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Coronavirus, Quarantine centres, Mamata Banerjee, Migrant workers

In Mamata Banerjee's Bengal, quarantine and testing of migrant workers is a myth

Migrant workers returning to West Bengal are being herded into ill-kept and hastily-prepared quarantine centres, with complete disregard of the protocols.


 |  KOCH DIARIES |  6-minute read
Cooch Behar, Covid-19, Mamata Banerjee, BengalKOCH DIARIES

North Bengal: Pandemic is new, neglect endemic

The government left North Bengal a long time ago. A pandemic is not going to bring it back.


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Covid-19, Unemployment, Gender Equality, Womenempowerment

How women get a raw deal in pandemic

There is an urgent need to look into the critical aspects that make women extremely vulnerable to the social and economic effects of the crises.


 |  BREAKING NEWS INTO PIECES |  6-minute read
American Police, Black americans, Racism in USA, GeorgefloydBREAKING NEWS INTO PIECES

I can't breathe: Black men and white-caller crimes

The white-caller crimes have led to black Americans having to defend their presence in public places. This goes beyond racial discrimination.


 |  5-minute read
Global warming, Climate change, Coffee, Covid19

DailyOh! Why the coffee you drink could be extinct soon, to who started Taking A Knee protest

The cup of coffee you drink could be gone in 60 years.


 |  4-minute read
Pornography, Sexuality, Visually impaired persons, Disability

The Blind Spot: Exploring the sexuality of the visually impaired

Blind people have sex, watch porn, experience pleasure, have beautiful bodies and colourful personalities. It's high time we stopped judging, and started acknowledging them for who they are.


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Donald Trump, Black Lives Matter, Cyclones, Nisargalandfall

DailyOh! How bad was Great Bombay Cyclone, to how military curbed 1992 protests in US

The Great Bombay Cyclone of 1882 reportedly left over 1 lakh people dead.


 |  7-minute read
Corona warriors, Anxiety, Mental Health, Doctors

Corona Warriors: Fear and fight in the medical room

Every doctor, every policeman, and every health service personnel has a fight much bigger than the pandemic itself — the fight against their own fears.


 |  PARIS DIARY |  5-minute read
Migrant labourers, Racism in USA, Deconfinement, Coronavirus pandemicPARIS DIARY

Paris Dairies: Villains and Heroes

Who are the heroes and who are the villains? Every story has good guys and bad guys and the best stories are when the bad guys, unexpectedly, do good deeds.


 |  4-minute read
Investment in healthcare, Corporate social responsibility, Public health system, Covid19

Why social impact must be independent of Covid-19

Industries need to understand that social impact is necessary, and seeing a programme implemented in action is important than merely donating to a cause.