Outcry as Afghanistan moves to ban WhatsApp and Telegram

Journalists, media groups and users of social media in Afghanistan have accused the government of censorship after it moved to block the WhatsApp and Telegram messaging services. The editor of one of the country’s biggest newspapers said the move was a retrograde step and would be resisted. The move may have been initiated to stop the Taliban More...

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By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

From JFK files to Trump’s first Asia tour: Today’s news in pictures

7.00 P.M. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was presented a memento by BJP leaders at an election rally, at Rait near Dharamsala.   | Photo Credit: PTI “Himachal Pradesh has immense scope for development More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

News workers unionized. Days later, they were jobless. Was it payback?

A billionaire’s decision last week to shutter the news sites Gothamist and DNAInfo, just a week after employees voted to unionise, seemed to mark another low for unions in online media age. Owner Joe Ricketts More...

By admin On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Can’t resist that bargain? Welcome to the club

We’re all partial to impulse buying. According to online optimisation business Invesp, 84% of all shoppers have made impulse purchases. That’s almost 9 out of 10 of us who will see a bargain on the shelves More...

By admin On Sunday, October 29th, 2017

6 Tips for An Affordable Home Renovation

A person’s biggest investment financially and emotionally is his or her home. It goes without saying that just like any investment it is important that you take care of your house by doing the essentialupkeeps, More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

FBI Says It Couldn’t Access Nearly 7,000 Mobile Devices Because of Encryption

HIGHLIGHTS FBI said it could not retrieve data from about 7,000 devices The reason being given is encryption in the devices It has sparked off the debate between privacy and legislation The FBI hasn’t More...

By admin On Friday, October 20th, 2017

Knowing Where to Buy Car Parts Online

The search for auto parts online can be a daunting one. This is because there are so many sites that are involved in this particular industry. Auto parts should not be bought without looking very carefully at all More...

By admin On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Link Building Without the Groveling. Tips to Get Quality Backlinks

Backlinks are incredibly valuable in the digital marketing world built around search engines like Google. By getting quality backlinks pointed at your site, you’re telling Google that your site – and the content More...

By admin On Saturday, October 14th, 2017

How Can I Take My Business To The Next Level?

Ambitious corporate leaders and entrepreneurs are never satisfied with their company’s current level of success. Rather, they’re constantly looking for systems and strategies that will empower them More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Three Ways to Start a Business with a Good Chance of Success

Most new businesses fail within the first few years of existence; however, there are many ways to start a business that will increase your chances of success. In addition to this, some of these businesses can be More...