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The Story of Shaheen Bagh

By Omer Fayaz
While the government urged people to stay indoors to prevent the pandemic from spreading, the visuals of policemen supervising the erasure of anti-CAA graffiti did the rounds on social media.

Collation of Global Health Data: A Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

By Jitamanyu Sahoo & Syed Mujtaba Hussain
For the sake of resilience in Global Health Data the World Health Organization has designed a SOLIDARITY trial which is a robust data sharing study to suppress and control the current pandemic as well as to provide data for the most effective treatment for our fight against COVID-19.

Coronavirus, Critical Geographies and Geospatial Revolution

By Mir Sajad
In India, MapmyIndia Maps and Move app enable users to locate, view and reach testing labs nearby and subsequent isolation and treatment facilities. Users can have a first-hand account of the facilities and can add reviews of the centres there, helping other users with updated and critical knowledge regarding the conditions and status of quarantine and isolation facilities.

Your Ram resides within you, why wander outside?

By Dipanjali Deka
We can fight all we want for a historical Ram, pinning him down to this space and that site. Unless we realize the formless nirgun Ram within, we shall keep falling flat on the outer mirages here and there. After all, the treasures that we seek are already there within!

Short Story: Leo

By Srirupa Dhar
Right now, Aadi desperately wanted to believe that Leo would come back with the same swing and spark defying the power of Nature and redefine the undying regenerative spirit of humanity.

Covid-19: Is India prepared enough?

By Javaid Bashir Mir
Despite improvements in healthcare access and quality, India lags way behind its BRICS peers such as Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa on the HAQ index. This index was based on 32 causes of death considered preventable with effective medical care.