Tuesday, Mar 21, 2023

Covid 19 Lockdown

A teenage girl taking a Covid-19 shot.

Explained: How Brains Of Teenagers Are 'Ageing' Earlier Due To Covid-19 Lockdown

Changes in brain structure occur naturally as we age. However, the new findings indicate that the neurological and mental health effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on adolescents may have been even worse. 

02 December 2022

Indigenous Food: The Not-So-Secret Ingredient For Sustainability

Sometimes, the way food gets positioned socially may have no relation to how science determines its nutritional value.

29 May 2022

China Manufacturing Weakens Further As Lockdowns Continue

The domestic Covid-19 outbreaks have impacted China's factory activities and market demand, said the bureau's statistician Zhao Qinghe.

30 April 2022

Street Vendors' Issue To Be Presented Before Delhi Police Chief: Hardeep Singh Puri

Speaking in the Rajya Sabha, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said that he will take up the issues of street vendors with the new Delhi Police Commissioner.

01 August 2022

Missing Children Have Risen In Pandemic Despite Lockdown, NGOs Call For Increased Vigilance

Increased poverty because of Covid-19 is a big reason for children to go missing or become victims of trafficking, said an expert.

28 May 2022

Shanghai Covid-19 Outbreak

Shanghai: 3 Officials Sacked Over Poor Response To Covid-19 Outbreak

Shanghai announced more than 21,000 new local cases on Friday, of which only 824 had symptoms. Total cases in the outbreak that began last month in Shanghai have soared past the 100,000 mark

08 April 2022

Manish Sisodia Accuses Assam CM Sarma Of Corruption In PPE Supplies, Sarma Threatens With Defamation Case

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma also accused Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia of not cooperating during the Covid-19 pandemic.

04 June 2022


What lockdown means in the remote Spiti Valley of Himachal Pradesh

Why ‘Lockdown’ Is Not A New Word In Spiti

The Spiti Valley is used to issuing 'self-imposed' lockdowns in the winter, which is why locals didn't flinch at the nationwide pandemic lockdown and in fact banned tourist entry to prevent spread.

27 March 2022

24 March 2022
Book Excerpt: India’s Unlearnt Lessons From The Great Shutdown 

Book Excerpt: India’s Unlearnt Lessons From The Great Shutdown 

The second wave of 2021 showed that India had wasted its lockdown period and the hardships that came with it, because it was no better prepared, or prepared to...