PotCoin Is the New Crypto-Currency for all weed-lovers. Happy 4/20!!

In 2009, a computer  genius known as Satoshi Nakamoto launched the first transaction of Bitcoin, a completely decentralized electronic currency. During the last five years, the crypto-currency went through ups and downs, but it’s also true that it gained a sort of immortality, bringing to light countless altcoins – that is to say, virtual independent coins. On… Read More PotCoin Is the New Crypto-Currency for all weed-lovers. Happy 4/20!!

US Pledges Further Support to Stop Joseph Kony

President Obama has authorised the deployment of further US military forces to Uganda to help track notorious rebel warlord, Joseph Kony. Under the War Powers Act, the President informed Congress of the decision on Sunday night as the deployments began. At least four CV-22 Osprey aircraft are scheduled to arrive in the country by the… Read More US Pledges Further Support to Stop Joseph Kony

Uganda Goes On with Harsh Anti-Gay Law despite International Political and Religious Claims

On 24 February 2014 the Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed the anti-gay bill that had already seen the approval by the Parliament in December 2013. The new law allows life imprisonment as the penalty for acts of “aggravated homosexuality” and also criminalizes the “promotion” of homosexuality”, where activists encourage others to come out. The law has been… Read More Uganda Goes On with Harsh Anti-Gay Law despite International Political and Religious Claims

The Untouchable Diplomats: What Does Immunity Entail?

On December 11th, 2013, the then Deputy Consul General of India in New York, Devyani Khobragade, was arrested on charges of visa fraud, on the ground that she had misrepresented the pay to her household nanny, Ms. Richards, paying her significantly less than the minimum prescribed wage, and stating facts to the contrary on her… Read More The Untouchable Diplomats: What Does Immunity Entail?