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Hackers claim to have 12 mn Apple device IDs


September 5th, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) A group of hackers has released a set of identification numbers of one million Apple devices and claimed to have obtained 12 million Apple device IDs ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘US focus on Asia-Pacific will help India contain China’


June 8th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The US military's new focus on the Asia-Pacific region, as enunciated by Defence Secretary Leon Panetta, is welcome and will aid in India's efforts to ... Read more...

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LinkedIn probes theft of 6.5 mn passwords


June 6th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Professional networking website LinkedIn said it was investigating claims that 6.5 million of its users' passwords have been stolen and published on a Russian computer hacking ... Read more...

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UAE’s anti-piracy meet to be held in Dubai


May 24th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 23 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates' second anti-piracy international conference, which is expected to draw officials and leaders from across the world, will be held in Dubai ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Year after Osama, world still unsafe


May 1st, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) A year after Osama bin Laden was hunted down and killed at his safehouse in Pakistan's military town of Abbottabad by elite American forces, ... Read more...

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Government losing its way in Maoist minefield


April 24th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Two Italians kidnapped in Odisha, then a legislator and now a collector in Chhattisgarh. The high profile abductions have again focused attention on the ... Read more...

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Facebook in row over moderation process


March 3rd, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) Social networking website Facebook has been criticized for employing content moderators in the developing world and allowing them to access people's personal information, The Telegraph ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China to recruit 8,000 police officers


January 31st, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 31 (IANS) China will recruit 8,000 police officers to boost security in its western Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, authorities said.Their tasks include patrolling, management of the migrant population ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hackers attack US government websites over Megaupload raids


January 20th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 20 (IANS) The US government and entertainment industry websites have been crippled after the "hacktivist" group Anonymous launched a series of cyber attacks in retaliation for the closure ... Read more...

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‘Arab Spring will lead to long, cold Arab Winter’


December 8th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The Arab Spring will lead to a long and cold Arab Winter as the countries that have seen forcible regime changes either fragment along tribal ... Read more...

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China’s anti-ship missile, submarine threats: Indian Navy


December 2nd, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) China's new anti-ship ballistic missile, if fully functional, posed a "different category of threat" and certainly requires "a different measure to counter it," Navy chief ... Read more...

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Japanese firm’s map shows Tibet as part of India


November 29th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Nov 29 (IANS) A map drawn by a Japanese firm shows Tibet as part of India. The cartograph also shows China's southwestern Yunnan province as belonging to India, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kishanji’s death big setback for rebels: Sleuths, security experts


November 24th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Former top sleuths and security experts Thursday termed the killing of Maoist leader Kishanji alias Koteshwar Rao as a "big setback" for the rebel movement but ... Read more...

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To study security, minister goes to Britain


September 18th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Maharashtra Home Minister R.R. Patil and a high-level delegation left for Britain Sunday to study security systems in London and other places. During his fives there, ... Read more...

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Delhi blast exposes security, intelligence loopholes: Experts


September 7th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Top security experts say that Wednesday's blast outside the Delhi High Court has "exposed the loopholes in our security system" which "has an inadequate ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host counter-terror conference


August 6th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 6 (IANS) Experts from various countries will attend a conference here in October to review the current resources available to fight the scourge of terrorism, organisers said ... Read more...

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Don’t blame Mumbai blasts on intelligence failure: Experts


July 15th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) Former top sleuths and security experts concede that terrorists are outwitting Indian intelligence agencies but say it would be unfair to lay the blame for incidents ... Read more...

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Mumbai blasts coordinated terror attack: Chidambaram (Lead)


July 13th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The blasts that rocked Mumbai were a "coordinated attack by terrorists", Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Wednesday of the three explosions that left 13 ... Read more...

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Al-Zawahiri appointed new Al Qaeda leader (Second Lead)


June 16th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Al Qaeda has appointed Ayman al-Zawahiri as its new chief following the death of its founder Osama Bin Laden, BBC reported.Bin Laden was killed by US ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Al-Zawahiri appointed new Al Qaeda leader (Lead, Changing dateline)


June 16th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Al Qaeda has appointed Ayman al-Zawahiri as its new chief following the death of Osama Bin Laden, BBC reported.Bin Laden was killed by US special forces ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Maoists step up attacks to taunt army, say experts


June 11th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 11 (IANS) Hardly a week after a 500-strong army deployment landed in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region for the first time, Maoists Thursday midnight launched their most deadly attack - ... Read more...

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500 army men in Chhattisgarh’s red zone - for training


June 2nd, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 2 (IANS) Over 500 army personnel have arrived in the heart of a Maoist insurgency-hit area in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region for training, a move security experts say will ... Read more...

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Pakistan must come clean on Osama killing: Daily (Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) Pakistan must "come clean" over the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden by US commandos in Abbottabad, a daily said Thursday, warning that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan must come clean over Osama killing, says daily


May 5th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) Pakistan must "come clean" over the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden by US forces in Abbottabad, a daily said Thursday, warning that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sen. Scott Brown heads to Afghanistan


May 3rd, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Senator Scott Brown wants to taste what combat feels like. As a member of the Army National Guard, Brown is given two weeks training every year. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Wills, Kate honeymoon delayed by Osama bin Laden’s death


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 3 (ANI): Rumours are rife that Prince William and Catherine's honeymoon could have been delayed by the U.S. government's decision to assassinate Osama bin Laden.According to the Daily Mail, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No immediate threat to India, but should watch psychological impact: Experts


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi,May 2 (IANS) Top Indian security experts feel Osama bin Laden's killing in Pakistan Sunday will not have any direct impact on India but the "psychological impact on militancy ... Read more...

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UK becomes biggest target for cyber criminals


May 1st, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): Britain has become the number one target for cyber criminals, according to security experts.The Daily Star quoted the security experts, as saying that last month's huge hack of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hillary coming to India in July for talks (Lead, superseding earlier story)


April 20th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday said he will meet US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Indian capital in July when the two ... Read more...

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Clinton to come to India in July: Krishna


April 19th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) External Affairs minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday said he will meet US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton here this July when the two sides are to ... Read more...

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UK’s nuke submarine fleet secrets mistakenly revealed on website


April 18th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): British defence ministry officials are facing an embarrassing situation after secrets related to the country's nuclear-powered submarines was mistakenly published on a website.The exposed materials include expert opinion ... Read more...

Posted in World |

EU rebukes Pakistan for going slow against Taliban


April 16th, 2011 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, April 16 (IANS) The European Parliament has rebuked Pakistan for the slow progress in the fight against Taliban militancy in the country and directed the European Commission ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

British security personnel for Cameron during Pakistan trip


April 5th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 5 (IANS) British security personnel will take care of the security arrangements for British Prime Prime Minister David Cameron during his day-long visit Tuesday, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

MP3 can cost you your car


March 17th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 17 (ANI): Scientists have now warned that it's not just your computer that's at risk of malware-dodgy MP3s can now take over your car.Last year, a team of researchers at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Virus hacks 150,000 cell phones in China


February 24th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): A mobile phone virus has infected 150,000 people in China allowing hackers to remotely monitor calls, according to the Beijing Times on Wednesday.Named 'X Undercover', the virus ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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