Pak PM Shehbaz writes to PM Modi

Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has written a letter to his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi urging for maintaining meaningful bilateral ties between the two neighboring countries, media reports said. Sharif’s letter on Sunday comes in response to the congratulatory message sent by Modi earlier in the day in which the latter said IndiaContinue Reading

Sri Lankan economic crisis

The parliamentary majority of Sri Lanka’s ruling coalition headed by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has come under threat with dissident lawmakers, led by former president Maithripala Sirisena, planning to break away from the government against the backdrop of nationwide protests over the country’s worst economic crisis. Sri Lanka is currently experiencing its worst economic crisis inContinue Reading

Google to send air raid alerts to Android users

Google has initiated air raid alerts for Android users in Ukraine directly on their phones before expected attacks happen near them. At the request, and with the help, of the government of Ukraine, Google has started rolling out a rapid Air Raid Alerts system for Android phones in Ukraine. “This work is supplemental to the country’sContinue Reading

Crypto crime hit record $14 bn in 2021, rose 80% from last year

Crime involving cryptocurrencies hit an all-time high of $14 billion last year, blockchain researcher Chainalysis said on Thursday, a record that comes as regulators call for more powers over the fast-growing sector. Crypto received by digital wallet addresses linked to illicit activity including scams, darknet markets and ransomware jumped 80% from aContinue Reading