Double Carnatic Music debut for youngster in Chennai

Double Carnatic Music debut for youngster in Chennai

Venkat Raman Auckland, January 7, 2020   We have long held the view that while there are professional organisations such as the New Zealand Carnatic Music Society, Sangeetha Bharathi School of Music and Rasikas New Zealand promoting Carnatic Music and budding singers and instrumentalists, and while there are parents encouraging them, the success of our young men and women depend…

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Facebook, Twitter define online advertising for Elections 2020

Facebook, Twitter define online advertising for Elections 2020

Wellington, January 7, 2020 Political advertising policies at Facebook and Twitter have been reviewed  – and here is how they will apply to this year’s general election. Facebook started in 2004 as a way for Harvard students to rank girls by “hotness.” Just over a decade later, it was being blamed for altering the course of a United States presidential election. …

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TINZ wants businesses included in Algorithm Charter

TINZ wants businesses included in Algorithm Charter

Wellington, January 7, 2020 Wellington based Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) has expressed its support to the work of Statistics New Zealand to create an Algorithm Charter. The Charter aims at a more consistent approach by Government agencies in their use of algorithms in “a fair, ethical and transparent way. TINZ provided a submission on this Charter. Chief Executive Julie…

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