Botched Up Lockdown. India Deserves Better

Prashant Kishor has been criticising the government over the 21-day nationwide lockdown. (File) New Delhi: Election strategist Prashant Kishor yet again slammed the centre this morning over the 21-day “total lockdown” in India as he said that the county’s response to the pandemic “needs to get better”. The nationwide lockdown was announced by Prime Minister […]

Countries with outbreaks reporting less than 20% of symptomatic cases, says U.K. epidemiologist Adam Kucharski

Professor Adam Kucharski, who is an Associate Professor and the Sir Henry Dale Fellow at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, specialises in the mathematical analysis of infectious disease outbreaks. This puts him at the very heart of the debate on the global coronavirus pandemic, especially its spread and containment and mitigation questions. […]