Is India’s anti-terrorism law too harsh?

Evolution of terrorism acts in India, Gurcharan Das on why demonetization was a 'moral failure', an LGBTQ course at an Indian law firm.

Episode 112 August 30, 2018

The government disagrees about the Jio institute. Here’s why.

RTI reveals that the government internally disagreed about Jio institute, farmers in Maharashtra may soon need permission to grow banana and sugarcane and Whatsapp plans to train people across India on fake news.

Episode 111 August 29, 2018

Why are activists’ homes across the country being raided?

Pune police conducts raids at the homes of activists and writers across the country, India forms its first policy on 'drones' and all major parties barring the BJP push for a cap on election-related expenses.

Episode 110 August 28, 2018

What makes a “dangerous person”?

A city corporator was booked under the MPDA act, PV Sindhu made Indian badminton history and the Army's CoI has ordered disciplinary action against Major Gogoi.

Episode 109 August 27, 2018

Can breathing take a year off your life?

Air pollution reduces average human life by one year, the Secretary of the Ministry of Earth Sciences talks about the need for better flood-management and Noida residents protest the felling of 3000 trees.

Episode 108 August 24, 2018

Why has the Nagaland peace agreement been delayed for so long?

The Naga Agreement is yet to be finalised, India has a job creation problem and the men's kabaddi team failed to reach the Asian Games final for the first time.

Episode 107 August 23, 2018

Why only 23% of all rural income comes from agriculture

NABARD survey reveals that only about 23% of all rural income comes from agriculture, India refuses to accept foreign aids and Rahi Sarnobat becomes the first Indian woman shooter to win a gold at the...

Episode 106 August 22, 2018

What happens to factory workers who sustain work related injuries?

The lives of factory workers who have sustained injuries, patterns in the FIRs filed after encounter deaths in UP and finding frozen water on the moon.

Episode 105 August 20, 2018

Anti-Terrorism Squad arrests Ex-Shiv Sena leader

Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) arrests former Shiv Sena corporator Shrikant Pangarkar, the government has no fixed criterion for a 'national disaster' and over 1400 fishermen volunteer to rescue the stranded in Kerala.

Episode 104 August 20, 2018

Dispatch from the Kerala floods

Observations from a relief center in Kerala, rescue operations in the state, unrecorded achievements of the first all-women’s military regiment of the world

Episode 103 August 17, 2018

Gaganyan: How India will send a human into space

India prepares to send its first astronaut into space, former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away and Byculla Zoo in Mumbai witnesses the birth of India's first penguin.

Episode 102 August 16, 2018

Manipur fake encounters case continues

A timeline of the Manipur alleged fake encounters case, what the petitioners allege and highlights from PM Modi's Independence Day speech.

Episode 101 August 15, 2018

Why did the rupee fall to an all-time low?

The rupee falls to an all-time low, PM Narendra Modi announces the National Health Protection Scheme today and The Robin Hood Army aims to serve meals to one million people across the country.

Episode 100 August 14, 2018

100th episode special: A conversation with veteran journalist Coomi Kapoor

The 100th episode of 3 Things features a conversation with veteran journalist Coomi Kapoor about media freedom, shifting trends in news production and the lives of women journalists in newsrooms.

Episode 99 August 13, 2018

How and why did 2403 sanitation workers die?

2403 sanitation workers from Delhi have died before the age of retirement in the last five years, the Dhangar community schedules a state wide agitation in Maharashtra and writer VS Naipaul passes away.

Episode 98 August 10, 2018

Why is the southwest monsoon wreaking havoc in Kerala?

A resurgent southwest monsoon wreaks havoc in Kerala, domestics markets reach a lifetime high and the Delhi High Court decriminalizes begging.

Episode 97 August 9, 2018

Why are Muslim families fleeing a village in Uttar Pradesh?

Muslim families are fleeing a village in Uttar Pradesh, recommendations have been made to improve women's safety in Delhi and the deputy chairperson of the Rajya Sabha will be elected today.