Car hits pedestrians in suspected terrorist attack at UK parliament

By Kylie MacLellan and Hannah McKay LONDON, Aug 14 : A man deliberately drove a car into London pedestrians and cyclists on Tuesday before ramming it into barriers outside Britain’s parliament in what appeared to be the second terrorist attack at the building in just under 18 months, police said. Three people were injured. The […]

Odisha restricts participation of children in I-Day parade

Bhubaneswar, Aug 14 : The Odisha government on Tuesday directed all districts not to allow participation of children during Independence Day parades with met department predicting heavy rainfall in several parts of the state in the next two days. The government has also cancelled cultural and sports programmes and restricted the activities to police and […]

Car crashes into people near UK Parliament, man arrested

[London : Forensics officers work on the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that a man in his 20s was arrested on suspicion of terrorist offenses after a silver Ford Fiesta collided with a number of cyclists and […]

Indian banks inadequately prepared for cyber attacks: Experts

New Delhi/Pune, Aug 14 : Cyber security experts on Tuesday questioned the preparedness of the Indian banks in case of a massive security breach involving funds, stressing that state-of-the-art security systems are the need of the hour. Hackers siphoned off a whopping Rs 94.42 crore from the Pune-headquartered Cosmos Cooperative Bank Ltd — the second […]

As forgiveness sweeps Ethiopia, some wonder about justice

By Maggie Fick NAIROBI, Aug 14 : Ethiopia has released thousands of prisoners as a new prime minister reverses decades of security abuses. No-one knows how many were tortured. But some of those torture victims are now talking openly – to the media, to their relatives and to their friends – about what happened to […]

Car crashes into people near UK Parliament, man arrested

London, Aug 14 : A man was arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences after a car crashed into a number of cyclists and pedestrians before hitting security barriers outside the UK Parliament on Tuesday, the police said. Armed police swooped on the scene moments after the vehicle collided with the barriers at 7.37 a.m, pointing […]