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Saudi king hosts CIA chief after spying on Twitter users charges

The CIA has reportedly concluded that the prince himself was closely linked to the murder, a charge vigorously denied by Riyadh.

08 Nov 2019 4:11 PM

Narada tapes scandal: CBI court rejects Mirza's bail plea

Mirza will be produced before the court again on November 13.

30 Oct 2019 9:23 PM

Putin 'personally' ordered meddling in 2016 US election: CIA informant

The informant's information was so delicate that then CIA directorhad kept it out of then-President Obama's daily security briefings.

10 Sep 2019 1:01 PM

Why the CIA doesn't spy on the UAE

The CIA’s failure to adapt to the UAE’s growing military and political ambitions amounts to 'dereliction of duty,' said former CIA official.

27 Aug 2019 10:22 AM

'I wrote a book': US whistleblower Edward Snowden's memoir coming out next month

It is being published globally by Macmillan Publishers.

02 Aug 2019 12:30 PM


CIA scientist believed alien autopsy footage was real

In a bizarre twist, a CIA scientist was briefed that the video of a fake alien autopsy was actually genuine footage.

03 Jul 2019 10:15 AM

Wouldn't have let Kim Jong Un's brother become CIA informant: Trump

Trump spoke a day after the Wall Street Journal reported that Kim's slain half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, was a source for the CIA..

12 Jun 2019 10:46 AM

Kim Jong Un's half-brother, killed in 2017, was CIA informant: Report

Reuters could not independently confirm the story. The CIA declined to comment.

11 Jun 2019 2:59 PM

Pak obsessed with India, sees as ‘existential threat’: Ex-US spy chief

Pakistan has 'created terrorist groups to be a tool' against India, former CIA director said.

03 May 2019 3:30 PM

You can now follow CIA on Instagram, but should you?

Many would wonder why an agency like the CIA needs to be on social media.

27 Apr 2019 10:06 AM


CIA launches its own Instagram account

The Central Intelligence Agency opened its own account on Instagram with a picture of a desk of mysteries.

26 Apr 2019 8:44 AM

In rebuke to Trump, US Senate blames Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi’s murder

Trump said he wants US to stand by Saudi govt and prince, despite CIA assessment it was likely he ordered Khashoggi’s killing.

14 Dec 2018 8:36 AM

'Crazy, wrecking ball, dangerous': US Senators blast Saudi Prince over Khashoggi

The Saudis have charged 11 people but deny the crown prince was involved.

05 Dec 2018 12:00 PM

Saudi prince gave order to 'silence' Khashoggi, CIA has recording: report

Asked about the report, a Turkish official told Reuters he had no information about such a recording.

22 Nov 2018 7:03 PM

CIA concludes Saudi Crown Prince behind Khashoggi’s killing: report

According to CIA, 15 Saudi agents flew on govt aircraft to Istanbul and killed Khashoggi in Saudi consulate, report said.

17 Nov 2018 9:57 AM


CIA chief briefs Trump over probe on Jamal Khashoggi's murder

In Turkey, CIA chief met with officials involved in the investigations of the murder of the Saudi journalist Khashoggi.

26 Oct 2018 3:34 PM

Trump blacklists ex-CIA chief Brennan, threatens same for other critics

Trump claimed that Brennan -- a former station chief in Riyadh who rose to lead the formidable spy agency -- had become 'erratic.'

16 Aug 2018 2:34 PM

Gina Haspel sworn in as 1st woman lead of CIA; special person, says Trump

The 61-year-old Haspel, a Russia specialist who spent her career in the CIA's clandestine service, takes over from Mike Pompeo.

22 May 2018 7:43 AM

Mike Pompeo sworn in as US secretary of state; heads to Europe, Middle East

Pompeo, a former Army officer who was a Republican congressman, is regarded as a Trump loyalist with hawkish world views.

27 Apr 2018 1:29 PM

Pompeo's nomination opposed for remarks on Indians, Muslims

Schumer and Menendez were referring to the tweet that Pompeo’s campaign made in 2010 against his then Indian-American political opponent.

26 Apr 2018 1:23 PM