Ebola Aid Workers Working Under ‘Terrifying Conditions’ Amid Armed Attacks On Health Centres

Aid workers helping to tackle the ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo are working under “terrifying” conditions amid violent attacks on health centres, the government has warned. World Health Organisation figures suggest that since the outbreak began in Read More …

Journalist shot dead in ‘terrorist incident’ in Northern Ireland

A 29-year-old female journalist was killed during riots in Derry, Northern Ireland, on Thursday night in what police are treating as a “terrorist incident.” According to reports, violence broke out following police searches in Derry’s Creggan district, with petrol bombs Read More …

Spies brought in to tackle far-right terror threat in UK, home secretary says

Intelligence agencies are being brought in to help tackle the rising far-right terror threat in Britain, the home secretary has announced after a series of attempted attacks. At least four far-right terror plots have been foiled since March 2017, with one man Read More …

Government funds research into knife-detection technology

Six UK companies have been funded a share of more than £460,000 to fast-track innovative technologies that aim to detect people carrying knives in crowded places such as streets, railway stations and major events. Distinguishing concealed blades from other items Read More …

Safety experts concerned by repeated security lapses at Dhaka airport

Recent security lapses at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka have raised eyebrows among safety experts, as multiple passengers have managed to sneak firearms past terminal gates. Lax security at the airport not only poses threats for passengers, but also Read More …