We get what we deserve when it comes to the uninspiring buildings devoid of design in which many of us live and work, according to a panel member of the first government-commissioned review into architecture in more than a decade.
MI6 agents in Afghanistan were told they were not obliged to intervene if they witnessed suspected terrorists being harmed by their American captors, an official inquiry into allegations Britain was complicit in torture has disclosed.
Did they play golf in Soviet Russia? If not, then the KGB's idea of burying a secret cache in a bunker on a golf course might seem less slipshod than it did in last night's BBC2 Cold War spy thriller Legacy. After all, how was the KGB to know that British courses are full of perennially useless hackers such as myself who, when bunkered, tends to displace more sand than Lawrence of Arabia charging a Turkish goods train? I'd soon have uncovered it.
Putin's chief of staff Sergei Ivanov was well known to the murdered double-agent
Hans-Christian Stroebele said he had written to the heads of MI5, MI6 and GCHQ
Editor to appear before Commons home affairs select committee following warnings from British security chiefs that revelations were damaging national security
The film's rating could put off older cinemagoers - its key audience
The heads of MI5, MI6 and GCHQ yesterday told MPs that the information leaked to the press by Edward Snowden, a former employee of the NSA, had significantly compromised their operations.
It was wands at dawn at Peking University in Beijing on Monday morning as George Osborne and Boris Johnson staged the world premiere of their future leadership battle.
Rigorous government-backed tests modelled on MI5 recruitment to create robust child-protection teams
International jihad emerges from terrorist 'spectacular' with which al-Shabaab sought to demonstrate that it was not confined to Somalia
Recently auctioned file belonging to Hitler’s deputy offer insight into more of his bizarre wartime plans
Oscar-nominated stars Stephen Rea and Janet McTeer have been added to the cast of BBC thriller series The Honourable Woman.
Watchdog’s office consists of only 10 staff to monitor 10,000 working in spy agencies
Spy's widow accuses UK of protecting the Russian state
Extremist elements in Syria were assessed by the parliamentary Intelligence and Security Committee to represent 'the most worrying terrorist threat'