India’s cities are dealing with an array of complex challenges that have arisen from growing rates of urbanisation, population, motorisation and
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States-Centre disagree over vaccine wastage data Covid-19 Vaccine. Representational Image. Pic: Pixabay States have refuted the numbers on vaccine
Vaccination numbers continue to dip As states struggle with a shortage of vaccine supply, vaccination numbers across the country continue to drop and
As another lockdown began in Bengaluru, the entire day’s hustle and bustle found itself compressed into the four-hour window from 6 am to 10 am.
Sputnik V gets launched in India, priced at Rs. 995 per dose As part of a limited pilot, Dr. Reddy’s lab has launched the Russian Sputnik V in
The economic slump from the lockdown threw many businesses into a tizz. But a few enterprising women in Ahmedabad decided to convert the lemons life
Raging through 2020 and continuing in the new year as well, the COVID-19 pandemic brought into sharp focus the state of health infrastructure in the
A chartered accountant by profession, Snehal Gokhale takes pleasure in what used to be a hobby – watering her plants, watching the flowers bloom
A deadly plague. A committed and determined municipal commissioner. An aware and active citizenry. That was the beginning, in 1994, of Surat’s
“To forget how to dig the earth and tend the soil is to forget ourselves.” — Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Suchitra Akella, an ex-employee of
When 25-year-old Vivek Gurav, working in an IT company in Pune, came across a video of Swedish native Erik Ahlström on YouTube, it struck him that
“Everything is changing with visual entertainment moving to laptop to cellphone,” says Mayank Shekhar, renowned film critic and columnist.
Earlier this decade, ‘new political movements’ focusing on transparency and fighting corruption — such as India Against Corruption — were the
On October 13, Tanishq withdrew an advertisement – featuring a Hindu daughter-in-law and her Muslim mother-in-law – in response to widespread