Tag Archives: security

Now You Can Store Degree Certificates Online at Govt Depository (NAD)

The Union Cabinet has approved for setting up of a National Academic Depository (NAD) within the next three months, to be rolled out throughout the country in 2017-18. The Finance Minister’s Budget Speech of 2016-17, in February this year, mentioned the government’s commitment to establish a Digital Depository for school learning certificates, degrees and other academic awards of Higher Education Institutions, ...

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India-Sri Lanka Road Link Building ‘Hanuman Bridge’ Still a Concept: Minister

The proposal for India-Sri Lanka Road Connectivity is in the conceptual stage and no time line has been set for commencement of work on the project, said Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways Pon. Radhakrishnan in a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha. Called modern “Ram Setu” or “Hanuman Bridge”, the stretch of low-lying banks ...

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Stagefright 2.0 Affected All Android Devices, New Patch Still to Come

Despite a patch released two months ago by Google and several Android smartphone manufacturers to secure the phones from the Stagefright bug which had affected about a billion Android-powered devices, still security experts warn against fool-proof system. The Stagefright bug allows an attacker to take over an Android device by sending an MMS message, the Stagefright 2.0 allows an attacker ...

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ISRO Conducts Orbit Raising Feat for GSAT-6

Indian space agency ISRO on Friday conducted the first orbit raising feat on its successfully launched communication satellite GSAT-6, a day after its launch on Thursday. “The first orbit raising operation of GSAT-6 was successfully completed by firing the Apogee Motor for 3,385 seconds at 8.35 hrs (local time) on August 28,” said the Indian Space Research Organization. The current ...

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Microsoft Releases Windows 10 in 190 countries, 11 Languages, 3 Versions

Microsoft is releasing its new operating system Windows 10 across 190 countries in 111 languages to cater the personal computing experience integrating all the devices including handsets, tablets and personal computers for the first time. “We have designed Windows 10 to deliver a more personal computing experience across a range of devices,” said Microsoft. Windows 10 will power a broad ...

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Elaborate security arrangements made for IPL in Kolkata (Photos)

Kolkata, April 6: Round-the-clock monitoring by CCTV cameras, strict check on movement around players’ dressing rooms with hundreds of policemen posted in and around the stadium – the city police have put in place elaborate security arrangements for the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) that starts at the Eden Gardens here on Wednesday. “We have made elaborate security ...

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India vs Australia Match Debacle Reiterates Blame Game, Not Match Fixing

Men in Blue, you did us proud. Congratulations, MS Dhoni, for inspiring this young team to the #CWC15 semi-final pic.twitter.com/sObgvDrbZc — BCCI (@BCCI) March 27, 2015 After Bangladesh ICC President who threatened to resign claiming match-fixing the India-Bangladesh match in quarterfinals, it is the turn of India’s cricket fans to point fingers at similar fix by host nation Australia. Reacting ...

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