Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems are increasingly embedded in society – from curating social media feeds and assisting law enforcement, to deciding an individual’s creditworthiness and aiding in healthcare.
The coronavirus pandemic has re-emphasized the need for evidence-backed research in tackling health, economic, and socio-political issues in India, and across the world. In an increasingly saturated information space, how can we ensure that cogent steps are taken during times of crises?
The coastal state of Kerala in south India has used a unique strategy to halt the coronavirus. By deploying police to support and inform people—for example, by arranging home delivery of essential goods to people in quarantine—it has flattened the curve.
On June 15, at least 20 Indian soldiers lost their lives in a violent clash between Indian and Chinese troops in the Galwan Valley region of eastern Ladakh. As tensions between India and China soar, what immediate impact will this conflict have on their already precarious relationship?
Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi recently announced that India must become Atmanirbhar (self-reliant).
An overwhelming majority of labor in India works in the informal sector without adequate social security. Simultaneously, the inflexibility of labor regulation prevents Indian firms from growing through labor expansion, incentivizing investments in capital instead.
China’s foreign minister Wang Yi finally admitted late last month that the Covid-19 pandemic has severely slowed down Beijing’s flagship foreign policy project, the Belt and Road Initiative.
Although India holds strategic reserves of crude oil and food, it entered the coronavirus pandemic with severe shortages of essential medical equipment.
Taiwan has made considerable headway towards successfully implementing its Artificial Intelligence (AI) initiatives. India, however, remains at a nascent stage. How can they effectively collaborate to encourage AI growth?
Taiwan has made considerable headway towards successfully implementing its Artificial Intelligence (AI) initiatives. India, however, remains at a nascent stage. How can the two nations effectively collaborate to encourage AI growth?