ILO chief laments failure to tackle inequality at Davos

World leaders meeting in Davos this week are likely to agree that inequality is a problem but unlikely to do anything about it, the head of the International Labour Organization said.

Governments pressurise Google for more user information
Governments pressurise Google for more user information

Google Inc said it was facing increasing pressure from governments around the world to reveal user information in criminal investigations amid ongoing revelations about national surveillance programs.

Hackers` black market is a growing threat to govts, bizs: Rand

Black markets that sell computer hacking tools and services like stolen credit card numbers continue to grow, posing a growing hazard to governments, businesses and individuals, a study by RAND Corporation said.

Governments responsible for Naxalism: Ramesh

Holding successive governments both at the Centre and in the states responsible for spread of Naxalism, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said.

LDF, UDF govts remained apathetic to development: Sushma

BJP on Thursday accused successive
LDF and UDF governments in Kerala of being `apathetic` to the
development needs of the state, resulting in lakhs of people
seeking jobs abroad.

TN fishing community angry at State, Central govts: Vaiko

Charging the Centre with `failing`
to protect Indian fishermen against attacks allegedly by the
Sri Lankan navy, MDMK leader Vaiko on Thursday said the fishing
community was angry against the Centre and State governments.

Govts must restrain from approaching courts: Prez

Governments being the biggest
litigants should exercise restraint in approaching courts in
order to decongest the system and reduce overall pendency of
cases, President Pratibha Patil said on Saturday.

Fill police vacancies: PC tells state governments

Voicing concern over
vacancies in police department in the country, Union Home
Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday asked state governments to fill
the posts for "good" internal security.

Troops, Taliban race to build up local governments

The governor of this remote district in southern Afghanistan has employees he can`t afford to pay, a school he struggles to staff with teachers, a clinic where doctors are scarce and a police force of mostly illiterate farmers.

Governments Vs Bloggers

Besides terrorism, what is terrorising repressive governments across the world these days? Undoubtedly, it is the Internet.

Governments Vs Bloggers

Besides terrorism, what is terrorising repressive governments across the world these days? Undoubtedly, it is the Internet.