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Rajinder Khanna to be new RAW chief, Arvind Saxena to head ARC Dec 20, 9:25 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved the appointment of Rajinder Khanna as the new chief of India's external intelligence agency, the Research and Analysis Wing.
India enhances trade ties with Afghanistan Dec 18, 5:05 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI):Trade between India and Afghanistan has grown over the years. Since the signing of an MOU between Indian Import Association and the Afghan Export agency, there has been a significant rise in bilateral trade between the two nations.
London, Dec 18 (ANI): The US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has reportedly banned Jon Drummond, American sprinter Tyson Gay's former coach, for eight years over, possession, trafficking and administration of banned drugs to an athlete he coached.
Islamabad, Dec 18 (ANI): Pakistan's military launched fresh air strikes in Khyber Agency's Tirah Valley, killing 57 terrorists.
ISPR chief confirms death of 57 terrorists in fresh air strikes Dec 18, 12:28 pm
Islamabad, Dec.18 (ANI): Following the deadly Taliban attack on an army-run school in Peshawar, Pakistan's military has confirmed the death of 57 terrorists in 20 air strikes in the Khyber Agency's Tirah Valley.
ISI's continuing relationship with militant groups blamed for Peshawar school carnage Dec 18, 11:44 am
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Pakistani intelligence agency's relations with militant groups is being blamed for the brutal assault at Peshawar's Army Public School that left 141 people dead, including 132 children.
London, Dec 17 (ANI): A plane that could one day fly anywhere in the world in four hours, and carry spaceships out of the atmosphere without using rockets will soon be a reality after it received approval from the European Space Agency (ESA).
ESA's Venus Express finally ends eight-year mission Dec 17, 10:05 am
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): European Space Agency's Venus Express has finally ended its eight-year mission after far exceeding its planned life.
NZ sports players found doping from New Year face new punishments under tightened rules Dec 16, 4:30 pm
Wellington, Dec 16 (ANI): New punishments await New Zealand players who are found doping from New Year, as the country has agreed to changes that include longer bans and new rules in order to keep their anti-doping rules in line with the World Anti-Doping Agency's updated code for 2015.
Former Afghan ambassador to Pak says 'death threats were routine technique' by CIA guards Dec 16, 12:44 pm
Karachi, Dec 16 (ANI): Mullah Abdul Salam Zaeef, who had served as an Afghan ambassador in Pakistan during the Taliban rule in Afghanistan said while commenting on the CIA torture report that "death threats were a routine technique of the guards" when he was detained at Guantanamo Bay by the agency for four years in the U.S. prison camp in Cuba.
CIA tortured terror suspects under 'intense pressure' to link Iraq to Al Qaeda post 9/11 attack Dec 15, 5:26 pm
London, Dec 15 (ANI): A report has said that the Central Investigative Agency (CIA) tortured Al Qaeda suspects because it was under "intense pressure" to extract evidence that's proved Saddam Hussein was linked to 9/11 attack in order to justify United States' invasion of Iraq in 2003.
Cheney says will approve 'CIA's brutal interrogation programme' again without hesitation Dec 15, 3:32 pm
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Former Vice President Dick Cheney has reportedly gone on record to say that despite the outrage courted by a recent Senate committee report on interrogation and detention programme employed by the Central Investigative Agency (CIA) after 9/11 attack, he would still authorize the programme again without any hesitation.
London, Dec 13 (ANI): The International Energy Agency (IEA) has said that the price of Brent crude dropped below 63 dollars a barrel, its lowest price since July 2009.
New Delhi, December 13 (ANI): The European Space Agency's Rosetta mission, which managed to land the of a man-made spacecraft on the surface of a comet has been announced as "Physics world breakthrough of year" for 2014.
CIA chief justifies agency's post 9/11 'harsh' interrogation program amid mounting criticism Dec 12, 5:34 pm
London, Dec 12 (ANI): In the wake of mounting criticism on the Central Investigative Agency's (CIA) conduct in the aftermath of the 9/11 attack, Director John Brennan has admitted that some of the interrogation techniques employed by the agency were "harsh" and "abhorrent" but the officers did what "they were asked to do in the service of their nation."
Dick Cheney says CIA torture report 'full of crap' Dec 11, 2:00 pm
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has reportedly trashed the Senate torture report on US interrogation tactics, calling it "full of crap."
White House says CIA torture undermined US' 'moral authority' Dec 11, 1:47 pm
Johannesburg, Dec 11 (ANI): The White House has said that the torture meted out to Al Qaeda suspects by the Central Investigative Agency (CIA) in the aftermath of the 9/11 attack undermined the United States' "moral authority" and added that the release of a report detailing the brutal interrogation techniques is an important step in regaining that authority.
London, Dec 11 (ANI): Condemning the harsh interrogation program employed by the U.S.' Central Investigative Agency's (CIA) in the aftermath of the 9/11 attack, Afghan President Dr. Ashraf Ghani has said that the programme "violated all accepted norms of human rights in the world."
UN says western countries promise to accept up to 1,00,000 Syrian refugees for resettlement Dec 10, 2:21 pm
London, Dec 10 (ANI): The United Nations Refugee Agency has said that western countries have agreed to increase the number of Syrian refugees they would accept for resettlement to 1,00,000 over the next few months.
US embassies in Afghanistan, Pak, Thailand warn Americans of violence post CIA torture report release Dec 10, 2:21 pm
Karachi, Dec 10 (ANI): The United States embassies in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Thailand have warned of possible spurts of violence and anti-America protests following the release of a Senate report detailing the harsh "rendition, detention and interrogation program" employed by the Central Investigative Agency (CIA) on terror suspects in the aftermath of 9/11 attack.
CIA unlikely to lose power post release of 'brutal' 9/11 interrogation dossier: Report Dec 10, 11:48 am
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): The Central Investigation Agency (CIA) is unlikely to lose power following the release of a dossier by the United States Senate that said the CIA carried out "brutal" interrogation of Al Qaeda suspects in the aftermath of 9/11, said reports.
Guidelines not followed, Uber admits to DCW Dec 9, 6:30 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Tuesday stated that officials of the Uber cab company admitted to it that their agency had not followed guidelines laid down by the Delhi Transport Authority or the Delhi Police.
London, Dec 9 (ANI): Newly released FBI files have revealed that the investigative agency left no stones unturned to keep itself away from James Bond film 'Goldfinger'.
Snowden reveals how NSA hacks mobile networks across world Dec 8, 12:34 pm
New York, Dec 08 (ANI): United States whistleblower Edward Snowden has provided documents to The Intercept that reveal how the National Security Agency (NSA) hacks mobile networks across the globe.
Islamabad, Dec 6 (ANI): Top Al Qaeda leader Adnan el Shukrijuma, carrying a bounty of 5 million dollars on his head for plotting attacks on the US and UK, was reportedly killed early morning in the Shinwarsak region of South Waziristan Agency.
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