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Why do we keep waiting for the next disaster?

Five patients died at a five-star hospital when a makeshift ward caught fire on Wednesday last. One of the deceased was Vernon Anthony Paul, a 75-year-old man who was found to be coronavirus negative and was waiting to be transferred to a different section of the hospital. However, the transfer didn’t take place. His son, […]

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How cruel we can be

When you have to encounter the harsh reality of a father allegedly killing his own child in order to trap someone, you certainly have to worry about the mental health of a large number of people in Bangladesh. According to Ain o Salish Kendra, at least 1,644 children faced violence — while 182 of them […]

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A world without firearms

The BBC is one of the very few news organizations that continuously comes up with new ideas for its audience. Recently, BBC Future published an analysis titled “What if all guns disappeared?” in its “What if…” section where Rachel Nuwer depicts the present state of humanity bubbling with guns and gun-related deaths across the world, […]