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Risk Taking For Economic Revival Analyses & Assessments

Risk Taking For Economic Revival

'Countries have to be brave enough to take bold decisions on a fiscal policy for the future'

Change of Guard Op-Eds

Change of Guard

Urjit Patel: India replaces 'rock star' Rajan with 'low-key' banker

EU refutes Hungary’s “fake news” Fake News

EU refutes Hungary’s “fake news”

An EU spokesperson has termed the latest Hungarian government campaign ad of supporting illegal immigration as “fake news”. The controversial ad contains US Billionaire George Soros and EU President…

Future Conflict Scenarios Analyses & Assessments

Future Conflict Scenarios

Air Marshal Anil Khosla, PVSM, AVSM, VM, ADC is a retired Indian air force officer who served as the 41st Vice Chief of the Air Staff (VCAS) of the Indian Air Force between 2018 and 2019

Medicine’s Big Breakthrough Op-Eds

Medicine’s Big Breakthrough

Medicine's Big Breakthrough: Editing Your Genes

New Zealand take off Sky News from the air? Fake News

New Zealand take off Sky News from the air?

Following the horrific mosque shootings in New Zealand, it was reported that the government removed Sky News or Fox News from the air in March for the massacre coverage.

Aero India 2021-stepping Up Defence Manufacturing Analyses & Assessments

Aero India 2021-stepping Up Defence Manufacturing

The marquee event in Bengaluru can spearhead growth in the indigenous defence and aerospace sectors and help India inch closer to its 2024 targets. Subhash Chandra is the former Secretary, Defence…

NATO set to extend its Afghan support Op-Eds

NATO set to extend its Afghan support

NATO allies are likely to formally extend their support for Afghan forces after President Barack Obama decided to keep thousands more U.S. troops in Afghanistan than planned through the end of his…

 Is McDonald’s Replacing All Cashiers with Robots Fake News

Is McDonald’s Replacing All Cashiers with Robots

A fake news site twisted information about self-serve kiosks into a false claim that McDonald's is replacing all their cashiers with "robots." McDonald's announced plans..

Where Will Asia Fight? On The Margins Analyses & Assessments

Where Will Asia Fight? On The Margins

The populous Asian landmass is prone to host of internal and external conflicts which will continue to retard its march to peace and prosperity

Afghanistan opium trade Op-Eds

Afghanistan opium trade

On 23 October 2016, UN Office for Drugs & Crime (UNODC) announced that in 2016, Opium cultivation in Afghanistan had grown 43% over 2015.

Did the BBC Report on a Nuclear War Between NATO and Russia? Fake News

Did the BBC Report on a Nuclear War Between NATO and Russia?

A convincing video showing a news report from the BBC about a nuclear incident between Russia and NATO forces was widely shared on social media platforms..

Feral Fire Under the Ice Analyses & Assessments

Feral Fire Under the Ice

A world battered by the pandemic must awaken to the new danger of global warming that can free deadly pathogens trapped in the permafrost for eons.

The Website Attack Op-Eds

The Website Attack

On 21st October 2016, a cyber-attack on Dyn (Domain Name Service provider) disrupted traffic to hundreds of websites including Twitter, Amazon, the Financial Times, Airbnb, PayPal and Spotify, disa

UK vaccine trial volunteer says she is 'doing fine' after online death rumours Fake News

UK vaccine trial volunteer says she is 'doing fine' after online death rumours

A fake article has been on rounds that the microbiologist Dr Elisa Granato, who took part in the UK human trial for Coronavirus in Oxford died. Granato was one of two people to take part in the trial…

Overwhelmed by ‘trumpism?’ Analyses & Assessments

Overwhelmed by ‘trumpism?’

Trump’s impetuous actions on the eve of his departure sent tremors through the Grand Old Party. How will the GOP ride out the present storm?