Niti Aayog to develop National Data Platform
Friday, January 24, 2020, 3:44 PM
Government think-tank Niti Aayog will develop a national data and analytics platform to make all government data accessible to stakeholders in a user-friendly manner. Releasing the Vision Document for the National Data and Analytics Platform (NDAP), Niti Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar said that the NDAP will strive to ensure that the data is assured, consistent, coherent and credible.
Pakistan to remain in FATF grey list, black listing looks unlikely
Friday, January 24, 2020, 3:37 PM
Pakistan has taken satisfactory steps against terror groups, the Financial Action Task Force has said, according to diplomatic sources. The FATF at its 3-day review meeting in Beijing evaluated Pakistan's compliance efforts vis-a-vis money laundering and terror financing. The sources said China, United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, among others, did not make any adverse remark on Pakistan's action plan.
McDonald's new plan for your 3 am cravings: Stay open 24x7
Friday, January 24, 2020, 3:25 PM
American fast-food company McDonald's has decided to open its outlets all night. The company, whose outlets were open just 15 hours, will now be open for 24 hours at select locations in Mumbai, to begin with, the company said in a statement. McDonald's becomes the first quick-service restaurant to announce these operations, the company claimed.