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Edward Snowden


Justice Department files lawsuit against Edward Snowden over memoir

September 19, 2019 1:16 pm

Edward Snowden published his book, "Permanent Record,'' without submitting it for a pre-publication review, in violation of non-disclosure agreements he signed with both the NSA and the Central Intelligence Agency, the Justice Department alleges.

Edward Snowden calls on France's Emmanuel Macron to grant him asylum

September 16, 2019 4:21 pm

Snowden unsuccessfully applied for asylum in France in 2013 under Macron's predecessor, Francois Hollande. He has also sought asylum in several other countries.

Edward Snowden still eying asylum in Germany

September 15, 2019 12:52 pm

American whistleblower Edward Snowden has once again expressed interest in seeking political asylum in Germany. He has warned that if he turns up dead, it will not be the result of suicide.

US intelligence whistle blower Edward Snowden publishes memoir, to hit stands on Sept 17

August 02, 2019 12:12 pm

Metropolitan Books, an imprint of Macmillan Publishers, announced Thursday that Snowden's 'Permanent Record' will be released simultaneously in more than 20 countries, including the US, Germany and Britain.

Wikileaks source Chelsea Manning freed from jail on contempt charge – for now

May 10, 2019 7:07 pm

Former US military intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning has been released from a Virginia jail where she was being held for refusing to testify before a grand jury. However, her freedom looks likely to be short-lived.

Canada takes refugee who sheltered Edward Snowden

March 26, 2019 7:55 am

Snowden's lawyer decided to go public with the identities of the refugees after learning that movie director Oliver Stone had found out about them and would incorporate their role into his film on Snowden, which was released in 2016.

National Security Agency deletion of call records raising questions

June 30, 2018 1:25 pm

The NSA's bulk collection of call records was initially curtailed by Congress after former NSA contractor Edward Snowden leaked documents revealing extensive government surveillance.

Aadhaar: Edward Snowden slams govt over FIR against Tribune reporter

January 09, 2018 3:46 pm

Taking to Twitter, Snowden opined that the journalist should be given an award instead of being investigated by authorities.

Edward Snowden's 'Haven' app turns smartphone into surveillance device

December 23, 2017 1:33 pm

National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden is back, this time with an app called "Haven" that will transform any Android smartphone into a sensor that can detect intrusions.

From Edward Snowden trove: US had data on Indian nuclear missiles in 2005

September 20, 2017 7:25 am

The January 2005 document published by The Intercept, an American news website, suggests that America’s National Security Agency (NSA) also obtained “significant intelligence” about other bombs India possessed at the time