Sri Lankan soldier arrested for presidential security breach

 A Sri Lankan soldier carried a pistol to a function attended by President Maithripala Sirisena, prompting police to arrest the Army Corporal and launch a probe into the worst presidential security breach in 16 years.

Iran says Yemen security `like our own`

Iran considers the security of Yemen to be like its own, Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Saturday, denouncing "adventurist actions" by Saudi Arabia, the state television website reported.

'Present RPF strength not enough for ensuring women's safety'

The present strength of RPF is not adequate for providing security on railway premises and on board trains, especially to women, a parliamentary committee has said while calling for the strength of the rail guardian force to be increased at the earliest.

American, Italian hostages inadvertently killed in US operation: Barack Obama
American, Italian hostages inadvertently killed in US operation: Barack Obama

An American and an Italian who had been held hostage for several years by al Qaeda in the border region of Pakistan and Afghanistan were inadvertently killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in January, President Barack Obama said on Thursday.

One-fifth of CCTVs in Parliament not working: Panel, security gaps found

 Over one-fifth of the 450 CCTV cameras installed in Parliament are not working, a Parliamentary panel said, as it found gaps in the security apparatus to guard the sensitive complex.

Mufti reviews security situation, infiltration measures in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today reviewed the security situation in the state with senior civil and police officials, who briefed him about the measures taken to check cross-border infiltration along Indo-Pak border.

Pak army to provide security to visiting Chinese president

Pakistan government has decided to provide unprecedented security cover to Chinese President Xi Jinping, who will arrive here on Sunday on his maiden visit, handing over the overall security to the army during his stay.

Increased security after planned Australia Anzac Day attack

Security will be boosted at Anzac Day commemorations in Australia`s state of Victoria, as its premier on Sunday urged people to turn up despite arrests linked to an alleged Islamic State-inspired attack plan.

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.