Google says fighting fake business profiles on Maps

IANS- Admitting that fake business profiles were lurking people on Google Maps, the company has said it was working hard to remove bad actors before they could scam customers. Reacting to media reports that Google Maps is flooded by about 11 million false listings and phone numbers that reroute to competing businesses, the company said […]

Triple talaq and nikah halala

Justice Markandey Katju-   The President of India, Ramnath Kovind, in an address to the joint meeting of members of both Houses of Parliament called for the eradication of the practice of triple talaq and nikah halala for ensuring equal rights for women and upholding women’s’ dignity. In Shayara Bano vs Union of India ( […]

Indian Ambassador Shringla meets California Governor Newsom, they discuss trade & tariff issues

Ritu Jha-   India’s Ambassador in Washington, Harsh Vardhan Shringla, who met California governor Gavin Newsom during the 2019 Pacific Summit of the Bay Area Council in San Francisco, California on Friday, June 21, said that a tariff issue was raised during the meeting. Ambassador Shringla, spoke on “Economic Prosperity in the Pacific” sharing about […]

India rejects US report on its minorities’ status

IANS-   India on Sunday rejected a US State Department report which made certain critical comments regarding the status of minorities here, saying it has “no locus standi” to “pronounce on the state of our citizens’ constitutionally protected rights”. In response to a query on the latest ‘Report on International Religious Freedom’ published by the […]