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Facebook Suspends another Data-Analytics Firm

Facebook, still dealing with the fallout from the scandal over user data improperly obtained by consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, has suspended another data-analytics firm over possible policy violations. Facebook said it has temporarily suspended the firm, Crimson Hexagon, while it looks into whether it violated data-sharing policies. Facebook was responding to an inquiry from the Wall Street Journal, which reported that Crimson Hexagon had deals to analyze Facebook data for clients including several U.S. government…

Surveillance footage of drug-war operation in Manila raises doubts about police actions in anti-narcotics campaign

BARANGAY 19, Manila: The police report was clear. Anti-drug officers shot and injured three men in this poor district of the Philippine capital, then “rushed” them to hospital where they were pronounced dead on arrival. But security camera footage obtained by Reuters tells a different story of what happened just after midday on October 11 in Barangay (district) 19. It shows that police took at least 25 minutes to haul away the men they had shot. The victims show no signs of life; police are seen carrying them by their…

Noor decides to part ways with Wali Hamid Khan

LAHORE: Film actress Noor Bukhari on Monday announced to part ways with her husband, singer Wali Hamid Khan, ARY News reported. According to details, the actress-cum-TV host has filed for divorce in a local court. Noor argued that she made several attempts to save her relationship, but to no avail. Sources said the actress decided to part ways with her spouse because of strenuous domestic life after Wali shifted to Karachi for work. The 34-year-old had married Wali Khan, son of famous singer Hamid Ali Khan, in…