Inside the Vigilante Mob Campaign to ‘Free’ a Sectioned COVID Truther
Simon Parry was placed in mental health care after making threats against politicians. Now his fellow conspiracists are waging a campaign to "free" him from the clutches of a government they believe is hellbent on silencing him and other truthers.
India's Year of Extreme Lockdown in Memes
The best memes of the worst year ever.
Meet the Lucky People Who Secured a Second Lockdown Cuff
“I often think about how different things with us would be if everything was normal.”
India's Lockdown Forced Millions of Migrants to Go Home. Now Employers Want Them Back.
Under the world’s strictest lockdown, businesses in thriving Indian cities threw their low-wage workers out.
How to Work From Home When Others Around You Are Not
When time has melted for everyone around but not yourself, clocking in your 9-to-5 work hours can come with a mixed bag of envy and relief.
Under Pressure from International Fashion Brands, Bangladesh Garment Factories Reopen in Lockdown
"We have to accept coronavirus as part of life. If we don't open factories, there will be economic crisis”
A Teacher in West Bengal Climbs Trees to Get Internet for His Online Classes
This hero is going above and beyond for his students.
Massive Traffic Jams Plague India's Roads as Lockdown Is Relaxed
The first phase of lockdown relaxation was preceded by the biggest one-day spike in COVID-19 cases.
An Indian Artist is Documenting Sounds From People Stuck in Isolation
From the sounds of waves crashing and birds chirping to those of hospital equipment—Pallavi Paul’s “time capsule” captures the sounds of lockdown.
Indians Are Watching A Disturbing Amount of Child Porn During Coronavirus Lockdown
Shocking new data shows that along with the 95 percent increase in child porn consumption, there's also been a 200 percent spike in searches for videos showing children bleeding, choking, tortured or in pain.
What to Expect After a Month of Lockdown, According to People in Italy and Spain
“Don’t give yourself false hope – like thinking that after two or three weeks it will go away, and you will get back to your normal life.”
Hackers Are Disrupting Zoom Video Calls With Porn and Hate Speech
If you're working from home and using the popular video conferencing app, you probably want to read this.