Facebook India head admits people in key positions are anti-BJP, claim sources

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Facebook India head Ajit Mohan was on Wednesday (Sep 2) questioned for about two two hours by Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology amid controversy over Facebook’s alleged bias in favour of the BJP. According to sources, Mohan admitted before the Parliamentary Committee that people atContinue Reading

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday announced measures to assist Hong Kong citizens start a new life in Australia, including extending visas by five years, after Beijing imposed a new security law on the Asian financial hub. Morrison also suspended an extradition agreement with HongContinue Reading

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Indian and Chinese military commanders made progress in talks on Wednesday to defuse a standoff along their disputed border in the western Himalayas after pulling back some troops in confidence-building gestures, Indian government officials said. Hundreds of soldiers have been ranged against each other in theContinue Reading

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Asian stocks were poised for their biggest weekly rise in over eight years while the euro hovered near a 1-1/2 month high as Europe’s central bank surprised with more stimulus, fuelling hopes for a global rebound. The equities rally prompted investors to take winnings ahead ofContinue Reading

By Administrator_India Capital Sands After long refusing to explicitly criticize a sitting president, former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis accused President Donald Trump on Wednesday of trying to divide America and roundly denounced a militarization of the U.S. response to civil unrest. The remarks by Mattis, an influential retired Marine generalContinue Reading