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Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO; Zukerberg asked to testify

IMAGE: Alexander Nix, CEO of Cambridge Analytica, arrives at the offices of Cambridge Analytica in central London. Photograph: Henry Nicholls/Reuters Cambridge Analytica, the political data......

'Military still the most powerful institution in Pakistan'

'It has a natural inclination to foster as much competition among civilian politicians as possible.' IMAGE: 'The appetite for the war on terror is rooted in a change in the approach of the......

Right to privacy is deeply linked to national security

Admittedly, EVMs too have a UID number and any convergence of data can make the secret ballot system a party of history, warns Dr Gopal Krishna in the 5th part of his series against Aadhaar.......

Aadhaar Act contravenes right to life and personal liberty

Aadhaar-related schemes and the Aadhaar Act exist on the assumption that Right to Privacy is not a Fundamental Right. The SC's verdict has totally demolished this flawed assumption, says Dr Gopal......

How Aadhaar promotes a digital caste system

The linking of biometric UID/Aadhaar number to all public services makes “We, the People of India” worse than slaves, says Dr Gopal Krishna. The second in a 7-part series. Illustration:......

GST prospects get ambiguous again

If GST is to be taken up during the ongoing session, much hinges on whether the government on Monday accommodates Congress concerns on the Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning......

Pro-business or aam aadmi: Modi government's tough balancing act

Image: the Packaging of the NDA goals is now giving it a new dimension. Photograph, courtesy: Press Information Bureau In the run-up to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Arun Jaitley, then contesting......

GST to test Modi government's legislative skills

Legal experts have a mixed reaction to the government’s track record in managing its legislative business. On the face of it, the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance......

Big concerns about the Aadhaar card

'There are requiring agencies under the law and these are going to use Aadhaar for authentication of various kinds – these can be anybody including a person, a private entity or the......

Aadhaar:Nearing a billion and counting, connectivity remains a problem

Aadhaar now has legal backing but it still faces challenges of privacy and data sharing. With enrolment numbers creating history now, we take a look at strengths & weaknesses in the system.  ......
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Key scheme echoes failures of previous government

Mumbai: No more than 1.8% of the funds released for Smart Cities Mission (SCM) have been utilised since its launch in 2015, the Parliamentary... ...

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Facebook crisis reignites scrutiny of social networks

Bloomberg Crescendo of criticism met with silence from CEO Zuckerberg even as US Congress demands briefings as FTC reviews prior data agreement... ...

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case closed?

On March 11, 2011, a nuclear disaster struck Japan . The 9.0 magnitude Tohoku earthquake triggered a 15-meter tidal wave, which hit the Fukushima... ...

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Zuckerberg asked to testify; data firm's CEO suspended

The head of Trump-affiliated data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has been suspended, while government authorities are bearing down on both the... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/665716/zuckerberg-asked-testify-data-firms.html
Woes of a Warrior

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