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Chinks in Tackling Covid

The genie is out of the bottle with a vengeance; the new wave of Covid has proved all predictions wrong. Equally, it has brought out the chinks in tackling Covid.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
26 Apr 2021

Corona country : Failures multiplied

Never before in 68 years of my life have I seen the people of India so scared as they are now. I remember the 1962 war with China when we schoolchildren took out a procession

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
26 Apr 2021


If our political leaders have concern for the wellbeing of the people, and if they stick to principles of good governance and ethical values, they can take right decisions.

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
26 Apr 2021

There is an ancient saying ‘fiddle while Rome burns’ means to do something trivial and irresponsible in the midst of emergency,

Adv. Jijo Thomas Placheril Adv. Jijo Thomas Placheril
26 Apr 2021

The situation in many countries emerging from the second wave of Corona virus is alarming. The number of people affected by the virus is all time high.

Sunny Jacob Sunny Jacob
26 Apr 2021

It is not normal to wish someone who is in prison ‘A Happy Birthday!’- seems a kind of contradiction. Not sure if one’s birthday can actually be happy there;

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
26 Apr 2021

Communally biased and politically motivated acts from our elected representatives are totally unacceptable.

P. A. Chacko P. A. Chacko
26 Apr 2021

George Bernard Shaw, whose understanding of human frailties was Freudian, had famously said that “if you want to tell people the truth,

Mathew John Mathew John
26 Apr 2021

There is no poverty worse than that which takes away work and the dignity of work: Pope Francis

Bishop Alex Vadakkumthala Bishop Alex Vadakkumthala
26 Apr 2021

Education may get disrupted, but it is worth it to take all precautions to keep COVID at bay.

Aarti Aarti
26 Apr 2021

The 12 years old bride came to stay with her husband Perumal in Pullucheri, Madurai district of Tamil Nadu.

F. M. Britto F. M. Britto
26 Apr 2021

With the second major lockdown being imposed all over, there is a growing concern among renowned doctors of WHO,

Robert Clements Robert Clements
26 Apr 2021