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E-cigarettes must be subject to same rules as regular cigarettes US heart assn

Aug 25, 2014

E-cigarettes must be subject to same rules as regular cigarettes US heart assn

E-cigarettes are currently unregulated, meaning they can be sold to youths and are openly advertised, unlike cigarette-makers which must follow strict rules about where and how their products are marketed. #World #HowThisWorks #US #Health #Cancer #Cigarette #Smoking #US Food and Drug Administration #Regulations #E-cigarette
Pilots mull creating joint forum to fight DGCA's 'discrimination'

Aug 17, 2014

Pilots mull creating joint forum to fight DGCA's 'discrimination'

While the domestic airlines have formed a platform and lobby jointly whenever some decision or policy goes against their interests, the cockpit crew members in the country do not have any such platform, a pilot said on condition of anonymity. #Pilots #Jet Airways #NewsTracker #Aviation #IndiGo #Go Air #DGVA #Regulating Aviation
Japan First nuclear energy facility to restart only by 2015

Aug 06, 2014

Japan First nuclear energy facility to restart only by 2015

Kyushu Electric Power's two-reactor Sendai plant, located about 1,000 km (600 miles) southwest of Tokyo, is likely to be the first nuclear plant to be allowed to restart under tough new safety regulations after the 2011 Fukushima crisis. #Japan #Nuclear energy #Government bailout #Nuclear Regulation Authority #Hokkaido Electric Power #Kyushu Electric #Fukuishima Nuclear Power Plant
E-rickshaw ban to continue as there are no regulating guidelines, says Delhi HC

Aug 05, 2014

E-rickshaw ban to continue as there are no regulating guidelines, says Delhi HC

The ban on e-rickshaws in the city will continue as the Delhi High Court today made it clear that it cannot allow them to ply unless there are guidelines to regulate them and asked the Centre to come up with draft regulations on the issue. #India #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Delhi High Court #Delhi HC #HC #E-rickshaw #regulating guidelines #Pinki Anand #ban on e-rickshaws
UK data regulator probes into Facebook experiment on users

Jul 02, 2014

UK data regulator probes into Facebook experiment on users

ICO in the UK is investigating whether Facebook Inc broke data protection laws when it allowed researchers to conduct a psychological experiment on users. #social media #facebook #Life #NewsTracker #social network #Financial Times #Information Commissioner's Office #ICO #psychological experiment #experiment #data regulator

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Govt vs citizen: Should we ban things we can't control?

Aug 13, 2013

Govt vs citizen: Should we ban things we can't control?

It is convenient for bureaucrats to ban anything they find difficult to understand or control. But in doing this they are working against the citizen's interests. #ToTheContrary #Regulators #Citizens' Rights #Percy Mistry
Leveson report: Outdated, short-sighted, dangerous

Nov 30, 2012

Leveson report: Outdated, short-sighted, dangerous

Almost all the bad practices put on display during the Leveson inquiry are already illegal. Regulating the press inherently means providing an additional deterrent to choice, and a prior restraint on publication. #social media #Twitter #ConnectTheDots #News of the World #Leveson Report #Press Freedom #Press Regulation

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Leveson report: Outdated, short-sighted, dangerous

Sep 16, 2014

Mr. Mayor, back off circumcision

A federal appeals court recently issued a decision sharply criticizing a third-term Bloomberg administration health regulation that reflects its we-know-best attitude...
Leveson report: Outdated, short-sighted, dangerous

Sep 11, 2014

Cargo pilot hours should be regulated, too: Column

FAA safety regulation shouldn't play politics...
Leveson report: Outdated, short-sighted, dangerous

Sep 11, 2014

Hong Kong Regulators Pursue Chinese State-Owned Firm Citic

Hong Kong's securities regulator has launched legal proceedings against state-owned Chinese conglomerate, Citic Ltd and its former Chairman Larry Yung, in an effort to compensate investors for massive losses linked to soured bets on the Australian do...