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This is how PM Modi spends time on 'long flight' to US

Washington [US], September 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday went through papers and some files on the plane while on his way to the US. "A long flight also means opportunities to go through papers and some file work," he tweeted. The Prime Minister is expected to land...
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PM Modi to meet global CEOs on September 23 in Washington

New York [US], September 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who embarked on a high-level US visit on Wednesday, will meet global CEOs on September 23 in Washington DC. The heads of Qualcomm, Adobe, Blackstone, General Atomics and First Solar will meet the Prime Minister. During his visit, PM Modi...

U.K. Bank Lobby Group: Fraud Threatens National Security

Increasing incidents of fraud against online shoppers and digital banking newcomers across Britain since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic is “a national security threat” that requires government-backed action, banking industry lobby group UK Finance said, according to a Reuters report Wednesday (Sept. 22). Criminals stole about 754 million pounds...

Zoom's $15bn merger with Five9 probed by Uncle Sam for national security risks

Zoom’s ties to China are at the center of a US government investigation into the video-conferencing giant's $15bn plan to take over Five9, a California call-center-in-the-cloud. The snappily titled Committee for the Assessment of Foreign Participation in the United States Telecommunications Service Sector – known as Team Telecom under a...
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Indian American Ashish Vazirani named for key national security role

India born Vazirani joins a record 40 plus Indian Americans working in the Biden-Harris administration. President Joe Biden intends to nominate yet another Indian American Ashish Vazirani in a key national security role as Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness at the Pentagon. White House announced the...

National Security Council publishes summary of decisions

Yesterday, the National Security Council (NSC), a constitutional body chaired by the Governor, published a summary of decisions from its monthly meeting on the government website, According to the government, this is the first time since the NSC was established that it has made such a record available. The...

Report: US, Israel Held Secret Talks on Possible ‘Plan B’ for Iran

US and Israel officials held secret talks last week on a “plan b” for Iran if negotiations to revive the nuclear deal do not resume, Axios reported on Wednesday. The talks were led by National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and his Israeli counterpart, Eyal Hulata. Earlier this year, the US and Israel revived a strategic dialogue on Iran between the two nations’ security councils. Last week’s talks were the first time the group was convened since Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennet replaced Benjamin Netanyahu.

Editorial: Hawley's latest attention-grabbing stunt could endanger national security

Sen. Showy McShowboat, R-Mo., is at it again. Josh Hawley, Missouri’s Republican junior senator, has long chased national attention with headline-grabbing antics, quixotic legislation and plain old-fashioned demagoguery. Now he says he’ll gum up the works on State Department and Defense nominees unless President Joe Biden’s foreign policy team resigns over the botched withdrawal from Afghanistan. It’s a ridiculous demand, and Hawley knows it. But as always with him, the headline is the point.

The National Security Department of the police once again detained Huang Yuanlin for conspiracy to instigate subversion of state power

The National Security Office of the police arrested three members of Xianxue ideological and political affairs on Monday (20th), including 20-year-old Wang Yizhan, 18-year-old Zhu Huiying, and 20-year-old secretary-general Chen Zhisen, on suspicion of conspiracy to incite subversion of state power. On the 22nd, officers arrested Huang Yuanlin, another member of Xianxuesizheng, on the same charge in Mong Kok District today (22nd). She is being detained for investigation.

National Security Innovation Capital Delivers Million$ Contract To Xplore

Xplore Inc. has received a $2 million contract from National Security Innovation Capital (NSIC) within the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) of the Department of Defense (DoD). This funding will accelerate the development of the Xcraft® spacecraft platform, culminating with launch in 2023. Xplore’s standard Xcraft high-performance, high reliability ESPA-class platform...

Biden Admin Imperils National Security By Buying Chinese Surveillance Drones

Federal law enforcement agencies in the Biden administration are reportedly purchasing numerous surveillance drones from a Chinese company that the Pentagon has cited as a potential national security risk. According to procurement records shared with Axios, the troubled U.S. Secret Service bought eight drones on July 26 from Da Jiang...

Descartes Labs Names New Head Of Government Business

Descartes Labs has named Janie Robinson as the firm’s new Head of Government. Robinson brings more than 20 years of National Security related experience in both government and commercial capacities. In her position as Head of Government, Robinson is tasked with continuing to build the Descartes Labs business serving the...