Dhvani Solani

Work

I Never Want to Hear These WFH Lines Again

“I’m going to share my screen now… can everybody see it?”
Dhvani Solani
6.22.20
mental health

Why Do Celebrity Deaths Affect Us So Much?

An expert explains why the passing of a famous person can feel so personal and painful.
Dhvani Solani
6.15.20
mental health

Is It Okay to Switch off When News Gets Overwhelming?

A handy guide for those finding it tough to cope with the horrible things happening in the world but also feeling guilty about looking away.
Dhvani Solani
6.12.20
Coronavirus

As India Feels Strain of Pandemic, Private Hospitals Offer Overpriced Coronavirus Home Treatment

While some believe this will help India’s overburdened frontline workers, others cry foul as private players profit heavily off a crumbling healthcare system.
Dhvani Solani
6.10.20
Work

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.
Dhvani Solani
5.26.20
Travel

What Flying in a Near-Empty Plane Amid the Pandemic Feels Like

I always wished to not have anyone sit next to me on a flight so I could stretch out. I never imagined how unsettling it would actually be when it comes true.
Namita Singh Thakur
5.14.20
Photos

In Photos: A Dystopian Coronavirus Nightmare in One of the World’s Most Polluted Cities

Avishek Bhattacharjee’s photo series imagines life in Dhaka if the pandemic is not contained.
Dhvani Solani
4.29.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tourists in India Were Forced to Write ‘Sorry’ 500 Times for Lockdown Violation

If you’re a 90s kid from India, this punishment might just sound like déjà vu.
Dhvani Solani
4.14.20
Health

This Toaster-Sized Ventilator Has Joined India’s Fight Against the Coronavirus

Several companies are racing against time to create what will be a key weapon for India when it’ll come to fully confronting the pandemic.
Dhvani Solani
4.3.20
Tech

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.
Dhvani Solani
4.2.20
Gaming

Houseparty App Is Offering a Million-Dollar Reward for Proof of Hacking

The lockdown’s favourite game came under fire yesterday after users alleged their other accounts were hacked after downloading the app.
Dhvani Solani
4.1.20
Gaming

‘Psych!’ has Emerged as the Favourite Quarantine Game Across the World

The app is now crashing because everyone seems to want to get on it.
Dhvani Solani
3.25.20
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