Is lockdown an effective strategy to control infections like COVID-19? Might be! – shows this new study from Pune

By Dr. Jaimini Sarkar Background Do you remember the day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared the nationwide lockdown to tackle the spread of COVID-19 across the country in 2020? The move sparked a debate on whether it was the right step to control the infection or not? Was the timing of imposing and lifting the lockdown apt? Was there any science and evidence behind … Continue reading Is lockdown an effective strategy to control infections like COVID-19? Might be! – shows this new study from Pune

Energy Recap: 1.08 crore LPG consumers gave up subsidies | Clean energy to generate 5 lakh jobs | India’s nuclear capacity to increase and more

By Team Analysis In the ninth edition of Energy Recap, an editorial newsletter by TA to track and report on major policy developments in India’s energy sector, we bring you some recent  and major insights from the ongoing Monsoon Session of the Indian Parliament and more for this week (26 July to 1 August). Consumption of petrol and diesel dropped to 20,068 TMT amid first lockdown … Continue reading Energy Recap: 1.08 crore LPG consumers gave up subsidies | Clean energy to generate 5 lakh jobs | India’s nuclear capacity to increase and more

COVID scenario: Latest trends across cities and coping strategies

By Rishabh Shrivastava 25th March 2021 marked one year of the COVID-19 lockdown that was imposed by the Government of India in order to curb the countrywide spread. Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation on 24th March 2020 emphasised the need to impose a nation-wide lockdown and ensure the wellbeing of the citizens.  From March last year to this, a lot has changed. India … Continue reading COVID scenario: Latest trends across cities and coping strategies