SC asks Centre to come with guidelines to curb social media misuse

Technology has taken a “dangerous turn”, the Supreme Court observed today and asked the Centre to apprise it within three weeks about the time-frame needed to come up with guidelines to curb misuse of social media in the country. Continue Reading

Govt investing LIC money in loss-making firms: Priyanka Gandhi

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today alleged that the Modi government was “shattering” people’s trust in LIC by investing the state-run insurance firm’s money in loss-making companies. Continue Reading

Telangana Governor mulls holding Praja Darbar

Governor of Telangana Tamilisai Soundararajan, who was recently appointed to the post, was considering holding ”Praja Darbar,” a programme for direct interaction with people of the state to hear their grievances. Continue Reading

INX media case: No officer has done anything wrong, says Chidambaram

Chidambaram, who was sent to judicial custody in Tihar Jail last week in connection with the INX Media corruption case, asked his family to post a message from him on Twitter. The veteran Congress leader said people asked him why only he had been arrested, but he had no answer. Continue Reading

A ‘Group’ study

The latest issue of TIME is awash with worry and woe from top tech wizards over the ‘social media monster’ they had unleashed in all ‘good faith’. The belated crocodile tears are not just out of guilt but also owing to shameful helplessness in not being able to bottle the genie. Profits in pocket, pride is now bleeding. Continue Reading