Day October 17, 2021

Black Sea

• U.S. Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin urged more defence cooperation among Black Sea allies ahead of a NATO Ministers summit. About: • Action was needed by littoral states of the Black Sea amid Russia “militarisation” of the region. • The…

e-voting

• Around 55.6% of the total 3,830 persons, who registered their names through the distributed ledger technology based e-voting application, participated in the dummy election (mock e-voting) conducted by the Telangana State Election Commission (TSEC). About: • It was conducted…

Global Threat Assessment report 2021

• The Global Threat Assessment report 2021, launched by WeProtect Global Alliance. About: • WeProtect Global Alliance is a global movement of more than 200 governments, private sector companies and civil society organisations working together to transform the global response…