CBSE Class 12 Board exams: CBSE, ICSE think about evaluation process

May 31, 2021

Class 12 board exams has really become a problem for students and authorities. The CBSE and CISCE are thinking of various options to evaluate the marks of Class 12 students, including cancellation and adopting alternative assessment route or going ahead with the exams in truncated format, according to sources. “While majority states have favoured the option proposed by the CBSE about shorter duration exams for major subjects in August, the…

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Google One India Plans & Prices You Can Check Out Before Photos’ Free Storage Ends on June 1

May 31, 2021

Google Photos users will lose the free unlimited storage they have been enjoying for the past few years by the end of this month. Starting June 1, the company says that the platform will stop supporting free photos and videos backup – a development first announced last year. Google had explained that all “High-quality” images or videos that users upload on Google Photos would be counted towards the Google account…

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DRDO anti-Covid drug 2-DG price REVEALED by Dr Reddy’s lab—check how much one sachet will cost

May 29, 2021

The price of anti-Covid drug 2-DG developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has been revealed. The price has been kept at Rs 990 per sachet by Dr Reddy’s lab, said news agency ANI in a Tweet. Quoting the government officials, it said central and state government hospitals will be provided medicine at discounted price. “The price of DRDO’s 2DG anti-COVID 19 drug has been kept at Rs…

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New IT rules: 7 social media platforms comply with some guidelines; Twitter drags feet

May 29, 2021

Seven social media platforms have complied with some of the rules under the new IT rules that came into effect earlier this week. Koo, Sharechat, Telegram, LinkedIn, Google, Facebook, WhatsApp have shared the list of their Chief Compliance Officer, Nodal Contact Person, and Grievance Officer as envisaged under the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 with India’s Information Technology(IT) ministry. IT ministry is the main…

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One Rupee Coin Can Get You Rs 1.5 lakh; Here’s How

May 28, 2021

It is a passion for many to collect old things and preserve them. You may have heard that by selling old and antique items on websites, many people have become billionaires. Old things usually become rare in many cases, making them fall in antique and unique category having high demand in the international market. These are sold at very high prices. Now, an e-commerce website is offering a similar opportunity…

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There are no three red ticks on WhatsApp and no, the government is not recording you

May 28, 2021

Just a day ago whole bunch of people getting worried and sharing goodbye posts on Twitter and Instagram since they thought the platforms are going to be banned by the Indian government. Now they have something else to worry about – the government recording them on WhatsApp. A fake message has been going viral on WhatsApp and a few other platforms that claims that once the new IT rules are…

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10 important things government reminds WhatsApp in its response over ‘privacy lawsuit’

May 27, 2021

In response to the lawsuit by Facebook-owned WhatsApp, the government has released a detailed statement to clarify the purpose of the new IT rules known as ‘Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code Rules 2021’. It has also claimed that it has no intention of violating the right to privacy while asking WhatsApp to disclose the origin of certain messages exchanged on its platform. The government in its statement also…

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Find Out Why Govt Can Ban Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Across India From This Date

May 27, 2021

Popular social media platforms in the country such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Instagram, may face a ban if they fail to comply with the new intermediary guidelines for social media platforms. Social Media Platform Missed The Deadline For this compliance, the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MEITy) has given a three-month deadline which ended on May 25. Interestingly, none of the giants have accepted the new regulations till…

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How to Manage Multiple Gmail Accounts and Check Email in One Place

May 26, 2021

For many of us, Gmail is the fulcrum point connecting our entire online experience. The universal email provider manages our single sign-on (SSO) access, notifies us on important alerts, syncs with team meeting apps, and can easily connect with work domains. Given such versatility, it’s quite common to have multiple Gmail accounts to manage our daily activities. It’s important to know that you don’t have to remember the separate passwords…

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Whatsapp Won’t Impose Restrictions Due To New Privacy Policy; Will Wait For Govt To Pass Law

May 26, 2021

WhatsApp’s New Privacy Policy Stance The revelation came as a response to the Indian government’s notice. WhatsApp spokesperson said, “We have responded to the Government of India’s letter and assured them that the privacy of users remains our highest priority,” in a statement to Business Insider. Prior to this, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) had sent a notice to WhatsApp last week. In the letter, they called…

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TDS Filing Due Date Extended by a Month; Form 16 Delayed till July 15. Know New Rules

May 25, 2021

In the wake of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the deadlines to file income tax returns for the financial year 2021. The last date of filing Tax Deducted at Source (TDS) for the fourth quarter of financial year 2020-21 has been extended to June 30, according to the circular issued by the Income Tax department. Earlier, the due of…

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ATM withdrawal to minimum balance: Bank service charges you should know

May 25, 2021

All of us have a saving account but having a bank account does not come free of cost. A bank account is required for various purposes. The banks levy certain charges for allowing the customers to withdraw money from ATMs, sending SMS and other facilities. So let’s look at some of the charges levied by top banks including State Bank of India (SBI), ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank,…

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