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Govt must regulate social media, telcos to protect citizens’ privacy: Salve to SC
Senior advocate Harish N Salve has been fighting for citize...
Court reserves judgement in Musharraf treason case, to announce verdict on Nov 28: Pak media
A special Pakistani court on Tuesday reserved it...
Qassem Soleimani, a general who became Iran icon by targeting US
Relatively unknown in Iran until the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, Soleimani's popularity and mystique grew out American officials calling for his killing. By the time it came a decade and a half later, Soleimani had become Iran's most recognizable battlefield commander, ignoring calls to enter politics but becoming as powerful, if not more, than its civilian leadership.
Iran general steps out of Soleimani's shadow to lead proxies
The Quds Force is part of the 125,000-strong Revolutionary Guard, a paramilitary organization that answers only to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. The Guard oversees Iran's ballistic missile program, has its naval forces shadow the U.S. Navy in the Persian Gulf and includes an all-volunteer Basij force.
Singer Marc Anthony's luxurious $7 mn yacht goes up in flames in Miami
Two crew members were believed to be on board the 'Andiamo', but were able to get off safely.
China targets tech giants in app privacy crackdown
The industry ministry said 41 apps failed an examination following orders in July to ensure they comply with user data rules.
Tech Mahindra buys US based media group Born
Indian ITES major Tech Mahindra is in final stages of negotiations to acquire Born (formerly Group FMG), a global marketing & media solutions agency operating and a deal is likely to be signed soon.
TechM frontrunner to buy media solutions firm BORN
Tech Mahindra is likely to sign the deal for $120 million in a couple of weeks, they said.
Twitter removes 5,929 Saudi accounts it deems state backed
In a blog post Friday, Twitter said the removed Saudi accounts were amplifying messages favorable to Saudi authorities, mainly through "aggressive liking, retweeting and replying." While the majority of the content was in Arabic, Twitter said the tweets also amplified discussions about sanctions in Iran.
State government should have shown my ministries’ work too, says Pilot
Pilot had put out a series of tweets on Sunday night highlighting the achievements of his departments in the last one year. On several occasions, in the last one year, the rivalry between Gehlot and Pilot has come to the fore and both have not hesitated in speaking against each other.
Uzbekistan – freedom of speech given high significance in ongoing reforms
In the recent past journalists of the country did not have much space to freely express themselves, social media was blocked and bloggers could only write about non-political topics.
Cabinet expansion in Maharashtra on December 30
Cabinet expansion of Maharashtra government will take place on December 30 with thirty-six ministers taking oath that day. Currently the Uddhav Thackeray-led cabinet has six ministers besides chief minister Thackeray. The swearing-in is likely to take place at the Vidhan Bhavan.
Ananya Pandays initiative So Positive wins Initiative of the Year
Ananya Panday’s initiative 'So Positive' wins Initiative of the Year Ananya Panday has been the toast of the awards season for her debut film, Student of the...
India-China military ties 'improving', thanks to Modi, Xi efforts: PLA
Providing an upbeat picture of the relations between the two militaries, which shared arduous and at times testing ties guarding the 3,488-km long LAC, Defence spokesman Col Wu Qian said the just concluded joint counter terrorism drills in India "showed the determination" of the two sides to protect the regional stability besides fighting terrorism.
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