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Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile developed by DRDO test-fired successfully

In a major boost for infantry troops of the Army, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully test-fired Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MPATGM) in the desert ranges of Rajasthan. According to...

NYPD reveals it has been using an algorithm to help spot crime patterns

The New York Police Department revealed it is utilizing a new pattern-recognition computer software that compares robberies, larcenies and thefts to thousands of crimes in its database. Evan Levine, NYPD’s assistant commissioner of data...

Transport buses in India to come with fire extinguishers and alarm systems

Transport buses in India will soon come equipped with safety systems such as fire detectors, extinguishers and alarms. From April 1, all buses plying on Indian roads with a seating capacity of more than...

East Japan Railway introduces system to send security camera images directly to police in...

East Japan Railway Co., or JR East, has said it will introduce a system that can send images directly and automatically to police from its video surveillance cameras at stations in the event of...

Government issues fresh alert to enhance security at all airports

The government has issued an “alert” for all airports and airlines in the country, asking them to “enhance the existing security measures”. “In view of the intelligence input in the aftermath of the Pulwama...

Vietnam cracks down on petrol stations that commit fire-safety violations

Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam are strengthening control over the trade of oil and petroleum products to ensure safety at petrol stations and gas shops that sell flammable substances. Trade, storage...

Private guards to pitch in to ease Bengaluru traffic

Though the traffic police have implemented various measures to deal with Bengaluru city’s traffic congestion, the problem continues to persist and in some areas it has become worse. As a latest move, the traffic...

Cleveland Hopkins airport travelers see new, high-tech way of clearing security

Travelers at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport will now be able to get through security in a new high-tech way. CLEAR, a company that uses biometric scanning technology to verify identity with just the tap...

Vaishno Devi Shrine Board approves installation of CCTV surveillance system along track

The Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board (SMVDSB) has approved installation of CCTV surveillance system on the entire track leading to the famous cave shrine in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir. Once in...

Australia pledges $39m to improve security at religious sites

Australia will spend millions of dollars on improving security at places of worship after the mass shooting at two mosques in New Zealand. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the $39 million (Dh143m) fund...