TikTok, Cam Scanner, Helo Banned in India! Govt Cracks Down on 59 Chinese Apps

Indian government has announced a ban on 59 Chinese apps, including popular apps such as TikTok, Shareit, Helo amid growing border tensions with China. The list also includes other commonly used apps such as UC Browser, Xender, SHAREit and Clean-master. Shopping portals such as Shein and Club Factory and gaming apps such as Clash of Kings […]

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Pay Attention! These Rules related to Your Bank Account will Change after June 30, Discounts will not be Available

After June 30, the government will change some rules related to bank account. After the announcement of the lockdown across the country, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced relaxation in these rules, but no clarity has been given to pursue it further. Some rules related to your bank account will change from June 30 […]

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Windows File Recovery Tool lets You Recover Deleted, Lost Files on Windows 10

Microsoft has quietly rolled out a new tool that helps users recover lost files on Windows 10. Called Windows File Recovery, the purpose of the application is to help users who may have accidentally deleted files and want to bring them back. It can also help with corrupted data. The app works with SD cards as […]

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PUBG Mobile, Truecaller and Others Found Snooping on Your iPhone Clipboard Data

A couple of days ago a popular social media app called TikTok came in the headlines for its suspicious behaviour of snooping on the iPhone’s clipboard. While the company is yet to fix this, a couple of researchers have found additional 53 iOS apps that work in a similar fashion. As reported by Ars Technica, these 53 […]

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From ‘Made in India’ to giving Stern Reply to China, Here’s What PM Modi said in ‘Mann ki baat

Overcoming the challenges Speaking at the 66th edition of his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’ Prime Minister Modi said, “There could be any number of challenges but our history shows that we have always overcome them. We have emerged stronger after challenges.Problems and challenges come but should we consider 2020 as bad? I don’t […]

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Good News for Taxpayers! CBDT Exempts Certain Allowances in New Tax Regime

The Union Budget 2020 had introduced a new income tax regime under Section 115BAC of the Income Tax Act, giving an option to individual taxpayers and Hindu Undivided Families (HUFs) to pay income tax at lower rates. The new system is applicable for income earned between April 1, 2020 and March 31, 2021 (FY 2020-21), […]

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Here’s How to Protect Yourself from Upcoming Cyberattacks

Singapore-based cybersecurity company CYFIRMA recently reported that a hacker group backed by North Korea is planning a large-scale phishing campaign in six countries, including India. The hackers plan to target countries where the governments have announced financial support to individuals and businesses to stabilize their pandemic-ravaged economies. According to CYFIRMA, the Lazarus Group’s phishing campaign […]

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Bank ATM Withdrawal, Minimum Balance: Relaxations Expire this Month

Many banking rules, including ATM cash withdrawal and minimum account balance, are likely to change from next month. During the coronavirus-induced lockdown, several relaxations were given to the people in banking related transactions for three months. Finance Ministry had withdrawn all transaction charges to withdraw cash from ATMs till 30 June. Until there is no new announcement on […]

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