Kazakh activist released after being held for spreading false information
Monday, 20 April 2020 A nationalist politician in Kazakhstan who has criticised the government was released on Monday after two days detention on accusations of spreading false information during the coronavirus emergency, his sister said.
Amid every crisis, the internet provides a firehose of information. Some of it's solid, and some of it can be dangerously inaccurate. According to Business Insider, one viral email has circulated claiming that holding your breath for 10 seconds can help you self-diagnose the coronavirus. It also...
A special repatriation flight took off from Kazakhstan's Karaganda Airport to India on May 26. 143 Indian nationals will return home from this flight under Vande Bharat Mission. It was the first flight from Kazakhstan to India during the lockdown period. Ambassador of India to Kazakhstan, Prabhat Kumar said, "Today, we are starting the evacuation from Kazakhstan. Today is the first flight from Karaganda. We are sending flights from May 26 till June 1, daily one flight. It will be taking around 1000 people to India. We have registered around 3,400 people for evacuation and rest of the people will be covered in next phase." The stranded Indian nationals across globe are being brought back to their home country under Centre's Vande Bharat Mission.
While our frontline workers are fighting a pandemic, our second line of defence is fighting an infodemic, a deluge of false, fake and misleading information! In this video we tell you truth behind some..