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World  /  Published 02.02.20

China’s secrecy epidemic fuelled virus

Government’s initial handling of the epidemic allowed the virus to gain a tenacious hold...
By Chris Buckley and Steven Lee Myers/ New York Times News Service in China

World  /  Published 28.01.20

Xi fails to stem global alarm

A WHO panel of 16 independent experts twice last week declined to declare an international emergency...
By Reuters in Beijing

World  /  Published 27.01.20

China PM to lead fight against virus

Toll rises to 81 with 2835 infected; ‘Not good enough’ Wuhan mayor offers to quit...
By Reuters in Shanghai

World  /  Published 21.01.20

China virus toll 6 as new cases surge

All deaths located in Wuhan, airports around the world tighten screening of travellers...
By Reuters in Beijing

Opinion  /  Published 04.01.20

Strays deserve cold comfort too

Some simple steps can help street animals in this harsh winter ...
By The Telegraph


Opinion  /  Published 06.12.19

The importance of mosquitoes

Blanket measures to exterminate mosquitoes from the ecosystem are likely to harm a delicate balance...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 24.11.19

India needs to increase its health budget

The skewed doctor-patient ratio has grave consequences for India’s beleaguered healthcare infrastructure...
By The Editorial Board

Technology  /  Published 10.11.19

Zap those bugs

A paper-based device might revolutionise the sterilisation process in hospitals and kill drug-resistant germs...
By Prasun Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 15.09.19

Mental health: Laws are not enough

India has the highest suicide rate in Southeast Asia as well as the third-highest rate of suicide among women in the world...
By The Editorial Board

Health  /  Published 03.09.19

How to take care of your elderly parents

With growing life expectancy across the world, people are living into their 70s and well beyond...
By Chandana Chandra


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