PUBG Mobile Ban: Iraq Government Bans Online Games Including PUBG Over Threat to National Security

Iraq parliament has now banned several popular online games, including the biggest of all time, Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG). The government says these games are harmful to society and a potential national security threat. Oil-rich Iraq has suffered for decades under the dictatorial rule of Saddam Hussein and U.N. sanctions, the 2003 U.S. invasion and […]

Twitter CEO Defends Decision Not to Ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company’s decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars show, saying he did not break any rules. Dorsey’s remarks, in a series of tweets late Tuesday, came after other major tech companies removed Jones’ content for violating hate speech policies. “We didn’t suspend Alex Jones or Infowars yesterday,” Dorsey said. “We know that’s […]

Saudi Arabia to lift ban on internet calls

Saudi Arabia is lifting a ban on voice and video calling apps such as WhatsApp and Skype, in a move aimed at boosting productivity and economic growth. The ministry of communications said access to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) would be “widely available to users” from Wednesday. It had previously blocked VoIP apps for failing […]

Kashmir internet ban: No one knows who ordered the shutdown, shows RTI

For about four months last year, Kashmir reeled under a mobile internet ban clamped to tamp down on rumours and controversial videos that fanned a snowballing unrest in the Valley. Prepaid mobile phones, a select batch of landline numbers and even fixed-line broadband services were occasionally snapped as authorities struggled to contain clashes that left […]

US mulling extending carry-on computer ban to Europe

In March, Washington banned passengers on direct flights to the United States from 10 airports in eight countries from carrying on board laptop computers, tablets and other electronic devices larger than cellphones More US authorities are considering banning carry-on computers on European flights to the United States, widening the security measure introduced for flights from […]

eBay Offers New Shipping Options, Law Could Reverse Homemade Cookie Ban

For those who sell products on eBay, the shipping process can seem difficult and impersonal. But the ecommerce giant recently announced a small change that could improve the shipping process for sellers, in the form of branded boxes. In addition, those who sell cookies and other baked goods in certain states could soon get some […]

Rs. 500, 1000 Notes Ban: HP Announces 50-Day Payment Holiday for Notebook Customers

Rs. 500, 1000 Notes Ban: HP Announces 50-Day Payment Holiday for Notebook Customers HIGHLIGHTS HP has sought a new plan to avoid on-going cash crunch HP’s payment holiday facility will have zero-interest EMI option Customers can buy HP products now and pay in 2017 HP India on Friday announced a 50-day payment holiday for its […]

Law Being Cooked Up to Reverse Ban On The Sale of Home Baked Cookies

If you’re a resident of New Jersey or Wisconsin, you can’t legally sell cookies and similar baked goods made in a home kitchen. But there are efforts underway in both states to reverse the ban on home baked cookie sales. Erica Smith, an attorney for the Institute for Justice, explained the current situation in an […]

Tunisian Nobel ‘An proposal to place’, Says Ban Ki-Moon

file photograph of UN Secretary-wellknown Ban Ki-moon big apple: UN Secretary-standard Ban Ki-moon today congratulated the Tunisian country wide talk Quartet for triumphing the Nobel Peace Prize, pronouncing their paintings changed into an notion to thelocation and the world. The civil society leaders have been stated for helping to create the handiest democracy to emerge […]

All-girl Indian Peacekeeping Unit thought For All: Ban Ki-Moon

Ban underscored that the conduct of the FPU served as an example of the way the deployment of greaterfemale uniformed personnel can help the United international locations. UNITED international locations: Hailing India’s women peacekeeping unit in Liberia as an notion for all, UN leader Ban Ki-moon stated that their conduct has served for example of […]