Akshay helped me to improve my Hindi: Lisa Haydon

Model-actress Lisa Haydon has credited superstar and her upcoming film `Shaukeen` co-star Akshay Kumar for improving her command over Hindi.

CIA station chief leaves Germany after expulsion order

The CIA station chief in Germany left the country today after Berlin`s shock decision last week to demand his expulsion, the US and German governments said.

South Korea dancer jailed for contacting North spy

A South Korean court today sentenced the head of a traditional dance troupe to four years in prison after he was convicted of passing information to a North Korean spy.

Cyber spying, maritime disputes loom large in US-China talks

he United States will press China to resume cooperation on fighting cyber espionage to ensure an orderly cyber environment, a senior US official said on Tuesday ahead of annual talks between the world`s two largest economies this week.

German spy warns firms ``easy prey`` to espionage as Merkel visits China

A German intelligence chief warned, as Chancellor Angela Merkel embarks on her latest visit to China, that some firms in Europe`s biggest economy face a growing threat from industrial espionage by Chinese government agencies with huge resources.

German agent suspected of spying for US: Reports

An employee of Germany`s foreign intelligence service is suspected of spying for Washington on a parliamentary panel probing US surveillance, media reports said today.

Peter Facinelli making film on American spy

Actor Peter Facinelli is developing a movie about American spy Nathan Hale.

US to ask China to restart cyber working group

The United States wants to restart a cybersecurity working group that China shut down after the US indicted five Chinese military officers on charges of hacking into American companies` computers to steal trade secrets.

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.

Iranian hackers use fake Facebook accounts to spy on U.S., others

In an unprecedented, three-year cyber espionage campaign, Iranian hackers created false social networking accounts and a bogus news website to spy on military and political leaders in the United States, Israel and other countries, a cyber intelligence firm said on Thursday.

Will not use vaccination programmes for spying:CIA

A top White House official has assured the deans of prominent US public health schools that the CIA will no longer use vaccination programmes as cover for spying operations.

I`ve dated so many gay men: Melissa McCarthy

Hollywood funny woman Melissa McCarthy has revealed that she has dated many gay men.

Nargis gets clicked with 50 Cent

Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri, who recently shot for her first international film titled `Spy` in the US, caught up with global rapper Curtis Jackson, popular as 50 Cent.

Haven`t shot with Jude Law yet: Nargis Fakhri

Nargis Fakhri has returned from the US after shooting her first international film entitled ‘Spy’.

Turkish parliament approves law expanding snooping powers

Turkey`s parliament today approved a controversial law expanding the powers of the spy agency and setting prison terms for publishing leaked information as the government fights back against a widening corruption scandal.

Gujarat Police spying on me: Manish Sisodia

AAP leader Manish Sisodia Thursday accused Gujarat Police of spying on him, a day after party leader Arvind Kejriwal was briefly "detained" in Gujarat while on a tour to "inspect" development in Narendra Modi`s state.

Former US soldier sentenced to 30 years for espionage

A former US soldier has been sentenced to 30 years in jail for trying to spy on behalf of Russia, the US Justice Department said.

Spy work helps ex-KGB agent escape conviction in New Zealand

A former KGB agent in the Soviet era has escaped a drink-drive charge in New Zealand so he can continue his work as a consultant to foreign intelligence agencies, a report said on Sunday.

US National Security Agency scoops up millions of text messages a day: Report

The US National Security Agency has collected almost 200 million mobile phone text messages a day from around the world, a report has said, in the latest revelations from the Edward Snowden files.

Sweden spied on Russian leadership for US: Leaked NSA files

Sweden has provided the US with "unique" intelligence on Russia`s leadership, according to new documents leaked by US fugitive Edward Snowden and revealed today by Swedish public broadcaster SVT.