5 April.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Students of Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) stage a protest against online classes, while demanding to reopen the campus. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • A number of students of the IIMC staged a protest on Monday
  • They alleged that despite promising to hold offline classes, the institute was holding online classes since March 30
  • "Large scale elections are being held in the country, why are educational institutions being avoided," students said

19 March.Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, several educational institutions across the world switched to online learning in order to maintain social distancing.. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • A 1997 Archie comic strip predicted the switch to remote learning
  • It showed Betty Cooper's life in "2021 AD"
  • In the strip, Betty could be seen attending online classes