Commentaries & Articles
The Dichotomy of Economic Imperative and Security Dilemma: The Chinese Telecom Companies in India
The outbreak and spread of Covid-19 and Chinese government’s failure to share its timely information to the outside world have raised question mark about the transparency of the communist regime there. Concomitantly, it has also raised the security implications of Chinese telecom companies, particularly Huawei, the Chinese behemoth bidding for a big slice in the 5-G technology in many countries including India which has given permission for its trial in the country. The United Kingdom had earlier given limited market share of 5-G in to Huawei in UK.
COVID-19 International Developments: Daily Scan, April 28, 2020
During the early stages of the outbreak, doctors in many countries placed patients on to ventilators based on low levels of blood oxygen. “At the beginning we were treating the numbers — people’s low blood-oxygen levels — whereas now we have migrated. 
Diaspora in Doldrums
Covid 19 virus has brought the world to a standstill and imposed an overly defensive mode. Countries are cut off with one another with increasing restrictions on movement. Only stranded citizens or some special categories have been allowed to be repatriated or evacuated from abroad. Borders are sealed within countries and with the outside world.
लॉकडाउन 2.0: ध्यान अर्थव्यवस्था को पुनः आरंभ करने पर होगा
3 मई, 2020 तक लॉकडाउन बढ़ाने के प्रधानमंत्री की घोषणा के साथ ही भारत में कोरोना वायरस महामारी की गहनता और इसकी व्यापकता को लेकर चिंताएं बढ़ गई हैं। प्रधानमंत्री ने यह कहते हुए इसे स्पष्ट किया कि लॉकडाउन सख्त होगा और इसके हॉटस्पॉटों की सावधानीपूर्वक निगरानी की जाएगी। इस दौरान आर्थिक गतिविधियों के क्रमिक रूप से शुरू होने की उम्मीद की जा सकती है। सरकार ने पहले ही 20 अप्रैल से ग्रामीण क्षेत्रों में आर्थिक गतिविधियों को धीरे-धीरे खोलने के लिए दिशानिर्देश जारी कर दिए हैं। इस कदम का बहुत ही जरूरी रूप से सकारात्मक कदम के रूप में स्वागत किया गया।
The situation seems to be: To responsibility Xi-rk, The Chinese will Xi-lly shally, As long as delay will work To get them out of a Xi-t hole, So they make a lot of Xi-ndig, Knowing their armour has a WHO-le, They think that by some Xi-bang big Of show of generosity, After they’ve kicked us in the Xi-n, They Xi-p to meet the paucity Of drugs and profit from their sin. All this to make China look Xi-c, To dodge CV’s attribution To them that’s made the whole world sick, For which CVere retribution Demands that its power must Xi-rink
Biotechnology and Biological Warfare – its Applicability to Indian Armed Forces
The technology which is based on biology is known as biotechnology which harnesses cellular and bio molecular processes to develop technologies and products that help improve our lives and the health of our planet. The biological process of microorganisms has been used for more than 6000 years to make useful food products such as bread and cheese as also to preserve dairy products.
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