Month: April 2020

Coronavirus and the ensuing lockdown has forced people, including certain government employees, to work from home. Press conferences have been cancelled and offices of the political parties have been temporarily closed. Videos and tweets by the government and concerned authorities have taken over press conferences to give out messages toContinue Reading

On the front line

Women correspondents covering politics, conflicts and news events for television channels face daunting odds but are driven by the desire to make a difference – By Shweta Bhandral ( Founder, The Future Skills Company & Journalism Faculty at St Pauls Institute of Communication Education) When stone-pelting began in north-east Delhi’sContinue Reading

Coronavirus in India Update

The recent outbreak of the novel coronavirus which emerged from Wuhan, China in November 2019 has now spread to over 180 countries across the world. The world health organization declared COVID-19 as a pandemic on March 11, 2020. More than 600,000 people have now contracted the virus worldwide with approximatelyContinue Reading