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Obsessed with Assange, Mike Pompeo wanted WikiLeaks founder kidnapped, assassinated or poisoned, claims report
World

Obsessed with Assange, Mike Pompeo wanted WikiLeaks founder kidnapped, assassinated or poisoned, claims report

The Yahoo News investigation is based on conversations with more than 30 former US officials

Tabu to reunite with Vishal Bhardwaj for Netflix India spy thriller Khufiya
Entertainment

Tabu to reunite with Vishal Bhardwaj for Netflix India spy thriller Khufiya

Khufiya will see Tabu play a R&AW agent "grappling with her dual identity of a spy and a lover."

Indian Army man arrested for providing classified documents to Pakistan’s ISI, says Delhi Police
India

Indian Army man arrested for providing classified documents to Pakistan’s ISI, says Delhi Police

The development comes after a vegetable supplier at the Pokhran Army base camp was held for allegedly obtaining sensitive documents from an army man for money and providing them to ISI

The Family Man: Raj & DK on moving action to South India, lack of women crew, and breaking character with Chellam Sir
Entertainment

The Family Man: Raj & DK on moving action to South India, lack of women crew, and breaking character with Chellam Sir

"We need to regroup, clear our heads, and sit and start writing it, so that we're not too influenced but are still cognizant of what was great and what was not," say Raj & DK on Season 3 of their successful espionage show The Family Man.

Russia hopes to launch its own space station in 2025, says Roscosmos chief Dmitry Rogozin
science

Russia hopes to launch its own space station in 2025, says Roscosmos chief Dmitry Rogozin

"The first core module of the new Russian orbital station is in the works," Rogozin said in a statement.

ISRO espionage case: SC orders CBI probe into role of Kerala cops who arrested scientist Nambi Narayan
India

ISRO espionage case: SC orders CBI probe into role of Kerala cops who arrested scientist Nambi Narayan

The apex court said the CBI may treat the report of a high-level panel as part of its preliminary investigation, and asked the agency to submit its report to the court within three months

India expels two Pakistani officials for spying: Islamabad unlikely to wait long before hitting back at New Delhi
India

India expels two Pakistani officials for spying: Islamabad unlikely to wait long before hitting back at New Delhi

The two nuclear-armed powers, which have been at loggerheads for decades, have a long record of indulging in such tit-for-tat measures.

India expels two Pakistan diplomats for espionage; fake Aadhaar cards recovered from duo, say officials
India

India expels two Pakistan diplomats for espionage; fake Aadhaar cards recovered from duo, say officials

India on Sunday ordered two officials of the Pakistan High Commission in Delhi to leave the country in 24 hours after they were apprehended on charges of spying, according to several media reports.

Uncovering Israel's not-so-secret weapon in the fight against COVID-19: The spies of Mossad
World

Uncovering Israel's not-so-secret weapon in the fight against COVID-19: The spies of Mossad

Mossad officers, primarily associated with covert operations abroad in the name of protecting Israel, are not normally in the business of public health

Two Indian nationals arrested in Pakistan for entering country 'illegally'; one of the accused is software engineer, say authorities
India

Two Indian nationals arrested in Pakistan for entering country 'illegally'; one of the accused is software engineer, say authorities

Two Indian nationals have been arrested by authorities in Pakistan on Monday for allegedly entering the country illegally, according media reports.

Pegasus scandal is latest confirmation that you are being spied on and always have been
India

Pegasus scandal is latest confirmation that you are being spied on and always have been

Faced with the Pegasus cellphone-interception scandal, and a long list of governments mired in allegations that they used it to illegally surveil political opponents, fears have risen across the world for the future of our privacy

Sonia Gandhi terms WhatsApp 'snooping' illegal, shameful; Randeep Surjewala asks Centre to reveal 'who bought' Pegasus spyware
Politics

Sonia Gandhi terms WhatsApp 'snooping' illegal, shameful; Randeep Surjewala asks Centre to reveal 'who bought' Pegasus spyware

Congress leaders slammed the government over WhatsApp spying incident with party president Sonia Gandhi dubbing the 'snooping' on activists, journalists and political persons as illegal, unconstitutional and shameful

WhatsApp claims it informed authorities about vulnerability in May 2019; govt sources say advisory full of 'technical jargon'
India

WhatsApp claims it informed authorities about vulnerability in May 2019; govt sources say advisory full of 'technical jargon'

WhatsApp claims it informed the Government of India about hacking in May 2019, however, government sources claim it was 'pure technical jargon' and didn't mention Pegasus spyware

WhatsApp hack: Congress should wait for facts to emerge rather than float conspiracy theories about Modi govt snooping
India

WhatsApp hack: Congress should wait for facts to emerge rather than float conspiracy theories about Modi govt snooping

There are a lot of unanswered questions and loopholes in the narrative, but that hasn’t stopped the Congress from accusing the BJP-led NDA government of snooping and calling on the Supreme Court to take suo motu cognisance of these “illegal activities” and “hold the government to account”.

WhatsApp hack: Pegasus scandal highlights India's self-destructive lack of oversight over its intelligence services
India

WhatsApp hack: Pegasus scandal highlights India's self-destructive lack of oversight over its intelligence services

In 2018, Citizen Lab first published findings demonstrating that an Israeli company, NSO Group, had exploited vulnerabilities in operating systems to create Pegasus, a system capable of hijacking targeted phones

With Bard of Blood, The Family Man and War up for release, tracing the evolution of the spy genre in India
Entertainment

With Bard of Blood, The Family Man and War up for release, tracing the evolution of the spy genre in India

Amazon Prime gets its first desi spy drama this month (The Family Man, 20 September) and so does Netflix (Bard of Blood, 27 September). After binge watching these two shows over the next two weekends, you can then walk into a theatre the following Friday and catch some more spy action with Yashraj Films’ War releasing on 2 October.

'Protecting whistleblowers is not a hostile act': Edward Snowden seeks asylum in France
World

'Protecting whistleblowers is not a hostile act': Edward Snowden seeks asylum in France

Edward Snowden, living in Russia since leaking classified documents showing the scope of post-9/11 US government surveillance, wants to claim asylum in France.

Australia challenges China over arrest of writer on espionage charges, claims citizen being held in 'harsh' conditions
World

Australia challenges China over arrest of writer on espionage charges, claims citizen being held in 'harsh' conditions

Australia Foreign Minister Marise Payne said in a statement that China has not explained the reasons for Dr Yang’s detention, who was detained in the southern city of Guangzhou in January.

ICJ verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case is a call for introspection in power corridors of Pakistan
India

ICJ verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case is a call for introspection in power corridors of Pakistan

The dispute involves an Indian national, Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav, whom Pakistan accused of espionage and being an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) of India, also tagging him as someone seeking to indulge in terrorism