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Pulwama attack: US, India agree to designate JeM chief Masood Azhar as 'global terrorist'

US NSA had called his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval and expressed his deepest condolences over Pulwama attack.

Feb 16, 2019, 11:07 AM IST

Donald Trump fires HR McMaster, names hawkish John Bolton US national security adviser

US foreign policy could be headed for an even more volatile time under John Bolton.

Mar 23, 2018, 06:56 AM IST

After hinting at tougher stand on Pakistan, Donald Trump's envoy visits Islamabad

US President Donald Trump`s national security adviser HR McMaster has described Afghanistan as a "modern-day frontier" between "barbarism and civilisation".

Apr 17, 2017, 18:05 PM IST

US NSA spying on Pakistan's mobile networks: WikiLeaks

The US National Security Agency (NSA) has been spying on Pakistan`s mobile networks, whistleblowing organisation WikiLeaks has tweeted.

Apr 11, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Ajit Doval, Donald Trump's NSA-designate discuss Indo-US strategic ties

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has met US president-elect Donald Trump's NSA-designate Gen (rtd) Michael Flynn here and is believed to have discussed a wide range of regional and global strategic issues and explore ways to further Indo-US ties.

Dec 20, 2016, 08:17 AM IST

US NSA lauds Pakistan's anti-terror sacrifices

US National Security Advisor Susan Rice on Sunday lauded Pakistan's role in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism.

Aug 30, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

US NSA spied on French presidents Chirac, Sarkozy, Hollande: WikiLeaks

The United States National Security Agency spied on French presidents Jacques Chirac, Nicolas Sarkozy and Francois Hollande, WikiLeaks said in a news release published on Tuesday, citing top secret intelligence reports and technical documents.

Jun 24, 2015, 03:32 AM IST

NSA asked Germany to spy on tech giant Siemens: Report

The US intelligence agency NSA asked its German partner service BND to spy on the European country`s engineering and technology giant Siemens, a German newspaper reported Sunday.

May 10, 2015, 17:42 PM IST

China adopts counterespionage law to beef up national security

China on Saturday adopted a new counterespionage law to beef up its national security by granting sweeping powers to security agencies in the backdrop of revelations of cyber-snooping by US NSA Contractor Edward Snowden.

Nov 01, 2014, 19:45 PM IST

Norway denies US spying, said it shared intelligence with US

Norway`s intelligence services said it - and not the US National Security Agency, as reported in a Norwegian newspaper - kept records on more than 33 million phone conversations over the space of one month last winter, Oslo said on Tuesday.

Nov 19, 2013, 19:40 PM IST

`Great American ear` eavesdropped on Pope, Vatican: Italian magazine

In the newest claim among the torrent of revelations on US spying saga, an Italian magazine reported that the National Security Agency "wiretapped on Pope".

Oct 31, 2013, 10:41 AM IST

US urged to tighten privacy laws to rebuild trust

The US needs to tighten privacy laws to rebuild trust, damaged during the National Security Agency (NSA) eavesdropping scandal, as the issue has already put Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership negotiations in jeopardy, an EU official has said.

Oct 30, 2013, 11:19 AM IST

France, Spain handed over phone records to NSA: Report

Electronic spying on French and Spanish phone records was carried out by those countries` intelligence services and not by the National Security Agency, a media report said on Tuesday.

Oct 30, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

Greece spied on US ambassadors, says ex-minister

Greece spied on at least two US ambassador, a former Greek foreign affairs minister Theodoros Pangalos revealed Tuesday, amid talks that the American embassy in Athens houses a surveillance centre.

Oct 30, 2013, 08:42 AM IST

US spy chiefs face Congress amid spying rift with Europe

Top US intelligence officials appeared at a congressional hearing on Tuesday amid a public uproar that has expanded from anger over the National Security Agency collecting the phone and email records of Americans to spying on European allies.

Oct 30, 2013, 00:27 AM IST

`White House approved spying on allies`

If US spying on key foreign leaders was news to the White House, current and former officials said, then White House officials have not been reading their briefing books.

Oct 29, 2013, 12:32 PM IST

NSA spying: Is Angela Merkel a terrorist? Glenn Greenwald asks US

The journalist who exposed the leaks made by Edward Snowden, said that American spying was "economic espionage" and done in order to seek "political power".

Oct 29, 2013, 12:20 PM IST

US spy chiefs to face Congress as surveillance review announced

In a bid to cool down the increasing global outrage over the NSA surveillance, the White House has admitted that there were "constraints" needed to be exercised on the data gathering practices by the US intelligence.

Oct 29, 2013, 09:11 AM IST

`Pak`s halfway measures won`t work with terrorists`

The US should make Pak understand that "halfway measures" with terrorists would not work.

Oct 08, 2010, 18:58 PM IST

US NSA meets Chidambaram

US National Security Adviser
James Jones today met Home Minister P Chidambaram and is
understood to have discussed issues relating to anti-terror
cooperation between India and America.

Jul 15, 2010, 22:23 PM IST