Interior Minister

Ukraine police prevent second cyber attack: Interior Minister

Experts are still trying to establish who was behind an attack by a malware virus that crippled computer systems at major companies around the world.

Jul 05, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Belgium has identified station bomber: Interior minister

Belgian security forces have identified a man who set off an explosion at a Brussels train station before he was shot and killed, Interior Minister Jan Jambon said on Wednesday.

Jun 21, 2017, 13:45 PM IST

Turkish interior minister says Diyarbakir blast was terrorist attack

An explosion at a police compound in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir that killed three people on Tuesday was the result of a terrorist attack, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Wednesday.

Apr 12, 2017, 13:19 PM IST

'Foreign spies' can no longer enter Pakistan as diplomats: Minister

Pakistan has tightened its visa regime to prevent the entry of foreign intelligence agents as diplomats and make sure that the country is not being used as a 'Banana Republic', the Interior Minister said today.

Mar 28, 2017, 21:44 PM IST
Nice truck attacker likely `radicalised very quickly`: French Interior Minister

Nice truck attacker likely `radicalised very quickly`: French Interior Minister

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said Saturday that the man responsible for the attack in Nice in which 84 people died seemed to have been "radicalised very quickly".

Jul 16, 2016, 18:02 PM IST
Four suspected jihadists held in Paris, thought to be planning 'violent acts': Interior Minister

Four suspected jihadists held in Paris, thought to be planning 'violent acts': Interior Minister

Four suspected jihadists were arrested Wednesday in the Paris region including one who was thought to be planning "violent acts", Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said.

Mar 16, 2016, 23:24 PM IST

Tunisia to ramp up security after beach attack

Tunisia weighed new security measures on Sunday as it scrambled to secure its vital tourism sector after 38 people were killed at a seaside resort in the worst jihadist attack in its history.

Jun 28, 2015, 18:46 PM IST

A320 crash probe not focusing on terrorism: French minister

 France`s interior minister said investigators are looking into all possible causes of Tuesday`s Germanwings crash in the French Alps, but he appeared to rule out the likelihood of a terrorist attack.

Mar 25, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

French minister meets with Google, Facebook, Twitter

The French interior minister said he asked Google, Facebook and Twitter to work directly with French officials during investigations and to immediately remove terrorist propaganda when authorities alert them to it.

Feb 21, 2015, 13:46 PM IST

UK faces biggest threat to its security since 9/11: Interior Minister

Britain faces a bigger threat to its security from terrorism than at any time before or since the Sept. 11 2001 attacks on the United States, Home Secretary Theresa May said on Monday.

Nov 24, 2014, 21:21 PM IST

Portugal Interior Minister resigns over `golden visas` probe

 Portugal`s Interior Minister Miguel Macedo resigned Sunday, three days after top officials were detained in a corruption scandal over "golden visas" for wealthy foreign investors. 

Nov 17, 2014, 01:56 AM IST
After soccer row, Serbia says Albania not mature enough for Europe

After soccer row, Serbia says Albania not mature enough for Europe

Serbia`s interior minister said on Thursday that Albania was "not mature enough" to join the European community, stepping up a war of words over a drone stunt that forced a soccer match between the Balkan nations.

Oct 16, 2014, 15:34 PM IST

Karachi is heading towards chaos: Interior Minister

Pakistan`s biggest city is heading towards chaos and operations targeting militants cannot succeed without cooperation between the federal and provincial governments, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said on Thursday.

Feb 13, 2014, 21:33 PM IST

Pak Interior Minister orders seven-day work week

In a first, Pakistan`s Interior Minister on Tuesday issued an order saying his ministry would work seven days a week in view of the volatile security situation prevalent in the country.

Sep 10, 2013, 22:23 PM IST

Egypt’s Interior Minister escapes assassination bid

Egypt’s Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim on Thursday escaped an assassination bid when a car bomb detonated outside his home, reports said.

Sep 05, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

Afghan Parliament sacks interior minister

Afghanistan`s parliament on Monday sacked Interior Minister Mujtaba Patang, one of the country`s most powerful security chiefs, less than a year after he took office.

Jul 22, 2013, 16:15 PM IST

India invites Pak Interior Minister for launching visa pact

India Tuesday invited Pakistan`s Interior Minister Rehman Malik to visit here on December 11-13 for operationalisation of liberalized visa agreement.

Dec 04, 2012, 20:11 PM IST

Saudi king replaces interior minister

The Saudi monarch has removed Prince Ahmad bin Abdulaziz from the post of interior minister and replaced him with Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz.

Nov 06, 2012, 10:21 AM IST

Libyan interior minister resigns

Libyan Interior Minister Fawzi Abdelali resigned Sunday after being attacked for the performance of the security forces during a surge of violence.

Aug 26, 2012, 23:55 PM IST

Afghan ministers sacked after confidence vote

Afghanistan’s parliament on Saturday voted to dismiss both the interior and defence ministers over continued cross-border shelling, according to a news report.

Aug 04, 2012, 17:19 PM IST