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US envoy called to Merkel office to discuss spy 'crisis'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office asked the US ambassador to come in on Thursday to discuss new allegations of NSA spying, which threaten to drive a new wedge through transatlantic ties.

Hollywood, Bollywood are both full of talent: Nargis Fakhri
Hollywood, Bollywood are both full of talent: Nargis Fakhri

 Nargis Fakhri has embarked on a journey to the larger than life terrain of Hollywood with film "Spy". The New York-born Bollywood actress says among the dissimilarities that widen the gap between Hindi silver screen and West, there is one similarity that weaves them together -- the pool of talent.

'Spy' review: Lovable and entertaining spoof
'Spy' review: Lovable and entertaining spoof

Director Paul Feig's infectiously entertaining, comic spy thriller is more of an espionage spoof than a genre-beaten action-thriller, which one usually imagines with such a title.

Nargis Fakhri feels 'blessed' to work with Melissa McCarthy
Nargis Fakhri feels 'blessed' to work with Melissa McCarthy

 Nargis Fakhri has shared screen space with Oscar-nominated actress Melissa McCarthy in her first crossover project "Spy”. Elated by the opportunity, the actress says it was a privilege to team up with the Hollywood icon.

ISIS barbarism hits a new low, disturbing video shows Iraq spy's limbs being hacked
ISIS barbarism hits a new low, disturbing video shows Iraq spy's limbs being hacked

The ISIS devilry hit a new low with the release of a video that shows an alleged Iraqi spy being crucified.

Iran says nuclear negotiators always cautious of spies

Iranian negotiators have always been cautious about the risk of spying during talks with world powers about its nuclear programme, a member of the country`s negotiating team said Thursday.

Espionage spoof `Spy` tops at US box office

The comedy espionage spoof "Spy" took in $29.1 million in its debut weekend as it topped the box office charts, industry figures showed Monday.

Wife of Chinese professor held in US denounces spying charges

The wife of a Chinese professor detained in the United States on spying charges proclaimed her husband innocent and appealed for donations for legal fees in a letter published on Monday by Tianjin University, his employer.

'Spy' leads domestic box office with USD 30 mn earnings
'Spy' leads domestic box office with USD 30 mn earnings

 20th Century Fox's Melissa McCarthy starrer 'Spy' is at the top of USbox office with 30 million dollars earnings from 3,777 theaters.

Washington Post reporter spy trial opens in Iran

The trial of Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian on espionage charges opened behind closed doors in Tehran on Tuesday, Iran`s ISNA news agency reported.

US reporter to face Iran spy charges next week

 The Washington Post`s Tehran correspondent Jason Rezaian, in custody for 10 months, will appear in court next week accused of spying and other crimes against Iran, his lawyer said Tuesday.

After Priyanka Chopra, Nargis Fakhri goes Hollywood with 'Spy'
After Priyanka Chopra, Nargis Fakhri goes Hollywood with 'Spy'

Bollywood is truly going international and most of them the secret agent way. After Aishwarya Rai and Priyanka Chopra - Nargis Fakhri too is going to be seen in the Hollywood flick 'Spy'albeit in a cameo. 

Hamas jails Gazan for 15 years for spying for Israel

A military court in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip on Monday jailed a Palestinian convicted of "spying" for Israel to 15 years, judicial sources said.

Maoists kill suspected spy in Bihar

Maoists abducted and killed a landless farmer in Bihar's Aurangabad district after suspecting him to be a police spy, police said on Wednesday.

One dead as police fire on car in incident at US spy HQ

Police opened fire and one suspect died Monday after a car tried to ram its way into the headquarters of US National Security Agency, America`s electronic eavesdropper.

North Korea says it has arrested two South Korea spies

 North Korea said it had arrested two South Koreans engaged in espionage for the South`s spy agency, in a move likely to heighten already elevated tensions between the two rivals.

After Rahul Gandhi, govt could spy on officials, parties, media: Congress

Congress on Monday demanded a probe into the alleged snooping on party vice-president Rahul Gandhi as it claimed that the next targets could be persons from the bureaucracy, political parties and media.

CIA gave cops secret technology to spy on cell phones

Empowered by a technology developed by the CIA, the US Justice Department uses secret airborne devices that mimic cellphone towers to track American citizens while hunting criminal suspects, a media report has said.

Leaks from taps cause massive damage to Germany's spy agency

The German spy agency`s new headquarters was flooded by water after several taps were removed by thieves on its upper floors, police said on Thursday.

New Zealand spying on South Pacific allies: Reports

New Zealand is conducting mass spying on its South Pacific neighbours then passing the information to a US-led intelligence alliance, media reports citing leaked documents said on Thursday.