Étiqueté : hearing


Mike Pompeo’s secretary of utter confirmation hearing begins

The confirmation hearing for CIA chief Mike Pompeo’s appointment as secretary of state has begun in the US Senate. Appearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday, Pompeo was expected to face questions over his past positions on torture, allegations of Islamophobia and a failure to disclose dealings with a Chinese company, according to…


Fb’s Zuckerberg grilled more challenging all the plan by means of second hearing

In his second hearing on Capitol Hill to provide answers following revelations of a massive data privacy breach, Mark Zuckerberg faced tougher questions from US Congress regarding the social media giant’s policies. The Facebook CEO was also grilled about user privacy, data collection, political bias and the social network’s business model. Facebook has been in the spotlight since news broke…


Paying attention to India’s hearing impaired

New Delhi – Nearly two decades ago, when Shruti Gupta was diagnosed with congenital hearing loss at the age of one, her life took a dramatic turn. Her cognitive development, speech retention and ability to respond to loud noises was impaired. Year after year, she visited a specialist to help upgrade and fine-tune her hearing…