Army aims to become 100 pc digital

Indian Army is aiming for a highly encrypted Cloud storage system for itself, similar to that of Google, to store data as it is working towards becoming a “100 per cent digital” force. Army sources, however, said the infrastructure for a Cloud storage system already exists but has not been made operational because of the…

China tightens rules on Internet use, online comments

China has announced that users of blogs and chat rooms will be required to register their names with operators and promise in writing that they will avoid challenging the Communist political system, further tightening control over Internet use. The announcement follows what technology companies say are official efforts in recent weeks to block virtual private…

Govt yet to find rights panel chief

The State government’s failure find a chairperson has delayed the formation of the State Human Rights Commission despite appointing two of its members. An official source on Monday said that the political department had made two attempts to get a Chairperson, but without success. Both former Chief Justice of High Court of Meghalaya T. Meena…

NHRC panel reviews health policy draft

The rights perspective is missing in the draft of the National Health Policy-2015, said the National Human Rights Commission’s Core Group on Health. It also said that the public health system in the country needs to be made accountable and participatory. The reconstituted core group, which met here recently to review the 2015 draft, observed…

Zbto police nab cyber criminal

After a gruesome 3-weeklong hunt, the Zunheboto Police finally apprehended one cyber/social media (pornography) criminal identified as one KS Nathaniel Kamsuan (29), son of KS Phunjanglung and resident of Pantilong village PO/PS Heingang under Imphal West district Manipur, on February 1. The accused was charged with various offences (s) under Section 354C/ 354D/ 501/ 506/…