'Sitting duck' warning: No extra security
'Sitting duck' warning: No extra security

There are no immediate plans to tighten security measures across NZ shopping centres and cinemas following a warning the…

Isis blamed for Afghan suicide bombing

A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing…

Kiwi malls a target for terror?

New Zealand is a "sitting duck" for a terror attack and should consider bag checks of shoppers and moviegoers.

Terror threats are our new reality

Terrorists must, because of their inherent weakness, select soft targets. Few may be softer than a country that likes to…


Pearl Harbour remains to be exhumed

The Pentagon announced that remains of nearly 400 US servicemen killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour are to…

First troops en route to Baghdad

An advance party of about 85 Australian and New Zealand troops left Australia yesterday in a joint training mission now…

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Terror at the mall: Are we safe?
Terror at the mall: Are we safe?

Bag checks may become a reality for shoppers in response to growing terror threats.

Terrorists' cyber-threat to the world
Terrorists' cyber-threat to the world

They sign as Cybercaliphate. Last January, this name appeared on the YouTube and Twitter accounts of the United States military's…

Five arrested over Anzac Day terror plot
Five arrested over Anzac Day terror plot

Five teenagers arrested in counter terrorism raids were allegedly planning IS-inspired attacks on police at Anzac Day events…

Terrorist attack threat increases
Terrorist attack threat increases

More New Zealanders were being monitored because of their links to Islamic State the head of the New Zealand Security Intelligence…


US to take Cuba off terror list
US to take Cuba off terror list

The US will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism - a key step in its bid to normalise…

Boston bomber: Guilty on all 30 counts

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old…

Bloody video closes Boston bomber case

Jurors were shown video of the moment a pressure cooker bomb ripped through the crowds at the marathon finish line.

Commemorations 'safe from terrorism'

New Zealanders travelling to Gallipoli have been assured they will be safe from terrorism at the centenary commemorations…

Official's son behind Kenya attack
Official's son behind Kenya attack

The son of a Kenyan government official was one of the gunmen who attacked a Kenyan college where 148…

Teen hid in cupboard for days

For two days after the first gunshots sent her running for cover, Cynthia Charotich lay in a cupboard under piles of clothes…

Kenyan survivor hiding in cupboard

When al-Shabaab gunmen burst through the gates of her Kenyan university at dawn on Thursday, Cynthia Cheroitich crawled…

'They were lined up and executed'

Most of the 147 victims of a terror attack on a Kenyan university on Thursday died execution-style as they lined up waiting…

Obama vows to stand 'hand in hand' with Kenya

US President Barack Obama called Kenya's leader and vowed to stand "hand-in-hand" with its government and people Friday…

'If you were a Christian, you were shot'
'If you were a Christian, you were shot'

They arrived at dawn, strapped with explosives and armed with AK-47s, and separated the non-Muslims…

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British election focused on UK economy
British election focused on UK economy

Prime Minister David Cameron and his main opponent agree on one thing going into Britain's May 7 election: Voters should…

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