Israel set to pass legislation against web incitement

The Israeli government is likely to pass a bill which seeks to force Facebook and other social media platforms to do away with content the government views as incitement, Bloomberg reported on Monday. In step with the item, within the backdrop of loose-speech concerns, israel’s justice minister ayelet shaked stated, “israel is combating and will continue to fight terrorism, additionally at the internet.” The invoice — presently pending very last approval — has been sent via a parliamentary committee to all the individuals for a very last vote, the outcomes of which are…

Pakistani Football Team Off To Bahrain

LAHORE: Pakistan football squad left for Bahrain from here on Tuesday for a series of four practice matches scheduled before their Asian Games and SAFF Cup stints. The team has been attending a training camp in Lahore under their Brazilian head coach Jose Antonio Nogueira and trainer Jose Portella. It is the national side’s first tour after three years of turmoil which witnessed total shut down of footballmg activities in the country after a Lahore High Court decision in 2015 appointed an administrator to run the sport’s affairs following the…

Obama makes veiled attack on Trump in speech to remember Nelson Mandela

JOHANNESBURG: Former US president Barack Obama on Tuesday used a tribute to Nelson Mandela to warn that the world had plunged into “strange and uncertain times”, in what is likely to be seen as a veiled attack on Donald Trump. Obama made no direct reference to his successor but warned that “politics of fear and resentment were spreading, driven by leaders who scorned facts and told lies with an “utter loss of shame”. He also blasted climate-change denial, race-based migration policies, unbridled capital- ism and “strongman politics” stances often cited as the hallmarks of Trump’s controversial presidency. Obama spoke to a crowd of more than 10,000…

Elon Musk’s latest outburst raises doubts on leadership

Elon Musk has had a series of angry social media dust-ups with Wall Street analysts,                                                                 journalists, employees and others. However his trendy outburst on twitter attacking a british rescue employee in thailand has raised clean concerns over the star tech entrepreneur’s balance and management skills. Musk, the south african-born innovator and billionaire in the back of tesla and spacex,…