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In movie-style heist, Kenya robbers tunnel into bank opposite police station

In movie-style heist, Kenya robbers tunnel into bank opposite police station

In a heist reminiscent of a Hollywood movie, Kenyan robbers spent months tunnelling into the bowels of a bank located opposite a police station and stole the equivalent of half a million dollars ...

BB heist trail goes cold in Manila as probes falter

BB heist trail goes cold in Manila as probes falter

More than three months have passed since $81mn was stolen in a brazen cyber-heist from Bangladesh Bank ...

Thai gardener behind $20mn Saudi gem heist becomes monk

Thai gardener behind $20mn Saudi gem heist becomes monk

A Thai gardener behind a $20 million gem heist from a Saudi palace that has long soured relations between the two countries became a monk Thursday in hope of redeeming his karma.

Bangladesh central bank governor quits over $81m heist

Bangladesh central bank governor quits over $81m heist

Bangladesh's central bank chief resigned on Tuesday, the finance minister said, after hackers stole $81 million from the nation's foreign reserves in an audacious cyber-heist that has hugely embarrassed the government.