New system to check suspicious passengers at airport from Thursday

Stepping up its measures to check smuggling, a new electronic system will be in place from Thursday to keep a track on suspicious passengers.

Ignore online security warnings at your own risk
Ignore online security warnings at your own risk

 People are their own worst enemies when it comes to online security, a study indicates.

Pak, Afghan leaders pledge security cooperation

 Pakistan and Afghanistan on Saturday pledged to work together for "peace, stability and prosperity" as the two wary neighbours, wracked by terrorism, attempt to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table.

Security scare for Jennifer Lawrence
Security scare for Jennifer Lawrence

Actress Jennifer Lawrence ran away from a signing session in New York City after fans knocked down a barricade in front of her.

How safe is to keep your smartphones unlocked
How safe is to keep your smartphones unlocked

In a recent survey conducted by the University of California Berkeley and Google, it was revealed that almost 30 percent of smartphone users have never bothered to keep their devices locked.

India, Bhutan not to act against other's security interests

 Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, returning from a two-day state visit to Bhutan, described it as "one of my most memorable visits abroad" and said he was confident that Bhutan would not do anything that was inimical to Indian security interests.

ADG reviews preparations for Modi's Varanasi visit

 The Additional Director General of Police (law & order) of Uttar Pradesh today reviewed security arrangements for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi, a police spokesman said here.

J&K polls: Security core group reviews arrangements

 A meeting of the security core group was held Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir to review the security ahead of the assembly elections in 10 districts of Jammu region, officials said.

Army, Police take stock of security arrangements for J&K polls

 Senior officers of various security and intelligence agencies in the state met here on Wednesday to take stock of the security arrangements for the upcoming Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections.

Pakistan observes Muharram amid high security

Pakistan Tuesday observed Muharram to pay homage to Imam Husain and other martyrs of Karbala amid strict security, a media report said.

Red alert in Pak on Muharram eve after Wagah attack

On the eve of Muharram, the Pakistan government on Monday placed the entire country on red alert and ordered security agencies to stay on guard against possible terrorist attacks, in the aftermath of the deadly suicide bombing at the Wagah crossing on the Indo-Pak border.

Thailand boosts security in restive south

Security was beefed up in Thailand's Muslim-dominated southern border province of Pattani following separate bomb attacks at four places recently.

Iraq PM heads to Jordan for security talks

Iraqi premier Haidar al-Abadi was to visit Jordan today for talks on combatting jihadists from the Islamic State group, continuing a diplomatic push after a trip to Iran, his office said.

US, Canada air defences on alert after Ottawa shooting

US and Canadian air defences were placed on heightened alert after a shooting in Canada`s parliament, a US defense official said on Wednesday.

Japan's new security policy to help 'close friends': Envoy

 Japanese Ambassador to India Takeshi Yagi today said that the country's new security policy would help 'close friends' like India if the need arises.

Be ready for invisible enemy: PM Modi tells armed forces

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met the country's top military commanders for the first time at the Combined Commanders' conference where he stressed on the need for an atmosphere of peace and security essentials for the nation to achieve its goal of economic development.

Tihar boundary wall to be raised stop things being flung from outside

New Delhi: Tihar Jail authorities have decided to raise the height of the prison's boundary walls besides enhancing other security measures, after SIM cards and surgical blades were found hidden inside various articles which were flung from outside of the facility.

War-torn South Sudan passes tough security laws: Reports

 South Sudanese lawmakers have passed tough new laws granting security forces sweeping powers to arrest without a warrant, a bill that rights groups have condemned as "flawed", reports said Thursday.

Security cover on par with R-Day for Swachh Bharat event Thursday

 A ground-to-air security cover on par with the Republic Day security arrangements has been put in place at Rajpath where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the 'Swachh Bharat Mission' and flag off a walkathon here tomorrow.

Security beefed up in Garo Hills for Rajnath Singh's visit

Security in Meghalaya's Garo Hills region has been beefed up ahead the visit of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister of state for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju tomorrow, an official said on Tuesday.