Ebola scare: 6 Indians from Liberia isolated at Delhi airport

The Delhi and Mumbai international airports have been put on alert as 112 Indian passengers are arriving from the Ebola-hit African nation Liberia from different flights on Tuesday.

Typhoon churns towards Japan, prompting calls to evacuate

Hundreds of flights were cancelled in Japan and more than 500,000 people urged to evacuate as a powerful typhoon brought torrential rain and high winds to southwestern islands and was forecast to reach Tokyo later in the week.

Fresh clashes threaten Ukraine ceasefire

Ukraine`s unilateral ceasefire hung in the balance Sunday after clashes engulfed the separatist east and Russian President Vladimir Putin put troops on "full combat alert".

Putin orders central Russia forces on `full combat alert`: Defence minister

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered troops in central Russia on "full combat alert" for snap drills, the defence minister said on Saturday.

`Anonymous` hack puts Singapore on alert

Activist group Anonymous hacked a Singapore newspaper website Friday over Internet freedom in the city-state, where government agencies are now reportedly on alert for wider cyber attacks.

Jharkhand govt alerts districts as Cyclone Phailin approaches

Jharkhand has geared up to face any eventuality as the Met office has forecasted heavy rains accompanied by gales speeding up to 70 kmph across the state due to Cyclone `Phailin` which will make a landfall in neighbouring Odisha.

Three main Tamil Nadu ports put on alert

Following terror threats to Tamil Nadu through the coastal routes, three main ports in the state have been put on alert.

Bodh Gaya blasts: Odisha sounds alert in Puri, Konark and Dhauli

As the countdown for the annual Rath Jatra of Lord Jagannath has already began, Odisha government on Sunday sounded high alert at Puri, Sun Temple at Konark and different Buddhist sites including Dhauli.

Monsoon woes: Alert issued in UP due to heavy rains, flooding in rivers

A high alert has been issued in Uttar Pradesh as water level in most of the rivers have touched the danger mark.

Gujarat on alert following Bangalore blast

An alert has been sounded across Gujarat in the wake of the blast near BJP office in Bangalore on Wednesday, a top police officer said.

BSF on alert along Indo-Pak border: DG

The BSF is on "alert" and ready to thwart any attempt along the Indo-Pakistan border in the wake of the incident where Pakistani troops crossed into Indian territory and ambushed an Army patrol party killing two soldiers.

Japan PM orders alert over N Korea’s planned earth satellite launch

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda has ordered relevant ministries to take every possible precaution to ensure public’s safety.

Alert in Meghalaya ahead of HNLC `Raising Day`

Security forces have been put on alert in Meghalaya ahead of the HNLC "Raising Day" on Aug 14, police said on Wednesday.

China issues sandstorm alert

China`s meteorological authorities Sunday issued a low-level alert against sandstorms.

KNPP work on, but on alert: Official

Work at KNPP was not affected in the wake of massive earthquake in Indonesia triggering fears of tsunami though the
plant is "generally on alert".

AP coastal districts put on high alert

The Andhra Pradesh government
put officials of nine coastal districts in the state on
high alert following major earthquake in Indonesia.

Xinjiang put on high alert after 20 deaths

Xinjiang is set to enroll 8,000 policemen to maintain
stability at local levels.

Security to be tightened at Pune court after alert

Following an alert from the
intelligence agencies, the Pune court
lawyers on Monday held a meeting with police over tightening of

NCP`s protest near 2G court alerts security staff

The attempt made by NCP workers in Patiala House Court to beat up the man who had slapped Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar alerted the security.

Capital on alert for Batla encounter anniversary

Several organisations staged protests here on the third anniversary of the the Batla House encounter in which three alleged IM terrorists were killed.