HC notice to MP govt over security at tourist places

 The Madhya Pradesh High Court on Wednesday served a notice to the state government seeking its reply on the security arrangements at the tourist spots.

16 police companies to provide security to Amarnath Yatra pilgrims

The Jammu and Kashmir Police has made elaborate security arrangements to ensure safe and secure Amarnath yatra for the pilgrims coming from different parts of the country.

Security stepped up for 'Godavari Pushkarams' in AP

 In view of the 'Godavari Pushkarams', Andhra Pradesh police on Saturday said they have made elaborate security arrangements in all Pushkaram areas including an aerial surveillance through drones.

High-level security review held for forthcoming Amarnath Yatra

 A high level meeting was held here on Wednesday to review security and other related arrangements for the Amarnath Yatra, which is scheduled to commence July 2 simultaneously from both the Baltal and the Chandanwari routes.

Multi-layer security arranged after threat to Ambubachi Mela

 A multi-layer security ring has been thrown in and around the Kamakhya temple here after an intelligence input about militant groups operational in Assam and planning to sabotage the ongoing Ambubachi Mela was received, Guwahati police said on Wednesday.

Odisha mulling deployment of forces in western range areas

Odisha Police on Saturday said it was contemplating to redeploy forces in certain areas within western range from where jawans were withdrawn due to security reasons in the past.

Yoga Day event: Security agencies launch 'Operation DOGA'

 To ensure fool-proof security at the venue of International Yoga Day event on Rajpath here on June 21, security agencies have launched a special operation, called 'DOGA', by deploying trained sniffer dogs to scan and sanitise the entire area in the heart of the national capital.

Kuwait to install cameras against crime, terrorism

Kuwait will be installing surveillance cameras in public places such as malls, supermarkets and hotels to boost security because of concerns about crime and terrorism, following parliament`s unanimous adoption of a bill Tuesday.

China's ex-security czar jailed for life for graft, power abuse

 China's top Communist Party leader and former security czar Zhou Yongkang was today sentenced to life for graft, abuse of power and leaking state secrets in a closed-door trial,?becoming the senior-most official to fall under President Xi?Jinping's sweeping anti-corruption drive against "tigers and?flies".

UK terrorism law watchdog calls for major surveillance overhaul

Britain`s terrorism law watchdog called on Thursday for a major overhaul of the framework governing the use of mass surveillance, posing a potential challenge to the government in its bid to hand more powers to police and spies.

No hurdle would come in way of CPEC, Pak army chief to China

Pakistan army chief today assured China that maximum security would be provided for the USD 46 billion economic corridor that passes through PoK and there will be no hurdles in the completion of the project opposed by India.

Salman, Shah Rukh's security should be downgraded: Mumbai Crime branch

The Mumbai crime branch has recommended downgrading the security of some of Bollywood's bigwigs, including actors Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan, director Raju Hirani and producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra, who recently were on gangster Ravi Pujari's hitlist.

Mumbai crime branch to strip Bollywood celebrities of extra security cover?
Mumbai crime branch to strip Bollywood celebrities of extra security cover?

Bollywood celebrities will face a security issue as the Mumbai Crime Branch may lower the security cover of stars.

Mexico mobilizes army to prevent election boycotts

Mexico deployed police officers and soldiers across the country Saturday to ensure voters could cast their ballots in midterm elections that have been threatened in places by teacher-organized boycotts.

US airport security scrutinized after agents smuggle fake bombs

US Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has announced new measures to improve security screenings at American airports after investigators were able to smuggle mock explosives and weapons through checkpoints dozens of times.

J&K CM directs police to provide security to cell operators

In the wake of a spate of attacks on telecom facilities in Kashmir, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today directed police to provide security to mobile towers besides those managing them and thwart any attempt to disrupt cellular services in the Valley.

Centre asks JK govt to ensure security of telecom towers

 Concerned over a series of attacks on telecom towers in the state, the Centre today asked Jammu and Kashmir government to ensure security of communication infrastructure and come out with an action plan to deal with militants' threat.

Rajnath Singh to visit Bastar today, security beefed up
Rajnath Singh to visit Bastar today, security beefed up

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a two-day visit to Chhattisgarh, will visit Bastar on Sunday where he is scheduled to inaugurate a newly built fortified police station in Sukma and visit a CRPF camp.

US hits China over sea reclamation, vows more patrols

The United States on Saturday called for an immediate end to China`s intensifying reclamation works in the South China Sea and vowed to continue sending military aircraft and ships to the tense region.

Indian MPs to discuss FTA, security in Australia, New Zealand

A delegation of Indian lawmakers led by Minister of State for Skill Development Rajeev Pratap Rudy is on a 10-day visit to Australia and New Zealand where various bilateral issues including business and security would be discussed.