Day: August 28, 2020

Vaccine Nationalism

The United States of America has entered into multi-billion-dollar agreements with at least six big pharmaceutical companies for assured supplies of a combined 800 million doses of vaccines that …

Eat Out to Help Out

Since the lockdown began in India, different bodies representing the country’s hospitality sector, including the National Restaurants Association of India (NRAI) and Indian Hotel and Restaurant Association (AHAR), have …

Lincoln Project

Over the past few months, the Lincoln Project has launched a vitriolic campaign against President Donald Trump on social media, with its videos raking millions of views. The group caught public …

Rohtang Tunnel

The Atal Tunnel at Rohtang, near Manali, is a 9-km-long tunnel under the Pir Panjal range, named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, will be the world’s longest highway tunnel above …

Hurricanes

Hurricane Laura, a Category 4 storm, made landfall in southwestern Louisiana with wind speeds reaching up to 250 km (150 miles) an hour. The US National Hurricane Centre (NHC) …