What to Read in The Hindu
14 March 2022

1. Unguided missile

  • The accidental firing of a missile by India into Pakistan could have led to serious, unintended escalation of tensions between the two nuclear armed countries, but, fortunately, that did not happen.
  • Editorial Page 6

 

2. Govt. drug stores to sell nutraceuticals

  • Page 10, News
  • Aimed at providing accessible, standardised and affordable generic medicines, the Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP) Kendras, which currently offer a product basket of 1,451 drugs and 240 surgical instruments, have added nutraceuticals products, including protein powder and bar, malt-based food supplements and immunity bar for its customers.

 

3. The functioning of the ISS after sanctions

  • Page Text and Context
  • Russia’s part in the collaboration of the ISS is the module responsible for making course corrections to the orbit of the space station. They also ferry astronauts to and from the ISS.

 

4. The genetic variants causing severe COVID-19

  • Page Text and Context
  • The GenOMICC project is a research study that brings together clinicians and scientists from around the world to find the genetic factors that lead to critical illnesses.