Tag: coronavirus outbreak in india

Top headlines: Domestic flights resume Monday, Ola lays off 1,400 staff

Health workers conduct thermal screening of passengers who have arrived from Delhi by a special train at Howrah station, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Kolkata

Domestic flights resume Monday, passengers to get coronavirus guidelines India will resume domestic flights “in a calibrated manner” from Monday as passengers follow prevention guidelines for coronavirus, said the government. “All airports & air carriers are being informed to be ready for operations from 25th May,” said civil aviation minister Hardeep […]

Does garlic cure Covid-19? Find out using IIT Kanpur’s fake news buster

A medic collects a swab sample of a migrant after arriving from Chennai via

Amid the covid-19 pandemic and a deluge of fake news and unverified messages floating on various social media platforms, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur has developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered solution for instant fact checking. Titled ‘Satyanweshi’ (‘seeker of truth’ in Sanskrit), the AI chatbot is programmed for finding […]