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Russian spy’s belongings on display in US


May 18th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The FBI has provided items belonging to Russian spy Anna Chapman for a New York exhibition devoted to secret agents, lifenews.ru said Friday.A female 007, ... 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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Russian president loses temper at press conference


September 13th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev lost his temper at a joint press conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron, where he said Moscow will never extradite ... Read more...

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For four years, Putin refused to talk to Britain


September 9th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin refused to talk to British officials for over four years, after Britain accused him in late 2006 of causing the ... Read more...

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America may face more violent enemy, if Osama killed, says his son


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Omar bin Laden, the fourth son of Al-qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, said if his father is killed then America may face a broader and more violent enemy.Earlier, ... Read more...

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Two deported Russian spies file property claim against U.S.


March 28th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two members of a Russian spy ring, disrupted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) last year, on Monday filed property claim against the United States in ... Read more...

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Foreign secret agents freely roaming in Pakistan: Musharraf


March 25th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 25(ANI): Former Pakistan President and All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) chief Pervez Musharraf has said that foreign secret agents are freely roaming in the country.Addressing the Pakistani community in ... Read more...

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‘Carlos the Jackal’ set for trial for role in terrorist attacks in France


February 18th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Feb 18(ANI): French prosecutors have said that 'Carlos the Jackal', whose real name is Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, is set to face trial in Paris for his alleged role in four deadly ... Read more...

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Campbell Scott To Play Spider-Man’s Dad In 2012 Reboot


December 5th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The cast of Columbia Pictures' new "Spider-Man" movie has been unveiled. The cast has sparked news by roping in Campbell Scott to play Spider-Man alias ... Read more...

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George Clooney may star in ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E’


November 22nd, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): George Clooney is reportedly in talks to play Napoleon Solo in a big screen adaptation of 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E'.The actor has met Steven Soderbergh, who is ... Read more...

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Newspaper names ‘double agent’ that helped U.S. to break up Russian spy ring


November 11th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- A colonel from the Russian foreign intelligence agency, surnamed Shcherbakov, was the agent who helped the U.S. to break up a Russian spy ring earlier this year, a ... Read more...

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Ten Mumbai-style terror attackers plotting to hit Europe before Christmas: US Intelligence


October 9th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): US secret agents have reportedly been hunting for ten terrorists, who they believe were recruited to carry out a Mumbai-style terror attack in Europe before Christmas this ... Read more...

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Emma Thompson to star in ‘Men in Black 3′


October 2nd, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): Emma Thompson may soon appear performing stunts juxtaposed with comedy, as she is expected to join Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones in 'Men in Black 3'.The ... Read more...

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Russian spy Ana Chapman turns down porn offer


July 21st, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 21 (ANI): Russian spy Ana Chapman is said to have turned down an offer to star in a porn movie.According to TMZ, Chapman rejected an offer from the world's largest ... Read more...

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When Angelina Jolie discovered the world of women spies


July 19th, 2010 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie, who fulfilled her dream of playing a secret agent like James Bond with "Salt", says there is a whole world out there ... Read more...

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Jolie met real secret agents for ‘Salt’


July 14th, 2010 - 4:26 am ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie was bowled over after meeting super tough female agents to prepare for her role in "Salt" because they looked "soft and sweet" like ... Read more...

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‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,’ says spy Chapman on Facebook


July 13th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 13 (ANI): 'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,' says alleged Russian spy Anna Chapman on her newly activated Facebook account, referring to ... Read more...

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Russian spy calls family from Britain after swap


July 11th, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Washington, July 10 (DPA) Russian nuclear expert Igor Sutyagin contacted his family by telephone Saturday from Britain, a day after participating in a spectacular spy swap between Russia and the US, the ... Read more...

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‘Russian spy’ Anna Chapman’s marriage was a sham?


July 10th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
New York, July 10 (ANI): Brit officials are investigating whether alleged Russian spy Anna Chapman's marriage to Alex Chapman was a sham.Officials are investigating to check whether Chapman's marriage was a fraud ... Read more...

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US says arrest of 11 Russian Spies will not affect ties between both countries


June 30th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): The Obama administration has revealed that the President had been briefed a 'number of times' about the investigation, which led to the arrest of 11 people accused of ... Read more...

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Russia dismisses ‘baseless’ US allegations over ’secret agents’


June 29th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29(ANI): Russia has dismissed allegations that it ordered 11 secret agents to run a "deep cover" spying operation in the US as "baseless". The Russian Foreign Ministry said the ... Read more...

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Ten Russian secret agents living in ‘deep cover’ arrested in US


June 29th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): The FBI has arrested ten secret agents of the Russian government living in "deep-cover" in the United States and engaged in Cold War-style espionage, in a coordinated ... Read more...

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Will Smith To Be A Component Of ‘Men In Black 3′


May 10th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Will Smith has put his name down for being a component of the cast in ‘Men In Black 3’. This is the third motion ... Read more...

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Bebo in a Negative Role?


April 29th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Bollywood diva Kareena Kapoor is basking in the glory of 3 Idiots. The actress gave two flops in 2010 in the form of Main aur Mrs. Khanna ... Read more...

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MI6’s WWII mission inspired opening sequence of Goldfinger


April 18th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Millions of James Bond fans around the world will be surprised to learn that a scene in 007 flick Goldfinger was inspired by a real mission executed by ... Read more...

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Don’t be poodle to America: British MPs tell government


March 28th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, March 28 (IANS) British MPs want their government to stop being a "subservient poodle" to America all the time, saying the days of a 'special relationship' are ... Read more...

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Robert Culp, Star of ‘I Spy’ Dies At 79 Years Old


March 25th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Robert Culp was well know for his roles such as a secret agent in the television series of the 1960's known as "I Spy" and a movie ... Read more...

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Nazi-era mass grave found at Austrian army base


March 10th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, March 10 (DPA) Excavations at a newly identified Nazi-era mass grave are set to start soon at an Austrian army base, Defence Minister said Wednesday. Historians have concluded that some 80 Hungarian ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s ulterior motives behind top Taliban strategist’s arrest


February 21st, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb. 21 (ANI): While the US has lauded the capture of top Taliban strategist Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar in Karachi as a "game- changer", Pakistan's intentions and timing behind the ... Read more...

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Dubai police call on Interpol to help arrest Mossad head for Hamas commander murder


February 19th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 19(ANI): Dubai Police is seeking the help of Interpol to arrest the head of the Mossad for alleged involvement in the killing of Hamas commander Mahmoud al-Mabhouh last month.This was ... Read more...

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US strike kills Afghan Taliban leader’s son in Pakistan


February 19th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 19 (DPA) A son of senior Afghan Taliban leader Jalaluddin Haqqani was among four militants killed in an overnight US air strike in Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan, a ... Read more...

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Barrymore plans remake of ‘Charlie’s Angels’ for TV


February 10th, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) Hollywood actress Drew Barrymore is making plans to bring back the hit TV series "Charlie's Angels" back to the small screen. Barrymore has produced and starred in two ... Read more...

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“I chose to act because I wanted to act”- Jawahar L. Jairath


January 23rd, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Jawahar L. Jairath, a publisher and builder by profession, comes from the family of patriots and freedom fighters. The subject of secret agents has always fascinated him. They are hardcore dedicated citizens ... Read more...

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A.Q. Khan silent on proliferation letter


September 24th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 24 (IANS) Abdul Qadeer Khan, the disgraced scientist who mentored Pakistan's nuclear programme, has declined to comment on the veracity of a letter he is supposed to have written ... Read more...

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US to open new intelligence training centre focusing on Pakistan, Afghanistan


August 25th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.25 (ANI): The United States is planning to set-up a training centre at the Central Command to train military officials and secret agents to focus more on Afghanistan and Pakistan.According to ... Read more...

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