Month: August 2018

India’s Tryst With Cyber Threats and The Way Ahead
Security

India’s Tryst With Cyber Threats and The Way Ahead

India has turned into a cradle of cyber criminals. According to a recent report, one of the fastest evolving digital markets of South-east Asia is ranked amongst the first three countries that are vulnerable to cyber attacks. In 2017 US countered the highest number of cyber attacks followed by China. The cyber attacks in India witnessed a dip but still, the numbers are significantly high. The government aided security agencies are still struggling to find a grip over this new emerging challenge. Lack of awareness on cyber-security and a fragile legal system is puncturing the defence mechanism that the state is putting in place to combat the cyber threats. As the country is racing towards the digital economy the public and private financial organizations are becoming easy prey of cyber cro...
The Tensions around Don McGahn’s exit and the Mueller investigation, explained
World News

The Tensions around Don McGahn’s exit and the Mueller investigation, explained

White House counsel Don McGahn will depart the administration later this year amid tensions over his role in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. McGahn’s intentions to leave this year have been reported for months, but after Axios reported it with more certainty Wednesday, President Donald Trump removed any ambiguity on the matter with a tweet: https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1034810550025433090 Yet reporters were soon told that Trump had not in fact talked the timing of McGahn’s departure with him before sending this tweet, making this a firing of sorts — albeit of someone who was already on his way out the door. The context to all this is in a series of leaks that have portrayed McGahn as resistant to Trump’s efforts to interfere with the Justice Department and...
‘Boy Meets World’ Cast Reunites To Recreate Famous Photo
Entertainment

‘Boy Meets World’ Cast Reunites To Recreate Famous Photo

They recreated a famous promotional photo from their time on the series. Fishel, who played with Topanga on the series, shared with the 25-years-later snapshot on her Instagram with the caption,"We hate each other." The conference's Twitter account, Wizard World, also shared with the shot and said:"Now that is a Boy Meets World reunion!  1st time the group is back together in a comic con." Fishel also shared two additional snapshots of this team, hinting that this reunion may be the first of more to come:"Perhaps we'll do this more?" Boy Meets World" aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000, introducing fans anywhere about the Matthews family as they watched young Cory, played by Savage, browse growing upward. Fishel, Savage, Friedle and Powerful previously reunited on the Happy Disney ...
Tinder & Coffee meet Bagel for 60+
General

Tinder & Coffee meet Bagel for 60+

Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow! What a ride!”- Hunter S. Thompson There’s a saying that many people live till 80 but are already dead by the time they turn 40. Life is not a number but an experience to be cherished and treasured. What has age got to do with life anyways!! If you are at the threshold of 60 and begin to wonder as to what’s more left in life, be rest assured you are in for a surprise ☺ Yes! You have had your problems, the anxieties and tensions, those responsibilities that had to be duly filled....and as you now start approaching the 60’s, you begin to worry about the loneliness that stares at you and ...
Crisp News for Today’s Generation
General

Crisp News for Today’s Generation

The news is considered something really important within a society. Its chief intention is to inform the general public about the events that are happening around them and which may in some way or the other even affect them. As per some people, NEWS is the abbreviated form of North, East, West and South which means covering the important information from all the directions of the earth. Sometimes, news also provides us with entertainment and can make the people feel connected to each other. The journalists play a vital role here in structuring the entire matter and offering it to the public in a sorted form neatly through various media like newspaper, television, radio and even the online websites. The different categories News can be of a specific country, local news i.e. of a parti...
Allen Weisselberg, CFO, Trump Organisation, Provided Immunity in Cohen Case
US News, World News

Allen Weisselberg, CFO, Trump Organisation, Provided Immunity in Cohen Case

On Tuesday, Cohen has pleaded guilty and accepted violating the finance laws to turn benefits in favour of trump during the election campaign. He reportedly made financial transactions to hide the stories of Daniels and Karen McDougal. The two women had earlier alleged that they had extra-marital affairs with the current President Trump. In the following case, Allen Weisselberg who is the chief financial officer of the trump organisation, has been provided immunity by the federal prosecutors who were investigating the President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen. David pecker who is the CEO of the Tabloid Parent Company was also granted immunity after the investigation. Pecker was charged with the crime of helping Cohen hide and suppress potentially damaging stori...
Surge of Refugees from Southern Cameroon Puts Nigeria at Risk of Humanitarian Crisis
World News

Surge of Refugees from Southern Cameroon Puts Nigeria at Risk of Humanitarian Crisis

Barely twenty-three months into the row which ensued between the Northern and Southern Cameroonian zones, the later has been faced with serious threats to existence. Lately, over 6000 residents in parts of the Southern Cameroon communities sharing a border with one of the Nigeria communities have fled into Nigeria as refugees. Heinous crimes have been perpetrated both by the government forces and the gunmen from both conflicting zones. Sexual assaults, indiscriminate killings, and looting are tips of the iceberg in the violence that has so far wrecked serious havoc on the communities in Southern Cameroon. Since the inception of this tragedy, over a thousand people have lost their lives and not fewer than a hundred thousand people have been displaced from their homes in the affected comm...
India & Pakistan Soldiers are all Set to Participate in Historic Military Exercise for the First Time
Asia News

India & Pakistan Soldiers are all Set to Participate in Historic Military Exercise for the First Time

Indian and Pakistani soldiers, who are mostly pitted against each other along the LOC, are now going to participate in a military drill for the first time. The militaries of India and Pakistan are participating in a huge anti-terror combat drill of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in Russia. This drill aims at expanding cooperation on the areas of internal & external security from various threats arising from terrorism among the member countries India is participating in the drill for the first time after becoming a full member in June 2017. The SCO Peace Mission Exercise is generally conducted annually for the member states as a part of SCO initiative. This exercise is being conducted by the Central Military Commission of Russia. It will take place in between August 22 ...
4 Winners and one Loser from Primary Elections in Florida, Arizona, and Oklahoma
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4 Winners and one Loser from Primary Elections in Florida, Arizona, and Oklahoma

Florida and Arizona are inextricably linked in Americans’ minds as the lands of baseball spring training and old retirees who hate welfare but depend for their standard of living on big government programs. But in political terms, the two states have headed in opposite directions in the Trump era. Florida, a classic swing state for the past 20 years, not only landed in the Trump column in November 2016 but appears to have evolved further in a conservative direction since Election Day. Arizona, by contrast, has traditionally been a considerably more conservative state, but Hillary Clinton outperformed past Democratic nominees there in 2016 even though she ultimately fell short. What’s more, given the personal conflicts between President Donald Trump and Sens. Jeff Flake and John McCain, t...
15 Things To Do In Osaka, Kyoto, & Tokyo – Multi-City Trip Using A JR Pass
Travel

15 Things To Do In Osaka, Kyoto, & Tokyo – Multi-City Trip Using A JR Pass

Multi-city itinerary for Osaka, Kyoto, and Tokyo with the JR Pass Foodie-paradise Osaka, rustic Kyoto, and quirky Tokyo - ask any Japan-lovin’ Singaporean and they’ll tell you that these are the 3 must-visits. In reality, these cities aren’t all that close together, with Tokyo in a different prefecture altogether, but you don’t need to spend on domestic flights to conquer all 3 places at one go - ‘cause a Japan Rail Pass (JR Pass) will help bridge that gap via express train. About the JR Pass Using the pass can be slightly daunting for first-timers, but it’s really not that complicated. Japan’s train system is extremely advanced. Trains come at very specific timings down to the minutes, and can take you from city to city at a fraction of the cost of domestic flights or pr...