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Google reportedly spying on Facebook, Instagram and TikTok users on Android

Google reportedly spying on Facebook, Instagram and TikTok users on Android

Google is reportedly keeping tabs to how its users interact with rival Android apps, selectively monitoring how the users interact with non-Google apps via an internal programme to make its own products better.According to a report in The Information, an internal programme at Google known as "Android Lockbox" gives employees access to data on how Android users interact with popular, non-Google apps like TikTok, Facebook and Instagram."When YouTube was planning the rollout of its rival to TikTok in India earlier this month, employees turned to a valuable source of market research: how people...

July 25, 2020
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Reliance estimates $400 million liability in KG-D6 cost recovery dispute

Reliance estimates $400 million liability in KG-D6 cost recovery dispute

Reliance Industries has estimated a maximum liability of USD 400 million (₹3,000 crore) in its nine-year old dispute with the government over alleged under-utilisation of capacity at the KG-D6 field due to failure to comply with an approved investment plan. Natural gas output from Dhirubhai-1 and 3 gas fields in the KG-D6 block in the Bay of Bengal started to lag company projections from the second year of production itself in 2010 and the field ceased to produce in February this year much ahead of its projected life.The government blamed the phenomenon to the company not sticking to the...

May 24, 2020
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Devastating pictures from Uttarakhand forest fires over last four days⁠— forests burn as North India becomes the world’s warmest region

Devastating pictures from Uttarakhand forest fires over last four days⁠— forests burn as North India becomes the world’s warmest region

As many as 46 forest fires have been wreaking havoc in Uttarakhand for over four days —The rising temperature and hot spells have pumped super hot winds all over North India — making it thealong with south-east Pakistan.A large number of species of animals living there struggled to survive. According to the forest department, a forest fire first broke out inand it is difficult to control the fires due to winds.The hilly state has 38,000 square kilometers of forest areas — which isfrom Brahma Kamal to the famous mythological Sanjivani Booti.Uttarakhand: Forest fire broke out in Srinagar of...

May 27, 2020
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New Zealand's prime minister put the military in charge of new arrivals, saying letting 2 new COVID-19 cases travel the country without being tested was an 'unacceptable failure'

New Zealand's prime minister put the military in charge of new arrivals, saying letting 2 new COVID-19 cases travel the country without being tested was an 'unacceptable failure'

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has called the decision to allow two arrivals from the UK travel the country without being tested for COVID-19 "an unacceptable failure of the system," and put the military in charge of quarantining people at the border from now on.Two women who traveled from the UK to New Zealand earlier this month tested positive on Tuesday, . Ardern had announced last week that the country had eliminated the coronavirus.People coming into the country are ordinarily kept in 14-day managed isolation. Additionally, under — two days after the arrivals came — arrivals...

June 17, 2020
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Scotland votes to end export of tear gas, rubber bullets, and riot gear to the United States

Scotland votes to end export of tear gas, rubber bullets, and riot gear to the United States

The Scottish Parliament voted in favor of immediately halting the export of rubber bullets, tear gas, and riot gear to the United States on Thursday.The tally, issued by 52-0 votes with 11 abstentions, comes less than three weeks after George Floyd died at the hands of American police, spurning nationwide protests against racialized police violence. In many cases, police have met peaceful protests with violent force.The parliament "stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement," , "and considers that the UK government must immediately suspend all export licences for tear gas,...

June 12, 2020
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Most Americans support Andrew Yang's call for a 4-day workweek — but before any policy changes, we should understand why the 5-day, 40-hour workweek was so revolutionary

Most Americans support Andrew Yang's call for a 4-day workweek — but before any policy changes, we should understand why the 5-day, 40-hour workweek was so revolutionary

It was a long fight on the part of workers and worker unions to get the five-day, 40-hour workweek. Now, more thought leaders and lawmakers alike are calling for a new adjustment to how people work: a four-day workweek.Leading the charge is entrepreneur and former US presidential candidate , who has consistently called for the labor-policy change."3-day weekends are better than 2-day weekends," . "We should seriously look at 4-day workweeks. Studies show that we would be just as productive. It would create jobs at the margins and improve mental health."America's workers seem to agree.A...

June 12, 2020
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Glenmark launches first oral coronavirus drug in India called FabiFlu

Glenmark launches first oral coronavirus drug in India called FabiFlu

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals on Saturday said it has launched antiviral drug Favipiravir, under the brand name FabiFlu, for the treatment of patients with mild to moderate COVID-19. The Mumbai-based drug firm had on Friday received manufacturing and marketing approval from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI).FabiFlu is the first oral Favipiravir-approved medication for the treatment of COVID-19, the company said in a statement."This approval comes at a time when cases in India are spiralling like never before, putting a tremendous pressure on our healthcare system," Glenmark...

June 20, 2020
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China loses WTO dispute against EU for market economy status

China loses WTO dispute against EU for market economy status

In a landmark development, China has lost a dispute to the European Union at the World Trade Organization (WTO) for a market economy status, as the former allowed the dispute to lapse.The development comes after four years of battle for the market-economy status by China. The designation would have put the country in a stronger position in respect of its commercial and trade partners.A note by the WTO Secretariat said China allowed the dispute to lapse. "At the request of China, the panel suspended its work on 14 June 2019 (WT/DS516/13). Since the panel has not been requested to resume its...

June 21, 2020
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UK could soon cut off Huawei's 5G dream in the country as PM Boris Johnson is set to announce a major policy change, say reports

UK could soon cut off Huawei's 5G dream in the country as PM Boris Johnson is set to announce a major policy change, say reports

Amid UK-China face off over Hong Kong, Chinese tech giant, Huawei, could be cut out of UK's 5G network this year, say reports.British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to make a major policy change after GCHQ, intelligence and security organisation responsible for providing signals intelligence to the government and armed forces of the UK, is believed to have reassessed the risks posed by the Chinese technology company, newspapers have said.A report by GCHQ's National Cyber Security Centre has decided the US sanctions barring Huawei from using technology relying on American intellectual...

July 5, 2020
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India records highest-ever spike of 2,003 COVID-19 deaths

India records highest-ever spike of 2,003 COVID-19 deaths

(Eds: adding details of cases in states) New Delhi, Jun 17 () India registered the highest-ever spike of 2,003 COVID-19 fatalities pushing the death toll to 11,903 on Wednesday, while the caseload rose to 3,54,065 with 10,974 new coronavirus infections, according to the Union Health Ministry data. Of the 2,003 new deaths, Maharashtra accounted for the highest 1,409 fatalities taking its COVID-19 death tally to 5,537, while coronavirus deaths in Delhi surged by 437 taking its toll to 1,837, according to the official data updated at 8 am. "The sudden surge in deaths is based on entry of data...

June 17, 2020
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