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    AWS ready to help Indian govt with safeguarding sensitive data
    • AWS ready to help Indian govt with safeguarding sensitive data(08:38)
      Las Vegas, Dec 5 (IANS) As Amazon Web Services (AWS) doubles down on reaching out to the Indian government with its Public Sector Cloud offerings, the key is to bring the message home that AWS is the only player which can isolate sensitive data from the routine open data with even a single "instance" (a virtual server in the AWS Cloud) on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and keep it safe within the boundaries of the country.
    Hopefully concerns raised on CAB are addressed: Meghalaya CM
    • Hopefully concerns raised on CAB are addressed: Meghalaya CM(00:34)
      Shillong, Dec 5 (IANS) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday said that he is hoping that the central government has addressed the issues and concerns raised by several political parties and civil society groups on the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.
    • 'Design conclave in Kerala to tap state's huge talent pool'(00:04)
      Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 5 (IANS) To tap into the huge talent pool available in Kerala, the country's largest design conclave will be held at Kochi over three days starting from December 12, a top state government official said on Wednesday.
    Don't delay hanging in Nirbhaya case: India's only executioner (IANS Exclusive)
    • Don't delay hanging in Nirbhaya case: India's only executioner (IANS Exclusive)(09:54)
      New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) "You just can't stop the cases like Nirbhaya and Hyderabad veterinarian gang rape and murder by doing nothing. You have to execute the death penalty in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case as soon as possible to set an example. Convict the accused of Hyderabad case also as soon as possible. Then only such gruesome crimes will stop. Until and unless such people are not hanged till death, they won't fear the law," says the country's only executioner Pawan.
    30,000 animals to be sacrificed at Nepal temple festival
    • 30,000 animals to be sacrificed at Nepal temple festival(16:50)
      Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) Nepal's Gadhimai temple is all decked up for a five-yearly sacrificial ritual that will see over 30,000 animals, including buffaloes, sacrificed over two days at a massive slaughterhouse set up at the temple premises, ignoring protests by animal rights groups and an apex court order.