“The world’s biggest lockdown has forced migrants to walk hundreds of miles home”, “Desperate migrant workers trapped in lockdown”, “The Pandemic Exposes India’s Apathy Toward Migrant Workers”, : these are some of the headlines of leading international newspapers exposing the suffering of migrants in India and lack of concern on the part of authorities. From... Continue Reading →
Migrants on foot VS Special flights for Elite
That image of mass exodus of migrant workers at Delhi's Anand Vihar Bus terminal is on everyone's mind. Amid complete lockdown, it came as a shocker for the law enforcement agencies who were looking helpless before this immense assembly of migrants trying to escape to their respective home towns. A result of a serious lacuna... Continue Reading →
As Tablighis nod for plasma donation, Hate mongers caught in a weird situation.
All the so called “secular” hindi news channels left no stone unturned to label the “Tablighis” as the Corona Virus spreaders. Many of them ran never ending TV debates accusing the tablighis for the increasing number of coronavirus cases specifically in Delhi. One newspaper even published a cartoon depicting the coronavirus as a terrorist in... Continue Reading →
Over 80% of Indian population could have SARS-CoV2 by September 2020: CDDEP
CDDEP ie the Centre for Disease, Dynamics and Economic Policy, a US based independent, multidisciplinary research firm in it’s report dated 20th April has said that India’s SARS-COV2 infection cases could rise upto 111 Crore by September this year even with “hard lockdown and continued social distancing”. Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center COVID-19 A... Continue Reading →
India’s thirst for the MSME revival package amid COVID-19.
The Indian growth story is significantly contributed by the MSME sector of India, stimulating entrepreneurship and the base for the largest employment opportunities. MSME sector also contributes to the Export sector. As per the information received from Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCIS) the Share of MSME related Products in total Export from... Continue Reading →
The Corona AfterShocks.
With the emergence of more new COVID19 cases on daily basis and lockdown procedures being followed among most of the nations, Global Economy is bound to take a hit. Though the world is trying it’s best to put a break on the speed with which SARS-CoV2 is spreading, the spike in number of deaths illustrate... Continue Reading →
What’s all the fuss about HydroxyChloroQuine?
Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheBleedingInk9 There has to be something about this drug HydroxyChloroQuine that is making arguably the most powerful person on the planet go ga-ga over it so as to the extent of threatening retaliation to it’s best friend India. Normally used to treat malaria, hydroxychloroquine has emerged as a potential treatment for... Continue Reading →
Convalescent Plasma Therapy: Is it a promising treatment for COVID-19 ?
Ever since the outbreak of COVID-19, that originated in the city of Wuhan, more than a million have contracted Corona virus disease and more than 59000 people have lost their lives.No specific treatment or vaccine has yet been effective against SARS-CoV-2.However, several supportive treatments like medication to reduce fever and supplemental oxygen apart from drugs... Continue Reading →
Corona and BRI: How India managed to be a Winner.
China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) or yi dai yi lu, is a “21st century silk road,” made up of a belt of land corridors and maritime route of shipping lanes. Ranging from South-East Asia to Europe and Africa, the BRI includes 71 countries that make up approximately half of the world's population and a quarter of... Continue Reading →
Trace Test Treat: The Way Forward
Countries cannot simply lock down their societies to defeat coronavirus, the World Health Organization's top emergency expert said, adding that public health measures are equally needed to curb the proliferation of this virus. Dr Mike Ryan said: "What we really need to focus on is finding those who are sick, those who have the virus,... Continue Reading →