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How Trump’s Huawei ban threatens to throttle global 5G rollout

President Donald Trump’s move to blacklist Huawei will jeopardise access to soon-to-be-launched 5G for millions of phone carriers.

There’s a quiet siege happening underwater as China targets internet cables

There is no way to stop China's Huawei from building undersea cables, or to keep private owners from contracting with Chinese firms. But US is worried about back doors and other security risks.

Huawei needs 5G rollout as sales of network equipment dip

Despite pressure to ban Huawei's network hardware, the company's growth in products such as smartphones shows consumers don’t care about concerns leveled at it.
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Car industry could be the next victim of US-China tech cold war

Dilemma of US automakers over technology illustrates how any serious US effort to block high-tech exports to contain China would be both delusional & self-destructive. 
PM Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping | Commons

This is how India can ‘punish’ China for protecting Masood Azhar at UN

Modi government is said to be under severe pressure on how it should 'punish' China for again foiling a bid to impose sanctions on Masood Azhar.
US President Donald Trump

How America is moving its allies to isolate Huawei over arms race in tech

Venezuela decides to let US diplomats remain in territory even as resentment grows against President Nicolas Maduro.
IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi pioneers research on 5G in India, network likely to make an entry by 2021

Next generation wireless technology promises 20-25 times faster speeds, India joins research for the first time after missing out in the past.

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Shoppers walk through South City Mall in Kolkata | Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Wrong to raise alarm over slowdown in India’s consumption

Consumption cannot bail out an ailing economy. It is the consequence of a good or bad economic environment, no matter which way we calculate GDP.

Is AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal also guilty of treating Muslims as an unthinking votebank?

Days after Delhi voted in the Lok Sabha elections, AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal said the Muslim vote “shifted” to the Congress at the last minute.


A Rafale fighter jet, manufactured by Dassault Aviation SA

Break-in at IAF’s Paris office handling Rafale procurement, cops probe espionage angle

The IAF's office in Paris houses the team that coordinates with Dassault Aviation on manufacture of Rafale jets and the weapons package onboard the aircraft.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi in 2014 | Commons

Pracharak Modi: The mask you see, is the man you get

India has its first leader who is unapologetic about belonging to the social and political Right. This is how Shekhar Gupta foresaw Modi’s five years in this National Interest within three months of his victory in 2014.