Home » Tag Archives: security

Tag Archives: security

Capitol siege raises security concerns for Joe Biden inaugural – us presidential election

The violent insurrection at the US Capitol is intensifying scrutiny over security at an inauguration ceremony for President-elect Joe Biden already reshaped by a pandemic and the prospect that his predecessor may not attend. Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will take the oath of office from the Capitol’s West Front, one of the very locations where a violent mob ...

Read More »

Security failure led to rioters running amok – world news

The chaos inside the US Capitol on Wednesday came after the police force that protects the legislative complex was overrun by a mob of Donald Trump’s supporters in what law enforcement officials called a catastrophic failure to prepare. The siege of the Capitol, home to both the US Senate and the House of Representatives, represents one of the gravest security ...

Read More »

India starts UN Security Council term vowing to speak against terror – india news

India began its eighth term as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council on Monday with the stated objective of raising its voice against terrorism, speaking for the developing world and bringing “human-centric inclusive solutions” to matters of global peace and security. India joined the Security Council technically on January 1, which was a public holiday. The term got ...

Read More »

Only a strong social security net can ensure economic growth – analysis

The lasting legacy of Covid-19’s impact on India won’t be the large number of fatalities it has caused, it will be how governments across India watched silently as a crashing economy caused a devastating impact on the lives of millions of poor. Going against the call by leading economists to increase spending by targeting direct support to the poor, just ...

Read More »

Atmosphere of security attracting investors to UP: CM Yogi Adityanath – india news

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said entrepreneurs were now more than willing to come to Uttar Pradesh and invest because of the atmosphere of security and confidence in the state. The chief minister was speaking at a programme where he inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of projects worth more than Rs 580 crore in Gorakhpur. Speaking ...

Read More »

Taiwan tightens control over Chinese investments due to security concerns: Report – world news

Following the steps of the US and Japan, the Taiwanese Economic Affairs Ministry on Wednesday tightened control over Chinese investments due to national security concerns, reported Taipei Times. Based on new regulations that came into effect from Wednesday, Chinese military-owned companies and Chinese Communist Party-owned companies were banned from investing in Taiwan. “There is a worldwide trend of scrutinizing investments ...

Read More »

Biden slams Chinese abuses, stresses security and prosperity in Indo-Pacific – world news

US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday slammed China once again for “abuses” on trade, technology and human rights and said America can best pursue its goals relative to Beijing, which include “security and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region” when it is “flanked” by like-minded partners and allies. He reiterated his plans to pivot away from outgoing President Donald Trump’s unilateral ...

Read More »

Security forces kill 7 Taliban members in southern Afghanistan: Report – world news

Seven Taliban terrorists have been killed after the Afghan military foiled an attack on security checkpoints in the southern Afghan district of Zheria, the defence Ministry said on Sunday. “7 #Taliban were killed in Zheria district of #Kandahar province, yesterday. They were planning to attack #ANDSF [Afghan Defense and Security Forces] positions when they were targeted by #ANA [Afghan National ...

Read More »

Joe Biden calls cyber attack grave risk to national security – world news

The recent cyber security breach against the US companies constitutes a grave risk to the national security, President-elect Joe Biden has said, alleging that the Trump administration failed to prevent it. Recently, the US officials said that multiple federal agencies were targeted in a sophisticated, months-long cyber security attack. The massive breach, which is termed as one of the biggest ...

Read More »

3 IPS officers responsible for Nadda’s security in Bengal posted on central deputation – india news

The Union ministry of home affairs on Thursday posted three Indian Police Service (IPS) officers from West Bengal, responsible for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president JP Nadda’s security, on central deputation for five years. Chief minister Mamata Banerjee hit back, tweeting that it is unconstitutional, a brazen attempt by the Centre to control the state machinery by proxy and that ...

Read More »
Live Updates COVID-19 CASES