Edward Snowden

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  • Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

    Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

    The Hong Kong lawyer for a group of refugees who sheltered former NSA contractor Edward Snowden four years ago says the southern Chinese city's immigration department has rejected their asylum requests. Robert Tibbo said on Monday immigration officials denied the......

    May 15, 2017
  • 'Governments snooping on you on internet, phones'

    'Governments snooping on you on internet, phones'

    Internet and mobile phones, smart and otherwise, may have made communications and information access to information instant but also leave users vulnerable to surveillance from state agencies, warns a British journalist who had a role in publicising both Julian Assange......

    January 23, 2017
  • 'Governments snooping on you on internet, phones'

    'Governments snooping on you on internet, phones'

    Internet and mobile phones, smart and otherwise, may have made communications and information access to information instant but also leave users vulnerable to surveillance from state agencies, warns a British journalist who had a role in publicising both Julian Assange......

    January 23, 2017
  • Snowden sends strong anti-surveillance message to Trump

    Snowden sends strong anti-surveillance message to Trump

    In a clear message to US President-elect Donald Trump, the famed National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden has said that government surveillance programmes will create "vulnerabilities" for social media users. "The same technologies that are being used to connect us,......

    December 14, 2016
  • Snowden sends strong anti-surveillance message to Trump

    Snowden sends strong anti-surveillance message to Trump

    In a clear message to US President-elect Donald Trump, the famed National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden has said that government surveillance programmes will create "vulnerabilities" for social media users. "The same technologies that are being used to connect us,......

    December 14, 2016
  • Snowden loses final Norway appeal for no-extradition pledge

    Snowden loses final Norway appeal for no-extradition pledge

    Norway's supreme court on Friday rejected a final appeal by fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden to secure assurances he would not be extradicted to the US should he travel to Norway to collect an award. Just as was the case in......

    November 25, 2016
  • Snowden hits back at House report terming him 'disgruntled employee'

    Snowden hits back at House report terming him 'disgruntled employee'

    WikiLeaks whistleblower and former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden hit back on Friday at a House Intelligence Committee report that described him as a "disgruntled employee" and not a "principled whistleblower". Snowden mocked the committee's findings on Twitter,......

    September 16, 2016
  • 'Snowden should return to US, face charges'

    'Snowden should return to US, face charges'

    US Intelligence whistleblower Edward Snowden, who is currently living in Russia on a political asylum, would be offered due process of law, but he should first return to the country and face charges, the White House has said. Snowden, 33,......

    September 13, 2016
  • Alicia Keys' song to feature in Mira Nair's 'Queen of Katwe'

    Alicia Keys' song to feature in Mira Nair's 'Queen of Katwe'

    Grammy Award-winning singer Alicia Keys' new song "Back to life" will feature in Mira Nairs upcoming film Queen of Katwe. Walt Disney Studios has partnered with the 15-time Grammy Award-winning recording artist Keys on the studio's upcoming film release Queen......

    September 1, 2016
  • Guardians of the Galaxy to be in next 'Avengers': Vin Diesel

    Guardians of the Galaxy to be in next 'Avengers': Vin Diesel

    Actor Vin Diesel has confirmed that he and his fellow Guardians of the Galaxy will appear in "Avengers: Infinity War". The 49-year-old "Furious 7" star, who will lend his voice to Groot in the upcoming superhero film "Guardians of the......

    August 20, 2016