Thursday, January 21, 2021
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  Since treatment in private hospitals  has  always been an unaffordable proposition for poorer sections  of  the society,  they  could at  least  bank on  public  health system.  However, with prices of   medicines skyrocketing, that option too is gone.  What is the use of treatment  if  you can’t  afford   essential drugs for medication? There has been steady increase in medicine  prices, so ...
  With an increase in English medium public and international schools; the emphasis on English as a spoken medium of interaction in the educational institutions is increasing like never before. Parents too are keen on seeing their little ones chatter away in the much preferred language, just as they hop out of the cradle. It all might sound good, the...

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Child Malnutrition – India’s Humongous Challenge

  The first one thousand days of a child's life determine his/her future. So runs a 2020 television advertisement featuring one of...

Poetess Wants Creativity as an Essential Part of Curriculum

Boredom at times leads to creativity… It might sound weird, but it’s indeed the most critical aspect of today’s hyperactive but...

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Kerala's first transgender doctor
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  Defying community diktat, Nirmala Meghani continued to sing against all the odds. Banking on access to social media, the upcoming sufi cum classical singer reached out to music lovers within Pakistan and India and earned...
  Round-the-clock TV channels had already turned homes into virtual theatres. Children, as young as 2-year old, could be seen mimicking dialogues and singing and dancing to the tunes of Bollywood numbers. Reality TV programmes opened...
  With the unlocking process starting migrant labourers began to return to cities. These labourers had left the cities in the wake of severe lockdown imposed by the government to contain COVID-19. With this, metropolises like Delhi...

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With Anything But Sugar, Indulge Your Sweet Tooth Without Guilt

  Want to savour sweets to your heart’s content free from the guilt conscious borne out from the attendant health risks involved...

Migrants return, but no respite for crisis-reddened cities, govt

  With the unlocking process starting migrant labourers began to return to cities. These labourers had left the cities in the wake...

Open defecation is a ticking time bomb; defuse it before it...

  Seventy years of independence, our successive governments, both at the Centre and in the states, have failed to provide an average...