A massive locust attack on the country’s farms adds another challenge for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration, which is trying to contain the spread of the coronavirus and limit its impact on the economy. It cannot risk food crops getting destroyed by the insects at a time when millions have been pushed into poverty after losing their livelihoods because of the world’s most stringent stay-at-home rules. … [Read more...] about India’s farmers told to scare locusts away by beating drums
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She added: “When Faryal got in touch, I was terrified as by then I’d read all about Amir and I thought she would be furious with me. … [Read more...] about Amir Khan beds beautician Sophia Hammani just 17 days after birth of his second child before his wife Faryal Makhdoom confronts her over fling
But regardless of who was at fault, the whole incident—the death of the 32-year-old, the trauma to his girlfriend, the danger posed to the child, and any danger or undeserved suffering by the cop—could’ve been avoided but for a needless interaction. There is no need for a cop to approach a motorist’s window over a broken taillight. … [Read more...] about End Needless Interactions With Police Officers During Traffic Stops
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In the last few years, there have also been various incidents of Muslims being lynched by Hindu mobs fuelled by the BJP; one mini-pogrom in Delhi was stoked by an elected Bharatiya Janata Party officials; there's also the brutal suppression of the Muslim-dominated state Kashmir in what was the longest internet lockdown in recent times; as well as two meticulously planned, sweeping pieces of legislation architected by Shah, to disenfranchise Muslims in India. Given Modi's history, a potential plan to dovetail Aarogya Setu into a surveillance tool to further press the jackboot onto the necks of minorities and critics is not so wildly improbable. … [Read more...] about India’s contact tracing app made open source, but will this thwart a surveillance state?