CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY

  • Kolkata port under terror threat, Navy submarines, warships moved November 4, 2014

    Kolkata: Kolkata is on high alert after intelligence agencies warned of a possible terror attack. The Navy has withdrawn two of its warships docked at Kolkata port. Submarines have also been moved. Intelligence reports also said terrorists might use small boats to carry out attack. A senior Kolkata police official said that...
  • China may have provided Pakistan nuclear weapon designs April 24, 2013

    Washington: In the late 1970s, Central Intelligence Agency had information that China might have provided a fairly comprehensive package of proven nuclear weapons design information to Pakistan, a recently declassified document has revealed. According to recently declassified CIA data, obtained by the National Security Archive under the Freedom of Information...
  • Osama case: Pak doctor refuses to eat prison meals June 3, 2012

    Islamabad: Shakeel Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA track down Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, has refused to eat meals provided by the jail authorities in Peshawar fearing he may be poisoned. Sources told Geo News, Afridi has refused to eat prison food, and that on his demand, prison...
  • Afghan Prez's brother on CIA payroll: NYT October 28, 2009

    Body: New York: Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai's brother Ahmed Wali Karzai, a suspected player in the country's booming illegal opium trade, has been getting regular payments from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) for the last eight years, according to the New York Times. The US spy agency pays Karzai for a...
  • US confronts Pak on ISI links with militants July 30, 2008

    New York: The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of the US has confronted Pakistan's top brass with new evidence of links between the country's spy service ISI and militants responsible for a surge in violence in Afghanistan, possibly including the recent suicide attack at the Indian mission in Kabul. A top...