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How India nixed smallpox

Patriot looks into the National Archives to check how India dealt with a similar pandemic, the smallpox, in the 1970s and successfully managed to eradicate…

Gasping for breath

Patriot takes a tally of the availability of ventilators in ICUs in the Capital as the threat of Covid-19 pandemic moving to community transmission looms…

Shoppers stop, sales flop

The Coronavirus pandemic has shaken the confidence of the Capital’s citizens, and triggered a panic about what the next few weeks will bring  A USUALLY…

Irrational responses

As the Coronavirus fear grips the country, the common man has become paranoid, putting faith in superstitions and indulging in xenophobia ON MARCH 17, the…

Be your own bodyguard

The bad news is that international flights have brought the coronavirus to India, especially tourist destinations. The good news is that prevention is in your…

Living with schizophrenia

Patients suffering from this form of mental illness can lead a fulfilling life with a supportive atmosphere, proper diagnosis and timely treatment ONE FINE morning,…