Articles about National Security

Researcher discovers FBI terrorist watchlist exposed online for three weeks

20 Aug 2021

Technology
Researcher discovers FBI terrorist watchlist exposed online for three weeks

A security researcher called Volodymyr "Bob" Diachenko claims he found that the records of two million people had been accessible online for three weeks. Worryingly, the records belonged to people who were on the American Federal Bureau of Investigation's (FBI) terrorist watchlist.

In letter to Sonia, dissenters suggested 11-points for Congress' revival

28 Aug 2020

Politics
In letter to Sonia, dissenters suggested 11-points for Congress' revival

In the letter to President Sonia Gandhi, 23 Congress leaders outlined 11 points for the revival of the party, adding that honest introspection is the first step to take on ruling BJP.

Before FATF decision, US asks Pakistan to prosecute Hafiz Saeed

14 Oct 2019

World
Before FATF decision, US asks Pakistan to prosecute Hafiz Saeed

Pakistan is going through a tough time as the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) will soon decide whether it will keep the country on its greylist or downgrade it to the dreaded blacklist.

Ensure normalcy is restored in J&K: SC directs Centre

16 Sep 2019

India
Ensure normalcy is restored in J&K: SC directs Centre

Jammu and Kashmir, which has been under an unprecedented security cover since August 5, might soon get a sigh of relief, thanks to an order of the Supreme Court.

Trump slams NY Times for illegal leak compromising Baghdadi's capture

23 Jul 2017

World
Trump slams NY Times for illegal leak compromising Baghdadi's capture

In his latest controversial tweet, Trump notes "The Failing New York Times foiled US attempt to kill the single most wanted terrorist, Al-Baghdadi. Their sick agenda over National Security."

100 Days of Trump: A look at his presidency

29 Apr 2017

World
100 Days of Trump: A look at his presidency

US President Donald Trump marks his 100th day in office on April 29 by holding a rally in Pennsylvania.

Shazia Ilmi accuses Jamia University of dropping her from speakers

01 Mar 2017

Delhi
Shazia Ilmi accuses Jamia University of dropping her from speakers

On Wednesday, BJP leader Shazia Ilmi accused Jamia University of dropping her name from a speakers' list for a seminar on triple talaq.

China against Taiwan delegation at Trump's inauguration

19 Jan 2017

World
China against Taiwan delegation at Trump's inauguration

China urged USA to disallow a delegation from Taiwan to attend the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Donald Trump.

Taiwan on alert as China's carrier enters strait

11 Jan 2017

World
Taiwan on alert as China's carrier enters strait

The Taiwanese government scrambled jets and navy ships as Chinese warships accompanied by the country's only aircraft carrier sailed through the Taiwan Strait.

Taiwanese President heads for US enroute to South America

09 Jan 2017

World
Taiwanese President heads for US enroute to South America

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen departed for her Latin America tour and will make a controversial stop over in the United States; Beijing had urged the US to deny permission for Tsai Ing-wen's aircraft to land on US soil.

Taiwan's President to transit via US

30 Dec 2016

World
Taiwan's President to transit via US

China has been angered by the US allowing Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen to transit via the US on her visit to Latin America; Beijing had urged Washington to block the transit request.

Trump questions One-China policy

12 Dec 2016

World
Trump questions One-China policy

In a sign of a significant step away from four decades of US foreign policy, US President-elect Donald Trump said he did not have to stick to the "One-China" policy.

Donald Trump's phone call with Taiwanese President Tsai irks China

04 Dec 2016

World
Donald Trump's phone call with Taiwanese President Tsai irks China

Breaking a decades-long diplomatic tradition, the US President-elect Donald Trump spoke with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, irking China.