Malaysia Airlines MH370: Terrorist theories grow as MI6 and CIA involvement confirmed

Jonathan Pearlman in Kuala Lumpur and Robert Mendick British secret services are investigating the disappearance of flight MH370, Malaysia's transport minister said on Saturday.

Spy briefed MI6 on Kremlin

Alexander Litvinenko in his hospital bed after being poisoned.

Tom Harper Alexander Litvinenko gave secret briefings to British intelligence on a close ally of the Russian President, writes TOM HARPER.

Home-grown terrorists pose unique threat: MI6

Tim Ross and Robert Winnett LONDON: The British Secret Intelligence Service, MI6, has warned the nation faces a ''unique'' threat from a generation of home-grown terrorists who are not on the intelligence services' ''radar'',...

MI6 created blueprint for smashing Hamas


Seumas Milne and Ian Black THE Palestinian Authority's security strategy to crush Hamas and other armed groups on the West Bank was drawn up by Britain's intelligence service, MI6, leaked papers reveal.

MI6 spy's death may have been linked to interest in bondage

Vikram Dodd LONDON: British detectives believe the death of the MI6 spy Gareth Williams will be solved by getting an insight into his private life after they revealed he had visited bondage websites and a drag...

British spy found in sports bag 'wanted out of MI6'

Ceri Subbe, the sister of British MI6 agent Gareth Williams, leaves Westminster Coroner's Court with her husband Chris Subbe, in central London April 23, 2012. On the first day of the inquest into the death of Williams, Ceri Subbe spoke of how he had complained of office tensions and of London's

Martin Evans, Tom Whitehead, London Man found dead in London apartment hated the 'flash car and drinking' culture, family says.

The name's Dunderdale, Biffy Dunderdale ... lifting the lid on the murky world of MI6


"The name's Dunderdale, Biffy Dunderdale" ... doesn't quite have the ring of "The name's Bond, James Bond.

Cause of death still a mystery in case of 'brilliant' MI6 agent


Speculation is becoming more feverish over the reason for the gruesome death of Gareth Williams, writes Paola Totaro in London.

Body found at MI6 London flat

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Police searching for a missing worker of UK espionage agency MI6 find a body in a London flat

UK doctor clue to identifying James Foley murderer

US journalist James Foley in 2011.

Gordon Rayner An NHS doctor from East London who was previously accused of kidnapping western journalists in Syria may hold the key to identifying the jihadist who beheaded James Foley, intelligence sources have...

Rapper identified as James Foley's executioner: reports


Rachel Browne British intelligence agencies MI5 and MI6 have identified the man suspected of the horrific beheading of American journalist James Foley, according to UK media reports.

The new faces of global terror


Anthony Ham When US forces killed Osama bin Laden in May 2011, it marked the end of al-Qaeda as a unified global force.

Chinese relatives flock to Malaysia for answers on MH370

Chinese relatives of passengers on board the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 arrive at a hotel in Subang Jaya, Malaysia.

Philip Wen Rather than descending on Perth to be closer to the search for the missing Flight MH370, dozens of Chinese relatives of those on board the plane have flown to Kuala Lumpur to remonstrate with the...

Malaysia Airlines MH370: stricter security checks in wake of disaster

The search for missing flight MH370 continues as Malaysia announces new security checks

Terry Friel in Kuala Lumpur, Tom Allard in Perth and Jonathan Swan in Canberra Kuala Lumpur: After a stoush with Interpol over its screening of airline passengers, Malaysia will introduce stricter security checks in the wake of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disaster.

Flight MH370: who will get custody of black boxes?

Malaysia's acting Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein.

Lindsay Murdoch Malaysian authorities are uncertain what to do with the black boxes from Flight 370 if they are located and brought to the surface from the Indian Ocean north-west of Perth.

British 'spy' captured by Iran


David Barrett Iran claimed to have captured a British "spy" on Saturday in a move that threatened to cause a diplomatic crisis.

UK spies told to ignore US detainee abuse: report

Peter Griffiths London: British intelligence officers in Afghanistan knew about the mistreatment of suspected militants by the United States after the September 11, 2001 attacks, but were told not to intervene for...

Syria's Assad accused of secret deal with al-Qaeda

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Ruth Sherlock The Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad has funded and co-operated with al-Qaeda in a complex double game even as the terrorists fight Damascus, according to new allegations by Western...

UK spy chiefs claim terrorists delight at Snowden disclosures

Britain's spy chiefs

Katy Lee Britain's top spy chiefs say the intelligence leaks by Edward Snowden have left its enemies "rubbing their hands with glee" and caused terror groups to change the way they communicate.

UK MPs to quiz editor on Snowden leaks

British lawmakers will grill the editor of The Guardian next month over the newspaper's publication of intelligence leaks by Edward Snowden.