By Juzar Shabbir A body, like consciousness, is at the same time personal and social. If someone is hurt, I feel an odd sensation in my body. This is a proof of a body that is more social than personal. I don’t know where my body ends and yours begins. The more dear someone or … More Is humanity afflicted with pandemic now or is the illness symptom of already suffering humanity?
By Dr. Arjun Kumar, Prof. Manish Priyadarshi, Dr. Simi Mehta, Prof. Balwant Singh Mehta, Prof. I C Awasthi, Prof. Soumyadip Chattopadhyay, Prof. Shipra Maitra, Dr. Indu Prakash Singh, Raj Kumar, Ritika Gupta, Anshula Mehta, Dr. Kahkashan Kamaal, Baikunth Roy, Dr. Dolly Pal, Pooja Kumari* The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has spread across the world emerging as … More Vulnerable victims of coronavirus pandemic: Implications for the elderly and the disabled
A representation by Guman Singh, Coordinator, Himalaya Niti Abhiyan, Himachal Pradesh, and signed by Kulbhushan Upmanyu, Sandeep Minhas, RS Negi, Vishal Deep and Rajnder Chauhan to the state chief minister regarding the pandemic due to Corona Virus: We the people of Himachal Pradesh welcome the measures undertaken by the state Government to prevent this pandemic. The … More Himalaya Niti Abhiyan volunteers services to government to deal with the pandemic situation
Letter to Anil Mukim (IAS), Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat, by Vipul Pandya, General Secretary, Baandhkam Mazdur Sangathan, Ahmedabad, regarding financial package for the livelihood support of the workers from unorganised sector during the lockdown imposed by the State in order to prevent Covid19 transmission: In the wake of the rapid transmission of the Corona … More Worrisome to think about the challenge if Covid-19 gets transmitted to working class population
Janvikas, an Ahmedabad-based human rights organization, in collaboration with SAATH, has sought Strategic Preparedness and Ration Kit Support for Communities of Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Statement: Amidst the pandemic of Coronavirus, there is lack of awareness we actual formation and proper guidance for precautionary and preventive measures in under privileged communities and slums of Ahmedabad. With authorities … More Strategic preparedness and ration kit support for Ahmedabad poor: Janvikas-Saath appeal
By Mohammed Wajihuddin* Log toot jaate hain ek ghar banane mein Tum taras nahin khate bastiyan jalane mein (People go broke in building a house, And you don’t take pity when you go burning neighbourhoods) — Bashir Badr My heart sinks as the death toll in the recent pogrom in North East Delhi rises. Cocooned … More When a tiny, windowless room in North East Delhi which sheltered me for a couple of months…
By Dr Mansi Kapoor* Atithi Devo Bhawah was being displayed on TV screens across the world while the monument of love was eerily quiet and serene. Homes were gutted in flames, while humans ditched to die. Hate speeches going viral …. Stock Markets falling with every sneeze. Most of us- Comfortably Numb. Daniel Kahneman’s and … More Somewhere in the ecosystem of people-pleasers, also exists the Great Indian Politician