spies

China 'crippled CIA by killing US sources'

China 'crippled CIA by killing US sources'

At least 20 US spies were killed or imprisoned by the Chinese government between 2010 and 2012, crippling the country's information-gathering, a media report has said.

May 21, 2017, 09:23 AM IST

Taliban kill alleged adulterers and spies: Afghan officials

An Afghan official says that Taliban militants have stoned a man and a woman accused of adultery to death.

Apr 17, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
Britain's MI6 intelligence agency to get 40 percent more spies: BBC

Britain's MI6 intelligence agency to get 40 percent more spies: BBC

The Secret Intelligence Service, or MI6, will see its numbers increase to a little under 3,500 by 2020 from around 2,500, the BBC said.

Sep 22, 2016, 14:18 PM IST
Shabaab says it executed six 'spies' in Somalia

Shabaab says it executed six 'spies' in Somalia

The United States has in recent years launched numerous drone strikes against Shabaab leaders, including the strike that killed its chief.

Jun 11, 2016, 17:36 PM IST

Indian-origin brides in UK are snooping on their grooms-to-be

A growing number of Indian-origin families are using the services of private detectives to check on prospective grooms for their daughters before finalising an arranged marriage.

Aug 18, 2015, 10:45 AM IST

Islamic State militants drown, decapitate 'spies' in brutal new video

An Islamic State group video released on Tuesday showed the jihadists murdering 16 men by drowning them in a cage, decapitating them with explosives and firing a rocket-propelled grenade into a car.

Jun 23, 2015, 22:40 PM IST
'Britain pulls spies as Moscow cracks Snowden files'

'Britain pulls spies as Moscow cracks Snowden files'

Britain has been forced to remove some of its spies after Russia and China accessed the top secret raft of documents taken by former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, British media reported.

Jun 15, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

Former spies deny killing Serbian journalist

Three former Serbia`s intelligence officers on Monday pleaded not guilty at the beginning of their trial for the 1999 murder of journalist Slavko Curuvija, a fierce critic of the country`s then strongman Slobodan Milosevic.

Jun 02, 2015, 00:26 AM IST

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm on Zee News.

Feb 21, 2015, 20:23 PM IST

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm on Zee News.

Feb 20, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Espionage case: Role of the seven people arrested so far

The Delhi Police has arrested seven people in connection with leaking of classified documents from the Petroleum Ministry.

Feb 20, 2015, 20:11 PM IST

Iran arrests several spies near Bushehr nuclear plant

Iranian security services have arrested several suspected spies in the southern province of Bushehr where the country`s first nuclear power plant is located, the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Tuesday.

Oct 21, 2014, 22:46 PM IST

Bond-style one-way sound device developed

Scientists have developed a new `Bond-style` device that may allow spies to listen to someone without having to worry about being heard.

Jan 31, 2014, 21:36 PM IST

US, British spies tap mobile phone apps: Report

The National Security Agency and its British counterpart are tapping into smart phone applications to scoop up personal data, the New York Times reported Monday.

Jan 28, 2014, 02:54 AM IST

Russia denies head of US exchange program recruiting spies

Russia angrily denied U.S. media reports that the Russian director of a cultural exchange program may be recruiting Americans as spies, saying such allegations risked damaging ties between the two countries.

Oct 24, 2013, 22:52 PM IST

71 spies arrested in last four years

The government today said 71 spies were arrested by security forces from different areas in the last four years.

Nov 27, 2012, 15:40 PM IST

71 spies arrested in last four years

The government on Tuesday said 71 spies were arrested by security forces from different areas in the last four years.

Nov 27, 2012, 15:20 PM IST

UK: British spies `uncover plot to murder Russian`

British intelligence agencies are
concerned about number of Russians in UK who could be
targeted by political killings.

Apr 01, 2012, 22:43 PM IST

Russia busted about 200 spies in 2011: Medvedev

Russian counter-intelligence exposed 199 foreign spies in 2011, said President Dmitry Medvedev Tuesday.

Feb 07, 2012, 22:02 PM IST

Rajasthan deploys spies to curb pre-natal tests

The Rajasthan government is building a network of professional informers to keep an eye on ultrasound clinics that conduct sex determination tests. For each lead, an informer will be paid Rs.25,000.

Jan 03, 2012, 13:34 PM IST