Categories for FUTUROLOGY
Recalibrating Public Expenditure on Health
India’s public spending on healthcare was 1.4 per cent of GDP before the pandemic. It compares poorly to 5 per cent by China and Russia, 8 per cent by South Africa, and some 9 plus per cent by Brazil. These... View Article
NEP 2020: Will this serve as our window to the brave new world?
The apparent delay over the implementation of the National Education Policy of India 2020 (NEP 2020), which had the imprimatur of the Union Cabinet of India on 29 July 2020, seems to have been predicted at the time the policy... View Article
”Stealth Omicron” victims: The boiling frogs in slow cooker
Omicron is the most benevolent of all the apostles of death! Your chances of dying of Omicron is far less than the diarrheal diseases, listed as number 8 cause of global death by World Health Organization (WHO). Further, WHO reveals,... View Article
Covid death. Cry me a River!
There is something more dreadful than death. It is the apathy towards death. In the first wave of the Covid-19 we were dealing with the unknown, the deaths seemed to be warranted as we were knowing this beast. We mourned... View Article
Is anti-vaxxer demonic or knucklehead foolhardy?
We live in a bipolar world – pro and anti-vaxxers. Then there are fifty shades of grey. Each individual has a psychological make-up and orientation. Some of these are susceptible to vaccine hesitancy, but not all of them can be... View Article
In search of light through a Covid 19 tunnel: Is this the end of the beginning?
It is a dreadful apocalyptic vision. The Covid 19 may last until 2026 as a worst-case scenario. Reason: the vaccinations and antivirals would cease to be effective against new COVID-19 variants, according to the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA). The... View Article
Predicting life and business when future is so Covid-dependent
We live in extraordinary times. Some say ‘’End Times’’. American radio broadcaster and evangelist Harold Camping, a doomsday preacher who broadcast to a wide cluster of markets in the USA, many times ominously forewarned the ‘End Times’. The doomsday prophet... View Article