Articles by Dr Sylvia Karpagam

For vegans concerned about animal rights, apparently, only animals eaten by humans are acknowledged as sentient beings. If their concern extended to all animals, then they would not be able to eat either animal or plant-based food.
Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 10:38
It was found that the consumption of mid-day meals was higher in schools when they were being cooked on the school premises, instead of being provided by centralised kitchens.
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 13:25
Dr Payal Tadvi could not have broken this system. It has never in a thousand years seen her as equal and never will – for the next thousand.
Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:07
Unless lessons are learnt and the system gears up, these kinds of incidents are likely to recur and more lives will be unnecessarily lost.
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 18:45
The Bill in its present form will become a tool of oppression and institutionalise the violations already being faced by the transgender community.
Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 14:46
According to the state health department in Karnataka, over 400 cases of swine flu have been confirmed as of Thursday.
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 18:28
The Health Ministry has claimed everything is under control, but desired response would be to anticipate and be prepared for the worst.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 17:51
There is a great deal of interest, spilling into the realm of the voyeuristic and impinging on human dignity and rights, when it comes to the sexuality of trans patients.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 11:25