Darkside of Social Media

#STANDPOINT 2 The draft Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Amendment Rules, 2018 to curb “unlawful content” on social media is a coherent step in sync with the  Supreme court judgment in the Justice K. S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Anr. vs Union Of India And Ors case on right to privacy. Rule 3 of the draft highlights the importance …

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DANGER OF PSEUDOSCIENCE

  #STANDPOINT 1 In a speech at the 106th Indian Science Congress, Andhra University Vice Chancellor G. Nageshwar Rao said that the Kauravas of the Mahabharata were test tube babies,born due to stem cell technologies and that India possessed  missile technology thousands of years ago. Such a statement is both historically as well as scientifically …