Police probing possible links between Vereeniging bomb suspect and KZN explosives

2018-08-16 13:09

Police are investigating whether a man arrested in connection with a suspected homemade explosive device at a Vereeniging mosque is linked to the explosive devices found recently in Durban.

4 Jordanian troops, 3 suspected militants dead in clash

2018-08-12 13:28

Jordanian official: Bodies of 3 suspected militants pulled from rubble after shootout that killed 4 troops

SANDF chief clarifies situation regarding Cuba chartered flight

2018-07-31 16:53

The SANDF says the equipment on the aircraft wasn't being 'smuggled', but was being sent to South Africans receiving training in Cuba.

More than 150 dead in ISIS attacks on southern Syria

2018-07-25 17:52

A string of suicide blasts and raids claimed by the Islamic State group killed more than 150 people in southern Syria, in one of the jihadists' deadliest ever assaults in the country.

Suicide attack at Kabul airport leaves 11 dead, 14 wounded: officials

2018-07-22 20:32

A suicide bomber has killed at least 11 people and wounded 14 at the entrance to Kabul international airport, officials say, as scores gathered to welcome home Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum from exile.

Man sentenced to prison over fake airport bomb threat

2018-07-21 09:15

An Ohio man who called in a bomb threat so he wouldn't miss his flight has been sentenced to four months in prison.

Tough laws and effective enforcement needed to secure borders

2018-07-09 11:39

Africa is in a war against human trafficking, cash-in-transit heists, arms and drugs smuggling. We must all do everything possible to combat the crime that has taken hold of our borders, writes Mmusi Maimane.

The Reserve Bank wants you to put your face on the R100 Madiba note – but there are security risks if you do

2018-07-05 15:15

Taking part in a Reserve Bank campaign in honour of Nelson Mandela means giving up your privacy.

Radical ISIS-affiliated cleric Abdurrahman sentenced to death by Indonesian court

2018-06-22 11:04

Radical cleric Aman Abdurrahman has been sentenced to death by an Indonesian court for ordering ISIS group-affiliated militants to carry out attacks, including the January 2016 suicide bombing at a Starbucks in Jakarta.

Israeli military strikes at launchers of burning kites from Gaza Strip

2018-06-17 17:28

The Israeli military says its aircraft have struck a vehicle belonging to someone who sends burning kites into Israel from Gaza.


This tool lets you bequeath your Google account to a trusted person when you die — here's how to set it up

2018-08-14 15:39

But it's buried pretty deeply among the dozens of other account customisations, making it feel like the morbid needle in a settings haystack.

Vereeniging mosque 'bomb' a hoax - police

2018-08-01 21:55

The suspected homemade explosive device found at the Masjid Taqwa mosque in Vereeniging is a "hoax bomb", but the man arrested will still have to face the music because a hoax bomb is still illegal, accordinng to police.

Man jailed in Australia over terror plot

2018-07-31 10:06

A man has been sent to jail for 17 years for plotting a terrorist attack in Australia after being prevented from travelling to Syria, with the judge saying he continued to hold extremist views.

SANDF rejects claims it transported arms on SAA flight, says it was equipment for training

2018-07-25 15:06

The SA National Defence Force has rejected claims that it was trying to smuggle arms to Cuba when a chartered SAA flight was stopped at the Waterkloof air force base.

Knife attacker on Germany bus arrested, several injured

2018-07-21 12:43

Several people have been injured in an attack by a man wielding a knife on a bus in northern Germany, officials say.

Jehovah's Witnesses pursued as 'extremists' in Russia

2018-07-11 19:47

With masks and rifles, police came to Anatoly Vilitkevich's door in the early morning and made him pack a bag. He was wanted for religious extremism – as a Jehovah's Witness.

Samsung smartphone users are reporting that their photos are randomly being sent to contacts without their knowledge

2018-07-03 17:52

Specifically, the photos were sent over Samsung's stock text messaging app.

London police say no serious injuries in minor subway blast

2018-06-19 22:34

London police are investigating a small explosion at a London underground station.

Ramaphosa launches high-level investigation into State Security Agency

2018-06-15 10:10

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed a high-level review panel into the work of the State Security Agency.

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