India confirms deaths of 39 workers abducted by ISIS in Iraq

2018-03-20 19:57

The bodies of 39 Indian construction workers kidnapped in Iraq in 2014 by the Islamic State (ISIS) group have been found in a mass grave, India's foreign minister has said.

Western allies confront Moscow over spy poison attack, vote meddling

2018-03-16 12:40

Britain and its allies have blamed Moscow directly for a poison attack on a double agent in England, escalating diplomatic tensions as Washington separately announced sanctions against Russia for allegedly meddling in its elections.

Tillerson's visit to Africa confirms US' policy is all about security

2018-03-13 20:08

The US secretary of state's visit to five African countries didn't have much to offer by way of investments and commerce, writes The Conversation.

Reports: Several people injured in knife attack in Vienna

2018-03-07 22:42

Austrian media report that several people have been injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna

Remove 'terror content' within an hour, EU tells web firms

2018-03-01 19:12

Online platforms should take down "terrorist content" within an hour of it being reported, the EU says, in new recommendations to internet companies to stem the flow of harmful content on the web.

Two Lebanese brothers in court for Hezbollah drone export case

2018-02-26 07:15

Two Lebanese citizens are expected to appear at the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court for allegedly illegally exporting components of drones to Hezbollah in Lebanon.

State successful in Henry Okah case as sentence, convictions reinstated

2018-02-23 20:59

Convicted terrorist Henry Okah's 24-year prison sentence and convictions have been reinstated by the Constitutional Court.

UK govt warns of terror threat in SA following kidnapping arrests in KZN

2018-02-21 12:13

The British government has warned its citizens that there is a terror threat from extremists linked to the Islamic State group in South Africa.

REVEALED: SA links in US’s Hezbollah terrorism export case

2018-02-20 17:04

South Africa has emerged as a central location in a case involving a controversial Johannesburg-based businessman, who has been accused by the United States of illegally exporting items to Hezbollah, which it classifies as a terrorist organisation.

OR Tambo Airport back to normal after evacuation

2018-02-20 11:50

It's business as usual at OR Tambo International Airport, after it was evacuated on Monday.


Botched suicide attack wounds 5 students

2018-03-18 18:57

An Afghan official says an attacker dressed in a school uniform set off a grenade in a group of hundreds of university students who had gathered for classes in the capital, killing himself and wounding five students.

Growing pains are good for business

2018-03-14 22:00

Small businesses often don't have the resources or inclination to track the latest tech trends or security threats.

Botched London attack bomb could have been fatal: trial

2018-03-10 08:18

A bomb on a London Underground train that had injured 30 people but failed to detonate fully could have been fatal, an explosives expert has said at the alleged attacker's trial.

US Embassy in Turkey shut for unspecified 'security threat'

2018-03-05 11:10

The US Embassy in Turkey will be closed due to an unspecified security threat.

Couple still missing as third suspect is arrested in KZN kidnapping 'terrorism' case

2018-02-27 18:09

Two of three suspects arrested so far in the kidnapping of a couple from Cape Town face charges for possibly contravening the Protection of Constitutional Democracy Against Terrorist and Related Activities Act.

Police report explosion in English city as major incident

2018-02-25 22:45

Police for the English city of Leicester say they are responding to a "major incident" after receiving reports of an explosion.

Dirco requests UK government to review travel advisory against SA

2018-02-23 19:36

The advisory comes after news that a South African couple was kidnapped in KwaZulu-Natal.

Woman arrested with Thulsie twins now faces kidnapping and other charges in KZN

2018-02-20 21:33

A woman previously arrested with terror-accused twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie has appeared in court in KwaZulu-Natal on charges related to the disappearance of a couple in Vryheid.

Terror-accused Thulsie twins to pay police minister's legal bill

2018-02-20 16:15

The South Gauteng High Court has ordered terror-accused twins, Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie, to foot a Minister of Police legal bill after they abandoned their application for access to police documents they needed to prepare their defence.

Death toll tops 200 in four-day Syria regime assault on rebel area

2018-02-08 22:33

Syrian regime jets have pounded Eastern Ghouta, sending the death toll for the four-day assault on the rebel enclave on the outskirts of Damascus soaring past 200.

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