The Senate voted to move ahead with reform legislation that would replace the bulk phone records program revealed two years ago by former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden.
A new report finds India has improved its online freedom ranking. But self-congratulation is not in order.
NSA had sought permission to carry out surveillance on BJP.
Sushma, who led nuke Bill opposition in 2010, may have been a target.
US House of Representatives’ surprise move to curtail NSA’s powers is encouraging.
Snowden’s temporary asylum in Russia expires in August. Washington has revoked his US passport, so his travel options are limited.
Current and former U.S. intelligence officials have said it is unlikely Russian security services have not squeezed Snowden for secrets.
In 1998 somebody disclosed that US was monitoring Osama’s communications after that, US never heard Laden’s communications again.
Snowden was granted asylum in Russia last summer after fleeing the United States, where he is wanted on espionage charges for leaking information about government surveillance practices.
Snowden is in Russia at present even as the US has been trying to get him back to be tried for espionage.
Snowden,last year leaked documents he collected while working for the NSA.
This blunt tool only works because it collects everything,Judge Pauley said in the ruling.
Snowden has been granted temporary asylum,he spoke of concerns over surveillance in an age of huge technological advancement.
White House panels recommendations to curtail NSA spying lob the ball in his court.
The collection programme was disclosed by former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden.