If adopted by the Government of India, the recommendations in the report would have a significant, negative impact on most if not all companies that do business in India, including through mandatory sharing of proprietary data sets with competitors and the government, ITI said in a statement. … [Read more...] about Tech trade group urges India not to accept draft report on non-personal data governance
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"I intend to carry out my duties as a director to the fullest extent. I am a senior technocrat … and have tremendous experience in the business. I propose to leverage all of that experience and contribute to the growth of the company, and the business,” she told the financial daily. … [Read more...] about Murugappa Group may have first woman board member in Valli Arunachalam: Report
‘Magnitude of substance use in India’, a survey released by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in 2019, states that about 2.8 percent of Indians aged 10–75 years (3.1 crore people) were using cannabis in some form or other, with a “preponderance of men among users” of the drug. … [Read more...] about Rhea Chakraborty arrested for drug abuse: What do India’s laws say about the use of ganja and charas?
In 2016, a lower court in Wisconsin found TCS guilty and slapped $940 million in damages. This was later brought down the sum to $420 million to comply with the legal limit on punitive damages. According to legal websites, in Wisconsin, punitive damages are limited to two times the compensatory damages or $200,000, whichever is the higher. … [Read more...] about Explained | Why does TCS have to pay $140 million to EPIC Systems, what are its options and other questions answered
A vaccine works by mimicking a natural infection. A vaccine not only induces immune response to protect people from any future COVID-19 infection, but also helps quickly build herd immunity to put an end to the pandemic. Herd immunity occurs when a sufficient percentage of a population becomes immune to a disease, making the spread of disease from person to person unlikely. The good news is that SARS-CoV-2 virus has been fairly stable, which increases the viability of a vaccine. … [Read more...] about PNB Vesper gets DCGI nod to test its experimental drug on Covid-19 patients