Stark differences in EU and UK propsals on end-to-end encryption citing terrorism concerns


The UK government had to face a major setback with EU’s proposal recently in which it has called for implementation of end-to-end encryption and ban on encryption backdoors across all forms of digital communication, irrespective of their existing priviledges. The said proposal comes as a blow for the UK government, which is endeavouring to curbContinue reading “Stark differences in EU and UK propsals on end-to-end encryption citing terrorism concerns”

Heavy snowstorm predicted for New York today


As weather networks are predicting, the first snow storm of 2014 is expected to hit New England, NY later on Jan.2, 2014. Residents and emergency-management officials are spending the day preparing for the snowstorm. As much as one foot of snow is going to pile up on the streets making it difficult to commute andContinue reading “Heavy snowstorm predicted for New York today”

Show Biz is “addictive”, says Ruby Wax


In the recent HARDtalk interview given by Writer, performer and mental health campaigner Ruby Wax has talked about the addictive side of show business and why she left her career as a comedian to study neuroscience. The questions regarding her own troubled childhood were also raised during the interview and how her learning of theContinue reading “Show Biz is “addictive”, says Ruby Wax”

Controversy in Britain on immigration restrictions suspension for Romanians and Bulgarians


As Romanians and Bulgarians will have access to eight different countries including Britain for employment after the restrictions will be suspended from Jan. 1. The list of countries other than Britain that have suspended restrictions include Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Malta, Spain and Holland. There have been concerns in Britain regarding the possible overloadContinue reading “Controversy in Britain on immigration restrictions suspension for Romanians and Bulgarians”

Photographer lead around the world by Girlfriend


The series was shot by Russian photographer Murad Osmann and his girlfriend Nataly Zakharova in an ongoing project called Follow Me. Each photograph has the hand of photographer Osmann and back of his girlfriend Zakharova. The pictures were first published on Instagram which was blown out into a  movement while providing others with the uniqueContinue reading “Photographer lead around the world by Girlfriend”

Top Entertainment News of the Day


1.Duck Dynasty: The culture war on A&E’s reality show “Duck Dynasty” is about to escalate with the return of Phil Robertson. Robertson is returning after being suspended from the show for expressing racist opinions and  anti-gay stance in the interview given to GQ. 2.Pop star Beyonce’s use of the audio clip from Space shuttle Challenger’sContinue reading “Top Entertainment News of the Day”

Ace International Photographers (Series): Martine Franck


I came across a great quote from Martine Franck that said: “What I like most about photography is the moment that you can’t anticipate: you have to be constantly watching for it, ready to welcome the unexpected.” When I delved deeper into knowing who she was and what she did to arrive at such aContinue reading “Ace International Photographers (Series): Martine Franck”

Daily Prompt: The New School


The high-resolution image is shared on my flickr page for lack of uploading limit. Please be kind enough and check the work by clicking on the below link. A Preying Photographer http://www.flickr.com/photos/99345206@N02/11647272524/ Submission for Daily Prompt: The New School

The Rhythm – Weekly Photo Challenge


The picture was taken on a usual afternoon at my college (Centennial College, Toronto, Canada) when I was about to leave for volunteering at another event hosted by my CCPR colleagues for “Mukibaum Treatment Centres” and was sort of hurried and not gratifying to my artistic intuition. But still I guess what helped me whileContinue reading “The Rhythm – Weekly Photo Challenge”