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India’s top court upholds national identity project but curbs use

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the validity of India’s ambitious biometric identity project, ‘Aadhaar’, saying it benefited the...

India’s top court upholds national identity project, but limits its uses

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s top court on Wednesday upheld the constitutional validity of the country’s ambitious biometric identity project ‘Aadhaar’,...

Brazil court orders Twitter to hand over user data related to Bolsonaro attack

BRASILIA (Reuters) – A judge on Brazil’s top electoral court on Friday ordered Twitter to hand over data of 16 users who celebrated via tweets the near-fatal...

Britain to create 2,000-strong cyber force to tackle Russia threat: Sky News

(Reuters) – Britain is significantly increasing its ability to wage war in cyberspace with the creation of a new offensive cyber force of up to 2,000 personnel,...

No-deal Brexit will harm counter-terrorism efforts, say UK police

LONDON (Reuters) – British police chiefs said on Tuesday a no-deal Brexit would hamper their efforts to tackle terrorism and crime as they announced contingency...

Bosnia adopts EU-required changes to criminal code after delay

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – The Bosnian parliament on Monday approved long-delayed changes to a criminal code aimed at bolstering the rule of law and the fight against...

Swiss investigate alleged Russian cyber attack on World Anti-Doping Agency

ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss prosecutors are investigating whether Russian agents tried to hack the World Anti-Doping Agency, the Office of the Attorney General said...

UK says free flow of personal data from EU not guaranteed if no-deal Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) – British organizations will need to agree new contracts to ensure they can continue to receive personal data about their customers or employees...

States Are Flouting Right To Encrypted Messaging Un Expert

GENEVA – Many governments are neglecting or ignoring their duty to protect online encryption that helps ensure freedom of expression and privacy, the U.N. expert...

Russian Extradited To Us To Face Charges Over Jpmorgan Hack

NEW YORK – A Russian man has been extradited to the United States from Georgia on charges that he took part in a massive computer hack, which targeted JPMorgan...