SBP protecting influential / Political debtors: SC

supreme-court-State-Bank-protecting-debtorsISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court criticised the State Bank of Pakistan and other financial institutions on Wednesday for protecting powerful debtors with political influence, instead of recovering the money borrowed by them. 

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Facebook Places launches in Australia

facebookplaces-launchedFacebook users in Australia can share their location with friends from today after the social networking website launched its Places feature.
Keen to avoid another privacy backlash, Facebook stressed the service would be opt-in and users would have to check in to venues before their location was revealed on their page. The default privacy setting would be to share with “friends only” and users can even restrict location sharing to specific friends or groups of friends.

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Stays in the dark: DJ litigant paranoid, says psychologist

Kristy_Fraser-KirkKristy Fraser-Kirk, who is suing David Jones and its former chief executive, Mark McInnes, for $37 million over alleged sexual harassment, has been so traumatised by the case that she spends most of her time inside her apartment with the blinds drawn so she cannot be photographed, a psychologist says.

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