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British, German spies helping Syrian rebels: Report


August 19th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 19 (IANS) Spies from Britain and Germany are providing rebels in Syria with intelligence about the movements of Syrian troops, Iran's state-run Press TV reported Sunday.According to the ... Read more...

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Britain to step up help for Syrian rebels: Hague


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) British Foreign Secretary William Hague says the government has been helping Syrian rebels in a "practical and non-lethal way" and intends to step up such help.The ... Read more...

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Intending underpant bomber was British double agent


May 11th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) The man who aborted the plot of killing hundreds of passengers on a US-bound jet with an underpants bomb was a British double agent, The Sun ... Read more...

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Where was Charlie Chaplin born?


February 18th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) British intelligence officers found no record of Charlie Chaplin's birth when they probed him over over suspected Soviet ties, secret files have revealed.The mystery of the ... Read more...

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Russian election chief accused of spying for Britain


January 31st, 2012 - 3:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Central Election Commission chief Vladimir Churov has been accused of spying for Britain after he personally invited deputy head of the British diplomatic mission ... Read more...

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Murdoch’s journalists spied on British intelligence chief


September 24th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) Journalists from Rupert Murdoch's News International group spied on the woman chief of Britain's intelligence agency MI5 to uncover her personal life, a media report said ... Read more...

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‘Cars 2′ drives on a weaker engine (IANS Movie Review)


June 26th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Cars 2"; Director: John Lasseter; Voiceover: Owen Wilson, Michael Caine, Larry the Cable Guy; Rating: ***When "Cars" came out in 2006, the film, in its own way, changed animation ... Read more...

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Gaddafi hides in a new hospital every night, says MI6


May 27th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) Libya's long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi is convinced NATO jets or his own countrymen would soon kill him, and in fear now hides in a different ... Read more...

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Terror drill at London Olympics village


May 11th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Special anti-terror troops fired live bullets "to add to a sense of reality" during a full-scale drill at the Olympic Games village in London, officials said.Troops ... Read more...

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CBI reply in Purulia arms drop case raises questions: Biman Bose


May 1st, 2011 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) West Bengal's Left Front chairman Biman Bose Saturday said the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) clarification in the Purulia arms drop case raised critical questions."CBI ... Read more...

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Government trashes allegations by Purulia arms drop accused


April 30th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) The government Saturday trashed as "mischievous" Purulia arms drop accused Kim Davy's allegations that Indian politicians and state agencies were involved in the 1995 ... Read more...

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No Indian government role in Purulia arms drop: CBI


April 29th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday dismissed allegations that an arms drop in West Bengal's Purulia district in 1995 was an operation carried ... Read more...

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Conspiracies continue against Left governments: Manik Sarkar


April 29th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 29 (IANS) Conspiracies are still on to destabilise and dislodge the Left Front governments in Tripura and West Bengal, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said here Friday, reacting ... Read more...

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Purulia arms drop an Indian operation: Kim Davy


April 29th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) In a sensational allegation, Kim Davy, an accused in the 1995 Purulia arms drop case, has told a TV channel that the "Indian government ... Read more...

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BJP demands statement on Purulia arms drop probe


April 28th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday demanded a statement on the probe into the Purulia arms drop after one of the accused made a ... Read more...

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Explain role in Purulia arms drop: Left Front to UPA government (Lead)


April 28th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front Thursday asked the central government to explain why it remained inactive despite having advance information about the massive arms drop in ... Read more...

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Was New Delhi linked to Purulia arms drop, asks CPI-M


April 28th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) asked Thursday if any Indian agency was involved in the 1995 arms drop in Purulia in West Bengal for ... Read more...

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35 Guantanamo detainees trained as terrorists in London


April 26th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) At least 35 Muslim men were trained at mosques in London for committing acts of terror, according to documents written by US military officials at the ... Read more...

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Confessions of Nazi soldiers reveal their thirst for innocent people’s blood


April 6th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): A book of transcripts to be published in Germany has revealed Nazi soldiers found it "fun" and "pure enjoyment" massacring innocent civilians and enemy troops.Historians Soenke Neitzel and ... Read more...

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BBC journalists face torture, mock execution by Gaddafi’s regime


March 10th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 10(ANI): Two journalists working for the BBC in Libya were arrested, tortured and subjected to a mock execution by security forces of Muammar al-Gaddafi's government.According to the Guardian, a reporter ... Read more...

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Qaeda Brit martyr’s online video heightens fears of terror attack on UK


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 is looking out for a British Muslim who has appeared in an online video released by al-Qaeda.The new video projects a man, identified only ... Read more...

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MI5 dismissed 7/7 ringleader as Jihadi ‘tourist’, inquest hears


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 had dismissed the July 7 ringleader as a Jihadi 'tourist' when he had travelled to Pakistan in 2003 to attend a terrorist training camp, ... Read more...

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MI5 missed opportunity to identify 7/7-terror ringleader over poorly edited picture


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 missed an opportunity to identify the ringleader of the July 7 bombers as terrorists because a surveilance photograph of him that could have been ... Read more...

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Britain faces wave of suicide attacks: WikiLeaks


February 4th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) Britain faces the risk of a wave of terror attacks by British-born "suicide operatives" who are not on the intelligence services' radar, secret US cables leaked by WikiLeaks ... Read more...

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MI6 warns of “unique” threat from home-grown terrorists: WikiLeaks


February 4th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4(ANI): The MI6 believes that Britain faces a "unique" threat from home-grown terrorists who are not on the intelligence services' "radar", according to classified US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks.In ... Read more...

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Palestinian negotiators had secretly agreed partial Israel annexation


January 24th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan 24 (ANI): Palestinian negotiators had secretly agreed to accept Israel's annexation, leaked confidential documents have revealed.According to Al-Jazeera TV, the nearly 1,600 confidential documents detail how Israeli leaders had ... Read more...

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Palestinian negotiators deny Al-Jazeera report on Mideast peace compromise


January 24th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan 24 (ANI): Palestinian negotiators have denied an Al-Jazeera TV report that claimed that the Palestinians were prepared to compromise over two of the toughest issues, Jerusalem and refugees, during peace ... Read more...

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Over three in ten UK varsities are training Islamic terrorists?


December 19th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 19 (ANI): Chiefs of the British intelligence service M15 have already warned 39 universities in the country that they have a serious problem with Islamic 'violent extremism".They have expressed alarm ... Read more...

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UK intelligence helped foil NY subway plot five days before due date


December 15th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 15 (ANI): British intelligence helped foil an al-Qaeda plot to blow up the New York subway just five days before it was due to be carried out.According to ... Read more...

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How a dead tramp fooled Hitler as part of ‘Operation Mincemeat’


December 5th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): With the aim of fooling Adolf Hitler and the Nazis, British intelligence officers came up with 'Operation Mincemeat', a successful deception plan during World War II that involved ... Read more...

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Ex-US general McChrystal approved peace talks with fake Taliban leader


November 27th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.27 (ANI): Former American NATO commander in Afghanistan, General Stanley McChrystal, is reported to have asked British intelligence service MI6 rather than the CIA to develop contacts with the Taliban, ... Read more...

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UK’s MI6 ‘blamed for bringing in Taliban imposter’ for talks


November 26th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.26 (ANI): Britain's external intelligence agency MI6 is said to have brought in the fake Taliban commander touted as key to resolving the conflict in Afghanistan.According to The Telegraph, the ... Read more...

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Amorous Brit officer sent coded ‘love letters’ from Colditz


October 24th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): A British officer held at Colditz, the prisoner-of-war camp the Nazi's believed was escape proof, used ingenious code he developed to write love letters to a string of ... Read more...

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Wikileaks Reveals Incidents of ‘Friendly Fire’ On UK Troops


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest Wikileaks revelations on Iraq war may cause serious embarrassments to the US government as it appears. Apart from the USA's apparent ignorance of the ... Read more...

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FBI failed to act on Headley’s wife’s terror link expose 3 yrs before Mumbai attacks


October 16th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): The key figure in the Mumbai attacks David Coleman Headley's wife had informed the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) at least three years before the November 2008 attack, ... Read more...

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