US national security

Snowden not a whistleblower, risked US national security: White House

Snowden not a whistleblower, risked US national security: White House

"Edward Snowden is not a whistleblower," Press Secretary Josh Earnest said.

Sep 15, 2016, 14:09 PM IST

Trump's anti-Muslim remark angst US national security: Pentagon

The White House and the Pentagon have denounced Republican presidential aspirant Donald Trump's call for a ban on the entry of Muslims into the US.

Dec 09, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

Moscow says new US national security strategy is anti-Russian

Russia`s federal Security Council on Wednesday criticised as "anti-Russian" the new US national security strategy, which lists Moscow`s aggression in its neighbouring Ukraine among most pressing threats.

Mar 26, 2015, 02:45 AM IST

North Korea still a suspect in Sony attack despite denial

North Korea is a principal suspect in the cyber attack on Sony Pictures, a US national security source told Reuters on Thursday, while a North Korean diplomat denied Pyongyang was behind the crippling hack.

Dec 05, 2014, 10:11 AM IST

US national security team briefs Obama on Ukraine

The White House says President Barack Obama is getting regular updates on the situation in Ukraine.

Mar 16, 2014, 03:48 AM IST

Yahoo reports 29,000 government data requests

Yahoo received some 29,000 government requests for data on its users this year, with almost half coming from the United States, according to the company's global transparency report.

Sep 07, 2013, 09:59 AM IST

Iran a `threat` to US national security: Pentagon

"Iran is a "threat" to the America`s national security and the lawmakers that the country is determined to prevent the former from acquiring nuclear weapons."

Jun 12, 2013, 09:39 AM IST

NASA was hacked 13 times last year

NASA said hackers stole employee credentials and gained access to mission-critical projects last year in 13 major network breaches that could compromise US national security.

Mar 03, 2012, 10:35 AM IST

Fat Americans pose a threat to national security: Generals

Increasing rates of obesity among young Americans could undermine US military’s future with potential recruits increasingly too fat to serve, two retd generals said on Friday.

May 01, 2010, 12:42 PM IST

Fat Americans pose a threat to national security: Generals

Increasing rates of obesity among young Americans could undermine US military’s future with potential recruits increasingly too fat to serve, two retd generals said on Friday.

May 01, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

US` national security interests at stake in Af-Pak: Holbrooke

The Af-Pak region poses a great national security threat to the US and it is where al Qaeda top leadership is based, even though Nigerian terror suspect was not trained by the outfit in the region, Holbrooke has said.

Jan 08, 2010, 11:51 AM IST