DARPA going to war with bootleg electronics

The United States Department of Defense is asking engineers to develop a nearly microscopic-sized component that could be used to help identify and combat counterfeit or otherwise suspect electronic parts. DARPA — the Pentagon's Defense...

Crimean parliament sacks regional government, approves referendum

The Supreme Council of Ukraine’s Autonomous Republic of Crimea has dismissed the regional government, electing a pro-Russian party leader as its new chair. The MPs have also voted in favor of holding a referendum...

AZERBAIJAN COMMEMORATES VICTIMS OF KHOJALY GENOCIDE

  LONDON – 26th February 2014 marks the 22nd anniversary of Khojaly Genocide, the genocidal atrocities committed by Armenian armed forces in the course of the war between Armenia and Azerbaijan. The horrible tragedy took...

Pakistan and India: Looking Beyond the Obvious Horizon to Future-making

Pakistan and India: Looking Beyond the Obvious Horizon to Future-making By Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD. If there are any two nations with enriched common interests overriding the gruesome perpetuated animosity cluster that is Pakistan and India...

Diabetes wonder drug to be available on NHS in months

A PILL which slashes blood sugar levels and offers hope to millions of diabetes sufferers has been launched in the UK. The breakthrough treatment is being unveiled at the same time that the drug watchdog...

Obama Drones On: The Slaughter of Pakistani Civilians

By William Boardman February 26, 2014 Global Research -   In 2009, my home was attacked by a drone. My brother and son were martyred. My son’s name was Hafiz Zahinullah. My brother’s name was Asif Iqbal. There was a...

Putin orders ‘combat readiness’ tests for western, central Russian troops

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered an urgent military drill to test the combat readiness of the armed forces across western and central Russia. The drill included troops dealing with mock security and terrorist...

Pakistani Nawab put ‘Rolls Royce’ for city Rubbish collection

Pakistani Nawab put ‘Rolls Royce’ for city Rubbish collection As the story goes – ‘One day during his visit to London, Nawab of Bahawalpur was walking in casual dress in Bond Street. He saw a...

41 Britons stripped of their citizenship

by Chris Woods and Alice K Ross No way home. The government has removed UK citizenship from 41 people since 2002. The government has used little-known powers to strip 41 people of their British nationality since 2002, a...

Debt adjusted: EU rebrands bankruptcy

Even by the acute standards of Euro-buffoonery, a new report beggars belief as the EU seeks to offend nobody but, as always, ends up running from reality. The terrifying point about EU policy is how...