National Security

N.Korean official heads to Washington with Kim''s letter

N.Korean official heads to Washington with Kim''s letter

Kim Jong-un`s emissary is heading to Washington with a letter from the North Korean leader to US President Donald Trump after two days of talks here with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that has brightened the chances of a summit between the two leaders.

Jun 01, 2018, 09:09 AM IST
Cybercrimes cause losses of $600 billion a year to global economy, says report

Cybercrimes cause losses of $600 billion a year to global economy, says report

Cybercrime losses are greater in richer countries; however, the countries with the greatest losses are mid-tier nations.

Feb 22, 2018, 18:58 PM IST

Tamil Nadu: Seminar to analyse geopolitical issues concerning national security

Topics like nuclear warfare and the need for rebalancing the strategic outlook were dwelt upon in detail, at the one-day seminar 'Changing Geopolitical Relationships: Challenges for Indian Air Force.'

Sep 26, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
Case registered against Digvijaya Singh for ISIS tweet

Case registered against Digvijaya Singh for ISIS tweet

A case was registered against Congress leader Digvijaya Singh for allegation on Telangana Police for radicalising Muslim youth by setting up fake ISIS site.

May 04, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

US says Iran complies with nuke deal but orders review on lifting sanctions

The Trump administration said on Tuesday it was launching an inter-agency review of whether the lifting of sanctions against Iran was in the United States` national security interests, while acknowledging that Tehran was complying with a deal to rein in its nuclear programme.

Apr 19, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

Thai junta to lift political party ban for 2018 polls

Thailand's junta chief on Wednesday said he plans to lift the ban on political party gatherings before next year's elections, although he declined to put a date on polls or state when the restrictions will be lifted.

Apr 12, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Wife of Taiwan activist sees China 'conspiracy' behind husband's arrest

The wife of a Taiwan activist accused China of "political conspiracy" on Monday after she was barred from travelling to the mainland to support her husband who has been detained there on suspicion of endangering national security.

Apr 10, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Guantanamo Bay prison healthy for national security: White House

Guantanamo Bay prison healthy for national security: White House

US President Donald Trump believes that the Guantanamo Bay prison is serving a healthy purpose towards the national security, the White House has said, indicating that its closure is unlikely.

Feb 22, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
Cordial ties with neighbours not at cost of national security: Manohar Parrikar

Cordial ties with neighbours not at cost of national security: Manohar Parrikar

Earlier, Parrikar commissioned the third indigenously-built guided missile destroyer, INS Chennai into the Indian Navy, marking the completion of the crucial Project 15A.

Nov 21, 2016, 17:54 PM IST
Trump taps hardliners for justice, CIA and national security

Trump taps hardliners for justice, CIA and national security

All three have accepted their appointments, Trump's transition team said in statement.

Nov 18, 2016, 21:33 PM IST

Panel discussion: Is media making mockery of nationalism and national security?

Is Media taking "Freedom of Speech" above Nationalism and National Security? Watch complete news story of Taal Thok Ke for getting detailed updates!

Nov 07, 2016, 21:52 PM IST

National security won't get compromised by shouting slogans: Tharoor

National security does not get compromised when a few people shout slogans, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said, defending Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara's clean chit to Amnesty International in a case of alleged sedition slapping which he contended was a "big mistake".

Aug 21, 2016, 21:37 PM IST
Donald Trump has already damaged national security: Madeline Albright

Donald Trump has already damaged national security: Madeline Albright

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has already damaged US' national security as he has undermined the fight against ISIS by alienating Muslim partners and weakened America's standing in the world, former secretary of state Madeline Albright said here on Wednesday.

Jul 27, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
AAP MP Bhagwant Mann writes to LS Speaker, seeks probe against PM Modi for jeopardising national security

AAP MP Bhagwant Mann writes to LS Speaker, seeks probe against PM Modi for jeopardising national security

AAP MP Bhagwant Mann has now sough an inquiry against PM Narendra Modi for allegedly compromising the national security.

Jul 26, 2016, 13:11 PM IST
Edward Snowden files set for wider release

Edward Snowden files set for wider release

The move could vastly increase the disclosures from Snowden, who fled the United States with a trove of documents detailing vast surveillance programs by the NSA and other intelligence agencies from around the world.

May 17, 2016, 03:21 AM IST
ISIS active in India under different names, claims Muslim body

ISIS active in India under different names, claims Muslim body

The comments by All India Tanzeem Ulema-E-Islam came against the backdrop of remarks by Home Minister Rajnath Singh that ISIS has not been able to "establish its roots" in the country.

Feb 08, 2016, 20:13 PM IST

Congress accuses NSA of creating confusion

The Congress on Monday accused Ajit Doval of creating confusion over sensitive issues of national security.

Jan 11, 2016, 23:11 PM IST

National security not higher than secrecy of sources: Arun Jaitley

Journalists have the right to conceal and protect their sources in public interest but when it comes to national security, secrecy of sources cannot be of higher importance, Arun Jaitley on Monday said.

Oct 27, 2015, 00:23 AM IST
Govt to take actions to check misuse of social media: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Govt to take actions to check misuse of social media: Ravi Shankar Prasad

 Objectionable contents with hate messages, especially those having communal overtones, could soon be removed from social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook.

Oct 14, 2015, 19:24 PM IST

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