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Aesthetics of silence


By Sukant Deepak Witnessing the trauma, sheer brutality, absolute insensitivity and degradation of human respect during Partition, when he along with his father helped people cross over to India, never left his mindscape.  So, when artist Satish Gujral, who passed away on March 26, painted the Partition, it made everyone stand up and take notice including...

No, Coronavirus is not a bioengineered weapon


Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor, Forbes magazine, cites the research that debunks the conspiracy theory Love conspiracy theories? Especially when two groups of people have pretty much the same conspiracy theory about each other? Some folks including politicians in both the U.S. and China have suggested that the COVID-19 coronavirus (SARS-CoV2) that’s causing the pandemic may...

SARS COV-2 PANDEMIC: Staying informed with the new enemy


By Dr Arun K Dubey, MD and J. Joseph PhD The symptoms this virus causes usually start with sore throat and fever, becoming worse with dry cough and respiratory distress. Corona viruses (CoV) are a large family of human and animal viruses. Milder human corona virus types cause common cold. Others such as the SARS-CoV and...

Keep a check on your behavioral changes during the pandemic


The outbreak of the pandemic COVID-19 has created a stressful environment for all leading to worldwide psychological chaos. These fears and anxiety about the disease cause strong emotions in adults and children. Dr Anju Sharma, psychiatrist and founder of the Musical Healing Band named "Sound of Infinity", shares a few tips to cope: Out of comfort...

New ways to live as we battle COVID-19


By Suchitra Srinivas As the globally declared pandemic, coronavirus is keeping all human beings on the edge. It looks like the world is halting its spin too for a moment. Not only did the deadly virus catch everyone unawares, but the global spread seems to be closing all avenues to escape. Do we have the...

How God helps us in our lives


By Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj  If we look back at our own lives, we will find that God's hand has always been there to support us. Many times we may think that God is enjoying the heavenly regions without knowing what difficulty we are having on earth. Little do we know that God wants to...

SARS Cov-2 pandemic: Staying informed with the new Enemy

Post Date: March 30, 2020

by J. Joseph PhD, Arun K Dubey MD Xavier University School of Medicine, Aruba Corona viruses (CoV) are a large family of human and animal viruses. Milder human corona virus types cause common cold. Others such as the SARS-CoV and MERS-CoV are of bat origin, pass to humans through intermediate animal hosts and cause severe respiratory...

‘Flatten the Curve’ Flattens the economy… What next?


By Raj G. Asava Executive Coach | Professional Mentor | Strategy Consultant Despite our technological advancements in American, one thing we failed to do is overhaul our outdated, burdensome and archaic healthcare, education and other social-support systems. We could not transform these systems primarily because of vested interests, outdated regulations and, frankly, because of our comfort...

Work from home master class: How to stay productive


Working from home sounded great when you could do it occasionally, but now just about everyone is in full-blown WFH mode amid the spread of the coronavirus. If you’re lucky enough to work from home all the time, you’ve got it down. But If you’re a newbie, working from home can be fraught with challenges....