‘They are unexplained, but they are real’: US officials say Pentagon committed to understanding UFO origins

Two senior US defense intelligence officials said on Tuesday the Pentagon is committed to determining the origins of what it calls “unidentified aerial phenomena” β€” commonly termed UFOs β€” but acknowledged many remain beyond the government’s ability to explain. The two officials, Ronald Moultrie and Scott Bray, appeared before a House of Representatives intelligence subcommittee … Read more

Explained: What is FCRA, the law related to NGO funding which certain MHA officials are accused of violating?

The CBI on Tuesday (May 10) carried out searches at 40 places and questioned six officials of the Foreigners Division of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for allegedly accepting bribes to give clearances under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA), 2010 to certain NGOs. A CBI spokesperson said the operation was conducted β€œto nab … Read more

As poor nations seek Covid pills, officials fear repeat of AIDS crisis

A devastating virus was laying waste to nations that lacked medicines available to Americans. The pills were patented and pricey. Poor countries lacked refrigeration to store them, the thinking went, and patients would not be able to follow the complex dosing regimen. The year was 2002, the virus was HIV, and the president, George W. … Read more