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  • Three decades on, FBI re-launches search for Pan Am hijacking suspects

    Three decades on, FBI re-launches search for Pan Am hijacking suspects

    The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has re-launched its search to catch four hijackers of the Pan Am Flight 73, almost 32 years after the failed attempt at Karachi airport. "No matter how much time has passed or the......

    January 19, 2018
  • FBI releases pictures of Neerja Bhanot’s Pan Am flight hijackers

    FBI releases pictures of Neerja Bhanot’s Pan Am flight hijackers

    The US Federal Bureau of Investigations on Thursday released age-progressed photographs of four alleged hijackers charged with the 1986 hijack of Pan Am Flight 73 that killed 20 people, including Indian flight attendant Neerja Bhanot. The hijackers are Wadoud Muhammad......

    January 12, 2018
  • FBI investigating Clinton Foundation corruption claims

    FBI investigating Clinton Foundation corruption claims

    The FBI is investigating whether the Clinton Foundation engaged in any pay-to-play politics when Hillary Clinton was the secretary of state in the first term of the Obama administration, media reports have said. US President Donald Trump has repeatedly called......

    January 6, 2018
  • Trump questions FBI's integrity in Russia investigation

    Trump questions FBI's integrity in Russia investigation

    President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that the FBI was "tainted" and used a "bogus" dossier to investigate his alleged links to Russia's supposed inteference in the 2016 US presidential election. "And they used this Crooked Hillary pile of garbage......

    December 27, 2017
  • Ex-US Marine arrested for planning Christmas attack

    Ex-US Marine arrested for planning Christmas attack

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested a former US marine who was planning to attack a tourist pier in San Francisco on Christmas Day in the name of the Islamic State (IS). Everitt Aaron Jameson, 26, became a......

    December 23, 2017
  • Man held over Christmas attack plot in San Francisco: FBI

    Man held over Christmas attack plot in San Francisco: FBI

    Federal agents arrested a former US Marine on Saturday for allegedly plotting a Christmas attack in San Francisco inspired by the Islamic State jihadist group, according to court documents. Tow truck driver Everitt Aaron Jameson, 26, was planning to target......

    December 23, 2017
  • Hate crimes on the rise in US: FBI

    Hate crimes on the rise in US: FBI

    The US witnessed more hate crimes in 2016 than the previous year, with an increase of 4.6 per cent from 2015, new FBI data showed. The total number of hate crimes in 2016 was 6,121, compared with 5,850 in 2015,......

    November 14, 2017
  • The JFK files

    The JFK files

    More than 50 years after the assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Thursday’s release of the hitherto classified 2,800 files exposes only part of the tormented chapter of US history. Nonetheless, the declassification has prompted historians, researchers and “conspiracy theorists”, so-called,......

    October 30, 2017
  • US President Trump postpones 'full disclosure' of JFK papers

    US President Trump postpones 'full disclosure' of JFK papers

    US President Donald Trump has allowed the publication of 2,800 documents on the 1963 assassination of his predecessor John F. Kennedy that had been classified to date. He, however, stopped short of a "full disclosure" order after lobbying by the......

    October 27, 2017
  • US investigators wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman

    US investigators wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman

    US investigators wiretapped President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort under secret court orders before and after the election, the media reported. "The conversations between Manafort and Trump continued after the President took office, long after the FBI investigation......

    September 19, 2017
  • Brad Pitt, Jolie 'consciously re-coupling'

    Brad Pitt, Jolie 'consciously re-coupling'

    Former star couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are "consciously re-coupling" after intense rehab and spiritual counselling, claims biographer Ian Halperin. Seven weeks ago, the actors were spotted outside a modest three-bedroom house on the flats of Beverly Hills. The......

    September 3, 2017
  • The dark secret of a double killing outside the FBI HQ

    The dark secret of a double killing outside the FBI HQ

    Title: The Fix (Amos Decker Series) Author: David Baldacci Publisher: Pan Macmillan UK Pages: 353 Price: Rs 599 A gangland-style execution -- and the murderer's subsequent suicide -- right outside the FBI headquarters in Washington is witnessed by an extraordinary......

    August 19, 2017
  • FBI detains expert who stopped ransomware outbreak

    FBI detains expert who stopped ransomware outbreak

    The FBI has detained a computer expert who found a way to stop an outbreak of the "WannaCry" ransomware computer virus in May that had affected computers of key public services and businesses across the world. The 23-year-old Briton Marcus......

    August 4, 2017