South Korea spy agency admits attempting to rig election

Former NIS chief Won Sei-Hoon is being tried for the second time for leading an online smear campaign against Moon, after his initial conviction was overturned on appeal.

Aug 04, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Agency found NJ Transit violations before crash

Federal rail officials found dozens of violations during an audit focusing on New Jersey Transit's safety and operations, months before a commuter train crashed, killing a woman and injuring more than 100 others, a US official told The Associated Press.

Oct 02, 2016, 04:54 AM IST
NIA officer murder: Two more persons Rizwaan, Tanzeem arrested by UP police

NIA officer murder: Two more persons Rizwaan, Tanzeem arrested by UP police

Uttar Pradesh Police on Wednesday arrested two more persons identified as Rizwaan and Tanzeem in connection with killing of National Investigating (NIA) officer Tanzil Ahmad.

Apr 13, 2016, 14:37 PM IST
Rohit Bal to launch modelling agency for men

Rohit Bal to launch modelling agency for men

Ace fashion designer Rohit Bal is gearing up to launch a modelling agency for men. He plans to call it Bal's Angels.

Apr 25, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

One dead, two hurt as vehicle tries to ram U.S. spy agency gates

Two people tried to run their vehicle through National Security Agency`s entrance gates near Washington on Monday before guards shot one of them dead, and the vehicle`s second occupant and a police officer were injured, officials said.

Mar 31, 2015, 02:12 AM IST
Black money: SIT brings new intel agency on board

Black money: SIT brings new intel agency on board

"CEIB has recently been appointed as the main coordinating body for the SIT. It is the 12th agency which will work with the SIT on black money, albeit from the sidelines and not as a part of the core panel," said sources.

Feb 15, 2015, 15:39 PM IST

Singapore warns maid agencies against `undignified` ads

Singapore has warned maid employment agencies in the city-state against "undignified" advertising following complaints by rights groups that domestic workers are being marketed as commodities.

Jul 18, 2014, 04:23 AM IST

IMG dump troubled Tomic as client

Global management company IMG said Thursday it had split with troubled Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic, reportedly amid concerns over his off-court behaviour.

Jul 17, 2014, 10:37 AM IST

Agency sues Garrett Morris for not paying commissions

`2 Broke Girls` actor Garrett Morris is being sued by Global Artists Agency for failing to pay his commissions for the sitcom.

Jul 03, 2014, 13:15 PM IST

Australia to boost spy agencies` powers to fight terror

The Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) and other spy agencies will be given more powers under a new proposal as fears grow over threats to national security from Australians fighting with terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria.

Jun 25, 2014, 15:41 PM IST

Child`s nature call triggers spat between China, Hong Kong

A child of a Chinese tourist couple urinating at a busy street in Hong Kong has sparked off a major media spat among netizens in China and its autonomous territory, reflecting on growing tensions between the two even after 17 years of integration.

Apr 24, 2014, 14:45 PM IST

Oz spy agencies confirm Assad regime used chemical weapons on Syrians

Australian spies have confirmed Bashar al-Assad regime used chemical weapons on civilians.

Sep 06, 2013, 13:38 PM IST

Bodh Gaya blasts: NIA picks up two suspects in Bihar

The NIA picked up two suspects on Sunday in connection with the multiple blasts that took place at Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya last month.

Aug 18, 2013, 11:43 AM IST

Specialised agency to value Kerala temple treasure

A joint sitting of SC appointed committees on the Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple decided to set up highly specialised agency for valuing the treasures.

Sep 07, 2011, 00:01 AM IST

Japan to set up new nuclear safety agency

Japan`s government has decided to set
up a new nuclear regulatory agency under the Environment Ministry instead of the trade ministry to increase its
independence after the country`s atomic disaster.

Aug 11, 2011, 22:04 PM IST

Japan PM criticizes nuclear safety agency

Japan`s Prime Minister has
criticised the country`s nuclear safety agency for having
acted as a promoter instead of regulator of nuclear energy.

Jul 31, 2011, 20:10 PM IST

New agency to look after civic infrastructure in Delhi

The Delhi government has decided to set up a separate agency to maintain street furniture, new pavements and green stretch developed in the run up to last year`s Commonwealth Games.

Apr 24, 2011, 10:45 AM IST

Libyan refugee numbers rising `by the hour`: UN agency

The UN migration agency said
on Tuesday the number of refugees fleeing unrest in Libya was
rising "by the hour" as it began evacuating thousands of
people from the restive north African country.

Mar 01, 2011, 10:57 AM IST

Ready for CWG probe by any credible agency, no House panel: Delhi CM

Ruling out setting up of a House
Committee to probe alleged bungling in Commonwealth Games
spending, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday said her
government was ready for any probe by "credible agencies" like

Nov 23, 2010, 22:56 PM IST

Govt nod for creation of BRO-type agency for Naxal-hit states

The government has approved in
principle the creation of an agency similar to the Border
Roads Organisation (BRO) for developing road infrastructure in
Naxal-affected states.

Oct 08, 2010, 21:25 PM IST