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The missing centre | The Indian Express

In a week when election dates for five assembly polls were announced, and when the G-23 within the Congress went a step further in making the internal faultlines public, Babulal Chourasia joined the Congress ahead of civic polls in Madhya Pradesh (MP). It was a …

Forty Years Ago, March 1, 1981: Budget Proposals

Finance Minister R Venkataraman won the hearts of the middle class and the industry by presenting a savings and growth-oriented Budget containing taxation measures of only Rs 271 crore. He sacrificed Rs 115 crore in revenue to free some 14-lakh people from the middle class …

Turning the corner | The Indian Express

The Indian economy appears to have turned the corner. After two consecutive quarters of contraction, it grew by 0.4 per cent in the third quarter of the current financial year, according to the second advance estimates released by the National Statistical Office. While these estimates …

The Hindutva Challenge To Women’s Rights

Written by Jyothi S International Women’s day is approaching. But do women in the country have a lot to cheer about? A success story in the Indian Me-Too movement through the Priya Ramani verdict will boost the morale of many and give them courage to …

The second dose—myths and realities

Written By Upendra Kaul and Meera Shah It is a remarkable feat that within a year of the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have vaccines against the virus. However, unlike many vaccines known to us, these have to be given twice in quick succession. …

At current pace of inoculation drive, vaccine wastage is becoming an issue

At personal financial risk and with the support of international funding, Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla began manufacturing the Covishield vaccine months before the government clearance in January. By December last year, the SII had stockpiled some 200 million doses of Covishield. With …