Live tv
  • US cyber forces launched strike against Iranian military

    US cyber forces launch strike against Iranian military computer systems

    World | June 23, 2019 22:53 IST

    The cyber attacks — a contingency plan developed over weeks amid escalating tensions — disabled Iranian computer systems that controlled its rocket and missile launchers, the officials said. Two of the officials said the attacks, which specifically targeted Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps computer system, were provided as options after Iranian forces blew up two oil tankers earlier this month.

  • shooting outside us spy agency 1 dead

    Shooting outside US spy agency, 1 dead

    World | March 30, 2015 23:39 IST

    FORT MEADE, Maryland:  A firefight erupted Monday when two people in a car tried to ram a National Security Agency gate at the Fort Meade military installation, killing at least one person, according to preliminary

  • man shot dead after trying to ram a car through the gates

    Man shot dead after trying to ram a car through the gates at Fort Meade

    World | March 30, 2015 21:57 IST

    FORT MEADE, Md:  A senior U.S. official says preliminary reports from the scene at Fort Meade, Md., indicate one person is dead after a car with two people tried to ram a gate at the

  • barack obama is the most tech savvy us president till date

    Barack Obama is the most tech-savvy US President till date

    January 25, 2015 14:05 IST

    New Delhi: Barack Obama is known to be one of the most tech tech-savvy US presidents to date. From smartphones to tablets, we explore the varied technological tastes (and in some cases, "obligatory tech") from

  • no control over us surveillance in country new zealand pm

    No control over US surveillance in country: New Zealand PM

    World | September 17, 2014 13:02 IST

    Wellington: New Zealand Prime Minister John Key on Wednesday said his government and intelligence agencies had no control over what data the US National Security Agency (NSA) collected from its citizens.Key has been under pressure

  • us hopes nsa surveillance on bjp not to impact bilateral

    US hopes NSA surveillance on BJP not to impact bilateral ties

    Politics | July 03, 2014 16:48 IST

    Washington: The US has expressed hope that its National Security Agency's surveillance on the BJP would not have an adverse impact on its bilateral ties with India.  “We certainly hope not,” State Department Spokesperson Jen

  • in 2010 nsa was authorised to carry out surveillance on bjp

    In 2010 NSA was authorised to carry out surveillance on BJP

    Politics | July 01, 2014 15:10 IST

    Washington: America's top spy agency was authorised by a US court in 2010 to carry out surveillance on the BJP along with five other political organisations across the globe, including Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood and Pakistan

  • us authorised nsa to spy on bjp and six other foreign

    US authorised NSA to spy on BJP and six other foreign parties

    India | July 01, 2014 9:00 IST

    New Delhi: A classified document revealed on Monday shows that US spy agency, National Security Agency (NSA), had been sanctioned to spy on most countries and some international bodies and political parties.Under a 2010 certification

  • germany to launch probe into us spying on angela merkel

    Germany to launch probe into US spying on Angela Merkel

    World | June 04, 2014 8:13 IST

    Berlin: Germany's Federal Prosecutor General Harald Range has decided to launch a criminal investigation into alleged hacking of Chancellor Angela Merkel's phone by the US National Security Agency (NSA), a German daily reported on Tuesday.The

  • us spied on 2010 g20 summit in canada report

    US spied on 2010 G20 summit in Canada: Report

    World | November 28, 2013 16:56 IST

    Toronto: Canadian authorities allowed the National Security Agency to spy in the country during the G8 and G20 summits in 2010, CBC News reported late on Wednesday, citing documents shared by former NSA contractor Edward

  • yahoo vows to encrypt web site traffic

    Yahoo vows to encrypt web site traffic

    November 19, 2013 19:03 IST

    San Francisco: Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer said on Monday the Internet firm will begin encrypting data to protect users from online snooping.By April, Yahoo will have encryption in place to protect information shared by users

  • text of snowden letter released by german lawmaker

    Text of Snowden letter released by German lawmaker

    World | November 01, 2013 21:16 IST

    Berlin: The text of a letter that German lawmaker Hans-Christian Stroebele says National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden gave him during a meeting on Thursday in Moscow. Stroebele released the letter on Friday.“To whom it

  • obama disappointed in russia s snowden decision

    Obama 'disappointed' in Russia's Snowden decision

    World | August 07, 2013 10:23 IST

    Burbank, California, Aug 7: President Barack Obama said Tuesday that he was “disappointed” that Russia had granted temporary asylum to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, defying Obama administration demands that the former government contractor

  • snowden submits asylum request to russia

    Snowden submits asylum request to Russia

    World | July 16, 2013 17:51 IST

    Moscow, Jul 16 : Russia's state RIA Novosti news agency is quoting a Russian lawyer as saying that National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden has asked for a temporary asylum in Russia.The agency quotes Anatoly