World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 4, 2015
A long-delayed investigation into whether Iran has sought to develop nuclear weapons could be completed by the end of the year with Tehran's help, the head of the UN atomic watchdog said Saturday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 25, 2015
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday admitted his government had not always done enough to stop the "unrelenting nightmare" faced by relatives of hostages held abroad, as he eased restrictions on talking with captors.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 24, 2015
A snakes and ladders 'terror' board game featuring al-Qaeda top brass, including Osama bin Laden, and former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein that was created by CIA to deter children from getting influenced by such leaders has been put on sale.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Al-Qaeda confirmed that its second-in-command, head of its powerful Yemeni branch, was killed in a US drone strike, in the heaviest blow to the jihadist network since the death of Osama bin Laden.
Reuters | Monday June 15, 2015
The hacking of the White House Office of Personnel Management (OPM) could provide a treasure trove for foreign spies.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 13, 2015
A data breach of US government workers allowed hackers to access sensitive information including security clearances of the workers and contractors, the Washington Post reported Friday.
World News | Reuters | Friday June 12, 2015
The United States is ignoring a request from Poland to hand over the full version of a Senate report that could shed light on allegations the CIA abused al Qaeda suspects at a secret prison in the north of the country, according to Polish prosecutors.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 9, 2015
CIA Chief John Brennan made a "secret" visit to Israel last week to discuss an emerging nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, Israel's Haaretz newspaper reported today.
Agence France-Presse | Monday June 1, 2015
"This is something that we can't afford to do right now," Brennan said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 1, 2015
CIA chief John Brennan warned Sunday that allowing vital surveillance programs to expire could increase terror threats, as the US Senate convened for a showdown over whether to renew the controversial provisions.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 1, 2015
The United States is in discussions with Qatar on the status of five Taliban figures who may be free to return to Afghanistan a year after their release in a US prisoner swap, the head of the CIA said Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 21, 2015
A document recovered from Osama Bin Laden's hideout in Pakistan's Abbottabad -- where he was killed by the US Forces in 2011 -- proves he was aware, even proud, of the terror operations in India.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 17, 2015
Germany's foreign intelligence agency helped the CIA track down Osama bin Laden in Pakistan where US special forces killed the al-Qaeda leader, according to a German news report published Sunday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 11, 2015
A former Pakistani intelligence officer disclosed the hideout of Osama bin Laden to CIA in exchange of $25 million bounty on the head of the Al Qaeda chief, who was living as prisoner under ISI protection in the garrison town of Abbottabad, according to a report.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 24, 2015
A court sentenced former CIA chief David Petraeus to two years' probation and fined him $100,000 on Thursday for providing classified secrets to his mistress, US justice officials said.
Opinion | Sudheendra Kulkarni | Monday April 13, 2015
What triumphs in history - hope or despair? Despair seems to be the obvious answer, given the cycle of hostilities and violent conflicts that has repeated itself from time to time in different parts of the world.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 8, 2015
CIA director John Brennan gave a staunch defense of the framework nuclear deal with Iran on Tuesday, calling some criticism of the accord "disingenuous" while expressing surprise at Tehran's concessions.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Former Vice President Dick Cheney, already a fierce critic of President Barack Obama, accuses him in an upcoming book of allowing American power to become "significantly diminished" even as the threat of terrorism rises.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 8, 2015
A Pakistani court yesterday dismissed a plea by the police and ordered them to register an FIR against two former CIA officials, including the ex-station chief, for their alleged role in a surgical drone strike that killed the family members of an anti-drone activist in 2009.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 7, 2015
A Pakistani court ordered the police, today, to register a criminal case against two former CIA officials for the offences of murder, conspiracy, waging war against Pakistan and terrorism.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday April 2, 2015
A 30-member Indian Army mountaineering team is preparing to scale the Mount Everest to mark 50 years of ascent of the world's highest mountain peak by India. But this time the army men have an additional mission - to cleanse the slopes and the peak off non-biodegradable waste left by generation of mountain climbers.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 17, 2015
A Pakistani lawyer under death threats for defending a doctor who helped CIA agents hunt al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was shot dead on Tuesday, police said, and a Taliban splinter group claimed responsibility.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 15, 2015
Afghanistan used about $1 million provided by the CIA to a secret government fund to pay Al-Qaeda in 2010 for a diplomat's release, The New York Times reported Saturday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 14, 2015
CIA Director John Brennan said Friday the United States does not want to see a chaotic collapse of the Syrian regime as it could open the way to Islamist extremists taking power.