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Cybercrimes cost firms $600 billion last year: McAfee report

Cybercrimes cost firms $600 billion last year: McAfee report

Why in news In the last three years, costs incurred by businesses across the world due to cybercrimes have gone up from $445 billion in 2014 to $600 billion by the end of 2017. ...

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India offers to play a substantive role in rebuilding of war-torn Iraq

India offers to play a substantive role in rebuilding of war-torn Iraq

Why in news? India has called for a comprehensive political settlement and reconciliation in Iraq at the International Conference for Reconstruction of Iraq in Kuwait, where ...

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Maldives government declares emergency

Maldives government declares emergency

Why in news? The Maldives government on Monday declared a state of emergency for 15 days, amid a spiraling political crisis in the island nation following a Supreme Court order ...

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ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit Issues Delhi Declaration

ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit Issues Delhi Declaration

ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit issues Delhi Declaration The ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit was held in New Delhi to praise the 25th commemoration of the foundation of ...

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India and Cambodia today signed four MoU

India and Cambodia today signed four MoU

India and Cambodia today signed four Memoranda of Understanding in areas, including deepening cooperation in culture and preventing human trafficking.The MoUs were signed ...

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What SAARC can learn from ASEAN

What SAARC can learn from ASEAN

ASEAN is a good example for Saarc, particularly for India and Pakistan, to realise the value of cooperation and benefits resulting from a larger common market despite diversity in ...

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Government shutdown in the United States

Government shutdown in the United States

In news The United States started the week with the government in shutdown. The closure is only the fourth in 25 years and the first to occur when one party -- the Republicans -- ...

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India to host yoga sessions at Davos summit

India to host yoga sessions at Davos summit

In news The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) announced on 19th January 2017 that India will host yoga sessions at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Summit in Davos.Davos is a ...

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Israel missile deal with India

Israel missile deal with India

In news Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu 0n 17th Jauary, 2017 said that the $500-million Spike anti-tank guided missile deal between India and Israel, which had been ...

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US kills Al-Qaeda propaganda chief in Yemen

US kills Al-Qaeda propaganda chief in Yemen

In news Al-Qaeda’s propaganda chief in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) was among those killed in two separate US drone strikes in Yemen. HighlightsSaudi-born Abu Hajar ...

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India, Myanmar sign MoU for development of Rakhine

India, Myanmar sign MoU for development of Rakhine

In news In the wake of the massive outflow of Rohingya refugees sparked by violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state, India and Myanmar on Wednesday signed a memorandum of ...

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WHO certifies Gabon as polio-free

WHO certifies Gabon as polio-free

In news The World Health Organization has declared Gabon a "polio-free country", given the lack of new reported or suspected cases in the central African country.UN health ...

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China Resumes Military Buildup in Disputed Doklam Plateau

China Resumes Military Buildup in Disputed Doklam Plateau

In news Indian newspapers reported that the PLA is building new military infrastructure about three miles away from the border between China and Bhutan. Highlights The new ...

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India ranks 100 in global prosperity index

India ranks 100 in global prosperity index

In news After rising up in the Ease of Doing Business Index, India has upgraded its ranks in ‘The Legatum Prosperity Index 2017’ as well The Legatum Prosperity Index ...

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