Veteran South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada has died at the age of 87. He passed away peacefully in a Johannesburg hospital after a short period of illness, following surgery to the brain. Kathrada, along with President Nelson Mandela..

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US President Donald Trump is due to sign an executive order to overturn key parts of the Obama administration's plan to tackle global warming. The move will undo the Clean Power Plan which required states to slash carbon emissions..

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Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and aide, is being questioned by a US committee investigating alleged ties between the Trump team and Moscow. Kushner has volunteered to speak to the Senate Intelligence Committee.

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Indian Elections – 2017

On Saturday, 11 March 17, the election results of India’s mini general election, for five states, were announced. The BJP scored resounding victories in UP and Uttarkhand, while the Congress made a decisive victory in Punjab. 


Elections-2017

On 09 Mar 17, the last phase of the 5-state, mini general election was completed and the nation looks forward to the election result that shall be announced on 11 Mar 17. 


FGFA (5th Generation Fighter Aircraft) for the IAF

On 09 Mar 17, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) revealed that they remained open for a joint venture with Russia, for the design and production of the FGFA. However, this time in addition to other criteria, there are two specific requirements. 

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Global War on Terrorism (GWOT) - Missed Opportunities

Global War on Terrorism (GWOT) - Missed Opportunities

- Moni Chandi
On 11 Sep 2001, the world watched with horror, as high-jacked civilian airlines were flown into the 'World Trade Center', in Manhattan. The Images of the attack were vividly captured by the media and re-broadcasted across the globe.

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The Impact of the Dark Web  on Internet Governance and  Cyber Security

The Impact of the Dark Web on Internet Governance and Cyber Security

- Tobby Simon
With the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ contract with the United States Department of Commerce due to expire in 2015, the international debate on Internet governance has been re-ignited.

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Critical Infrastructure and the Internet of Things

Critical Infrastructure and the Internet of Things

- Tobby Simon
Critical infrastructure systems — the assets and networks, be they physical or virtual, underpinning the functioning of an economy and society — determine the security, prosperity, well-being and resilience of an entire nation.

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