Iran submits four-point Yemen peace plan to United Nations

Iran`s foreign minister on Friday submitted a letter to U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon outlining a four-point peace plan for Yemen, where Iranian-backed Houthi rebels have been targeted for weeks by Saudi-led air strikes.

Heavy fighting erupts in Yemeni city of Taiz: Residents

Heavy fighting broke out in and around the central Yemeni city of Taiz on Thursday, residents said, pitting an army brigade and tribesmen against the Shi`ite Houthi militia and allied army units.

Justin Bieber kicked out of Coachella after chokehold by security
Justin Bieber kicked out of Coachella after chokehold by security

 Justin Bieber was kicked out from Coachella festival after being chokehold by the security at the entrance, it has been reported.

US security guard hurt in Qatar embassy attack

The American embassy in the Gulf state of Qatar has confirmed in a statement on its website that a member of its security staff was injured in an assault.

Kenyans demand better security as they mourn massacre victims

 Hundreds of Kenyans took to the streets Tuesday demanding greater security following last week`s massacre by Somalia`s Shebab Islamists, on the final day of mourning for the 148 people killed by the militants.

Red Cross gets approval from Saudi-led coalition for Yemen aid

The International Committee Red Cross hopes to bring vital medical supplies and aid workers into Yemen on Monday after receiving approval from the Saudi-led military coalition, an ICRC spokeswoman said.

Arunachal CM reviews law and order situation in Tirap

 Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Saturday held a high-level meeting with top police officers reviewing security arrangements and law and order situation in Tirap district following the the killing of three Army personnel in an ambush by suspected militants on Thursday.

Yemeni fighters repel Houthis in Aden after arms drop

Fighters loyal to Yemen`s president pushed Houthi fighters back from central Aden on Friday after they were reinforced with weapons parachuted into their beleaguered section of the southern port city by Saudi-led warplanes.

Erdogan wants pvt security guards replaced after Turkey unrest

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan asked the government to replace private security guards with police forces in the wake of two deadly shoot-outs in a week that sent shockwaves through the country, reports said on Friday.

US releases military aid to Egypt, cites national security

President Barack Obama today released military aid to Egypt that was suspended after the 2013 overthrow of the government, in an effort to boost Cairo's ability to combat the extremist threat in the region.

Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen kill 35: Houthi-controlled health ministry

Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen killed 35 people and wounded 88 overnight, an official in the Houthi-controlled health ministry told the official military news service 26september.

Fighting, airstrikes throughout Yemen as dialogue remains distant

Yemeni fighters loyal to the Saudi-backed President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi clashed with Iranian-allied Houthi fighters on Sunday in downtown Aden, the absent leader`s last major foothold in the country.

Uganda police hunt terror suspect planning attacks on foreigners

Police in Uganda on Friday said they were hunting a terrorist suspect they believe is linked to Somalia`s Shebab militants and was planning an "imminent" attack in the capital Kampala.

Islamists storm Mogadishu hotel with govt officials inside

Suspected Islamist fighters stormed a popular hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Friday, trapping government officials inside, police and witnesses said.

Saudi boosts security nationwide amid Yemen operation

Saudi Arabia`s interior minister on Thursday ordered security measures strengthened along its borders and across the kingdom, including at oil facilities, as Riyadh led air strikes against Shiite rebels in neighbouring Yemen.

Uganda boosts security after US attack warning

Uganda said on Thursday it was boosting security over threats by Somalia's Shebab militants, after the US embassy in Kampala warned its citizens of a possible imminent terror attack.

Uzbekistan`s aging leader dances ahead of presidential vote

Post-Soviet Uzbekistan`s strongman President Islam Karimov danced off rumours that ill-health might derail his imminent re-election bid Saturday during a state celebration of the Nowruz holiday marking the beginning of spring.

Security beefed up in trains along Mathura

Security in trains passing through Mathura has been beefed up in order to ensure safe rail travel on the route.

Govt, telecom, defence sectors most attacked by cybercriminals

Cybercriminals are increasingly targetting sensitive information from sectors including government, utilities and defence to access public data and other critical information, a government official on Friday said.

US Embassy in Saudi Arabia on heightened security

US citizens are urged to take precautions in Saudia Arabaia and US consular services in the country have been canceled for Sunday and Monday due to heightened security concerns, the US Embassy in Riyadh said on Saturday.