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Four things you may not know about John le Carre
John Le Carre attends a sreeening of Berlinale Special Series The Night Manager
In Brief

Four things you may not know about John le Carre

Famed espionage novelist dies from pneumonia at age of 89
14 Dec 2020
Why everybody’s talking about undercover policing
A view of New Scotland Yard, the Metropolitan Police headquarters in London
In Depth

Why everybody’s talking about undercover policing

Long-delayed investigation into abuses by ‘spycops’ is one of the most complicated in British legal history
12 Nov 2020
Debate: should British spies be given a ‘licence to kill’?
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In Depth

Debate: should British spies be given a ‘licence to kill’?

Government to push through law offering protections to secret agents
23 Sep 2020
Declassified tapes give insight into workings of the Stasi
Erich Mielke Stasi
In Brief

Declassified tapes give insight into workings of the Stasi

Trove of classified recordings includes interrogations by communist secret police
16 Jul 2020
GCHQ reveals five secret WWII code-breaking sites
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In Depth

GCHQ reveals five secret WWII code-breaking sites

British spy agency marks its centenary by disclosing wartime eavesdropping locations
1 Nov 2019
Can The Little Drummer Girl top The Night Manager?
The Little Drummer Girl, BBC, John Le Carre, TV
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Can The Little Drummer Girl top The Night Manager?

BBC bosses hope latest John Le Carre adaptation will prove as popular as its hugely successful predecessor
23 Oct 2018
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