Covid-19 Catastrophe Was Avoidable: IPPPR Report Blasts WHO & Governments

Independent panel passed a harsh verdict alleging that various governments worldwide and the World Health Organization failed to respond quickly enough to early warning signs.

Covid-19 Variant In India To Push Travel Industry’s Losses Beyond $1 Trillion

As India wrestles with an unprecedented medical emergency, several nations have bolted their boundaries to any guests from the country, whose diaspora is the biggest on the planet.

India Ignored “High Concern” Of Its Own Covid-19 Experts To Actively Worsen The Crisis

INSACOG conveyed “high concern” due to the greater transmissibility and virulence of the new variants to the Government of India in February 2021. Yet the government ignored the concerns and went ahead with Kumb Mela and massive election rallies in several states.

India’s Stock Markets Remain Resilient Despite Covid-19 Devastation

The Pandemic is on a killing spree in the country and businesses & MSMEs are not impervious to it. So why does the D-Street remain immune to the gruesome impact of the second Covid wave?

Vaccine Patents Divide A World In Dire Need Of Solidarity

The affluent countries, which account for less than 20 percent of the global population has 60 percent of the confirmed vaccine orders globally – well over 4.6 billion doses!

First Adults Now Children: India’s Third Covid-19 Wave Should Worry The World

Amid people’s reproval of Modi’s handling of the Covid-19 crisis in the country, Govt’s Top Scientific Advisor warns India should brace for impact as the Third Wave is “Inevitable”.

7.35 Million Laid Off In April: Covid-19 Fury Pushes India’s Job Market To The Brink Of Collapse

The second wave of the Coronavirus seems to be interconnected with government complacency and driven by poor data collection.

When Will India’s Oxygen Horror Show End?

A lethal second wave and an acute shortage in the supply of medical oxygen have brought India on its knees in its fight against Coronavirus. What can the country do to resolve it at the earliest, and why did India fail to predict this huge crisis?

India’s Covid Chaos Too Much To Digest? Wait For Climate Change

It’s impossible for a human mind to remain worried about a distant problem for far too long, no matter how colossal it may seem.

“Grab & Run” — What’s Causing India’s Tragic Oxygen Shortage

At more than 7,000 tonnes a day, the country is producing enough oxygen to meet the treatment needs of severely ill Indians. Yet Covid-19 has broken across class barriers – forcing Indians to beg, borrow or steal a few oxygen cylinders to save a loved one gasping for breath, dying an unfair death.