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Drone policy: DGCA issues norms for commercial use

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has issued the finalised guidelines for commercial use of drones, or remotely operated aircraft, in a move that will allow private operators across sectors such as agriculture,...

British Airways investigates credit card data breach

The personal and financial data of British Airways customers who made bookings online and on the airline's app was stolen between August 21 and September 5, the company has said. The data from around...

Pune traffic police to crack down on modified bike silencers

Pune Traffic Police has decided to crack down on manufacturers and sellers of modified motorbike silencers and noisy horns that cause considerable noise pollution. So far, the traffic police has been taking action against...

Uber launches more safety tools to protect riders, drivers

Uber has introduced a series of changes aimed at improving the safety of drivers and riders as the ride-hailing company continues to grapple with reports of assault and breached privacy in its cars. “We...

Delhi parking policy in flux as file is sent back to law dept

The much-delayed parking policy is once again staring at uncertainty as the file pertaining to it has been sent back to the law department over the question of whether the AAP government or Lt...

RAK Police launch security surveillance system

Ras Al Khaimah Police has launched a security surveillance system that will use artificial intelligence and be linked to 125,000 CCTV cameras installed across the emirate as part of the Himaya security project. The...

Delhi government may use technology to curb motor vehicle thefts

The Delhi government's home department is looking at a 'microdot technology' to curb incidents of motor vehicle thefts in the city, an official said. In a meeting last month, Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal...

Security cameras, scanners at Pak capital’s entry removed

The cameras and scanners placed at the entry and exit points of Faizabad, the main entrance for the traffic coming from GT Road, have been removed after being dysfunctional for a long time by...

New biometrics boarding system technology unveiled at Washington Airport

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, in partnership with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, unveiled a new biometric screening system Sept. 6, that uses facial-recognition technology to streamline passenger verification and boarding on outbound international...

Ensure our security or give us gun licences, Haryana jewellers tell govt

Haryana Jewellers have asked the state government to ensure their security or give them gun licences so that they could protect themselves. The jewellers have also sought adequate deployment of police force or private...