Ekta Pariwar Distributed Free Books and Education Supplies To Students

On 4th February 2019 Ekta Pariwar a Kolkata based NGO organised an free education supplies event in a school located at Bihar to distribute free books, copies and other education supplies to the students of the village who were not financially strong enough to carry on their education. The event was organised by Anup Singh […]

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India has Pledge USD 50 million security assistance to Sri Lanka

India has recently pledged a USD 50 million security assistance to Sri Lanka as National Security Advisor Ajit Doval called on Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Saturday , 18 January. Bilateral issues, including strengthening cooperation in defence, intelligence sharing and maritime security were discussed in the meeting. Doval arrived in Colombo on Saturday on […]

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Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid says its difficult for States to “Say It Won’t Follow CAA”

Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid has recently said it’ll be difficult for a state government to say they won’t follow law passed by Parliament. Khurshid told ANI: “If SC doesn’t interfere it’ll remain on statute book. If something’s on statute book, you’ve to obey law, else there are consequences.” He said: “It’s a matter where […]

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Joe Biden wants to revoke Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act

In an recent interview with The New York Times former Vice President Joe Biden called for tech’s biggest liability shield, Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, to be revoked, immediately. Biden said: “The idea that it’s a tech company is that Section 230 should be revoked, immediately should be revoked, number one. For Zuckerberg and other platforms. […]

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Huawei signs deal with TomTom to develop maps for its phone

Huawei has reportedly signed a deal with Dutch digital mapping company TomTom to develop maps for its phones, reports Reuters. A TomTom spokesperson told Reuters that the deal closed some time ago, but it became public late last week. According to the reports of Reuters Huawei is building its own apps with TomTom’s maps, traffic information, and navigation […]

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TikTok shows zero take down requests from China in its first transparency report

TikTok has recently released its first transparency report, showing which countries have submitted requests for content removal as well as access to user data. In the Chinese tech giant ByteDance, claims it did not receive a single takedown request from Communist Party of China in the first half of 2019. TikTok’s report shows that US law […]

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US Army has banned soldiers from using TikTok on government owned phones

United States Army soldiers has been restricted from using TikTok on government-owned phones following a decision to ban the app. The decision comes amidst ongoing worries that the video app owned by Beijing-based company ByteDance could compromise national security or be used to influence or surveil Americans. “It is considered a cyber threat,” Army spokeswoman Lt. Col. […]

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President Trump has signed the law to increase robocall fine to $10,000

President Trump has recently signed a law increasing fines on robocalls and requiring phone service providers to begin authenticating calls across networks. The Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act (TRACED Act) was signed on Monday, after Congress approved the landmark bill earlier this month to give the federal government new abilities to go after illegal […]

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Spotify to pause all political ads in early 2020

Spotify said on Friday that it will pause political advertising early in 2020 on its ad-supported tier and its original and exclusive podcasts, saying it doesn’t have the resources to properly vet such ads first reported by AdAge. In a statement the company said: “At this point in time, we do not yet have the necessary level […]

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FIR Filed Against Raveena Tandon, Farah Khan and Bharti Singh for Hurting Religious Sentiments

FIR has been recently registered by the Punjab Police against actor Raveena Tandon, director-choreographer Farah Khan and comedian Bharti Singh for allegedly hurting religious sentiments of the Christian community on a TV show. The FIR has been registered on over a video clip from the show Backbenchers in which the celebrities can be seen having trouble […]

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