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Economic inequality, Coronavirus pandemic, Un sustainable development goals, Covid19

How Covid-19 will affect sustainability and the UNSDGs

With the Covid-19 pandemic likely to affect global developmental objectives at a broader scale. the impacts will be observed prominently in the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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Mamata Banerjee, China's wet market, List of essential items, Coronavirus

India was fighting an essential war. Then Kerala called liquor essential, Bengal opened sweet shops

The world is currently relying on doctors like never before; tipplers more so.

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Kashmir, Social distancing, Lockdown, Lockdowninindia

CORONICLES: Kashmir has seen many lockdowns, but this one beats them all

Kashmiris are used to socialising at the mosques, around street corners and at common compounds.

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Coronavirus outbreak, Coronavirus pandemic, Coronavirus in germany, Covid19

CORONICLES: Is it calm before the actual storm in Germany?

What the media and public are irked about is that Germany was not so well prepared for a pandemic as it could be, despite being warned of an impending pandemic way back in 2013.

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Meena Kumari, Covid-19, Nizamuddin coronavirus, Tablighijamaat

DailyOh! All who attended Nizamuddin event are our Covidiots, to what killed Meena Kumari

Thousands gathered in a masjid, throwing calls for social distancing to the air.

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Covid-19, Rs 1.7 lakh crore relief package, Coronavirus aid, Pradhanmantrigaribkalyanyojana

Indian government’s coronavirus aid is too little, too late

At Rs 1.7 lakh crore, 1.15 per cent of GDP, for 80 crore poor workers, the expenditure under the PM Garib Kalyan Yojana is inadequate to mitigate the disaster.

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DailyOh! The country that says vodka is Covid-19 cure, to why WhatsApp won't let you upload 16-second videos

Alexander Lukashenko is talking stupidity one peg at a time.

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Comics, Rene goscinny, Albert uderzo, Asterix

How Alberto Uderzo's Asterix comics made me get through Kashmir's lockdowns

As a boy, sitting in my room overlooking the Dal through Kashmir’s many lockdowns, I rolled with laughter at the wit of Rene Goscinny and the artistic genius of Alberto Uderzo.

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Hiv-aids, Leprosy, Stigma, Covid-19

Covid-19 will find a cure. Stigma will not

From leprosy, yellow fever, HIV-AIDS to Covid-19, diseases have always brought out the worst in mankind: the stigmatising.

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Coronavirus pandemic, Coronavirus in india, Coronavirus relief measures, Covid19

Why India may be flying blind with its nationwide lockdown to contain coronavirus

As the lockdown to contain Covid-19 exacerbates the economic slowdown by reducing the labour supply as well as the consumption of goods and services, the government has to address it by adopting timely relief measures.