Tuesday, July 23, 2024



MHA unit for real-time mitigation of online fraud, banks to link database

NEW DELHI, APRIL 25: The Ministry of Home Affairs is working on forming a new wing called Cyber Fraud Mitigation Centre under the Indian Cyber Crime Coordination Centre (I4C) to deal with cyber financial fraud in real-time to save the victim's money, sources said on Wednesday. Terming the move a real game-changer, the sources said that the FMC will onboard all the agencies dealing with such crimes, including the Government, banks, telecom service providers, IT intermediaries and social media companies, who so far have been working from different locations and...

Individual info collected for census not made public or used in database like NRC: MHA

New Delhi, July 20: The Union home ministry on Wednesday said individual information collected for the census is not made public or used for preparation of any other database including the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and only aggregated data at various administrative levels is released. Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai said in Rajya Sabha that the census scheduled in 2021 and related field activities got postponed until further orders due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, adding when held, it will be the first digital census...