Indian PM calls for universal basic income in budget

India’s Prime Minister has called for universal guaranteed income to be part of the government’s annual budget.In his Budget speech on Thursday, Mr Modi announced that the government would start with a “single-point basic income” of Rs 500 per month to be provided to all citizens by 2019.The announcement follows the government raising the minimum […]

Canadian police to take ‘extraordinary measures’ to keep online piracy low

The Canadian Forces will deploy an unprecedented number of surveillance drones in the next year to crack down on online piracy, a move that could save billions of dollars for the federal government.The military, in a move to address rising online piracy rates, is deploying a fleet of unmanned aerial vehicles to monitor a variety […]