from Breakingviews:

China’s “De-IOE” campaign takes a bite out of tech

July 16, 2014

By Rob Cyran 

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

U.S. firms get caught in China spying crossfire

May 26, 2014

By Ethan Bilby

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Expert Zone:

The Modi view on security issues

By C. Uday Bhaskar
May 7, 2014

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters)

A Sadhu or a Hindu holyman wears a badge with an image of Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, prime ministerial candidate for India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), outside an ashram in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh May 6, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito MukherjeeResults of the five-week general election will be announced on May 16, with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led by Narendra Modi favoured to win.

from Photographers' Blog:

Afghanistan – ten years of coverage

April 4, 2014

Kabul, Afghanistan

By Tim Wimborne

It's now widely accepted that the latest war in Afghanistan has not gone well. As an intermittent visitor here over the past 10 years, several differences are visible to my western eyes, but I keep realising how much there still is in common with the Kabul of a decade ago.

from MacroScope:

ECB – stick or twist?

By Mike Peacock
February 6, 2014

 

The European Central Bank meets today with emerging market disorder high on its agenda.

from India Insight:

RBI puts the brakes on the bitcoin train in India

By Reuters Staff
January 17, 2014

By Abhiram Nandakumar and Ratnika Maruvada

Enthusiasm over bitcoins has dampened in India after the country's central bank cautioned investors to be wary of using virtual currency because of the associated security, financial and legal risks.

from India Insight:

India’s debit card safety rule boosts sales of payment processing firms

December 16, 2013

Companies that help in processing card payments look set to benefit from rising demand for portable card swipe machines after the Reserve Bank of India adopted new rules to prevent fraud and enhance security.

from Stories I’d like to see:

Behind a legislative triumph, Mandela memorial security, and a question for Politico

By Steven Brill
December 10, 2013

1. Behind a legislative triumph:

According to this article in the Capitol Hill newspaper the Hill, the House is poised this week to pass legislation that relates to three controversial issues: the federal budget, airport security, and funds for the military. Yet the bill is co-sponsored by a bipartisan group of 43 House members.

from The Great Debate:

What we learned from the BlackBerry era

By Ojas Rege
November 12, 2013

BlackBerry changed the world. It made wireless email a killer app that every salesperson and traveling executive absolutely needed to have to get their work done. It gave us devices with batteries that lasted a full week, connectivity that made email feel real-time even over very slow networks, and a user experience that everyone LOVED. And, for IT departments, BlackBerry established a standard of security that protected even the most sensitive information with comprehensive policy support from a central management console.

from Photographers' Blog:

Tightening Croatia’s borders

By Antonio Bronic
July 1, 2013

Along the Croatia border

By Antonio Bronic

Two months ago, I started working on a story about Croatia's border police preparing for the country's EU accession and trying to prevent illegal migrants from crossing into Croatia. For a media person, it is indeed rare to hang out with the police for 24 hours and I was afraid they would be stiff and uncooperative. How wrong I was. They were friendly and nice and, in the end, even took pity on my efforts to capture something dramatic on camera.