Video game companies to benefit from $2 million State Government investment in dedicated industry hub for South Australia

UP to 500 jobs are expected to be created in South Australia over the next three years through a dedicated video game industry hub backed by $2 million in State Government funding. The funding announcement, made by Premier Jay Weatherill on Monday,comes after The Advertiser first revealed plans for an industry space to raise the profile […]

Uber Case: Karnataka High Court Questions Government on Stifling Startup Business

The Karnataka High Court Wednesday questioned the state government on “stifling” the startup business through regulatory norms that create an “unviable” environment while wanting to encourage startups. “On the one hand, you (government) want to encourage startups in the state and, on the other, you want to stifle its business by framing rules like the […]

All Gram Panchayats Will Be Wi-Fi Connected by October 2018: Government

HIGHLIGHTS govt plans to roll out Wi-Fi programme to all Gram Panchayats with the aid of 2018. it is going to be accomplished under the Bharat internet initiative. approximately 800 million Indians may be blanketed by Wi-Fi offeringsby way of 2020: COAI. all of the gram panchayats may have the Wi-Fi connectivity by way of October 2018 […]

Florida government Investigating Incident in which teenager woman Allegedly Had intercourse with multiple companions in excessive college lavatory

per week after a fifteen–year–antique Florida female allegedly had intercourse with more than onecompanions in a public excessive college bathroom, the state‘s branch of children and families is investigating the alleged incident with local government. firstly, the Lee County Sherriff’s office had declined to pursue any crook fees resulting from the incident. The woman and […]

The clinic at your step: How the Delhi government is rethinking primary healthcare

Does consuming highly spiced meals provide you with rashes? Aarti, 12, wanted to understand. Shechecked out her older sister waiting close to the door of the medical doctor’s room at the mohallahospital, in Nathupura village, Burari, North Delhi. Dr CM Gupta, on responsibility at some point of the evening shift, smiled at them and stated, […]

Google, Uber can be Hit by way of New regulations on Maps; government wishes comments

HIGHLIGHTS New thought says licence needed to gather info for maps. Google, taxi apps and others use personal and crowd-sourced maps. idea talks of huge fines for incorrect depictions of Kashmir. corporations like Google which provide maps – or services like Uber and Ola which use them – may run into new problem. an offer […]

Retailers Want Government to Ensure Strict Implementation of ‘No Cashbacks’ Policy

Retailers Association of India (RAI) has said that cashback or the money-back guarantee offers made by marketplace e-commerce players should be treated as influencing the selling price. In a letter to Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, RAI said with the objective of ensuring a level playing field for all channels of retail in India, […]

Reddit Change Sparks Concerns About US Government Spying

Digital privacy advocates and users of Reddit expressed their alarm on Friday over a change in the forum’s transparency report that suggested it may have been asked to give customer data to FBI investigators under a secretive government authority. The annual report lists a variety of requests the site has received for information on users […]

Apple, Google Routinely Asked to Help Government Access Devices: ACLU

The American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday said it had identified 63 cases across the US in which the federal government asked for a court order compelling Apple Inc or Google to help access devices seized during investigations. The cases predominantly arise out of investigations into drug crimes, the ACLU said, adding that the data […]

Government Permits 100 Percent FDI in Online Marketplaces

The government on Tuesday permitted 100 percent FDI in the marketplace format of e-commerce retailing with a view to attract more foreign investments. As per the guidelines issued by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) on FDI in e-commerce, foreign direct investment (FDI) has not been allowed in inventory-based model of e-commerce. At […]