Sunday Sentiments

  • A slightly amended version of my Sunday Sentiments column for the Hindustan Times which will appear in the paper on Sunday 13th June.

    Published On June 13, 2021

    Do you know who I was reminded of as I watched the Prime Minister wriggle out of the mess his vaccination policy has created? The Artful Dodger! Not his ‘pickpocketry...
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  • Address questions on Covid-19 vaccine policy

    Published On June 6, 2021

    A useful trick handling questions you can’t or don’t want to answer is to pretend you’ve been asked something else and respond to that. It’ll take a while befor...
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  • India's vaccine policy requires transparency

    Published On May 30, 2021

    A recent study by Public Health England (PHE) which assesses the effectiveness of the AstraZeneca vaccine, known in India as Covishield, against the B.1.617.2 variant o...
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  • The wise words of Manmohan Singh

    Published On May 23, 2021

    Just before he lost power Dr. Manmohan Singh said history would be kind to him. I’m sure it will but it’s too early for such history to be written. However, what th...
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