Posts Tagged “Government”

Indonesia: Government moves to block social media as fake images lead to violent clashes

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Indonesia: Government moves to block social media as fake images lead to violent clashes

AS YOU KNOW the online circulation of misinformation including doctored images, memes and videos has reached epidemic proportions in recent years. Ever more bizarre conspiracy theories, with absolutely no basis in scientific fact, continue to do the rounds. These include claims that vaccines cause autism, that fluoride in our drinking water is dangerous and that…

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Automakers Brace For U.S. Government Report On Import Tariffs

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Automakers Brace For U.S. Government Report On Import Tariffs

View Photos The report’s recommendations may bring the global auto industry a step closer to a trade nightmare A confidential Commerce Department report due to be sent to Donald Trump on Sunday is widely expected to clear the way for the U.S. president to threaten tariffs on imported autos and auto parts by designating the…

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Delhi Government Allocates Over Rs. 15,000 Crore To Education, 2 New Universities Proposed

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Delhi Government Allocates Over Rs. 15,000 Crore To Education, 2 New Universities Proposed

New Delhi:  Two new universities, an MBA course in family business and funds for developing students’ business plans are among the initiatives announced by the Delhi government on Tuesday in its 2019-20 budget for the education sector. The budget was presented by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in the Delhi Assembly and the government has…

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