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New cop shooting video emerges in US

Video of US police officers shooting dead a 12-year-old black boy with a replica gun seconds after confronting him has stoked anger in the country as protests in Ferguson dwindled following two days of unrest. Surveillance video released Wednesday showed that the boy, Tamir Rice, was shot last weekend only seconds after two officers arrived in a patrol car at a Cleveland, Ohio park. Audio broadcast on US TV shows that a man who first observed the boy waving and pointing...

Ailing Biman wakes up to rude reality

Biman has finally decided to improve surveillance on its staff after doing nothing for seven months since 105kg gold was found in the toilet of a plane. This too had to be done by the civil aviation minister's influence, not by Biman on its own accord. Days after the haul on April 26, customs intelligence wrote to the managing director of Biman to beef up cargo hanger, aircraft security and improve staff surveillance at Shahjalal International Airport. Biman just sat on the...

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Gearing up anti-militancy drive

MEDIA reports are apprehensive about the inadequacy of establishment action with regard to anti-militancy drive. In fact, there is a premonition that nearly 300 militants remain at large and an equal number who were arrested have slipped through legal loopholes. There are credible fears that the fugitive militants have regrouped to strengthen militant outfit and are getting ready to strike at the opportune moment. On ground, there are reasons to worry. The recent daring ambush on a prison van to...

UK spy agency intercepted webcam images of millions of Yahoo users

UK spy agency intercepted webcam images of millions of Yahoo users

Britain's surveillance agency GCHQ, with aid from the National Security Agency, intercepted and stored the webcam images of millions of internet users not suspected of wrongdoing, secret documents reveal reports the British newspaper The Guardian in an exclusive report. GCHQ files dating between 2008 and 2010 explicitly state that a surveillance program codenamed Optic Nerve collected still images of...

US Senator Rand Paul sues Obama over NSA surveillance

US Senator Rand Paul sues Obama over NSA surveillance

Senator Rand Paul, Republican of Kentucky, on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against President Obama and the leaders of several intelligence agencies. The suit challenges as unconstitutional the National Security Agency’s once-secret programme that is collecting bulk records about Americans’ phone calls. Paul, who had announced his intention to file the lawsuit in early January,...

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