Human Rights – Current Affairs – 07 August, 2017

Australia: Shelve Proposed Law to Weaken Encryption Human Rights Watch News / by Human Rights Watch (Sydney, August 7, 2017) – The Australian government should not force technology companies to weaken the security of their products or to subvert encryption, Human Rights Watch said last week in a letter to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. That [...]

Psychology News – 07 August, 2017

Depression and loss of energy- a waiting game. Psychology Today / by Margaret Wehrenberg Psy.D. Depression and loss of energy - it is the beginning of a waiting game that does not end well. Sometimes depression is born from loss of achievement, loss of goals, and loss of positive feelings about oneself. When low energy plays a [...]

World (Europe) – Current Affairs – 07 August, 2017

U.S. Troops Train in Eastern Europe to Echoes of the Cold War NYT > World / by ERIC SCHMITT With that in mind, top American planners and intelligence officials are closely watching Russian operations in Crimea, eastern Ukraine, and Syria, all proving grounds for new Russian tactics and weaponry. Young American Army officers are once again using [...]

Society & Development (Opinions & Editorials) – 07 August, 2017

Powerless schools: Shocking infrastructure gaps plague educational institutions in some of the poorest states The Financial ExpressEdits & Columns – The Financi... / by The Financial Express The other laggards are Assam (25%), Meghalaya (28.54%), Madhya Pradesh (28.8%), Tripura (29.77%), Odisha (33.03%) and Bihar (37.78%), as per the last updated data with the Unified District [...]

World (Asia) – Current Affairs – 07 August, 2017

North Korea poses grave and growing threat: Donald Trump, Moon Jae-In World – The Indian Express By: PTI | Washington | Published:August 7, 2017 10:21 am US President Donald Trump with South Korean President Moon Jae. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) US President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-In today agreed that North [...]