US surveillance program

Barack Obama signs bill reforming surveillance program

President Barack Obama signed into law on Tuesday legislation passed by Congress earlier in the day reforming a government surveillance program that swept up millions of Americans` telephone records.

Jun 03, 2015, 09:24 AM IST

Mark Zuckerberg says US 'really blew it' on surveillance programmes

He said that the US should become more transparent in that part of the survelliance progarmme.

Nov 25, 2013, 17:46 PM IST

US defends its secret surveillance program

A top US official has said that America neither uses its intelligence capabilities to collect trade secrets of foreign companies, nor does it listens to everything said by every citizen of any country.

Jul 20, 2013, 10:37 AM IST

Julian Assange denounces US `rhetoric` on danger of leaks

The founder of WikiLeaks on Sunday disputed assertions by US officials that disclosures by his anti-secrecy organisation and fellow leaker Edward Snowden have put lives at risk.

Jul 01, 2013, 00:14 AM IST

Where is Edward Snowden?

The whereabouts of fugitive NSA leaker Edward Snowden remain a mystery as the United States continues to make efforts to bring him back for trial where he has been charged with espionage.

Jun 25, 2013, 09:22 AM IST

Leaked NSA secrets to `protect liberties`, says ex-CIA worker

The identity of US government’s secret surveillance programs whistleblower, Edward Snowden, was reportedly revealed by the UK’s Guardian newspaper.

Jun 10, 2013, 09:23 AM IST