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Kids aren’t just littler adults – here’s why they need their own clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine

by Sanjana_18

Parents of children under the age of 12, who are not yet eligible for COVID-19 vaccines, there is still no collective sigh of relief.

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Profile: Amartya Sen

by An_Indian

At the age of 87, one of India’s leading thinkers has published a memoir of his early life.

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Cow vigilantism has no place in a secular India

by An_Indian

Every year, people in India are killed in the name of cow protection.

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Global evidence links rise in extreme precipitation to human-driven climate change

by Sanjana_18

Human activities, such as burning fossil fuels for transportation and electricity, have worsened the intensity of extreme rainfall and snowfall over land in recent decades

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Could a two-child policy work in India?

by An_Indian

The Uttar Pradesh government is proposing a legislation to discourage couples from having more than two children.

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Delta variant makes it even more important to get a COVID-19 vaccine, even if you’ve already had the coronavirus

by Sanjana_18

COVID-19 vaccines offer a safe and reliable path to immunity against both the older strains of coronavirus and against emerging strains, especially the new delta variant.

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Breaking the silence on disability: millions of Indians need extra support during the pandemic

by An_Indian

People with disabilities have struggled to make ends meet during the pandemic. Why isn’t the government doing more to help?

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India’s wicked problem: how to loosen its grip on coal while not abandoning the millions who depend on it

by Sanjana_18

India must step away from coal while maintaining economic growth and not leaving millions of people in coal-mining regions worse off.

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Failed institutions: How the 2019 elections broke the Election Commission

by An_Indian

Free and fair elections are the central pillar of democracy. But do we still trust the Election Commission to be neutral?

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One Nation, One Ration - but millions of people in India are going hungry

by An_Indian

This is the worst hunger India has faced in two decades. The “One Nation One Ration” system is not enough.