World


Triple talaq is the worst way to dissolve a marriage, says SC

While hearing the petitions, a member of the five-judge constitution bench, Justice Rohinto Fali Nariman said, "school of thoughts say that triple talaq is legal, but it is the worst and not desirable form for dissolution of marriages among Muslims".



Nissan hit by cyber attack

Companies including U.S. delivery company FedEx and the Spanish telco Telefonica were also affected. Shadow Brokers said that they obtained it from a secret NSA server. The statement said antivirus systems are working to destroy it. The Andhra Pradesh police has also fallen prey to this attack, leaving 25% of their network non-functional.



Do we need an independent prosecutor for the FBI's Trump-Russia probe?

Mr. Trump said Thursday that he personally made a decision to fire Mr. Comey, a day after his original claim that he did so on the advice of the Department of Justice. "He was leading an active counterintelligence investigation into any links between the Trump campaign and the Russian government or its representatives, and whether there was any coordination between the campaign and Russia's efforts to interfere in our election".


All Future Elections to be Held with VVPAT: CEC

All Future Elections to be Held with VVPAT: CEC

The machines simply provide voters with a printout of the choice they have made, to avoid any confusion. EC throws open challenge to parties to prove EVMs can be tamperedThe Election Commission on Friday formally threw a "challenge" to political parties to prove EVMs used in the recent assembly polls were tampered with after several opposition parties questioned their reliability and demanded going back to the paper ballot system.


The new faces of France? Macron's candidates gather in Paris

The new faces of France? Macron's candidates gather in Paris

Macron's centrist party on Thursday unveiled 428 candidates for June's general election, half whom are new to politics in line with Macron's promise to rejuvenate Parliament. "If I'm elected, I don't want to become a political professional". A Harris Interactive poll published on Thursday said Mr Macron's party would get 29 per cent of the votes, versus 20 per cent each for the conservative The Republicans and the far-right National Front.



Up to 74 countries targeted in global hack

Apols for any inconvenience. The emergencies ministry told Russian news agencies it had repelled the cyber attacks while Sberbank said its cyber security systems had prevented viruses from entering its systems. "This attack was not specifically targeted at the NHS and is affecting organizations from across a range of sectors". According to Matthew Hickey , founder of the security firm Hacker House, Friday's attack is not surprising, and it shows many organizations do not apply updates ...