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5 health benefits of going vegan

NEW DELHI:  Vegans follow a plant-based diet and do not eat animal products including dairy, meat, eggs, honey, and gelatin. But, veganism goes beyond the diet. Veganism is a lifestyle that tries to bar, as far as possible and…

Up-skilling in the times of COVID-19

BY ASHWAJIT SINGH   NEW DELHI:  Restructured work, redefined roles and reserves of trust, coupled with reskilling of resources is going to be the future of work. With the Coronavirus pandemic staring large, workspaces are rebooting and…

Lockdown imperative

The role of the Opposition parties during such an extraordinary situation facing the country today is to offer to assist the government. The unprecedented health pandemic requires extraordinary measures and the lockdown was necessary to…

Life at the time of the Corona

By Jenniefer Dkhar Deaths in different parts of the world are enough to scare people from all walks of life. COVID - 19 walks into our lives with such speed that it has already devoured a large number of human lives. The deadly virus…

Edifice of humanity

By Ananya S Guha We often talk of the world as a global community, And we cite the internet as a working force behind this. So everything is virtual from commerce to conferences and even chats. We wave to each other through virtual…

A heart-warming gesture

Editor, I am sharing an exemplary reach-out by the Government of Meghalaya in its laudable efforts to alleviate the predicaments of many a Meghalayan/Shillongite staying away from their homes for studies, employment purposes or simply…

Hope amid Despair

The hint emerging from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s video conference on Thursday with state chief ministers is that the current three-week lock-down will be relaxed after April 14, but not wholesale. The controls could be lifted through…

Facing a Cruel Spring

Patricia Mukhim When TS Eliot wrote, in ‘The Wasteland’...April is the cruellest month/breeding Lilacs out of the dead land I always wondered why he would say that when April ushers in spring and the leaves show up afresh after their…

Better planning needed

Editor, With regards to the present vulnerable state of the entire nation, the worry of the localities seems to have aggravated all the more due to the closure of the sources of their livelihood. A question to be pondered upon is why…