Banned NDFB gives up arms, signs agreement with government
According to the pact, the National Democratic Front of Boroland under the leadership of its 'president' B Saoraigwra will abjure violence and join in peace talks with the government. The tripartite agreement was signed by representatives of the NDFB and the central and Assam governments, the officials said.
Sebi bans former Diageo official for 7 yrs in insider trading case
Regulator Sebi has barred Nishat Shailesh Gupte, a former official of Diageo Plc
Lebanon bans Carlos Ghosn from foreign travel
The 65-year-old businessman -- for years venerated in Japan for turning around once-ailing Nissan -- fled while awaiting trial on charges including allegedly under-reporting his compensation to the tune of USD 85 million.
SC dismisses resort's plea against HC order banning construction on Vembanad lake
A bench of Justices R F Nariman, Aniruddha Bose and V Ramasubramanian upheld an order of the high court which had in 2013 ordered demolition of resorts. The apex court held that under the 2011 notification the areas identified had to be declared as critically vulnerable coastal area (CVCA) only through a process of consultation with local fisher, etc.
Facebook bans deepfakes in fight against online manipulation
The social network said late Monday that it's beefing up its policies to remove videos edited or synthesized in ways that aren't apparent to the average person, and which could dupe someone into thinking the video's subject said something he or she didn't actually say.
Sebi bans Adamina Traders for 3 years for fraudulent trading
Sebi had issued a show cause notice in September 2017 to Adamina Traders alleging that the firm manipulated Secunderabad Healthcare shares.
TikTok updates community guidelines, bans ‘misleading’ information, ‘hateful’ ideologies
TikTok said in a blog post on Wednesday that the changes offer clarity around how it defines harmful or unsafe content not permitted on the platform.
India bans import of refined palm oil: Govt notification
The move to ban palm oil comes at a time when New Delhi is trying to curb imports from Malaysia following criticism from Kuala Lumpur on India's actions in the Kashmir region and its new citizenship law. India imports most of its refined palm oil from Malaysia and crude palm oil from Indonesia.
Envoys in Jammu meet civil society members, get briefed by CS, DGP
In the first such trip by foreign diplomats post August 5, envoys of 15 countries including the US on Friday interacted with civil society members and were briefed by a high level team led by Chief Secretary BVR Subramanian and DGP Dilbag Singh.
Unhealthy coconut oil, beef ban, Maggi row: Food controversies that didn’t fail to amuse us this decade
Indians love a good food controversy.
Facebook renews policies, bans deepfake videos ahead of US elections; satirical content exempted
Facebook gave no indication on the number of people assigned to the task.
Three militants of banned outfit held in Tripura
North Tripura district police chief Bhanupada Chakraborty said that acting on an intelligence input, the police arrested the militants -- Phanijoy Reang, Samprai Debbarma and Kanti Marak, from Panisagar and Dharmanagar railway stations on Wednesday night. The police also seized one 9 mm pistol, huge live cartridges and many incriminating documents.
Assam govt to write to Centre to ban PFI: Himanta Biswa Sarma
Assam police is investigating the role of PFI in the anti Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) violent protest on December 10 and 11.
UP seeks ban on PFI for Anti-CAA violence
The police had found materials such as banners, flags and pamphlets. According to the police, the strategy was to call a large number of people for the protests for which groups were made on social media websites and photos and videos were shared to incite people against the CAA as well as the NRC.
UP seeks ban on PFI for anti-CAA violence
UP DGP OP Singh said on Tuesday that they had written to the Union Home Ministry, seeking a ban on the PFI after its Uttar Pradesh head, Wasim, and 16 other activists were arrested for allegedly masterminding the violence in the state capital during anti-CAA protests.
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