Internet - VPNs shut India-based servers, blame invasive government rules - Telegraph India

'government surveillance and censorship is a growing threat around the world,' says company's founder and CEO Andy Yen. The new rules will require the VPNs to keep the names of all users for five years.
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3 days ago

Madhabi Puri Buch - Sebi plans ASBA-like facility for secondary markets - Telegraph India

At present, the investor parks money with the broker, ensuring that the middleman gets a float. An ASBA-like facility will take away the money from such entities.
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5 days ago

Ferdinand Marcos Jr - Philippines: 'Communist' book bans raise new censorship fears: President Rodrigo Duterte and his successor, Ferdinand Marcos Jr - Telegraph India

Free speech advocates are concerned the new government of Ferdinand Marcos will continue cracking down on independent media. KWF issued a memorandum calling for the removal of books containing subversive, anti-Marcos and anti-Duterte contents from public libraries. The board of commissioners called the actions illegal and an attack on the government.
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1 weeks ago

Book review - A journey within: These Bodies Of Water: Notes On The British Empire, The Middle East And Where We Meet by Sabrina Mahfouz - Telegraph India

Sabrina Mahfouz was a successful aspirant to join the coveted higher civil service in the u.s. In 2006, she was the only female Arab in her cohort. Her racially-mixed parentage allowed her to pass as white; an advantage, as she notes.
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2 weeks ago

Commonwealth Games - India role for Dipa Karmakar coach in CWG - Telegraph India

Bisheshwar Nandi has been named coach of the Indian women's team for the 2016 Rio Olympics. He guided Dipa Karmakar to an unprecedented fourth-place finish at the 2016 olympics. Jaiswal was previously designated as the women’s team coach.
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2 months ago

World Athletics Championships - United States romp to 4x400 relay golds - Telegraph India

The united states won their third successive women’s 4x400m relay world championships title in dominant fashion on Sunday. The women finished well clear in 3:17.79 ahead of Jamaica and Britain in the second leg.
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2 months ago

Formula One - After 300 races, Lewis Hamilton still ready for more - Telegraph India

Lewis Hamilton says he has 'plenty of fuel left in the tank' after his 300th race in F1. Hamilton is F1s most successful driver of all time, with 103 wins and the same number of pole positions among a raft of records. The 37-year-old finished second at the French GP at Le Castellet on Sunday.
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2 months ago

Lovlina Borgohain - Sports Ministry swings in to action after Lovlina Borgohain's tweet - Telegraph India

Sports Ministry swings in to action after Lovlina Borgohain's tweet 'We have urged the Indian Olympic Association to immediately arrange for accreditation of the coach' The Olympic bronze medallist alleged that her preparations for the Commonwealth Games are being hampered because of the continuous harassment her coaches are facing from authorities.
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2 months ago