EUGeneral Data Protection Regulation Discussion BroadcastThe Assistant European Data Protection Supervisor and the Rapporteur for the Data Protection Regulation have discussed the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). They noted that the timeline that had been set for the end of 2015 was nearing, but there was optimism that there could be political agreement in this time. There are still some core compromises needed: for example, in relation to the requirement for a mandatory data protection officer, the question of consent and other grounds for processing data (in particular legitimate interests for processing), but the position is moving toward a consensus. All parties foresee that the implementation period will be two years once the regulation is finalised.EU Agency for Fundamental Rights Report on SurveillanceThe EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has published its report focussing on the legal framework governing surveillance by intelligence powers. The report also … [Read more...] about EU Weekly Data Privacy Alert – 23 November 2015
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RAKSHA Bandhan is an annual Hindu ceremony from the Indian subcontinent. But what is the celebration, also known as Rakhi, and when is it this year? Here's all you need to know. When is Raksha Bandhan this year? This year Raksha Bandhan falls on Sunday 26th August. The annual festival typically falls in the Gregorian calendar month of August. The festival falls on the full-moon day of the month of Shravana in the Hindu calendar. Because of variations in the waxing and waning of the moon, the exact date changes every year, although it usually always falls at some point in August. What is Raksha Bandhan? Raksha Bandhan, often called Rakhi for short, is a festival observed by Hindus - and some Jains - all over the world. Rakhi is all about celebrating love and duty between brothers and sisters, with the festival's full name meaning "bond of protection". It is also used to celebrate friendships between people with a brother-sister kind of bond, but who aren't actually related. … [Read more...] about When is Raksha Bandhan 2018? Rakhi date, customs and how the Hindu festival is celebrated
THE Indian festival of Raksha Bandhan is around the corner as siblings worldwide prepare for the special day with much anticipation. But just what is Raksha Bandhan all about and how is the auspicious day celebrated? We explain. What is Raksha Bandhan and when is it in 2018? Raksha Bandhan is an Indian festival that celebrates the love between brothers and sisters. The occasion of Raksha Bandhan is celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu luni-solar calendar in the month of Shravana which typically falls in the August month of the Gregorian calendar. This year, it will be observed on Sunday, August 26. The festival’s name is made up of two words: Raksha meaning protection and Bandhan meaning to tie or bond. Combined, the phrase signifies “a bond protection” and symbolises the sacredness of the sibling relationship. The ceremonies are carried out by Hindus from North and Western India, Nepal, Pakistan and Mauritius, as well as the Sikh and Jain communities. The … [Read more...] about Raksha Bandhan 2018 – when is the Indian festival, how is it celebrated and what is its meaning?
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