Mar 13, 2021 06:22 PM IST
The wearing of the burqa in the majority-Buddhist nation was temporarily banned in 2019 after the bombing of churches and hotels by Islamic militants that killed more than 250.
- Dec 16, 2020 08:16 PM IST
Under the provisions of this directive, the government will declare a list of trusted sources and trusted products for installation in the country's telecom network.
- Jul 06, 2020 09:43 AM IST
With the National Security Law coming into effect in Hong Kong, the special status it enjoys under US law will be affected. Beijing, however, is determined to nip the Hong Kong movement in the bud
- Jul 01, 2020 01:48 PM IST
Millions of China-branded smartphones sold in the country are likely to capture far more sensitive user data than standalone apps and require greater scrutiny, as does telecom gear from Huawei and ZTE
- Jun 30, 2020 09:12 AM IST
The South China Morning Post newspaper and public broadcaster RTHK, both citing unnamed sources, said that the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress voted unanimously to approve a national security law for Hong Kong on Tuesday.
- Apr 06, 2020 01:32 PM IST
The geopolitical and geo-economical backdrop of coronavirus makes refugee health protection a critical public health priority.
- Jan 07, 2020 03:13 PM IST
Is it the executive laxity that has misguided the legislature culminating in messy amendments to the customs law? Or is it the judicial evasion that has prevented the adjudication of these mischievous petitions in a timely manner?
- Jun 06, 2019 02:36 PM IST
Reframing the conflict in Kashmir will provide scope for a peace process to kick off. While there is little appetite in governments to engage with ending terrorism politically, ending insurgency is only possible through political means.
- May 07, 2019 01:14 PM IST
Despite the constant din around national security in these elections, the fact is India has been rather poorly served by the BJP government on longer-term issues of national security, and on the challenges posed by China.
- Apr 04, 2019 11:08 AM IST
The strength of the new central government – to be known only in end May - would dictate the efficacy of its conflict management and conflict resolution strategies.
- Mar 27, 2019 01:58 PM IST
They were responding to queries on whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement of India's successful demonstration of anti-satellite missile capability violated the poll code.
- Jan 04, 2019 12:07 PM IST
Gandhi cited a media report on Swedish Telecom major Ericsson filing a contempt plea in the Supreme Court against Reliance Communications chief Anil Ambani and demanding that he detained.
- Jul 28, 2017 10:39 PM IST
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told reporters that officials are analysing the apparent launch
- Jun 27, 2017 09:37 AM IST
In their joint statement, the two leaders also touched on trade, security, bilateral co-operation and instability in Afghanistan, among other issues.
- Mar 16, 2016 08:44 PM IST
The Lok Sabha today passed the contentious Aadhaar Bill, even as it was sent back by the Rajya Sabha, which sought four amendments to the bill.
- Mar 03, 2015 04:54 PM IST
The scandal has engulfed the oil ministry since the arrest two weeks ago of low-level staff suspected of stealing secret documents and selling them to journalists who styled themselves as high-profile industry consultants.
- Mar 03, 2015 03:23 PM IST
At the end of the day if nothing works, the numbers will. Under the Indian constitution mechanism, numbers are fairly on our side," he said, adding that the 2013 Land Act is an area that the BJP-led government is trying to "radically alter".
- May 30, 2013 12:18 PM IST
Japanese Economy Minister Akira Amari responded to the fall by saying that investors should not overreact to stock market declines and repeated that economic policies would be pursued without anxiety in regard to recent stock market volatility.
- May 29, 2013 09:30 AM IST
The deal includes the creation of a four-person oversight panel and promises related to the eventual removal of certain Chinese equipment from US networks.
- May 17, 2013 08:40 AM IST
President Barack Obama said on Thursday he makes "no apologies" for his concern about leaks to the media that could compromise US national security or put American military and intelligence officers at risk.
- Nov 17, 2012 12:36 PM IST
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Saturday that reaching a deal to resolve America's budget crisis is critical to its global leadership and national security and would bolster efforts to project US economic power around the world.
- Mar 20, 2012 05:08 PM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), which essentially is the telecom regulatory body in the country ...
- Dec 08, 2011 11:42 AM IST
Whether freedom to speech and expression really exists in the online space in India, is now debatable, after ...
- Jun 08, 2011 04:35 PM IST
The Finance Ministry is bringing under one umbrella the intelligence and criminal investigation units of the Income Tax department to enhance prosecution powers to counter terror financing and check transactions that pose threat to national security.
- May 18, 2011 02:48 PM IST
The CBI had said that Swamy's allegation regarding possession of disproportionate assets by Raja and issues relating to the national security aspect are not directly related to the 2G scam.