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Thursday, January 23, 2020

3 Things

Our flagship daily news show, where hosts Neha Mathews and Shashank Bhargava 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 Neha Mathews and Shashank Bhargava talk to in-house experts about what is going on and why you need to care about it
Episode 596 November 6, 2019

Why India said no to RCEP, Azadi March against Imran Khan and Astrophysics

Why Indian said no to RCEP, why thousand are marching to get Imran Khan to resign and the largest lesson in astrophysics held in Kolkata.

Episode 595 November 5, 2019

The Catch Up: 5 November

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 594 November 5, 2019

Demystifying North India’s pollution crisis

Unpacking the factors contributing to the severe pollution event in North India, why farmers in Punjab are finding it hard to switch away from stubble burning, how exposure to these high pollution levels is affecting...

Episode 593 November 4, 2019

The Catch Up: 4 November

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 592 November 4, 2019

The WhatsApp Pegasus attack, its implications and the government’s response

In this episode, we look at the WhatsApp Pegasus attack case from the beginning, discuss the latest developments and their implications, and talk about the government's response to the matter.

Episode 590 November 1, 2019

The Catch Up: 1 November

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 589 November 1, 2019

How Indian human rights activists, lawyers were targeted for surveillance through Whatsapp

Detailing how Israeli spyware was used to carry out surveillance of human rights activists through Whatsapp and who was targeted, the government's response to the hack, and key changes in Ladakh and J&K now that...

Episode 588 October 31, 2019

Mumbai under water by 2050, Shakib Al Hasan and International Math Olympiad

Why a new study claims that Mumbai is at a risk of being wiped out by 2050, what does Shakib Al Hasan's ban by the ICC means for Bangladesh and the youngest Indian ever to...

Episode 587 October 30, 2019

The Catch Up: 30 October

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 586 October 30, 2019

European lawmakers in J&K, National Education Policy and militants attack CRPF

What we know about the European delegation and their visit to J&K, the changes that have been made to the draft of the National Education Policy and militants open firing at CRPF personnel.

Episode 585 October 29, 2019

The Catch Up: 29 October

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 584 October 29, 2019

Shiv Sena – BJP tussle, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, European MPs in J&K

Unpacking how the power play between the Shiv Sena and BJP is likely to play out in the coming days, how the death of the most wanted terrorist in the world Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi will...

Episode 583 October 28, 2019

The Catch Up: 28 October

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 582 October 28, 2019

Sourav Ganguly as BCCI president, unauthorized colonies and police’s waist sizes

The changes Ganguly will bring to Indian Cricket, how unauthorised colonies across the country might be regularised and why Bikaner police have to report their waist size.

Episode 581 October 25, 2019

The Catch Up: 25 October

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 580 October 25, 2019

What the Maharashtra, Haryana state election results indicate

On this episode of 3 Things, reporters dissect what the voting patterns across the two states signal, what role the JJP will play in Haryana and how the Shiv Sena's performance will give it more...

Episode 579 October 24, 2019

The Catch Up: 24 October

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 578 October 24, 2019

Assam’s two child limit, US Congress on Kashmir and BSNL-MTNL merger

The restrictions that come with Assam's two child limit, the highlights of the US Congressional hearing on Kashmir and what led to the merger of MTNL and BSNL.

Episode 577 October 23, 2019

The Catch Up: 23 October

The headlines this evening, from the Indian Express.

Episode 576 October 23, 2019

What does NCRB’s Crime Report 2017 tell us about crime in India?

23 Oct, 07:32 Unpacking crime trends that appear in the data, glaring omissions in the report, ow previous reports have been used to shape policies, why they do not paint a complete picture about the...