Uganda sex abuse whistleblower Moses Kipsiro fears for life
Uganda sex abuse whistleblower Moses Kipsiro fears for life

Ugandan star distance runner and Commonwealth Gold medalist Moses Kipsiro says he may have to flee the east African country after receiving threats stemming from sexual harassment claims he made against a coach.

Death threats made to BBC chief after Clarkson axe

British police were on Sunday investigating death threats against BBC director-general Tony Hall following his decision to drop popular "Top Gear" presenter Jeremy Clarkson.

Japanese police arrest man for threats to US envoy Kennedy

Japanese police on Thursday arrested a man for making threatening phone calls to the US embassy including against ambassador Caroline Kennedy, US officials said.

Azam Khan says he is getting threats, to approach Prez against UP Guv

Stepping up attack, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Sunday accused Governor Ram Naik of vitiating the atmosphere in the state at the behest of BJP government at the Centre and said he will approach President Pranab Mukherjee to apprise him of Naik's actions.

US names its biggest threats

Russian aggression in Eastern Ukraine, terrorists and hackers are among threats cited in the new national security strategy document released by the White House.

Hundreds flee Nigeria villages `after Boko Haram threats`

Hundreds of people from four villages near the devastated Nigerian town of Baga were forced to flee after Boko Haram militants told them to leave or face consequences, witnesses said on Tuesday.

FIFA whistleblower says ''living in fear''
FIFA whistleblower says ''living in fear''

 FIFA whistleblower Phaedra Al-Majid, who accused Qatar of corruption in its successful bid to win the right to host the 2022 soccer World Cup, said on Wednesday she was living in fear after receiving threats against her family.

Gujarat PCC chief Modhwadia gets life threatening call

 Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) chief Arjun Modhwadia has received a life threat from an anonymous phone caller, a senior police officer said here on Sunday.

Ukraine signs EU deal, Poroshenko calls it `most important day since independence`

Ukraine`s new leader on Friday signed a landmark EU pact that drew immediate threats of retaliation by Russia in its standoff over the ex-Soviet country`s future with the West.

Israeli air forces strike military sites in Gaza

Israeli air force carried out a number of airstrikes in the Gaza Strip Sunday, destroying military sites of Palestinian military groups, security sources said.

Syria activists brave war to watch World Cup

Young Syrian opposition activists living with the constant dangers of more than three years are war are braving bombardment by government forces and jihadists` threats to watch their favourite World Cup teams.

Fears of backlash in UK over action against Birmingham schools

The British city of Birmingham is bracing for a possible Muslim backlash as five of its schools were put under "special measures" over extremist threats.

Bergdahl describes harsh treatment, solitary confinement: US officials

US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl suffered harsh treatment at the hands of his Taliban captors, including long periods of solitary confinement, according to US military officials who also said the soldier was struggling emotionally and had not yet called his parents.

FBI investigates threats against Bergdahl family

US authorities are investigating threats against the family of former Taliban prisoner Bowe Bergdahl.

Bowe Bergdahl`s father receives death threats: Police chief

The father of Bowe Bergdahl, the Idaho soldier released from captivity in a controversial prisoner swap with the Taliban, has received emailed death threats that authorities are investigating, an Idaho police chief said on Saturday.

New body to address external, internal threats to China: Xi

China will have a new national security agency to address both internal and external threats facing the country, President Xi Jinping announced on Friday.

Ex-bodyguard warns Prince Harry about assassination threats

Prince Harry`s former bodyguard has warned him about threats of assassination.

Man alleges threat by local mine mafia, asks Guv to end life

A man, who was allegedly getting threats by local mining mafia, has requested the Rajasthan Governor to allow him to end his and family members` lives.

Taliban threats are to sabotage elections: Pak Minister

The threats from the Taliban and other militant groups to political parties are part of a "very organised campaign" to sabotage Pakistan`s landmark general election, Information Minister Arif Nizami said on Monday.

UN has no plan to pull out staff from North Korea

The UN has no plan to pull its staff out of North Korea, and it is studying warnings from Pyongyang amid rising nuclear tensions on the Korean peninsula, UN spokesman Martin Nesirky said.