Daily Archives: September 12, 2014

Yahoo says US government coerced it to cooperate with NSA

San Francisco,12th September -2014,(IANS/EFE) Internet giant Yahoo has said it was threatened by the US government to make it cooperate with the administration and provide its users’ data under the National Security Agency’s (NSA) controversial vigilance programme, PRISM. We had to fight every step of the way to challenge the …

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Chandhok set for Formula E debut

Beijing,12th September-2014,(IANS): Twenty drivers, including India’s Karun Chandhok, representing 10 teams will kick-start the historic FIA Formula E championship, the world’s first fully-electric racing series, here Sunday when the 270bhp machines will run on a purpose-built circuit around the iconic Bird’s Nest stadium that was build for the 2012 Olympics. …

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A journey from cyberspace to social change

New Delhi, 12th September-2014,(IANS): From the gutsy tale of Malala Yousafzai who stood up to the Taliban, to the role played by cyberspace in today’s lives — IANS bookshelf this week has all this and more on offer. Take a look. 1. Book: Picture Abhi Baaki Hai, Author: Rachel Dwyer, …

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Journalist Udit Sahu is dead

Agra,12th September-2014,(IANS): Journalist and poet Udit Sahu died Thursday night, sources said Friday. He was 80. Journalist Udit Sahu is dead A leftist thinker and author of several books, Sahu retired from the Bareilly Amar Ujala in 1994 and took to teaching at the Kanhaiya Lal Manik Lal Munshi Hindi …

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