A change of guard is taking place at the WHO Executive Board. India is the next Chairman of the body. India has an opportunity to show its credentials as a global power by taking charge of the WHO response. Will India take up the opportunity offered? Cover Pic: Business Standard
This piece by Kally on her blog Middle Me is a well thought out piece on how to minimise the impact of economic downturn for the vulnerable classes.
The food habits of China have been under the lens since the pandemic broke out. This is my take on how China has been the source of pandemics in the recent past. The wet markets and food habits paint a clearer picture of the how and why of the situation. Cover Pic Source: North East Now
Greta Thunberg, climate activist, in the last week gave an emotional speech 'How Dare You' pressurising world leaders and governments to do more against climate change. She has inspired students around the world to get their voice about their futures heard. But her message to PM Modi I felt was without knowledge of developments in India. This is my view on India's position and turning the question back on her. (Please do check out the tweet).
T-40. The Chandrayaan 2 is about to catapult ISRO and India into history. As soon as it touches down on the surface of the moon, Chandrayaan 2 touching down on the Southern pole of the moon would take the world into uncharted territory.
Urban India has always shaped the political thought of India. They have been at forefront leading the charge changing the course of the country. Yet curiously enough, their participation in the electoral process in apathetic. Why so?
India starts to vote from tomorrow. In the next one month we will not just be shaping our future, we will decide the country's as well. So go out and vote!
Students believe that the governments are not doing enough to combat climate change. In a bid to protect their future and make their voice heard, they have taken to the streets. Will it bring a change?
A tribute to passengers on the Ethiopian Flight who lost their lives traveling on the Boeing 737 Max.