Swami’s family has alleged that he was lathi-charged when the police were clearing the streets of people who had gathered on the streets. He was a part of the crowd that was baton-charged and reportedly sustained grievous injuries. Though he was rushed to a nearby hospital immediately, the doctors pronounced him ‘brought dead’. … [Read more...] about Lockdown | Howrah-based man succumbs to injuries sustained due to alleged police brutality
>> Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a strongly worded statement at an emergency G20 Video Summit said that the coronavirus crisis is robbing us of our "most precious resource— our lives, our health". He stated that while the G20 emerged as the leading forum to mitigate the 2008 global financial crisis, "we have allowed a purely economic agenda to define globalization". … [Read more...] about Coronavirus Wrap March 26 | Here’s all you need to know about day’s developments
The needs of the medical and paramedical community must be met fully. Already, there are reports of huge shortage of coveralls and other safety gears, including masks. A section of doctors has given dark hints that they will strike work should their safety concerns not be addressed immediately. The news that an on-duty doctor at the King George Medical College in Lucknow being infected with COVID-19 raises an alarm. Before you put on the oxygen masks of your fellow passengers, put on yours first is the advice given by the cabin crew before a flight takes off. In a pandemic, the medical personnel must similarly ensure they do not get infected before ensuring their patients are not infected or if infected are treated. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Pandemic | How to keep the production lines uninterrupted
“My goal was to reach the stressed overworked employees and make them laugh especially with all of the horrible customers they have been dealing with and the exhausting back breaking labor they’ve been putting in to keep the shelves loaded as best they can,” Cook said in her Facebook post. “To all retail employees, we love and appreciate you and hope for your health and safety! I hope you found these entertaining and not annoying.” … [Read more...] about Mom spreads a little joy for overworked Walmart employees with hilarious Post-it notes
Using a modpack called Cubic Chunks, which makes Minecraft more realistic, along with the Terra 1:1 mod, which uses online, public datasets to create some of the planet’s landscapes, Pippen has brought satellite photos to virtual life in an exciting new way. His scale model of the Earth has a sweeping grandeur that may just push the boundaries of Minecraft exploration further than its creators ever intended it to go. Furthermore, it proves that if you dream big, and you have access to satellite photos and a whole lot of time on your hands, there’s no end to what you can accomplish online. … [Read more...] about This fan built a ‘Minecraft’ model of the entire Earth—to scale. Sure, why not?