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New Indian law to protect foreign investors to exclude tax demands: report

The bill is likely to be presented for passage in the upcoming parliament session that starts January 31.

21 Jan 2020 10:44 AM

Argentine Senate approves emergency food law as crisis worsens

The lower house had voted overwhelmingly in favor of the measure on September 12.

19 Sep 2019 2:38 PM

‘Evidence’ against Chinmayanad missing from student’s hostel room: report

In the video, she sought help from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

12 Sep 2019 11:38 AM

US Congress sends USD 19 billion relief bill to Trump to sign into law

Trump himself weighed in last month to express criticism about the amount of funding earmarked for Puerto Rico.

04 Jun 2019 9:25 AM

Sex trafficking: When victims become perpetrators

The sex trafficking industry produces a terrible paradox, the victims often become the perpetrators themselves.

22 May 2019 7:27 PM


Lawmakers seek probe on US hacking services sold globally

National security experts have grown increasingly concerned about the proliferation of US hacking tools and technology.

16 May 2019 9:37 AM

US congressional leaders query Google on tracking database

Congress has long been expected to take up privacy legislation after California passed a strict privacy law that goes into effect next year.

24 Apr 2019 11:11 AM

Lawmakers ban on cell phone use while driving

The hand-held phone use ban bars drivers holding it unless the vehicle is stopped.

21 Apr 2019 11:19 AM

In the age of cashless, city mandates stores to accept cash payments

The bill, effective from July 1, represents the first time a major city is introducing a law mandating businesses to accept cash.

10 Mar 2019 11:37 AM

Thailand defends cybersecurity law amid concerns over rights, abuse

Thailand’s rubber-stamp parliament approved the Cybersecurity Act unanimously on Thursday.

03 Mar 2019 10:39 AM


Amazon wants transparent use of facial ID tech

Amazon was engaging with a US government institute that tests and compares different vendors’ facial recognition technology.

08 Feb 2019 10:08 AM

Cabinet okay changes to make Aadhaar optional for mobile numbers, bank accounts

Private entities using Aadhaar as a KYC document will have to ensure safety and privacy of the Aadhaar data.

18 Dec 2018 1:34 PM

California will not enforce state net neutrality law pending appeal

The move likely means the California net neutrality law now will be on hold for a year or longer.

27 Oct 2018 9:18 AM

Law makes you a realist, says young entrepreneur and lawyer Sonam Chandwani

India has about 1.3 million lawyers and yet several people either have no access to justice or cannot afford legal services.

04 Jul 2018 7:57 PM

Urban areas crowded with more 'nuisance' birds: study

People living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress.

16 Apr 2018 9:14 PM


Govt notifies law for doubling tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh

Earlier, the upper ceiling on gratuity amount under the act was Rs 10 lakh.

31 Mar 2018 11:17 AM

BlackBerry could face revived US lawsuit over BlackBerry 10

An earlier version of the case was dismissed in March 2015

20 Mar 2018 9:14 AM

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg slammed by UK, US lawmakers

A British lawmaker accused Facebook of misleading officials by downplaying the risk of users' data being shared without their consent.

19 Mar 2018 8:52 AM

Kerala law student 'bullied' for FB post on menstrual taboo

Taking into account other recent incidents, there is no doubt that the RSS was behind the act.

24 Feb 2018 6:14 PM

John Grisham explores student loan debt in latest novel

Readers will still make this another blockbuster best-seller from the master of the legal thriller.

24 Oct 2017 7:58 PM