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Shocking! Mumbai Metro security uses 1857 era guns fit for museums

Jun 14, 2014

Shocking! Mumbai Metro security uses 1857 era guns fit for museums

The state government security agency in charge of security on the Mumbai Metro is using guns of the kind that are not only completely inappropriate for urban situations, but are beyond obsolete and similar to guns which were used in the Indian uprising of 1857. #ThatsJustWrong #Mumbai #Security #Mumbai metro #Metro #Security on Mumbai Metro
Lessons from Snapchat: Using phone numbers for IMs will always be risky

Jan 04, 2014

Lessons from Snapchat: Using phone numbers for IMs will always be risky

While the Snapchat data breach came as bad news for users, what many may not have realised is that the really scary part was that mobile numbers of users were breached. #social media #HowThisWorks #Internet #Hacking #Instant messaging #Mobile app #Mobiles #Application #online security #Snapchat
What BBM on Android, iOS will have that WhatsApp doesn't

Sep 10, 2013

What BBM on Android, iOS will have that WhatsApp doesn't

Here's a list of why BBM on Android and iOS smartphones may be better than WhatsApp. #Technology #BBM #Android #BlackBerry #Apple #ListsEtc #iOS #Security #WhatsApp #tech news
Rupee at 68: Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

Aug 28, 2013

Rupee at 68: Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

The RBI has no reason to continue with its tight liquidity policy that it introduced on the 15 July when the rupee was trading at levels of around 60. #BSE Sensex #InMyOpinion #PolicyWatch #Food Security Bill #Bond market #Indian rupee #Syrian crisis #RBI policies
Intellectual gluttony: Why is it ok to subsidise gold and not food?

Jul 23, 2013

Intellectual gluttony: Why is it ok to subsidise gold and not food?

Why do we balk at food subsidy for the poor when we accept every other form of subsidy for the rich - from diesel to power to education? #Economy #India #Amartya Sen #Food security #Subsidy #Gold Duties
Twist in food security debate: Study shows how GM crops improve nutrition

Jun 06, 2013

Twist in food security debate: Study shows how GM crops improve nutrition

In a study that surveyed over 500 randomly selected small-farm Indian households over seven years, researchers found that as the rate of Indian farmers adopting GM cotton grew, undernourishment in their families dropped. #HowThisWorks #India #Food security #Malnutrition #Bt Cotton #GM Crops
Maharastra CM security: The utter stupidity of revealing details

Mar 11, 2013

Maharastra CM security: The utter stupidity of revealing details

A potential attacker now knows what surrounds the potential target, were the target to be the Chief Minister. #HowThisWorks #Prithviraj Chavan #Mantralaya #Maharashtra security
Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Mar 08, 2013

Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Negotiation rarely if ever has stopped the massacre of people by their own nation. And other nations simply don't want to intervene, unless there's oil. . . and even then, it's usually long after there's no people left to save. #HowThisWorks #United Nations #Sri Lanka #Interventionism #UN Security Council
Union Budget 2013: Cut in fuel, fertiliser subsidy key to trim Non-Plan expenditure

Feb 28, 2013

Union Budget 2013: Cut in fuel, fertiliser subsidy key to trim Non-Plan expenditure

Non-Plan expenditure is expected to grow by 4 percent in 2013-14 against a growth rate of 19 percent seen in 2012-13. #National Security #Food subsidy #petroleum subsidy #Budget 2013
Are the London Olympics a mess already?

Jul 18, 2012

Are the London Olympics a mess already?

Are the worries over issues like security and transport overdone or will it help ensure that the London Olympics go smoothly? #OnOurMind #Army #Security #2012 London Olympics #Transport #tickets #Olympics Blogger