Monday, December 4, 2023

Topic: India

Coronavirus threatens to overwhelm India’s health care system

Meaningful community engagement where government and experts don’t treat local people as ignorant, but rather treat them as having a critical role to play in information sharing, influencing behavioral change, etc., is essential,

A tale of two lockdowns

Here I tell the tale of two kinds of lockdowns, seen through the eyes of Marianne and Bharti - both imaginary - but recounting real-world scenarios.

Invisibles walked home

It was March 30, 2020, the fourth day of nationwide lockdown declared by Prime minister Narendra Modi due to Corona scare. I finally got...

Asia’s Largest Show on Smart and Safe Mobility Opens in Mumbai

The 8th edition of Traffic InfraTech expo along with Parking InfraTech and Smart Mobility expo open in Mumbai on November 20 with participation from over 100 exhibitors from different countries including USA, the UK, UAE, Germany, Israel, Belgium, Australia, China and Italy showcasing their products and solutions for Traffic and Parking Management.

In a first, India win a bronze medal for dragon boat championship

The Indian dragon boat team has created history by winning a bronze medal in the ongoing International Canoe Federation Dragon Boat World Cup being held in Ningbo, China on Sunday. India got the bronze in the mixed team event in the 500m race.

Microsoft Announces HAMS: Harnessing AutoMobiles for Safety

The HAMS project uses a sensing device to create a virtual “safety harness” for the vehicle. Microsoft’s goal is to monitor the state of the driver, as well as how the vehicle is being driven for the road and environment it’s being operated in.