As India rises to meet the challenge of COVID-19, it is crucial to enable government bodies such as ICMR to utilize data and capabilities effectively for rapid detection and treatment. This collaboration is Good Tech in action and IBM’s commitment of enabling governments, businesses and citizens across the globe to have access to technology and expertise in tackling the challenges of COVID-19 pandemic.
The Big Story
The pandemic has brought with it, to the surface, larger issues; of helplessness, of homelessness and of hunger! Stranded in the scorching heat, displaced and penniless, the sufferings of the daily-wage workers is indeed a pitiable sight. Severely affected are also those dependent on the earning of a single member of a family and whose bread-winner is a migrant in another state. The differently-abled, blind, deaf and mute, special persons and senior citizens have their own woeful story to narrate.
The latest round of FICCI’s Business Confidence Survey revealed the sharpest moderation in the confidence level of members of India Inc since the global financial…
In order to enable income taxpayers to avail full benefits of various timeline extensions granted by the Government of India due to Covid-19 pandemic situations, the…
COVID-19 pandemic has caused adverse impact on private healthcare sector resulting in 70 – 80% drop in footfall, test volumes and 50-70% drop in revenue in the last ten days of March; expected to sustain in the month of April with the continued lockdown.
It was one of its kind Hack the Crisis India online hackathon to discover non-medical solutions to stop the spread of COVID 19. The initiative has driven bright minds to come together and find solutions to combat the challenges caused by the COVID-19 crisis.
Foreign tourists who are stranded in various parts of India due to the lockdown situation necessitated by the COVID19 global pandemic would need to log on to the portal, provide some basic contact information and narrate the nature of issues being faced by them if any. Stranded foreign tourists being contacted over emails, telephones and also in person depending on the nature of support required by them.
US-based PE players top investors in Indian real estate; pumped in ~USD 5.7 bn between 2015-2019 Top Indian cities on their radar include Mumbai, Bangalore,…
The present situation of COVID-19 pandemic demands that our nation stands united and support the fight with full-spirit against the novel – Coronavirus i.e, COVID-19. Responding to the same, the CDSL Group has contributed Rs 6.82 Crore in support of all on-going relief efforts
In the present scenario of the Coronavirus pandemic, seeing the urgent requirement for face masks for hospitals, Chairperson Maa Krishna Kashyap and all Trustees of Punyadham Ashram took on the initiative to provide masks to Sassoon Hospital Pune and Army hospitals