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Day June 26, 2020

Hindustan Unilever to drop word ‘Fair’ from skincare cream ‘Fair & Lovely’

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever on Thursday said it will remove the word ‘Fair’ from its popular skincare brand ‘Fair & Lovely’, as part of a rebranding exercise in the wake of growing voices against racial stereotypes. The company said its… Continue Reading →

How the coronavirus crisis exposes India’s social inequalities

Pandemic shines spotlight on the divide as care ranges from crowded public hospitals to spacious suites at private ones.8 hours ago When Pradeep Kumar’s wife was admitted to a government-run hospital in India’s capital for treatment of the COVID-19 disease,… Continue Reading →

UN human rights experts urge India to release anti-CAA protesters

Experts say the arrests were made to send a ‘chilling message’ to India’s civil society for exercising right to protest.an hour ago A group of United Nations human rights experts has asked India to “immediately” release people who were arrested… Continue Reading →

The new political football

Marcus Rashford, Raheem Sterling and the rise of the activist super-players. BY JASON COWLEY Early in the coronavirus pandemic, as the country went into lockdown, the Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, demanded that, in the spirit of social solidarity, Premier League footballers… Continue Reading →

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