Russian security services uncover ISIS cell in Saint Petersburg

2017-12-16 07:04

The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) says it had uncovered a cell of the Islamic State group that was planning imminent terror attacks in the country's second city Saint Petersburg.

New York bombing heightens fears of holiday attacks by extremists

2017-12-13 13:46

The abortive bombing by an ISIS-inspired Bangladeshi in New York has raised fresh fears of a possible surge in attacks during the year-end holiday season on both sides of the Atlantic.

Police slap terror charges on NY subway bombing suspect

2017-12-12 21:53

Police filed terror-related charges against a 27-year-old Bangladeshi driver accused of detonating a homemade pipe bomb in a crowded passage of the New York subway.

After NYC subway bombing, Trump slams 'chain migration'

2017-12-12 09:43

A would-be suicide bomber's rush-hour blast in the New York City subway system is adding new fuel to US President Donald Trump's push to limit immigration based on family ties.

'Terror' bomber strikes New York subway, three hurt

2017-12-11 18:06

A man carrying a pipe bomb strapped to his body detonated it in a crowded New York subway passageway during the morning rush hour, seriously injuring himself but only lightly injuring three others.

Saudi strikes rock Yemeni capital after ex-president slain

2017-12-06 08:54

Saudi airstrikes have pounded the Yemeni capital in apparent retaliation for the Shi'ite rebels' killing of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Internet, AI must have security, privacy

2017-12-03 16:54

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has called for future internet and AI technologies to be infused with privacy, security and humanity.

Explosive found near German Christmas market

2017-12-01 20:48

German police said a suspicious object that prompted the evacuation of a Christmas market in Potsdam was an "explosive".

Police thwart New Year's Eve 'terror plot' in Australia

2017-11-28 08:25

An ISIS sympathiser planned to buy a gun and kill as many revellers as possible on New Year's Eve in Melbourne's popular Federation Square, police have alleged after foiling the plot.

2 men questioned by UK police after panic in central London

2017-11-26 06:40

UK police are seeking to question two men who may have sparked a panic when they had an altercation on a busy Oxford Circus subway platform.


State of emergency: R2K seeks information on 'draconian' draft regulations

2017-12-13 20:20

The Right2Know Campaign has demanded that government shed light on the draft regulations for a state of emergency following media reports.

Authorities say bomber mocked Trump before subway attack

2017-12-13 06:13

Authorities say the Bangladeshi immigrant arrested in a botched suicide bombing in the New York subway mocked President Donald Trump on Facebook on his way to carry out the attack.

Presidency rejects 'state of emergency' reports

2017-12-12 17:19

The Presidency has denied that it is working on regulations for a state of emergency.

Draft regulations for state of emergency drawn up

2017-12-12 07:01

For the first time in 20 years, the Presidency started to compose regulations for a state of emergency.

US House approves easing of interstate rules on concealed guns

2017-12-07 13:10

US lawmakers have voted to allow gun owners to carry concealed firearms across state lines, a controversial bill that critics say is aimed at undermining national gun control efforts.

United States, South Korea start massive air force drills

2017-12-04 08:29

The US and South Korea have started their biggest-ever joint air force exercise with hundreds of aircrafts including two dozen stealth jets.

Search for suspect after German Christmas market bomb scare

2017-12-02 13:53

German police have been searching for the sender of a package initially feared to contain a bomb found near a Christmas market in Potsdam, almost a year after a deadly terror attack at a similar market in Berlin.

Manhunt in southern Israel for soldier's killers

2017-12-01 20:12

Hundreds of police are combing southern Israel for those behind the fatal stabbing of a 19-year-old soldier.

FBI silent as US officials targeted by Russian hackers

2017-11-27 13:33

The FBI failed to notify scores of US officials that Russian hackers were trying to break into their personal Gmail accounts.

Trump officially declares North Korea state sponsor of terrorism

2017-11-21 09:05

President Donald Trump has declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism even as his top diplomat said Washington has not given up hope of a negotiated end to its nuclear standoff with Kim Jong-Un's regime.

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