Tag Archives: used

Bail-in clause in FRDI Bill will only be used sparingly: Finance ministry

Subhash Chandra Garg, secretary in the department of economic affairs in the finance ministry. New Delhi: Seeking to assuage concerns of depositors, the finance ministry on Tuesday defended the bail-in clause in the FRDI Bill and said the provision will only be used sparingly. The ministry also said the bail-in clause in the Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill, 2017, is ... Read More »

UN CALLS ON SOCIAL MEDIA GIANTS TO CONTROL PLATFORMS USED TO LURE MIGRANTS

GENEVA – The UN migration agency called on social media giants on Friday to make it harder for people smugglers to use their platforms to lure West African migrants to Libya where they can face detention, torture, slavery or death. The smugglers often use Facebook to reach would-be migrants with false promises of jobs in Europe, International Organization for Migration ... Read More »

Used Vauxhall Insignia 08-17 long-term review

] The car: Vauxhall Insignia 1.6 CDTi Ecoflex 136 Elite Nav 5dr Run by: Alex Robbins, used cars editor Why it’s here: With plenty of nearly-new and ex-fleet Insignias around, it’s the ideal model to find out what it’s like to buy and own such a car Needs to: Commute along motorways during the week, go on days out and ... Read More »

NEET score to be used for NISH admissions 2017

Candidates applying for admission to BASLP should have passed government recognised 10+2 examination or an equivalent examination securing a minimum of 50 per cent marks. NISH admission 2017 RELATED STORIES Kerala: Vice-Chancellors to discuss student harassment in self-financing institutions DU to introduce fresh admission criterion in upcoming session DU plans to launch mobile app to monitor student attendance Kashmir: Interactive ... Read More »

Let’s hope the NSA hasn’t actually used this machine-learning model to target drone strikes

The U.S. National Security Agency could be relying on a seriously flawed machine-learning model to target drone strikes in Pakistan, according to a new analysis of slides uncovered last year by whistleblower Edward Snowden. Published last May by The Intercept, the slides detail the NSA’s so-called Skynet program, in which machine learning is apparently used to identify likely terrorists in ... Read More »

Apple opposes judge’s order to unlock iPhone used by San Bernardino attacker

Updated at 12:56 a.m. Pacific to add Apple’s statement. Apple was ordered Tuesday by a federal judge in California to provide assistance to the FBI to search a locked iPhone 5c that was used by Syed Rizwan Farook, one of the terrorists said to have been involved in an  attack in San Bernardino, California, on Dec. 2. The government’s request ... Read More »