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The pandemic has highlighted one of the most crucial vulnerabilities of the Indian economy; its large informal sector, the state of the labours engaged and their living conditions.(AP)

Lessons for urban governance futures from the pandemic

By Centre for Policy Research
PUBLISHED ON JUL 27, 2021 01:25 PM IST
The study has been authored by S Dasgupta and others.
National Health Mission (NHM) committed to broader expansion of health care services, a singular focus on maternal and child health conditions especially in backward regions of the country.(AFP)
National Health Mission (NHM) committed to broader expansion of health care services, a singular focus on maternal and child health conditions especially in backward regions of the country.(AFP)

Did the poor gain from India’s health policy interventions?

By Public Health Foundation of India
PUBLISHED ON JUL 24, 2021 02:55 PM IST
The study has been authored by Sakthivel Selvaraj and others.
Since the rollout of vaccines against Covid-19—which is regarded as what will lead the way in arresting the pandemic a number of new variants of the virus have emerged.(AFP)
Since the rollout of vaccines against Covid-19—which is regarded as what will lead the way in arresting the pandemic a number of new variants of the virus have emerged.(AFP)

Can pandemics be securitised?

By Observer Research Foundation
PUBLISHED ON JUL 20, 2021 04:32 PM IST
The study has been authored by Rajiv Pathni.
Women and younger workers have been disproportionately affected due to Covid-19 pandemic, the study said.(AP File Photo)
Women and younger workers have been disproportionately affected due to Covid-19 pandemic, the study said.(AP File Photo)

State of working India 2021: The pandemic’s impact on the economy in India

By Azim Premji Foundation
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2021 06:37 PM IST
The study has been authored by Amit Basole and others.
The second wave has also hit the rural areas of Gujarat. The state reported 90 deaths in 20 days from one village alone, Chogath, which has a population of 13,000.(AP)
The second wave has also hit the rural areas of Gujarat. The state reported 90 deaths in 20 days from one village alone, Chogath, which has a population of 13,000.(AP)

Winning the Covid-19 Battle in Rural India: A Blueprint for Action

By Observer Research Foundation
PUBLISHED ON JUL 17, 2021 09:10 PM IST
The study has been Malancha Chakrabarty and Shoba Suri.
India’s 1.38 billion population, only 45.1 million have been fully vaccinated. Globally, India stands second only to the United States (US) in absolute numbers of cases.
India’s 1.38 billion population, only 45.1 million have been fully vaccinated. Globally, India stands second only to the United States (US) in absolute numbers of cases.

India’s Covid-19 vaccination campaign: A marathon, not a sprint

By Observer Research Foundation
PUBLISHED ON JUL 16, 2021 08:37 PM IST
The study has been authored by Haryax Pathak.
Healthcare workers administer Covid-19 vaccine to beneficiaries during a special drive, in Beawar, Rajasthan, on July 8.(PTI Photo)
Healthcare workers administer Covid-19 vaccine to beneficiaries during a special drive, in Beawar, Rajasthan, on July 8.(PTI Photo)

Experiences of Rajasthan and HP frontline workers during pandemic

By Centre for Policy Research
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2021 03:37 PM IST
  • The study has been authored by Anavi Kapur and others.
Health workers carrying oxygen cylinders from a store in a hospital in Shimla. (Deepak Sansta/HT File Photo)
Health workers carrying oxygen cylinders from a store in a hospital in Shimla. (Deepak Sansta/HT File Photo)

Preventing a repeat of the Covid-19 second wave oxygen crisis in India

By Observer Research Foundation
PUBLISHED ON JUL 08, 2021 12:50 PM IST
  • The study has been authored by Amit Thadhani.
A healthcare worker administers a dose of Covid-19 vaccine to a beneficiary at a Delhi hospital.(Amal KS/HT Photo)
A healthcare worker administers a dose of Covid-19 vaccine to a beneficiary at a Delhi hospital.(Amal KS/HT Photo)

The Covid-19 challenge to Indian federalism

By Observer Research Foundation
PUBLISHED ON JUL 06, 2021 12:23 PM IST
The study has been authored by Niranjan Sahoo and Ambar Kumar Ghosh.
Four out of five persons with disabilities using assistive devices sanitised their devices regularly, the study found.
Four out of five persons with disabilities using assistive devices sanitised their devices regularly, the study found.

Impact of COVID-19 on persons with disabilities in India

By Public Health Foundation of India
PUBLISHED ON JUL 01, 2021 08:00 PM IST
A cross sectional, mixed-methods approach, using a purposive snowballing technique was adopted to study the impact of COVID-19 on persons with disabilities in India. The article has been authored by Murthy GVS, Kamalakannan S, Lewis MG, Sadanand S and Tetali S.
Severe hypertension shows signs of headaches, sleepiness, palpitation, blurred vision, fatigue, dizziness, confusion and ringing sensation in the ears.(Representative Photo)
Severe hypertension shows signs of headaches, sleepiness, palpitation, blurred vision, fatigue, dizziness, confusion and ringing sensation in the ears.(Representative Photo)

Is hypertension an ignored orphan?

By Public Health Foundation of India
PUBLISHED ON JUL 01, 2021 07:52 PM IST
While several potent drugs are available for hypertension or high blood pressure, control rates are abysmal. The article has been authored by Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Vice President (Research and Policy).
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