“India has seen plenty of communal violence in the past, but in today’s time of social media, these aggressions are not just restricted to the regional or local population, the entire country is taken along. The fog of rumours, innuendo, and hate that act as kindling in a local communal clash immediately spread across India through social media,” the plea said. … [Read more...] about Plea in SC seeks to make Twitter, Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram accountable for hate, fake news
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To solve for those concerns, Chattha, along with Paras Shah, co-founder of marketing agency Different Strokes Creative, and Nihal Mehta, founding general partner at venture capital firm Eniac Ventures, launched the 100k Pledge, a platform to both inspire more people to commit to helping the Black communities’ economic empowerment, and a way to track such commitments from both individuals and corporations. “It’s a two pillar approach,” Chattha says. “One is to get more professionals to commit to something, even if it’s relatively small, and [two is] to track bigger organizations, so we can hold them accountable.” … [Read more...] about The 100K Pledge is tracking the progress of corporate commitments to Black economic justice
BrahMos Aerospace, an India-Russian joint venture, produces the supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft, or from land platforms. India also carried out successful test firing of a laser guided anti-tank guided missile and nuclear capable hypersonic missile 'Shaurya'. … [Read more...] about India test-fires air launched version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile
Non-filers: Visit IRS.gov/eip by October 15, and click “Non-Filers: Enter Payment Info Here.” You can either enter your bank account information (for direct deposit) or tell the IRS where you’d like to receive your payment. Filers: Visit IRS.gov/eip, click “Get My Payment” before October 15, and follow the instructions. According to the IRS, Americans in the non-filer category are typically low income. It says the letters are the “latest step” to reach them before the October 15 deadline. The agency also released a state-by-state breakdown of how many people it was notifying in each state. You can find that list, and a direct link to the full letter, below: … [Read more...] about IRS says millions may still be eligible for stimulus checks: Here’s a breakdown by state
Election Day is a mere four days away, and the good people in Washington have failed to pass a stimulus bill for coronavirus relief. In fact, they can’t even agree on what a stimulus package might include. With no hope for a pre-election deal, here’s the latest update on how things might play out after November 3. … [Read more...] about Stimulus update: How soon after the election could extra unemployment or second checks pass?