Day October 28, 2021

Anda cell

• After activist Gautam Navlakha, arrested in the Elgaar Parishad case, was shifted to the high-security anda cell of Mumbai’s Taloja jail earlier this month, his partner has claimed the move is adversely affecting his health. The 70-year-old’s lawyer has…

Sudan

• Members of Sudan’s cabinet and a large number of pro-government party leaders were arrested in an apparent coup after weeks of tension between the military and a civilian government. Who is in charge in Sudan? • Sudan began a…

Climate Vulnerability Index

• Environmental think tank Council on Energy, Environment and Water has carried a first-of-its-kind district-level climate vulnerability assessment, or Climate Vulnerability Index (CVI), in which it has analysed 640 districts in India to assess their vulnerability to extreme weather events…