National Intelligence Chief Clapper`s comments pushed me to become leaker: Snowden

Edward Snowden says dishonest comments to Congress by the US chief of national intelligence pushed him over the edge and prompted him to leak a trove of national security documents.

Snowden a recluse one year on from Russia asylum

Fugitive US intelligence agent Edward Snowden marked on Thursday one year of political asylum in Russia, where he continues to live a life shrouded in mystery amid a dearth of public appearances. 

Edward Snowden appears via video at Toronto debate

Edward Snowden, the former US intelligence contractor who has been leaking information about government data collection programs, has said before a debate on state surveillance that entire populations, rather than just individuals, now live under constant surveillance.

Snowden remains at Moscow airport: Lawyer

US fugitive intelligence leaker Edward Snowden is still in the transit zone at a Moscow airport and his future plans are uncertain, a lawyer said after meeting him on Friday.

Obama`s reform plans `victory of sorts’ for Snowden: Julian Assange

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has called the new measures announced by US President Barack Obama to alter the legislation governing the surveillance programs as a `victory of sorts` for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.

Russia gives Snowden document allowing him to leave Moscow airport

Russia`s migration service has provided fugitive US leaker Edward Snowden with a document that allows him to leave the Moscow airport transit zone where he has been holed up for the last month, a report said.

Snowden says he gave no info to Russians: Report

The Guardian journalist at the centre of a series of revelations about the National Security Agency`s sweeping surveillance programmes says his source, Edward Snowden, told him he never gave any information.

AAP condemns denial of asylum to Snowden by India

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Wednesday condemned the central government for denying asylum to fugitive former CIA agent Edward Snowden who blew the whistle on US data mining.

Snowden rightfully charged in courts, says US

Rejecting allegations of political vendetta, the US has said Edward Snowden is rightfully charged by its courts for espionage and leaking classified information.

Snowden`s father praises son in open letter

The father of US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, frustrated by his inability to reach out directly to his son, wrote him an open letter.

Snowden must stop leaking secrets to stay: Vladimir Putin

Russia`s President Vladimir Putin says that National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden will have to stop leaking US secrets if he wants to get asylum in Russia, something he says Snowden doesn`t want to do.

Edward Snowden is not a spy: Julian Assange

While rejecting all allegations on Snowden, a young contractor who is allegedly behind leaks exposing America`s surveillance programs, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said the technology expert is a whistle-blower and not a spy.