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Malaysia Abolishes The Death Penalty
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Malaysia Abolishes The Death Penalty

Malaysia’s cabinet has moved to abolish the death penalty and halt all pending executions, a decision that has been hailed positively by international human rights groups and foreign diplomats. Executions in Malaysia are mandatory for murder, kidnapping, treason, possession of firearms and drug trafficking, among other crimes, and are carried out by […]

Indian Arrested For Allegedly Leaking BrahMos Missile Secrets to Pakistan
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Indian Arrested For Allegedly Leaking BrahMos Missile Secrets to Pakistan

A Defence Research and Development Organisation employee was detained on Monday on allegations of leaking sensitive information about the nuclear-capable BrahMos cruise missile to Pakistan, IndiaToday reported. The DRDO employee was detained on suspicion charges and is currently being questioned. Sources reveal that some suspicious material was recovered in the […]

New Zealand Order Tourists To Hand Over Phone Passwords At Border
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New Zealand Order Tourists To Hand Over Phone Passwords At Border

In a recent intrusive move, New Zealand just passed a law under which border officials will be allowed to demand that tourists unlock any electronic devices, including cell phones so that they can be searched. They can demand passwords, PINs and even encryption keys to unlock any electronic gadgets for “digital strip searches”. The […]

Apple Store Robberies In California Leads To 17 Arrests
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Apple Store Robberies In California Leads To 17 Arrests

A number of suspects have been arrested in conjunction with a series of Apple store robberies that resulted in the theft of devices worth over $1 million. The California Attorney General’s office in a statement said on Thursday that seven individuals were arrested earlier in the week, another suspect was in custody […]