Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover: Govt expects platforms to comply with local rules

NEW DELHI: India’s expectation of Twitter complying with the country’s rules for social media platforms will not change with its takeover by Elon Muskaccording to a senior minister. The world’s richest man and CEO of electric car maker Tesla Inc has become Twitter Inc’s new owner and the self-described free speech absolutist fired top executives, […]

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China Rules Out Taking Back Zero-Covid Policy Amid Protests: Report

China has no timeline for an exit from its Covid strategy, a senior government advisor said. Beijing: A rare protest against Chinese President Xi Jinping and his government’s rigid zero-Covid policy took place in Beijing, days before he is expected to be handed an unprecedented third term in office at a landmark meeting of the […]

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Hundreds of gig driver jobs under threat in Spain as new rules kick in

MADRID: Hundreds of ride-hailing app cab drivers in Barcelona and other Spanish cities could lose their jobs on Saturday when a deadline for new rules covering these services expires, drivers and fleet owners told Reuters. Spain‘s regional governments were told to issue new rules for private cars transporting passengers hired through mobile platforms such as […]

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It wasn’t part of plan but was very much within rules: Harmanpreet on controversial run out | Cricket News

SYLHET: Running out England batter Charlie Dean while she was backing up was not part of India’s plans during the recent ODI series but was very much within the rules of the game, skipper Harmanpreet Kaur said on Friday. Deepti Sharma had effected that controversial run out of Dean to complete India’s 3-0 whitewash of […]

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Govt Orders Blocking 67 Porn Websites For Violating IT Rules 2021

Last Updated: September 29, 2022, 20:07 IST The ban has been ordered after violation of the IT Rules 2021 The government has ordered internet companies to block 67 pornographic websites following court orders and for violating the new IT rules that were issued in 2021. New Delhi: The government has ordered internet companies to block […]

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EU Proposes Rules Making it Easier to Sue Drone Makers, AI Systems

BRUSSELS: The European Commission on Wednesday proposed rules making it easier for individuals and companies to sue makers of drones, robots and other products equipped with artificial intelligence software for compensation for harm caused by them. The AI Liability Directive aims to address the increasing use of AI-enabled products and services and the patchwork of […]

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ONGC Gets Better Price For Oil Under New Rules: Report

India ONGC gets better price for oil under new rules: Report NEW DELHI: India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corp has for the first time sold oil through a three-month local tender, commanding $5-$8 per barrel more than existing rates under new rules that allow producers marketing freedom, industry sources said. ONGC, the country’s top oil […]

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ONGC gets better price for oil under new rules: Report

NEW DELHI: Oil and Natural Gas Corp has for the first time sold oil through a three-month local tender, commanding $5-$8 per barrel more than existing rates under new rules that allow producers marketing freedom, industry sources said. ONGCthe country’s top oil explorer, accepted bids at that level through auction of light sweet oil from […]

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Kate Cross wants ‘wishy-washy’ run-out rules to be made clearer | Cricket News

LONDON: England seamer Kate Cross wants the “wishy-washy” rules regarding the run-out for backing too far at non-striker’s end to be made clearer following the controversial dismissal of Charlie Dean in the final ODI at Lord’s. India pulled off a win against England on Saturday after all-rounder Deepti Sharma ran out Dean (47) for backing […]

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RBI Wants Fintech Operators To Follow Rules Of Game: Shaktikanta Das

Shaktikanta Das Mumbai: Warning against mushrooming of lending apps and their usurious recovery prices, the Reserve Bank said it is not interested in penalizing operators or stifling innovation but wants them to follow the rules of the game, governor Shaktikanta Das said on Tuesday. Addressing the third edition of the global fintech summit here this […]

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Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act 2022: Govt notifies rules for safeguard against misuse, violation | India News

NEW DELHI: Incorporating safeguards against possible misuse and violation of individual liberties while enforcing the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act 2022 — which enables the police and prison authorities to take measurements including fingerprints, palmprints, footprints, biometrics like iris and retina scan, physical and even biological measurements, with exceptions, of those arrested, convicted or facing trial […]

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Germany is ready to review military export rules, Chancellor Scholz says

BERLIN: The German government is ready to review reservations with regard to military export rules that affect joint defence projects, German chancellor Olaf Scholz said on Friday. “Some may be surprised but the German government is prepared to do this,” he said in Berlin according to the script of a speech. Scholz was referring to […]

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Exporters Allowed To Use RoDTEP, RoSCTL Scrips To Pay Customs Duty, Transfer Them; Rules Amended

The central government has made amendments to the Customs rules and allowed exporters to use RoDTEP and RoSCTL scrips to pay Customs duty or transfer or sell them to other importers. The amendment will safeguard the transferee who purchased the scrip in good faith. “In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of Section […]

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EU Proposes Draft Rules Under Cyber Resilience Act to Assess Cybersecurity Risks on Smart Devices

The European Union (EU) has announced a set of draft rules to make it mandatory for all smart devices connected to internet to assess their cybersecurity risks. The step has been taken amid growing concerns about cyberattacks. Under the newly proposed law, known as the Cyber Resilience Act, the European Commission can also levy fine […]

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