Officials debate whether India should have its own social media content moderation rules

New Delhi: Officials have begun preliminary discussions on whether India should have its own guidelines on content moderation by internet and social media companies, top officials told ET. The deliberations, especially with regard to moderation of hate speech, have been sparked by the government’s concerns over the arbitrary methods employed…

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Government determined to make income tax system ‘seamless, painless, faceless’: MoS Thakur

NEW DELHI: The government is determined to successfully implement an income tax system that is “seamless, painless and faceless”, Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur said on Thursday. He made the comments while responding to a tweet by former Union minister and Congress leader Milind Deora that if implemented…

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Ram Temple settlement, CAA were not possible without Modi’s leadership: Anurag Thakur

DEHRADUN: Union Minister Anurag Thakur on Saturday said the settlement of the Ram Temple issue and the amendment to the Citizenship Act were not possible without the strong leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Thakur said PM Modi has taken big and historic decisions during his tenure. Addressing a virtual…

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