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PM Modi asks ministers to not ignore communications shared by NSA, NSCS
India

PM Modi asks ministers to not ignore communications shared by NSA, NSCS

Stressing that while framing any policy, there is a need to look at it from India's strategic point of view, Modi said there were instances when notes from the national security council were not given due importance

Galwan Valley clash: Defence experts question dismantling of JIC, say it 'weakened' system of assessing intel
India

Galwan Valley clash: Defence experts question dismantling of JIC, say it 'weakened' system of assessing intel

With the JIC now gone, it is the NSCS' job to analyse the intelligence inputs and give its report to the National Security Council headed by the prime minister, and also coordinate with the ministries concerned and the state governments to ensure that the plans are properly implemented

Diverse SPG led by Ajit Doval a move in the right direction, but group must be aided by hardcore national security experts
India

Diverse SPG led by Ajit Doval a move in the right direction, but group must be aided by hardcore national security experts

The government has decided to revive the Strategic Policy Group, but it has been rejigged to have NSA Ajit Doval at the helm

Centre seeks to up the ante against cybercrimes; key steps include creating dedicated IT cadre, bringing in domain experts
India

Centre seeks to up the ante against cybercrimes; key steps include creating dedicated IT cadre, bringing in domain experts

It is interesting to note that India has 120 crore telephone subscribers, 42 crore Internet subscribers, 28 crore mobile internet users and is ranked at the 23rd position out of 165 nations in Global Cybersecurity Index 2017 of the United Nations.

US cyber security executive order mirrors India's cyber security framework
News & Analysis

US cyber security executive order mirrors India's cyber security framework

The Indian government following the foot steps of US in many development activities could be a common thing. However, things happening the other way around are