Tag: social media

When the world was waiting for the historic landing of Vikram Lander there were some talking of ISRO scientists and NRC

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: Just when the entire world was waiting on Friday night for the historic landing of Vikram Lander on Moon, a mischievous post had started floated freely on social media obviously by those wanting to rake up an unnecessary controversy by focusing attention on ISRO scientist Jitendra Nath Goswami and pointing out that

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ITR forms and social media reports: CBDT issues rejoinder

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said on Tuesday, 16 July 2019, that no changes have been made in any of the Income-tax Return (ITR) forms including ITR-2 and ITR-3 since the notification issued on 1 April 2019, i.e. on the 1st day of the Assessment Year 2019-20. The CBDT statement

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Social media saved from new encryption policy

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : What began yesterday as a broad base decision of delete rules for Indian text friendly citizens, took a new turn and got clamped down for the social media. It all began with the new encryption law stating Indians to compulsorily store plain-text versions of their encrypted data for 90 days

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An open letter to a newspaper and the widening divide over the hanging of Yakub Memon

Lalit Shastri An open letter to a prominent English newspaper in India by somebody who has chosen to remain anonymous is floating freely on WhatsApp today. It begins by saying: let’s join hands and circulate to all who is of the opinion that what was published yesterday was a gross mistake. Addressing the Editor, the

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Need to harness opportunities in the social media for Enhanced outreach: Arun Jaitley

“Current Communication Scenario offers tremendous opportunity for Government Communication” Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Feb. 2: Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs, and Information and Broadcasting, Arun Jaitley today said in the new communication landscape, the future belonged to digital media due to its reach, scale, variety and accessibility. Mr. Jaitley made this observationtoday while inaugurating the

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