MI5 told to recruit more middle-aged mums

One-Minute Read
Fri 6 Mar, AT 13:03

Women are more 'intuitive' says intelligence report, but Ukip MEP says women should 'stick to changing nappies'

Aimen Dean

MI5 double agent offers rare insight into al-Qaeda and jihad

Tue 3 Mar, AT 12:47

Aimen Dean was recruited by British security and intelligence services to report back on al-Qaeda

Alexander Litvinenko inquiry: what we have learned so far

Tue 3 Feb, AT 15:55

Inquiry continues to hear 'some of the most astonishing evidence ever given in an English courtroom'

Guantanamo Bay prison

CIA torture report redacted at request of British spies

One-Minute Read
Fri 12 Dec, AT 12:38

Downing Street admits information was censored on 'national security grounds', but denies complicity

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un

North Korean military warns UK over Channel 4 drama

One-Minute Read
Tue 2 Sep, AT 15:50

Pyongyang calls the fictional thriller a 'politically motivated provocation' backed by Downing Street

Sir Richard Dearlove, the former Head Of SIS

Isis threat to UK blown out of proportion, says ex-MI6 chief

One-Minute Read
Tue 8 Jul, AT 10:41

Conflict 'essentially one of Muslim on Muslim' with West no longer main target, says Richard Dearlove

Islamic Jihadists in training

MI6: 'Impossible' to track jihadists returning to UK

One-Minute Read
Mon 23 Jun, AT 08:36

UK security services will have to prioritise who they track, says former M16 director Richard Barrett

Gareth Williams

Gareth Williams: MI6 spy's death 'probably an accident'

One-Minute Read
Wed 13 Nov, AT 14:45

Conclusion of three-year police investigation contradicts coroner's theory of unlawful killing

Spy chiefs grilled: PR exercise or triumph for transparency?

Talking Point
Fri 8 Nov, AT 11:10

Forget Skyfall, the real spy chiefs had 'soundbites at the ready' when quizzed in public for first time

Al-Qaida 'lapping up' reports of Snowden leaks says MI6 boss

One-Minute Read
Thu 7 Nov, AT 16:19

Media coverage of leaked documents is making work of British spies 'far, far harder' MPs are told