Category: COVID19

2020 – A Year when Distancing became Social

A state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity the absence of disease or infirmity. – Definition of Health, Preamble of the World Health Organisation...

Where are we in the COVID-19 vaccine race?

Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE received U.S. regulatory authorization for their COVID-19 vaccine on Friday, making it the first inoculation against the new coronavirus to get a regulatory green light in the United States....

The post-pandemic world order

Nations are often found to have a sense of confidence that their institutions can envisage calamity, contain the impact, and reinstate the stability. However, things have turned out to be completely different. Coronavirus has...

The Politics of Vaccines in a Global Pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic, which has claimed approximately 890,000 lives globally, is probably the biggest challenge that mankind has had to face in the 21st century. Our poor understanding of this outbreak has not only...

COVID-19 & South East Asia

The COVID-19 situation is turning from bad to worse, a semblance of relief comes from Thailand updating the world on ‘0’ community borne COVID cases in the country for the past 100 days. Being...

China in the Post-Pandemic World

How the Post-Pandemic world is expected to see China and its People? In May 2020, the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appealed globally to end “the tsunami of hatred and xenophobia” that has been unleashed...