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Edward Snowden urges people to work together, not to fear Donald Trump

Edward Snowden urges people to work together, not to fear Donald Trump

"If we want to have a better world, we cannot hope for an Obama and we should not fear a Donald Trump. Rather we should build it ourselves," Snowden said late Thursday, addressing an audience in the Netherlands in a live video chat from Russia.

Nov 11, 2016, 17:34 PM IST
Snowden not a whistleblower, risked US national security: White House

Snowden not a whistleblower, risked US national security: White House

"Edward Snowden is not a whistleblower," Press Secretary Josh Earnest said.

Sep 15, 2016, 14:09 PM IST
TIFF 2016 releases its impressive schedule

TIFF 2016 releases its impressive schedule

The much awaited Toronoto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2016 lineup has been released and it is as excellent as ever.

Jul 28, 2016, 13:40 PM IST
Oliver Stone alerts people over 'Pokemon Go'

Oliver Stone alerts people over 'Pokemon Go'

Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone has warned people about the popular video game "Pokemon Go" and said it is a complete invasion of privacy.

Jul 23, 2016, 13:04 PM IST

US ends phone data collection exposed by Snowden

The US government has halted its controversial program to collect vast troves of information from Americans` phone calls, a move prompted by the revelations of former intelligence analyst Edward Sn

Dec 01, 2015, 02:37 AM IST

US ends bulk collection of phone data

The US government has halted its controversial program to collect vast troves of information from Americans` phone calls, a move prompted by the revelations of former intelligence analyst Edward Sn

Dec 01, 2015, 00:48 AM IST
First look of Shailene Woodley in 'Snowden' released

First look of Shailene Woodley in 'Snowden' released

First look of Shailene Woodley in 'Snowden' released

Los Angeles:  Shailene Woodley's first look from the upcoming Edward Snowden's biopic has been released.

Apr 08, 2015, 12:31 PM IST

Swedish MPs meet Snowden, talk mass surveillance

Three Swedish members of parliament met with fugitive US intelligence agent Edward Snowden at a secret location in Moscow on Friday to discuss mass surveillance, Swedish media reported.

Mar 28, 2015, 02:26 AM IST

Fugitive ex-US spy Snowden in talks on returning home: Lawyer

A Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden said on Tuesday the fugitive former US spy agency contractor who leaked details of the government`s mass surveillance programmes was working with American and German lawyers to return home.

Mar 04, 2015, 01:10 AM IST

Nicolas Cage to play intelligence official in 'Snowden'

Actor Nicolas Cage has joined the cast of Oliver Stone`s " Snowden", which is based on the whistleblower Edward Snowden`s story.Cage will play the role of a former US Intelligence Official in the thriller, reports variety.com.

Feb 24, 2015, 07:44 AM IST

Snowden didn`t raise concerns internally: NSA

The National Security Agency was unable to find evidence that leaker Edward Snowden ever raised concerns internally about its sweeping surveillance programs, after an exhaustive search that included deleted emails, court documents showed.

Sep 13, 2014, 16:14 PM IST

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.

Aug 13, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

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. 

Jul 31, 2014, 13:32 PM IST

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.

May 03, 2014, 12:36 PM IST

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.

Aug 24, 2013, 00:39 AM IST

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.

Aug 11, 2013, 10:49 AM IST

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.

Jul 24, 2013, 17:53 PM IST

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.

Jul 10, 2013, 22:13 PM IST

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.

Jul 03, 2013, 14:48 PM IST

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.

Jul 03, 2013, 09:33 AM IST