Public hospital in India accused of segregating COVID-19 patients on religious basis
The Ahmedabad Civil Hospital has reportedly arranged separate wards for Hindu and Muslim suspects of the infection. The hospital authorities have cited government orders as justification for the move, according to media reports
Seven workers in India killed while cleaning sewer lines
In the first half of 2019, at least 22 workers, mostly from the Dalit communities, were killed while cleaning sewers.
Left wing vs Right wing development models: the Indian experience
In an interview with NewsClick’s editor-in-chief Prabir Purkayastha, eminent economist Prabhat Patnaik talks about Gujarat and Kerala growth models in India, which reflect the right vs left wing ideas of development.
PepsiCo withdraws cases against nine farmers following global outrage
PepsiCo’s decision to sue the nine farmers to the tune of hundreds of thousands of dollars had led to a campaign to boycott its products in the country