27 Nov 2015
Brussels: Belgium reduced the terror alert in Brussels yesterday, five days after it was raised to the highest possible level that saw schools and the metro closed, the government's crisis centre said.
22 Nov 2015
Brussels: Heavily armed police and soldiers patrolled key intersections, subways were closed and many stores shut their doors in Belgium's capital today as the government warned of a threat of Paris-style attacks. At least one suspect from the deadly Paris attacks is at large, and was last seen crossing into Belgium.
20 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Twenty Indians are among the 170 guests and staff inside the luxury hotel which is under the seize of gunmen in Mali's capital Bamako, External Affairs Ministry said today.
23 Oct 2015
Islamabad: Retired Lieutenant General Nasser Khan Janjua has been appointed as the new National Security Advisor (NSA) of Pakistan, signalling the powerful army's increasing grip on security affairs of the country and its dealings with India.
21 Nov 2015
Bamako: Mali government declared a 10-day nationwide state of emergency after a jihadist attack on a hotel in the capital Bamako that left least 27 people dead.
15 Oct 2015
Washington: A leading Republican presidential candidate and senator has called for Pakistan to be designated as a Country of Particular Concern (CPC) after a US state department report expressed deep concern over the status of religious freedoms in the country.
13 Oct 2015
Damascus: Russian jets intensified their airstrikes yesterday in central Syria as government forces battled insurgents in a strategic area near a rebel-held province and a government stronghold.
10 Oct 2015
Washington: The relationship between India and the US has grown enormously especially on security and diplomatic fronts after Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power, a top state department official has said and hoped that this alliance will only become more productive.
11 Nov 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif yesterday said that there was a need to match governance initiatives with military operations to eliminate militancy.
05 Nov 2015
Yangon: Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said today she would be 'above the president' if her party wins a historic election on Nov. 8, defying a constitutional ban on becoming head of state herself.