“Even before the pandemic, meatpacking workers often experienced hazardous conditions and high rates of injury and illness. What we’re seeing now is that the pandemic is compounding health risks faced by an already vulnerable population,” said researcher Keeve Nachman. “Our goal with this brief was to describe how workplace conditions in the food system could contribute to the spread of the coronavirus, and provide a framework decision-makers can use to provide the best possible protections to workers.” … [Read more...] about 4 ways to protect food workers and the food supply during the pandemic
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— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) May 7, 2020Notably, these messages are being circulated at a time when the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders like Kirit Somaiya have been pushing the Centre to deploy Army in Mumbai to control the worsening COVID-19 situation. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | No military lockdown in Mumbai, Pune — it is fake news: Mumbai Police
This is India’s hour to shine bright as an economic superpower and India must act fast to change its image from a procrastinating system to becoming an efficient and business friendly system. If India succeeds in doing so then this decade and more are India’s to leave an indelible mark in global trade. … [Read more...] about It is India’s hour to shine, but will it?
Leena Menghaney, a lawyer with Doctors without Borders pointed out the issue of “equal access” adding that the high price leads to questions of a “discriminatory system”. “This seems to be a classic case of profiteering by pharma companies and inequitable access of this drug,” she said. … [Read more...] about Doctors hesitate to use life-saving COVID-19 drug, considering patient’s expenses: Report
As a way to stay honest, I consciously decided not to review businesses that I didn’t think I could reasonably give five stars. The bakery with the dry muffins and the mechanic that botched a repair job twice in a row? I skipped them. For other businesses, I offered grace notes. When a favorite restaurant gave us regular fries with our steak shawarma instead of the sweet potato fries we paid extra for, I was honest about it in the review, but added, “Their food still gets five stars.” … [Read more...] about The easiest way to help struggling small businesses? Give them 5 stars on Yelp