6 billion codes are already tracked in Russia's ambitious digital scheme which aims to tackle the shadow economy.
When cyclone Fani hit India's Odisha earlier this year, the state undertook one of the biggest human evacuations in history with a record 1.5 million people shifted in just one day.
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Efforts to defeat militants in the region have largely failed. A fresh, multi-stakeholder approach is now needed, argues Flore Berger, of the International Institute for Strategic Studies
A study in humility, Mahatma Gandhi’s dedication to Indian independence and nonviolent protests had its roots in a personal encounter with racism and inequality.
Almost two turbulent decades on from its most spectacular attack, al Qaeda is once again intensely focused on attacking the West