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In a recent update by Air India, it has informed that one of its aircraft, a Boeing 777-337 was forced to land at the London Stansted airport after a bomb threat was reported. The affected flight, AI 191 was flying from Mumbai to Newark Airport, USA when it had to make an emergency precautionary landing ..
India is planning to conduct its first-ever simulated space warfare exercise titled ‘IndSpaceEx’ in the last week of July under the aegis of the Integrated Defence Staff of the defence ministry. All military stakeholders, including those from the scientific community, will participate in it. The purpose of the exercise is to understand the possible challenges ..
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully launched the RISAT-2B satellite. It is an earth observation satellite which adds to India’s capability to observe the earth in all weathers and all conditions. About the Launch The RISAT or Radar Imaging Satellite is equipped with a sensor known as ‘synthetic aperture radar’ to produce ‘radar images’. ..
Topics: Disaster Management • earth observation satellite • Forestry • Indian Space Research Organisation • ISRO • National security • PSLV-C46 • radar images • Radar Imaging Satellite • radio signals • RISAT-1 • RISAT-2 • RISAT-2B • Synthetic aperture radar
The United Nations and the European Union (EU) have signed an agreement to strengthen partnership in counter-terrorism efforts. The framework was enacted on the occasion of the second EU-UN high-level political dialogue on Counter-Terrorism in New York. The UN-EU initiative will focus on terrorism and violent extremism prevention in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia, ..
Topics: Counter-terrorism • Definitions of terrorism • Global Counterterrorism Forum • International law • National security • Prevention • Public safety • Safety • Terrorism • United Nations Counter-Terrorism Office
Prince Williams spent three weeks on undercover with British intelligence agencies. HE gained first ”hand understanding of the role played in combating terrorism. The second in line to the Britain throne worked with the MI5 and MI6 and also with the government communication headquarters as an intern learning the security processes. The Mission Impossible is ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
Topics: British intelligence agencies • Counter Terrorism Command • Counter-terrorism • Government • Intelligence agencies • Law enforcement • MI5 • National security • Prevention • Prince • Secret Intelligence Service • Security • Security agency • United Kingdom