This year has seen no shortage of high octane events, from terrorist attacks to sophisticated cyber-attacks, climate change and oil price volatility…we have prepared a reading list for you to look back on the key stories from 2014.
There was no shortage of political drama across the world in 2014. From the reunification of the Crimea with Russia and the subsequent fallout this caused, to the rise of the Islamic State in the escalating Syrian civil war, it has been a busy year for politicians.
The cyberattack on Sony Pictures may well go down in history as the biggest hack of our times, but there was no shortage of big hacks and data breaches this year.
The year of 2014 has observed a tremendous rise in cybercrimes. The European Central Bank, eBay, Sony Pictures and other major organizations have suffered harmful cyberattacks.
2014 has been a challenging and busy year for human rights activitsts, from the release of the CIA torture report to the violent killings of reporters in Ukraine, not forgetting the street protests in the US and Pakistan's about-face over executing prisoners.