India’s government and military organisations have faced one of the most devastating and worst cyber attacks in the nation’s history when 10,000 emails from top government ministries and military officials were hacked, ignoring the earlier warning from National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Centre (India’s Cyber Security Agency) about upcoming cyber attacks.
“The Syria Files” will shed light on inner workings of Syrian government but also on the hypocrisy of the West and Western companies, spokeswoman says; stories to be released during the next two months in various outlets.
Photo: Courtesy of Wikileaks
WikiLeaks said on Thursday it had begun publishing more than 2 million emails from Syrian government officials that would embarrass not only Damascus, which is trying to crush a 16-month rebellion, but also its opponents.
Speaking at a press conference [...]
Canada’s center-right government called for the retirement age to be raised and for major public service cuts Thursday, in an austerity budget that aims to balance the books by 2016.
Tackling unpopular measures that many industrialized countries are being forced to consider as their populations age, the Canadian government said its budget would help the country move a step ahead.
“Other Western countries face the risk of long-term economic decline. We have [...]
China plans restructure of rare earths industry June 8, 2011 China is giving its biggest, state-owned rare earths miner and producer a monopoly for the northern part of the country in reforms aimed at bringing the strategically important sector that’s crucial to advanced manufacturing under tighter control. The Ministry for Industry and Information Technology said in a statement seen Wednesday [...]
Greek public sector workers have stormed the Acropolis and scuffled with riot police after launching a 48-hour strike against austerity measures.
Their action comes ahead of a nationwide general strike on Wednesday.
The austerity measures were outlined in a draft bill submitted to the Greek parliament and will be voted on by the end of the week.
They have been introduced in return for a 110bn euro (Ã‚Â£95bn) international rescue package agreed for [...]