Monthly Archive: February 2017

German federal police say British hacker arrested in London

German federal police say British hacker arrested in London

23 February 2017 – Germany’s federal police say a 29-year-old Briton has been arrested on a European arrest warrant on suspicion of a cyberattack on Deutsche Telekom. The Federal Criminal...

Millions targeted for possible deportation under Trump rules

Millions targeted for possible deportation under Trump rules

22 February 2017 – Millions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation, including people simply arrested for traffic violations, under a sweeping rewrite of...

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes Panama City

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes Panama City

21 February 2017 – An earthquake caused skyscrapers in Panama’s capital to sway today and led to the evacuation of some buildings. There were no immediate reports of injuries. The...

NATO to boost naval presence in Black Sea

NATO to boost naval presence in Black Sea

17 February 2017 – NATO defense ministers have decided to beef up the military alliance’s naval presence in the Black Sea in response to an increasingly aggressive Russia. Secretary-General Jens...

Pakistan Air Force receives 16 new fighter jets

Pakistan Air Force receives 16 new fighter jets

16 February 2017 – The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) today inducted 16 new JF-17 Thunder fighter jets, officials and local media reported. The new aircraft are part of Pakistan’s modernization...

8 dead after knife attack in China’s Xinjiang

8 dead after knife attack in China's Xinjiang

15 February 2017 – Eight people were killed in China’s far western Xinjiang region, including three knife-wielding assailants, in the latest outbreak of violence in the volatile territory, authorities said...

Indian anti-terror police seize Daesh kill list

Indian anti-terror police seize Daesh kill list

10 February 2017 – Counter-terrorism officers in India have discovered a “kill list” of information technology experts who have helped track down Daesh terrorists, a security official said yesterday. The...