World News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
Pakistan is probably the most dangerous country for the world as it is ripe with the threats of terrorism, a failing economy and the fastest growing nuclear arsenal, a retired CIA official has said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday October 1, 2015
Hundreds of Iranian troops have arrived in Syria to join a major ground offensive on behalf of President Bashar al-Assad's government, sources said on Thursday, a further sign of the rapid internationalisation of a civil war in which every major country in the region has a stake.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 1, 2015
While the hacks targeting the US Office of Personnel Management this year have been widely blamed on China, Beijing has denied all involvement.
World News | Helene Cooper, Michael R. Gordon and Neil MacFarquhar, The New York Times | Thursday October 1, 2015
Russian aircraft carried out a bombing attack against Syrian opposition fighters, including at least one group trained by the CIA, eliciting angry protests from American officials.
Tuesday September 29, 2015
Priyanka, 33, was on Jimmy Kimmel Live in aid of her new American TV show Quantico, the first episode of which aired last week in USA. On Twitter, she declared herself excited to be on the show with Matt Damon, who will soon return as amnesiac CIA agent Jason Bourne in the fifth film of the series
World News | Reuters | Friday September 11, 2015
U.S. government officials have blocked the release of 116 pages of defence lawyers' notes detailing the torture that Guantanamo Bay detainee Abu Zubaydah says he experienced in CIA custody, defence lawyers said on Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 10, 2015
The lawyer for a Pakistani doctor who was jailed after helping the CIA find Osama bin Laden accused the government today of deliberately delaying his appeal after the case was adjourned for the sixteenth time.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday September 8, 2015
The Kochi airport in Kerala has become the first in the world to operate on solar power on August 18, it will meet its electricity requirement by generating over 48,000 units of electricity through a 12 Mega Watt solar power plant spread over 45 acres.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 2, 2015
Former CIA chief and retired general David Petraeus wants the United States to consider working with some members of an Al-Qaeda-affiliated organization to tackle the Islamic State group in Syria, he said on Tuesday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was open to the idea of supporting anti-Russian civilian groups in Pakistan if the regime under General Zia-ul-Haq was ousted by the then Soviet Union, contradicting the perceived proximity between New Delhi and Moscow during the cold war era in 1985, claimed a recently declassified Central Intelligence Agency (CI...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
Returning to power in 1980, the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had considered a military strike on Pakistan's nuclear installations to prevent it from acquiring weapons capabilities, a declassified CIA document has claimed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 10, 2015
Leaving a host of foreign government organisations behind, including the CIA, FBI, NASA and even the Pakistani military, the Indian army has once again topped the popularity charts on social networking site Facebook.
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.