Security beefed up in Kandhamal for peaceful Christmas

Security arrangements have been strengthened and police have intensified patrolling in sensitive Kandhamal district of Odisha to ensure peaceful celebrations on Christmas Day and New Year.

Pak varsity closed for indefinite period for security reasons

Pakistan's prestigious Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) here has been closed for indefinite period due to security concerns.

Delhi Police on high alert, Tîhar jail security beefed up

Delhi Police is on a high alert and has tightened the security of vital institutions in the national capital, including the Tihar Central Jail, in the aftermath of terror strikes in Peshawar and Sydney.

Security beefed up in Tihar jail

Security of Tihar jail has been beefed up after intelligence inputs were received that the high profile prison may be targeted by terror outfits to free jailed terrorists.

Reality check: How effective is safety and security measures in Indian schools?

In the aftermath of the horrific Peshawar school attacks, we took a reality check to see that how effective is security in the schools of India.

Reality check: How effective is safety and security measures in India schools?-Part 2

In the aftermath of the horrific Peshawar school attacks, we took a reality check to see that how effective is security in the schools of India.

Security agencies on high alert after Peshawar attack

With the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) issuing a nationwide alert in the wake of a ghastly attack at a school in Pakistan, Delhi Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi on Wednesday assured that all necessary steps were being taken to ensure the safety of U.S. President Barack Obama during his visit to New Delhi in January next year.

States work on security guidelines for schools, Patna police for CCTVs

 Educational institutions in Patna were on Wednesday asked by police to install CCTV cameras as states worked on fresh security guidelines for them after the massacre in a Peshawar school that prompted the Centre to mull a new advisory.

Centre's alert to states on possible terror attacks

 The Centre on Wednesday alerted the states in the wake of Peshawar school massacre to the heightened possibility of terror attacks ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India next month.

Haryana govt to install CCTV camera in godowns

 Haryana government would install CCTV cameras in godowns across the state to curb the theft of foodgrains.

Security stepped up as Australia orders siege probe
Security stepped up as Australia orders siege probe

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Wednesday ordered an urgent enquiry into why a deranged Islamic gunman was not under surveillance and how he obtained citizenship, as security was stepped up after a fatal cafe siege.

Ahead of Obama visit, US security team visits Agra
Ahead of Obama visit, US security team visits Agra

A 40-member team comprising US security advisers, representatives of the two houses and journalists visited the Taj Mahal in Agra to access security arrangements and logistics, ahead of the US President Barack Obama`s India visit Jan 26.

Owners of Sydney siege cafe Lindt 'devastated' by deaths

Swiss chocolate-maker Lindt, the owner of the Sydney cafe at the centre of a day-long siege Monday that ended in the deaths of the gunman and two of his hostages, said it was "devastated" by the outcome of the standoff.

US seeks to use letters from bin Laden raid at terror trial

US. prosecutors have asked a federal judge to allow them to use documents seized during the 2011 military raid that killed Osama bin Laden at the January trial of suspected al Qaeda figure Abu Anas al-Liby.

iOS users more concerned about privacy than people using Android devices

According to a research by cloud storage iDrive, iPhone users are more concerned about their privacy and security as compared to people who use Android operating system.

Security for 4th phase polls reviewed by DGP in J&K

 Elaborate security arrangements have been made for security of voters and polling booths for smooth and peaceful polling in the fourth phase of elections in the 18 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir Divisions.

Iraq security fears as record pilgrimage nears climax

Millions of Shiite Muslim pilgrims thronged the Iraqi city of Karbala Friday for one of the world`s largest religious gatherings, in defiance of the threat posed by the Islamic State, a Sunni group.

UN Security Council renews sanctions on Liberia

The UN Security Council Tuesday renewed the sanctions on Liberia for another nine months as the security situation in the country remains fragile and constitutes a threat to international peace and security in the region.

Canada joins UK in closing Cairo embassy to public over `security`

Canada on Monday joined Britain in closing its embassy in Cairo to the public for security reasons, with neither country providing details about any specific threat.

Women battalion for security of female train passengers soon

A special women battalion of the Railway Protection Force will be raised soon for security of female train passengers, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.