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Facebook Adds Privacy Settings To Comply with Strict EU Rules

Facebook Adds Privacy Settings To Comply with Strict EU Rules

If tomorrow the law of the European Union, which does not allow companies to collect data about people online without their consent, will enter into force, nearly 1.9 billion users of Facebook around the world will come under his protection.


British regulators to fine Barclays CEO, monitor whistleblowing programme

British regulators to fine Barclays CEO, monitor whistleblowing programme

In accordance with the enforcement procedures of the FCA and PRA, Mr Staley now has a period during which he may review the draft warning notices and make representations to these authorities in relation to their content. Thousands of staff at the group's investment bank will also be breathing a sigh of relief after the United Kingdom financial regulators decided not to demand his sacking as chief executive over his attempts to uncover the identity of a whistleblower.


Congress leader P Chidambaram attacks government on high petrol prices

Congress leader P Chidambaram attacks government on high petrol prices

In Kolkata, petrol is retailing at Rs 76.78 a litre and diesel at 68.01 a litre. India has the highest retail prices of petrol and diesel among South Asian nations as taxes account for half of the pump rates. Overall, since the beginning of the year, petrol prices have increased by more than Rs 4 per litre in major cities, and diesel by Rs 5-6 per litre.


Underwood's Return Shows Little Sign Of Change In Her Appearance

Underwood's Return Shows Little Sign Of Change In Her Appearance

Country singer Miranda Lambert is mending her broken heart with a historic win at this year's Academy of Country Music Award . "And my face has been healing pretty nicely as well", Underwood wrote on her website last week. Wearing sparkles around her eyes in the shape of tears, as she does in the visuals for the single, traces of any injury were not detectable on television .