facebook: Seek algorithmic accountability from Facebook: Experts to govt

Privacy specialists and civil society are calling on the Indian authorities to search extra algorithmic accountability from Facebook in mild of the latest revelations round how the social media large's algorithms are designed to gasoline hate speech, misinformation and inflammatory...

COVID-19 flight suspensions: Hundreds of health workers stuck in India, UAE groups seek support to bring back employees

Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai, India. Flights from India to UAE stay suspended since April 25. Image Credit: Rex Features Dubai: Hundreds of UAE health workers, who've been stuck in India due to the COVID-19-related suspension of inbound passenger flights...

State Roundup: As single mom derides Hogan decision to end jobless benefit, lawmakers seek to keep pandemic relief coming

SINGLE MOTHER DERIDES HOGAN ENDING JOBLESS BENEFITS: A 35-year-old single mom ripped Gov. Larry Hogan’s current decision to discontinue federal unemployment advantages, calling it “discrimination” that has left her scrambling to determine how she goes to survive. “It was like...

Sandra Zavala-Ortega to seek election to Vancouver Public Schools Board

Recently appointed Vancouver Public Schools Board Director Sandra Zavala-Ortega has introduced her candidacy for Position 2. “I'm excited to proceed working with the School Board and (incoming superintendent) Dr. (Jeff) Snell to deliver our youngsters again to faculty and enhance...