Articles by Lockdown

Cross-Currents In Festival Circuit

To open up or not? As the season of festivals comes knocking and the pandemic lurches on, parties play games over the vital question of safety.

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Kashmir On Trek Minus Tourists

Local adventure-seekers are filling the space, exploring their backyard like never before

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Are India’s Social Protection Schemes ‘Future Fit’?

Covid-19 has highlighted the value of India’s social protection schemes for the extreme poor. With some tweaking, these schemes can be true game changers.

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How This Couple Lost 32 Kg In A Few Months

Inspired by an article on Poshan, this couple followed a 'Low Carbohydrate Healthy Fat diet' with intermittent fasting to get incredible results

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Hard Knocks On Cram Schools

Students are home, colleges are closed…India’s Rs 25,000-crore coaching industry struggles to survive the Covid pandemic

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A Leap Over The Wall

Coronavirus joined forces with other maladies to push them to the brink. After battles fought over every inch, it slunk away, defeated. Nine survivors speak of their struggle and eventual triumph.

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Job We Met, Online

The massive job loss due to the Covid lockdown has led to a spate of online portals and apps for job seekers, both government-sponsored and private

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‘The Pandemic Has Taught Me To Accept That You Are Not In Charge Of Anything Anymore’

Vir Das, host of India’s first lockdown comedy special for charity 'Inside Out', talks to Outlook about the home show and how it fared on a digital platform

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Missing Connect

India’s internet infrastructure is grossly unprepared to support a wholesale shift of learning online

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E-Class Of 2020

Online, online, online…not even the nerdiest, gadget-happy kid could have imagined education like this. How is India faring? Outlook surveys the landscape.

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