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Wechat ban : US Court refused to buy Trump Government stand

A US judge early Sunday (Sept 20) blocked the Commerce Department from requiring Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google to remove Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat for downloads by late Sunday.   US Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler in San Francisco said in an order that WeChat users who filed a lawsuit “have shown serious questions going Read More…

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Heavy showers brought some relief for 6879 Sq.km burned area by Oregon wildfires

Unaccustomed to the sheer scope and magnitude of the conflagrations, Oregon’s ill-equipped firefighters initially struggled for days to even keep pace with the blazes, before cooler, moister and less windy weather settled over the region, and reinforcements could arrive.   Wildfires have claimed at least eight other lives in Oregon and one in Washington state, Read More…

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India one among the 20 major drug transit or illicit drug producing nations : Trump

  US President Donald Trump has identified India along with 20 other nations as major drug transit or illicit drug-producing countries Trump asserted that his administration is taking the fight to criminal organisations engaged in narcotics substances and their enablers on an unprecedented scale.   In his presidential determination, Trump also designated Bolivia and the Read More…

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FY 21 Quarter one : India’s worst economic contraction in 40 years GDP shrinks by 23.9%

India’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted 23.9 per cent in the April-June quarter of 2020-21 from that in the same quarter last financial year, showed official data released by the National Statistics Office (NSO) on Monday. This is the first instance of an economic contraction for the country in at least four decades, and also Read More…

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Facebook faces heat on BJP nexus issue as 11 Employees denounce its stand

According to Reuters an open letter written to Facebook’s leadership by 11 employees on one internal platform demands company leaders acknowledge and denounce “anti-Muslim bigotry” and ensure more policy consistency.   The social network is battling a crisis in India after the Wall Street Journal reported that Facebook’s top lobbying executive opposed applying the company’s Read More…

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Congress asked Facebook to conduct probe and allege BJP afraid of facing JPC probe

The Congress party that insisted on JPC probe on BJP Facebook nexus again on Tuesday tightened its grip and wtittern to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg   Congress asked Facebook founder to probe allegations that the social media company’s India team meted out favourable treatment towards the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).   KC Venugopal, Congress’ Read More…

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Facebook just replies but nought action made Congress Stick to JPC Probe for BJP FB nexus

A day after US newspaper Wall Street Journal and principle opposition Congress party in India how social media giant Facebook ignored hate speeches made by BJP leader, Facebook issued a clarification saying it does not discriminate on the basis of political ideology.   “We prohibit hate speech and content that incites violence and we enforce Read More…

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Congress demands JPC probe on Facebook and BJP nexus and also on money transfers

Accusing the BJP and the RSS of controlling Facebook and WhatsApp in India, the Congress on Sunday alleged that the two had attacked democracy in the country and demanded a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe into alleged violations by the social media platform and its messaging service.   “Yesterday was a unique day. We celebrated our Read More…