NHS England confirm patient data stolen in cyber attack

NHS England confirm patient data stolen in cyber attack

NHS England has confirmed its patient data managed by blood test management organisation Synnovis was stolen in a ransomware attack on 3 June. Qilin, a Russian cyber-criminal group, shared almost 400GB of private information on their darknet site on Thursday night, something they threatened to do in order to extort money from Synnovis. In a … Read more

Tick attack: BBC hunts for tiny bloodsuckers as diseases rise

Tick attack: BBC hunts for tiny bloodsuckers as diseases rise

BBC/Emma Lynch James Gallagher inspects some of the captured ticks Am I the hunter or the hunted? It’s the question running through my mind as I stroll through the long grass and bracken. I’ve come to the park looking for blood-sucking ticks – to find out how common they are, why new species and new … Read more

Buoyed by its continuing domination in Lok Sabha polls, UDF sharpens its attack on LDF government

Buoyed by its continuing domination in Lok Sabha polls, UDF sharpens its attack on LDF government

With their continued dominance in the Lok Sabha elections in Kerala, the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) has decided to escalate its recriminatory campaign against the Left Democratic Front (LDF) government with an eye on the local body polls in 2025 and beyond. The Opposition showed no sign of resting on its laurels and has … Read more

‘Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain’ actor Feroz Khan dies of heart attack in UP

‘Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain’ actor Feroz Khan dies of heart attack in UP

‘Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain’ actor Feroz Khan died on May 23 in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh due to a heart attack. The actor was popularly known for impersonating Amitabh Bachchan on various shows. Feroz has been a part of various shows like ‘Jija Ji Chhat Par Hain’, ‘Saheb Bibi Aur Boss’, ‘Happu Ki Ultan Paltan’ and … Read more

UPA refused to ‘attack Pakistan’ over cost: EAM Jaishankar

UPA refused to ‘attack Pakistan’ over cost: EAM Jaishankar

S. JaishankarMURALI KUMAR K | Photo Credit: MURALI KUMAR K The previous UPA government decided “not to do anything” after the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks with the justification that “it would cost more to attack Pakistan than not attacking it”, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar claimed on Tuesday, April 23, 2024. Describing India as a … Read more

World reactions to Iran strikes on Israel

World reactions to Iran strikes on Israel

Countries around the world condemned Iran‘s strikes on Israel late Saturday, warning the attack threatened to further destabilise the Middle East. Here are some of the main reactions so far: United States –US President Joe Biden promised “ironclad” support for Israel after holding an urgent meeting with top security officials. “I just met with my … Read more

Joe Biden expects Iran attack on Israel soon but says, ‘will not succeed’

Joe Biden expects Iran attack on Israel soon but says, ‘will not succeed’

US President Joe Biden on Friday said he expected Iran to attack Israel “sooner, rather than later,” and warned Tehran not to proceed. Asked by reporters about his message to Iran, Biden said simply, “Don’t,” and he underscored Washington’s commitment to defend Israel. “We are devoted to the defense of Israel. We will support Israel. … Read more