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The Indian real estate industry is combating many challenges Emerging technologies like ML are helping identify property trends and pricing algorithms The increase in internet penetration has provided a great platform for property firms The Indian real estate sector has seen a major transformation over the past few years, with the advent of new business …

SURABAYA, Indonesia/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – A drone dispersed clouds of disinfectant in the sky above Indonesia’s second-largest city Surabaya on Tuesday, a response to the coronavirus pandemic which is catching on around the world despite warnings from health experts. Mass disinfections, often by workers in protective gear resembling characters from the comedy film Ghostbusters, have become …

Migrant workers and their families sit in the back of a truck traveling along National Highway 24 during a lockdown imposed due to the coronavirus on the outskirts of Delhi, on March 29. Photographer: Anindito Mukherjee/Bloomberg Photographer: Anindito Mukherjee/Bloomberg India’s coronavirus response has unwittingly done away with the endless paperwork that has come to define …

NEW DELHI — India’s economy was sputtering even before its leader announced the world’s largest coronavirus lockdown. Now the state-ordered paralysis of virtually all commerce in the country has put millions of people out of work and left many families struggling to eat. On the first day of the nationwide 21-day shutdown of nearly all …

Following similar scenes days prior in Italy and Spain, Indians stood in their doorways and on balconies at 5 p.m. (8:30 a.m. ET) applauding, ringing bells and blowing conch shells, heeding Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to express gratitude to those who have been on the front line. Modi proposed the 14-day quarantine during a …

NEW DELHI: After expanding its testing policy to all hospitalised patients with pneumonia or severe flu symptoms, the government said its strategy remained adequate and there was no need for “indiscriminate testing” as isolation and breaking the chain of transmission were the key to containing the spread of Covid-19 in India. India’s approach to testing …

BENGALURU: The Technology Development Board (TDB), a statutory body under Department of Science and Technology has invited proposals from Indian companies and enterprises to address protection and home-based respiratory intervention for COVID-19 patients. “The proposals may include technologically innovative solutions like low-cost masks, cost-effective scanning devices, technologies for sanitization of large areas as well as …

NEW DELHI: Those flouting the law and ditching home quarantine can face up to six months in jail along with a fine, the health ministry said while asking people to strictly follow the advisories, protocols and guidelines. “We have empowered states to use stringent provisions of the law to ensure people do not break quarantine …

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India hanged four men on Friday who were convicted for the rape and murder of a young woman on a bus in New Delhi in 2012, in a case that shocked the world and shamed the country over its appalling record for crimes against women. The men were executed at dawn …

On December 15, the Delhi Police brutally attacked Jamia Millia Islamia students protesting against the discriminatory Citizenship Amendment Act. Their targets included a young freelance journalist in a housing colony located near the university. As they rained blows on him with their lathis, five of his female friends formed a cocoon around him to shield …