Why was India forced into 21 day coronavirus lockdown

On 24 March 2020 the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a television address announced a 21 day nation wide coronavirus lockdown. The stay home enforcement began at midnight on the same day. Police were deployed on the streets and barricades placed at all district and state borders. PM later revealed that the decision was not…… Continue reading Why was India forced into 21 day coronavirus lockdown

Mother Earth heals as humans are locked in due to COVID-19

By March 11, 2020 WHO realized that they have an extremely contagious virus on their hands. Declaring the spread of coronavirus disease as a global pandemic, it advised countries of the world to take stringent lock-down measures. Factories shut down, global tourist traffic dropped to zero, offices were asked to close and work from home.…… Continue reading Mother Earth heals as humans are locked in due to COVID-19

Two reasons why the power grid will not fail on April 05, 2020 at 9 pm

PM Narendra Modi has asked citizen of the country to switch off lights at home and light up a lamp for 9 minutes at 9 PM on April 05, 2020. This is a symbolic challenge to the darkness spread by the corona crisis. It is the super resolve and super power of 130 crore Indians…… Continue reading Two reasons why the power grid will not fail on April 05, 2020 at 9 pm

Questions on COVID-19

What is the use of a mask for protection against coronavirus?As per WHO advisory, a mask is recommended only for health workers who are deployed in hospitals and similar facilities and directly handling COVID-19 patients. Many people and agencies are insisting on a mask for all people. But there is a reason for that which…… Continue reading Questions on COVID-19

PM Modi addresses the nation : Janata Curfew on Sunday and crucial next few weeks

On March 19, 2020 at 8 pm in a televised address to the nation, PM Narendra Modi explained some facts about coronavirus and COVID-19. He went on to ask some stringent measures from general public and explained why the next few weeks are going to be critical in India. Highlights of the speech This is…… Continue reading PM Modi addresses the nation : Janata Curfew on Sunday and crucial next few weeks

Kopi Luwak – World’s most expensive coffee

Overhearing a raging debate on the benefits of cow dung and urine, my mind wandered to a similar situation. Here people pay lot of money to buy coffee beans which are processed in an animal’s stomach and exited as faeces. While the health benefits of cow keeps raging on, lets see this unusual coffee and…… Continue reading Kopi Luwak – World’s most expensive coffee

A quiet and noisy event shows the real state of economy in India

We have heard the opposition and lots of common citizen online confidently ranting that the economy of the country is in shambles. Unemployment at record high, failing economy, falling GDP numbers, and so on. The list is long. Government most of the times is unusually quiet. But this time, two events occurred which have shook…… Continue reading A quiet and noisy event shows the real state of economy in India