The original version of this article was published on 22nd December 2021 in “The Daily Guardian.”

In 2021, the All India Trinamool Congress (AITC or TMC) swept the West Bengal Assembly elections, held during the peak of the second wave of COVID-19. The Mamata Banerjee-led party continued its domination in…

The Original Version of this article was published on 15th December 2021 in “The Daily Guardian.”

At the beginning of 2021, as the Indian economy had just begun to recover from the devastating impact of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, towards the end of March, the second wave…

The original version of this article was published on 8th December 2021 in the “The Daily Guardian.”

With one month left in 2021, parties across the country are stitching final pre-poll alliances for the 2022 Assembly elections. Captain Amarinder Singh’s announcement to ally with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) following…

The original version of the article was published on November 17th in “The Daily Guardian”

With less than four months left for the Uttar Pradesh (UP) Assembly Elections, political parties are going full steam ahead in an attempt to woo voters in the most populous state in the country. Uttar…

The original version of the article was published on November 10th in “The Daily Guardian”

By-elections for 30 state assemblies and three Lok Sabha seats were held on 30 October 2021. Of three Lok Sabha bypolls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won in Madhya Pradesh. The party lost the Mandi…

The original version of the article was published on November 3rd in “The Daily Guardian”

India suffered an average annual loss of around USD 87 billion in 2020 due to extreme weather events, such as tropical cyclones, floods and droughts as per the State of the Climate (SoC) in Asia…

The vaccine’s availability in high incidence regions of the world such as India will go a long way in eliminating the incidence and the burden of malaria

On 6th October 2021, the World Health Organisation (WHO) approved the world’s first anti-malaria vaccine called the RTS,S or Mosquirix. The vaccine, in…

Note: The original version of the article was published on October 13th in “The Daily Guardian”

On 3 October 2021, the visuals of a convoy of vehicles running over protesting farmers in the Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh were plastered over mobile phones and television screens. Eight people, including…

Note: The original version of this article was published on September 29th, 2021 in “The Daily Guardian”

Since 2017, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has been contesting Assembly elections in at least 14 states outside Delhi but has failed to win even a single seat in 13 states. The only…

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