Baidu, investors said to be in talks to raise US$2 billion for biotech start-up using AI technology

Chinese tech giant Baidu is in talks with investors to raise up to US$2 billion over three years for a biotech start-up, which will use artificial intelligence (AI) technology to discover new drugs and diagnose diseases, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said.A second person confirmed the start-up plan.Baidu is unlikely to be the controlling investor, the first person said. Both sources spoke on condition of anonymity, adding they did not have more details on the investment as talks…

WashingtonPost_bigger

Coronavirus blockade strands hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jewish pilgrims at Ukrainian border

TOI_bigger

IPL: Rayudu, Du Plessis star as CSK end five-match losing run to MI

TheGuardian_bigger

‘Frustrations at US policies’ behind Melania Trump statue, says artist

TheTelegraph_bigger

Arsenal vs West Ham, Premier League: live score and latest updates

WashingtonPost_bigger

Coronavirus blockade strands hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jewish pilgrims at Ukrainian border

TOI_bigger

IPL: Rayudu, Du Plessis star as CSK end five-match losing run to MI

TheGuardian_bigger

‘Frustrations at US policies’ behind Melania Trump statue, says artist

TheTelegraph_bigger

Arsenal vs West Ham, Premier League: live score and latest updates

NYT_bigger

Trump Presses for New Justice ‘Without Delay’ as Election-Season Battle Looms

SCMP_bigger

Hong Kong government defends judicial independence after foreign judge quits top court over national security law

WashingtonPost_bigger

As Belarus’s Lukashenko cracks down harder, protesters regroup and fight on