India Proposes Regulation to Force Tech Platforms to Censor the Web and Shatter Security

India Proposes Regulation to Force Tech Platforms to Censor the Web and Shatter Security

33 Views Photo: GettyFollowing in the footsteps of the European Union and Australia, the government of India now wants to rewrite its laws to censor content and weaken encryption. If allowed to move forward, India’s new proposals would require many web platforms to remove illegal content within 24 hours and use broken automation techniques that […]

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EU Commission proposes protection for whistle-blowers

68 ViewsNAN The European Union (EU) should have bloc-wide rules to protect whistle-blowers, including protections against being dismissed or detained for uncovering illegal activities, the European Commission proposed, on Monday. The proposal, which has yet to be approved by member states and EU lawmakers, comes in response to recent scandals where whistle-blowers released sensitive information. […]

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Buhari proposes N8.6tr ‘Budget of Consolidation’

19 Views THE KEY PROJECTS N9.8b for the Mambilla hydro power project, including N8.5b counterpart funding N12b counterpart funding for earmarked transmission lines and substations N35.41b for the National Housing Programme N10.00b for the Second Niger Bridge About N300b for the construction and rehabilitation of strategic roads  President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday proposed a N8.612 trillion […]

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