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.

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.

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.

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.