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In these virus-driven times, protection from the coronavirus is the topmost priority across all sectors of society and tiers of living. And for that several must-dos have been laid out by health functionaries.
With classrooms closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, UN agencies fear that 370 million children worldwide who depend on school meals will suffer devastating nutritional and health consequences and the matter is too serious to be ignored.
Actress and former Miss World Manushi Chhillar has been roped in by UNICEF India to lend her voice in providing urgent support to children amid the coronavirus crisis.
The United States of America is the strongest economy in the world, and it has huge institutional structures to meet exigencies and emergencies on the health front and the economic front. But it wasn’t that simple it became evident when Covid-19 hit America in 2020 and 2021. It just reeled under the
When Sarah Everard went missing last year, the UK rightly saw wall-to-wall media coverage as the Metropolitan Police appealed for information. Similarly, this was seen when Libby Squire went missing in 2019. By contrast, news of the ongoing disappearance of Owami Davies, a Black woman from Essex,
When people say “the personal is political”, what they mean is that it’s very hard to do your job when there’s a one-year-old child whining and performing eccentric laps of the living room in the background. When that job requires a certain amount of focused concentration — let’s say, writing a column for
The appreciation message on the occasion of the World Humanitarian Day to the humanitarian workers by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, is highly commendable (“Volunteers are harbingers of positivity,” says