Pakistan announced on Friday that they would be closing Radio Mashaal, a Washington-funded radio station, as it broadcasts messages “against the interests of Pakistan” and acts as a “hostile intelligence agency.” Huh. Sounds kind of familiar.
On Friday, the Japanese Defense Ministry, fed up with the US Marine Corps' denial that its personnel flew helicopters over an elementary school on Okinawa, published video footage of the incident to prove their case.
Cybersecurity experts have linked North Korea to an apparent attack on South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges, claiming that Pyongyang’s black hats used the same malware code that was unleashed against Sony in 2014.
Japan's Ministry of Defense has officially completed development of its new supersonic anti-ship missile, dubbed the XASM-3, with mass production slated to begin in 2019, according to local media reports.
NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - The Indian Ministry of External Affairs summoned Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan Syed Haider Shah over alleged continued ceasefire violations in the disputed Kashmir region, the ministry said in a statement on Friday.
An Indian official has warned the establishment against a "not so friendly" nation's involvement in IT and communication projects, as they could be bugged for espionage. Most of India’s wireless and telecommunications infrastructure is procured from the Chinese companies.
In the last two years, India has made several changes in Special Chemicals, Organisms, Materials, Equipment, and Technologies (SCOMET) rules to align itself to multilateral export control regimes. SCOMET can be used for civil and military applications but their export requires state authorization.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow regrets Washington's unwillingness to cooperate on the solution of the North Korean nuclear problem, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday.
Aceh, despite being a part of the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, is Indonesia's only province that implements Islamic law.
During the last year, the area under opium cultivation in Afghanistan increased by 63% while opium production itself rose by 88%, according to the UN Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC).
India's Border Security Force and the Pakistani Army continue to trade allegations of ceasefire violations as civilians are killed, injured in the intermittent cross-border firing.
Considering the threats issued by fringe outfit Karni Sena against the screening of the film, the governments of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Chattisgarh – all ruled by the Hindu nationalist party BJP – argued that the film was a threat to public security.
Despite Volvo, the captain of Swedish industry, selling several of its branches to China, plans for a Chinese-owned "super harbor" have run into resistance in Sweden, with its opponents citing both environmental and security issues.
An avalanche has struck Affarwat peak of the Himalayas - a skiing destination visited by thousands of tourists each winter.
In professional sports coaches may occasionally get rough when dealing with their players, and South Korea is by no means an exception to this sad rule.
The Ryan International School murder case in September 2017 sparked widespread outrage across India, leading to demands for enhanced security measures in schools. In a recent incident that brought back the horrific memories, another student was allegedly stabbed by a senior in Uttar Pradesh.
Despite ongoing attempts to regulate the trade in virtual money, cryptocurrencies are expected to soar in popularity, market participants predict.
The prime minister made headlines last year when she said that pregnancy had no bearing on a woman's career opportunities.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - A group of US Congress legislators urged US President Donald Trump on Thursday to restore military-to-military contacts with North Korea to avert misunderstandings that could trigger a nuclear war.
With the voyage data recorder still being examined from the Iranian Sanchi tanker in South China Sea that sank earlier in January, several experts shared their views with Sputnik on the tragedy.
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