domestic intelligence

Israel leaders misleading public on Iran: Ex-security chief

April 28th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) The former chief of Israel's domestic intelligence agency has accused the country's leadership of "misleading" the public on the merits of a possible military strike on ... Read more...

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Afghan attacks show NATO’s failure: Karzai

April 16th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The coordinated attacks on Afghan capital Kabul and three provinces Sunday were a failure on the part of NATO and domestic intelligence forces, Afghan ... Read more...

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Aftab Sultan is Pakistan IB chief

October 23rd, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 23 (IANS) The Pakistan government has named Aftab Sultan as the new director general of the domestic Intelligence Bureau (IB).After long deliberations to forge a consensus from ... Read more...

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FBI spied on Beatles, Michael Jackson, even KFC boss

April 14th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Classified FBI files that have now been made public reveal that the American domestic intelligence agency spied on the Beatles and Michael Jackson in case ... Read more...

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Blast hits border town in southern Afghanistan, casualties reported

February 24th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by BNO News
SPIN BOLDAK, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A large explosion rocked a border town in southern Afghanistan on Thursday morning, officials said, causing an unknown number of casualties.A spokesperson for the NATO-led International ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni feared to be on ‘Al Qaeda’s hit list’

November 9th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 09 (ANI): Security around France's First Lady Carla Bruni Sarkozy has been tightened up amid fears that she may be the "priority target" of a terrorist assassination plot.Security services believe ... Read more...

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Would-be German jihadists found fighting jihad to be hell in Afghanistan

October 19th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin (Germany), Oct. 19 (ANI): German intelligence sources have revealed how some Islamist radicals discovered that the path of Holy War was more difficult than they had originally thought.The nine would-be terrorists ... Read more...

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Sarkozy aides enlisted spies to stop press leaks: Report

September 13th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 13 (DPA) The French daily Le Monde said Monday that aides for President Nicolas Sarkozy enlisted intelligence agents to stop government leaks about the investigations concerning Labour Minister Eric Woerth ... Read more...

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Britain condemns bomb blast in Northern Ireland

April 12th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (DPA) The British government Monday condemned a car bomb attack on intelligence headquarters in Northern Ireland minutes after full police and justice powers were devolved to the province. British Northern ... Read more...

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Twin suicide bombings kill 38 in Moscow subway stations (Fifth lead)

March 29th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 28 (DPA) Twin suicide bombings in Moscow's busy Metro subway during the morning rush hour killed 38 people Monday in the worst terrorist attack in the Russian capital in ... Read more...

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Ex-MI5 chief reveals she would not have been able to cope with repeated terror strikes

October 5th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.5 (ANI): Former MI5 chief Baroness Eliza Manningham-Buller has said at the time of the 7/7 terror strike in London, the fear was that the service would not be able to ... Read more...

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Hasina moves house after death threats

February 7th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 7 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has moved residence and curtailed her movements after international intelligence agencies warned of a possible threat to her life.Some of her official programmes ... Read more...

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Report warns US of cyber terror threat

December 9th, 2008 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Dec 9 (DPA) Cyber security will pose a major threat to the US during the next administration, a new report has said, urging president-elect Barack Obama to appoint a cyber ... Read more...

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Terror-hit India to sharpen its intelligence set-up

October 8th, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Embarrassed by a string of terror attacks, the Indian government has set up a task force to shore up gaps in its intelligence agencies and address critical ... Read more...

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10 held across Europe for financing Al Qaeda-linked group

May 16th, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by admin
DPA Paris, May 16 (DPA) Intelligence and anti-terrorism agents in France, Germany and the Netherland Friday arrested 10 Turkish nationals suspected of financing a terrorist group linked to Al Qaeda. Eight of the ... Read more...

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Pak PM orders ISIs political wing to be a part of IB

May 7th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, May 7 (ANI): In a major reshuffle in the countrys intelligence apparatus, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has handed over the political wing of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) to ... Read more...

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MI5 let Pakistani spies torture British citizens: report

April 29th, 2008 - 5:54 pm ICT by admin
London, April 29 (IANS) A number of British citizens are to sue the MI5, Britain's domestic intelligence agency, claiming it had allowed Pakistani spies to torture them in order to extract information ... Read more...

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