Private hospitals are the latest battleground in the war against the virus. As the number of cases escalate, so do patient bills. The biggest reason: the operational costs of safety protocols. Also: stingy insurance companies.
Nine people have died in less than 48 hours in the special trains arranged to take migrant workers home. We took a closer look and discovered a toxic and all-too-familiar cocktail of incompetence and indifference.
The Union government ordered the resumption of domestic flights from today—in a limited fashion. But pushback from badly affected states has led to last minute ‘modifications’, creating total chaos in flight schedules.