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US Congress Spars Over Social Media Filtering; Companies Skip Hearing

Democrats and Republicans in the US House of Representatives on Thursday sparred over the role of social media platforms Facebook, Google and Twitter in filtering content after representatives of the tech companies skipped a hearing. Republicans repeatedly suggested at a House Judiciary Committee hearing that Facebook, Alphabet’s Google and Twitter are censoring or blocking content from conservatives, a charge the companies denied. Lawmakers from both parties agreed ... Read More »

Reporter slammed on social media for alerting the police to ‘looters’

With all eyes on the growing tragedy in Houston, one reporter was being taken to task for his prioritizing of events. After noticing what he called “looters,” ABC’s Tom Llamas was being criticized by many on social media for his response. Llamas is an anchor for the network’s “World News Tonight” and is on the ground in Houston covering the ... Read More »

The Muslim Law Board has proposed a social boycott of men who use triple talaq – but is this legal?

The Supreme Court is expected to pronounce its verdict on the constitutional validity of triple talaq soon, having concluded hearings in the case on Thursday. The All India Muslim Personal Law Board – an NGO that claims to represent India’s Muslims – is doing all it can to convince the court not to ban the practice. In one of its ... Read More »

BISAG to promote audio-visual educational platform utilising social media and internet

The BISAG started its educational channel with an objective to spread awareness about education channels, address the problem of untrained and subpar teachers by providing various subjects experts. e-content RELATED STORIES Tripura to provide home-based formal education for differently-abled children CAT Results 2016: To be out soon at iimcat.ac.in Madrasas and pathshalas will induct state board curriculum: NCPCR, Delhi Chandigarh ... Read More »

India’s first transgender college principal Dr. Manabi Bandopadhyay resigns citing social stigma and non-cooperation

It has been identified that social stigma, gender biasness, and non-cooperation of the teachers were the primary reasons that prompted Dr. Manabi Bandopadhyay to take such a step. Dr. Manabi Bandopadhyay RELATED STORIES Student Islamic Organisation writes to MCI to conduct NEET in Urdu IIT-Madras websites get hacked, pro-Pak message displayed: Shocking! Delhi records rise in number of students Smriti ... Read More »

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It has been recommended that students belonging to SC and OBC categories having a total family income from all sources of Rs 6 lakh or less per annum are eligible to avail benefits under the scheme. Thawar Chand Gehlot RELATED STORIES DU to hire 4,000 permanent teachers in 2017 AMU students protest against 18 per cent reservation given to Muslims ... Read More »

Delhi University releases cut offs for entrances, admission in technical and social sciences course

Cluster Innovation Centre for University of Delhi has announced the qualifying marks of entrance exams for admission in B Tech (IT and Mathematical Innovation) and BA Honors (Humanities and Social Science). As per the official notification released: Qualifying marks is defined as the minimum marks that a candidate needs to score to be eligible to secure admission in various courses. ... Read More »

China says to crackdown on fake news from social media

China’s internet regulator will launch a crackdown on the reporting of news gathered from social media, as part of what the government calls a campaign against fake news and the spreading of rumours. In a statement late on Sunday, the Cyberspace Administration of China said that online media cannot report any news taken from social mediasites without approval. “It is ... Read More »

that is the important thing to social media for the C-suite, in keeping with Hootsuite

Hootsuite CEO Ryan Holmes said Friday he spends a full hours on social media each day, but the averagegovt can afford to recognition on the social channels maximum applicable to their clients. “You don’t need to do they all. you have to determine out where your customers are and where they’respending their time. and you want to get related together ... Read More »

A Russian hacker gave away hundreds of thousands of email credentials for social media votes

Tens of thousands and thousands of stolen credentials for Gmail, Microsoft and Yahoo email debts are being shared online by way of a young Russian hacker referred to as “the Collector” as part of a intended largetrove of one.17 billion data. it is consistent with preserve safety, which says it has looked at greater than 272 million specific credentialsto date, ... Read More »