Income Tax dept freezes Cognizant bank accounts for evading DDT: Report 

India tax department freezes certain Cognizant bank accounts: report

The Cambridge Analytica embarrassment became known when informant Wylie blamed Cambridge Analytica for social affair points of interest of 50 million Facebook clients. Cambridge Analytica utilized this information to mentally profile these clients and controlled their feeling for Donald Trump. BJP and Congress have blamed each other for utilizing the administrations of Cambridge Analytica in India also. By what means would india be able to defend the fair procedure against such intercession? The creator tries to answer this inquiry in this Business Standard Special.Those that commend the huge information/computerized reasoning minute claim that conventional ways to deal with information insurance are not any more important and along these lines must be deserted. The Cambridge Analytica scene, in the event that anything, shows how wrong they are.

The standards of information security should be rethought and weaponized, not disposed of. In this article I should talk about the reevaluation of three such information insurance standards. Aside from this I might likewise quickly investigate rivalry law solutions.Collect information just if commanded by regulationOne, information minimization is the rule that requires the information controller to gather information just if ordered to do as such by direction or on the grounds that it is an essential for giving a usefulness. For instance, Facebook’s delivery person application on Android harvests call records and meta-information, with no buyer confronting highlight on the application that legitimizes such gathering. Accordingly, this is an unmistakable infringement of the information minimization rule. One of the approaches to reexamine this guideline is by getting from the accepted procedures around notices and names on bundling presented by the worldwide hostile to tobacco crusade. A perpetual bar could be required in all applications, expressing ‘Facebook holds W number of records crosswise over X databases over the era Y, which aggregates Z Gb’. Every one of these letter sets could be a hyperlink, enabling the client to effectively penetrate down to the individual information record.

Consent must be explicit, informed and voluntary..Read More


Maharashtra: Protesting farmers reach Mumbai 

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All India Kisan Sabha challenge walk, drove by more than 30,000 agriculturists, on Sunday achieved Mumbai in the wake of strolling with rankled feet for around 180 km in the sun in the course of the most recent five days. The challenge, which is held to request an entire homestead advance waiver in addition to other things, initiated on March 5 from the CBS Chowk in Central Nashik.

The ranchers will challenge outside the state Assembly in Mumbai on Monday.Shiv Sena’s Aditya Thackeray likewise met the ranchers and interfaced with them.The ranchers of the state have been requesting an entire waiver of credits and power bills.A year ago, the Maharashtra government had reported an advance waiver of Rs 4,000 crore under the main period of the homestead credit waiver plot. ..Read More

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Mumbai to Pune in 25 mins: Virgin, Maharashtra ink pact to build hyperloop


The Virgin Group on Sunday marked a “goal assention” with Maharashtra to manufacture ahyperloop transportation framework amongst Mumbai and Pune, which plans to decrease the movement time between the two super urban communities to 20 minutes from the three hours at introduce.

The main hyperloop course will connect focal Pune with the megapolis and in addition the Navi Mumbaiinternational air terminal, the establishment stone for which was laid by Prime Minister Narenda Modithis evening.”We have consented to an arrangement with Maharashtra to construct a Virgin Hyperloop amongst Mumbai and Pune, starting with an operational exhibit track in the locale,” Virgin Groupchairman Richard Branson said on the primary day of Magnetic Maharashtra financial specialist summit here this evening.With less demanding access to airplane terminal entryways, the circle will have the capacity to ship 150 million travelers each year.”The proposed hyperlook transportation systemwill change the transportation framework and make Maharashtra a worldwide pioneer in the space.

The financial advantages of the undertaking are $55 billion,” Branson stated, guaranteeing that the task will make a large number of occupations.Points of interest, for example, the undertaking cost and a course of events are yet to be reported. The hyperloop course will be a completely electric framework and will have the capacity make a trip up to 1,000 km for each hour…Read More

Chinese EV manufacturer BYD to ‘Make in India’ for domestic market, exports

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Home-developed online business monster Flipkart is at present running a limited time special on Apple items. Named ‘Mac days’, the deal began on February 12 and will go ahead until February 15.Under the deal, the web based business entrance is putting forth iPhones, iPads and Apple

smartwatches at marked down costs, alongside a cashback of up to Rs 10,000 on installments made through ICICI credit cards.The deal came after Apple expanded the cost of its iPhones and smartwatches after the Budget 2018 declaration of a climb in import obligation on smartphones.Here is the thing that Flipkart is putting forth under the Apple days sale:iPhone XThe commemoration release iPhone X was propelled in 64GB and 256GB capacity variations at Rs 89,000 and Rs 1,02,000,

separately. Under the deal, the online business gateway is putting forth the iPhone X at Rs 82,999 and Rs 98,999 for 64GB and 256GB, espectively.The web based business entrance is additionally offering a Rs 10,000 cashback to ICICI Mastercard clients on likened regularly scheduled payment (EMI) transactions.iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 PlusThe iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus base model with 64GB capacity had been propelled at Rs 64,000 and Rs 73,000, individually. ..Read More

Digitisation makes CIOs preferred IT talent 

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With rising digitisation crosswise over associations, the Chief Information Officer (CIO) is progressively turning into the most looked for after part in the tech group in the course of the most recent three years, say HR companies.CIOs are in charge of helping associations detail techniques to total, store, secure information as additionally shaping monetisation and secrecy strategies on information.

“The expanding significance of counterfeit consciousness, information investigation and cyber security within IT has begun affecting incomes. In spite of the fact that, the IT work advertise has been focused on of late and the CIO’s part especially has seen massive development,” said Ankit Agarwala, Director Michael Page India, a HR firm managing in top administration enrollment.

Research firm Gartner detailed a week ago that CIOs are progressively going up against parts and duties outside customary IT. Fifty-one for every penny of CIOs overviewed in India revealing that they are assuming responsibility of development and 49 for each penny showing that they are heading up advanced change. Normal CIO pay can go anyplace between Rs 1.5 to 1.8 crore in India.

The new activity of the CIO is to construct the required seat quality to scale the endeavor’s advanced business through help for the computerized biological community, says Gartner. This implies procuring new assets to set up the privilege advanced group structures.

In any case, 71 for every penny of the best entertainers have a different advanced group to enable them to scale their digitalisation endeavors. CIO part is changing from conveyance official to business official rising up out of their conventional back office to enable the CEO to decide.

Agarwala additionally includes that organizations are searching for CIOs who are proactive about new open doors and dangers and placing them in progressively customer confronting parts. Industry gauges put an expansion in CIO pay in the course of the most recent few years between 25 to 40 for every penny relying upon the association… .Read More


Shiv Sena hands out ‘Ghotalebaaz Bhajap’ booklet among members

Image result for uddhav thackerayThe Shiv Sena has propelled another assault at ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by disseminating to its individuals a booklet titled “Ghotalebaaz Bhajap” (Scamster BJP) that annals the tricks involving BJP pioneers. The 56-page booklet was conveyed amid a hierarchical meeting at the Sena Bhavan on Wednesday.

The front of the booklet highlights four BJP pioneers, alongside a say of the trick charged against them.

A photo of Eknath Khadse highlights with the say of the MIDC arrive trick, Education Minister Vinod Tawde is included for the abnormalities in supply of flame dousers to zilla parishad schools without welcoming tenders, Food and Civil Supplies Minister of Maharashtra Girish Bapat is included for the tur dal trick, and in conclusion, Dilip Gandhi for the credit waiver trick.

What’s more, a few senior BJP pioneers, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and nationalpresident  Amit Shah likewise get a say in the booklet.

Since framing the administration in Maharashtra, in organization together with the BJP, the Sena has been genuinely vocal about its grievances with… .Read More

Only Sachin is now ahead of Virat Kohli in the list of most 100s in ODIs

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Virat Kohli on Sunday out  performed the incredible Ricky Pointing to wind up noticeably the second most noteworthy century creator in ODIs on the way his 31st hundred amid the opening match against New Zealand in Mumbai.

Kohli (121), who had a peaceful arrangement against Australia by his grand principles, got to a twofold point of reference today by scoring a hundred on his 200th ODI, an accomplishment just accomplished by Ab de Villiers of South Africa.

Kohli is currently just behind Sachin Tendulkar, who amassed 49 ODI hundreds other than a stunning 51 centuries in Tests.

The Indian skipper has 17 hundreds to his name in the five-day design.

It was not among Kohli’s most familiar thumps as Wankhede pitch was on the slower side and the sapping moistness made batting precarious.

By achieving the three-figure stamp, he additionally turned out to be just the third Indian to score an ODI hundred at Wankhede after Tendulkar (1996 against South Africa) and Mohammad Azharuddin (1987 against Sri Lanka)…Read More

Grand ‘Padmavati’ trailer shows strength of Rajputs

The recently propelled trailer of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Padmavati” spells loftiness and concentrates on the valor of Rajputs, and no sentimental point between the characters of Padmavati and the medieval-period Delhi ruler Alauddin Khilji.

The likelihood of any sentimental scene had turned into the explanation behind the film and movie producer getting assaulted by the Shri Rajput Karni Sena earlier.The trailer was propelled at 13:03 hours on Monday, as 1303 was the year the Rajputs battled valiantly for their respect

With performing artist Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh mouthing discoursed applauding the Rajputs and performer Deepika Padukone as Rajput ruler Padmavati accentuating on the quality of Rajputi bangles, the trailer is generally about the Hindu warriors.

Actually, it demonstrates the affection shared by Maharawal Ratan Singh and his significant other Padmavati as they are seen trading love-filled looks a great deal of times.Actor Ranveer Singh, known for his live-wire acts, looks and feels furious and forceful as Alauddin Khilji, who drives an armed force to wage a war against the Rajputs in the trailer.

It’s not just about muscle control and the measure of armed forces that the trailer concentrates on. The foundation tune with verses rotating around ‘Ranisa’ and her capable discourse – “Rajputi kangan mai utni hee takat hai jitni Rajput talwar mai” (Rajput’s bangles have an indistinguishable quality from Rajput’s sword) demonstrates that Deepika is introduced as something other than a pretty ruler… ..Read More

12 dead as 12-day Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations ends in Maharashtra

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At least 12 persons, including minors and an on-duty policeman, lost their lives during immersion ceremonies on Anant Chaturdashi, marking the end of the 12-day long Ganeshotsav celebrations throughout the state on Tuesday, officials said.

Four persons drowned in the Indrayani river in the twin cities of Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad, three in Aurangabad, two in Jalgaon and one each in Nashik and Beed during the day as thousands of the gigantic, large, medium and small idols of the popular elephant-headed god, Lord Ganesha, were taken out for immersions in various water bodies.

In Mumbai, an Assistant Sub-Inspector who was posted on Ganeshotsav duty at Lalbaug in Parel, suddenly collapsed and died. Further details were awaited.One person was reported to be missing in Indrayani river in Pune and a search is on to trace him, officials said.Earlier in the morning, idols of Lord Ganesha were taken down from their pedestals amid chanting of the “Udvasana Mantra” and carried out of the various marquees, societies and individual homes in Mumbai, Thane, Pune, Kolhapur, Nagpur, Nashik, coastal Konkan districts and other towns in the state.

This was the 125th year of the state’s biggest public festival, started in a modest way by Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak in 1894 to rally the masses during the Independence movement and bypass restrictions imposed by the British rulers on public meetings. The idols were brought onto the roads to the accompaniment of ‘dhols’ (drums), cymbals, with thousands dancing and chanting “Ganpati Bappa Moraya, Pudhchya Varshi Lavkar Ya” in clouds of auspicious red ‘gulaal’..Read More