Musings of a locked down Research Scholar

With everyone talking about mental health these days, I thought I would pen down my experience on the subject. Being a PhD research scholar, I have had my fair share of these demons. I have been a good student throughout my life and was accepted to an elite engineering school as a PhD candidate. My…

Doctor’s Day

It’s the first day of July, celebrated every year as National Doctor’s Day in India. And today- more than ever before, we realize and respect these noble warriors. Amid this lockdown, as most of us are gathering our day in the safety of our homes, at this moment, doctors from all across the world are…

Lockdown Lessons: Discover Yourself

The Covid-19 pandemic has inadvertently created the need to be innovative in all our activities. The prolonged lockdown has given us time to introspect and have a broader vision of life. Watching the poor unable to even manage one meal for themselves makes us realize the value of food. The continuous hard work of medical…

Lockdown Easy Recipes

The COVID-19 pandemic and the consequential prolonged lockdown is a time to review things. With people staying at home without the services and house help, DIY unconsciously has created the need to be innovative in every aspect. Our favorite restaurants are closed and home deliveries are restricted. As revealed by Google, “#Lockdownrecipes”, the record high…

From A Modest Mask To A Fashion Fad!

The pandemic has got millions of people worldwide locked down bringing with it a lot of warranted fear and panic. Also to accept that we don’t seem to be getting out of the clasp of this deadly virus any time soon makes us feel helpless and worried about our health, planning for times ahead. While…

Positivity Amidst Pandemic

And suddenly, the world stopped. Businesses stopped operating, employees were forced to work from home, and everyone was locked inside their houses. There was no war, yet people were dying all around the globe –millions of people died with an unforeseen threat that even the richest country almost gave up. For the first time in…

എസ്ബിഐ വായ്പകളുടെ തിരിച്ചടവുകൾക്ക് മൊറട്ടോറിയം

കോവിഡ്-19 എന്ന മഹാമാരി മൂലം വ്യക്തികൾക്കും കച്ചവടസ്ഥാപനങ്ങൾക്കും ഉണ്ടാകുന്ന വരുമാന നഷ്ടത്തിലൂടെ ഒരു വൻ സാമ്പത്തിക പ്രതിസന്ധിയാണ് സൃഷ്ടിക്കപ്പെട്ടിരിക്കുന്നത്. ഇക്കാര്യം കണക്കിലെടുത്തുകൊണ്ട് ഇക്കൂട്ടർക്ക് ഒരു ആശ്വാസം നൽകുക എന്ന ലക്ഷ്യത്തോടെയാണ് മാർച്ച്‌ 27 ന് റിസർവ്വ് ബാങ്ക് വായ്പാ തിരിച്ചടവിന് മൊറട്ടോറിയം പ്രഖ്യാപിച്ചത്. ഇത് സംബന്ധിച്ചുള്ള റിസർവ്വ് ബാങ്ക് സർക്കുലറിൻ്റെ വെളിച്ചത്തിൽ, ഇന്ത്യയിലെ എറ്റവും വലിയ ബാങ്ക് എന്നറിയപ്പെടുന്ന സ്റ്റേറ്റ് ബാങ്ക് ഓഫ് ഇന്ത്യ, തങ്ങളുടെ വായ്പാ ഇടപാടുകാർക്കു തിരിച്ചടവിനുള്ള ആശ്വാസപദ്ധതികളുമായി മുന്നോട്ട് വന്നിട്ടുണ്ട്. ഭവന വായ്പ,…

How to Avail SBI EMI Moratorium?

A large effect of the COVID-19 pandemic has been a disruption in finances, arising out of the loss of income for individuals and business units. Keeping in view of these serious financial challenges, and in a bid to bring relief to such businesses and individuals, The Reserve Bank of India, on March 27, 2020, made…