Kim Sengupta

Kim Sengupta is Defence Correspondent at The Independent.

Harith was able to slip out of Britain despite May's tough talking

Analysis: Harith, with his background of time spent in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and his supposed knowledge about the Taliban – information that the American authorities claim he traded in return for his release after two years – should have been on the watch-list for those travelling in and out of the country

India’s secret master of Second World War espionage

Under the codename of Silver, Bhagat Ram Talwar spied for Britain, Germany, Russia, Japan and Italy in the space of five years during the Second World War, but author Mihir Bose uncovers how his true loyalties lay with Indian independence

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