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  • Web companies give first look at secret US government data requests

    Web companies give first look at secret US government data requests

    Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo and Google on Monday began publishing details about the number of secret government requests for data they receive, hoping to show limited involvement in controversial U.S. surveillance efforts.

  • NSA spying on Europe-Asia undersea telecom cables: report

    NSA spying on Europe-Asia undersea telecom cables: report

    The US National Security Agency has collected sensitive data on key telecommunications cables between Europe, north Africa and Asia.

  • Once nearly extinct, trams get new lease of life in US

    Once nearly extinct, trams get new lease of life in US

    Many city planners are convinced that old-timey cars tethered to overhead electric cables or their updated descendants futuristic and low-slung ignite economic development in a way that buses cannot, and with a whiff of romance

  • Europe's spies work together on mass surveillance: report

    Europe's spies work together on mass surveillance: report

    The Guardian said methods included tapping into fibre optic cables and working covertly with private telecommunications companies.

  • WikiLeaks server, a 'relic of our time', sells for $33,000

    WikiLeaks server, a 'relic of our time', sells for $33,000

    The server used by pro-transparency organisation WikiLeaks when it released secret documents in 2010 about the US wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and a massive trove of diplomatic cables was sold for $33,000 on Thursday.

  • New spying leaks emerge as Snowden faces US charges

    New spying leaks emerge as Snowden faces US charges

    Britain's intelligence services are tapping cables that carry the world's phone calls and Internet traffic and are gathering vast amounts of data, according to leaked documents from US ex-intelligence technician Ed Snowden, who faces spying charges i...

  • British spooks secretly tapping fibre-optic cables: Edward Snowden

    British spooks secretly tapping fibre-optic cables: Edward Snowden

    Britain's electronic eavesdropping agency has gained secret access to fibre-optic cables carrying global Internet traffic and telephone calls, rogue US intelligence technician Ed Snowden has told The Guardian.

  • WikiLeaks: Businessman's offer to sell India's uranium set alarm bells in the US

    WikiLeaks: Businessman's offer to sell India's uranium set alarm bells in the US

    An offer to sell uranium pilfered from India's nuclear facilities by a businessman claiming to be a relative of a Nepalese diplomat set off a flurry of mails between US missions in late 1973.

  • Wikileaks: AK Antony refused to support Sanjay Gandhi

    Wikileaks: AK Antony refused to support Sanjay Gandhi

    Defence Minister AK Antony was "one of the only" leaders apart from Priyaranjan Dasmunsi who "flatly criticised" Sanjay Gandhi during 1976 All India Congress Committee (AICC) session in Guwahati during Emergency when Mr Gandhi's political graph was o...

  • Rajiv Gandhi may have been middleman for Swedish jet deal: US cable

    Rajiv Gandhi may have been middleman for Swedish jet deal: US cable

    Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi may have operated as a middleman for a Swedish firm that hoped to sell fighter jets to India, US diplomats said in the 70s in cables sent from Delhi to Washington DC.

  • Legacy and sanctions made Narasimha Rao decide against nuclear tests say classified American cables

    The prospect of a crippling economic sanction, "improving" electoral chances and his "desire" to be noted as the architect of India's economic revolution might have prevented the then Prime Minister Narasimha Rao from going for nuclear tests in the w...

  • WikiLeaks: US knew of ISI's terror designs, tie-ups with Tiger Memon

    WikiLeaks: US knew of ISI's terror designs, tie-ups with Tiger Memon

    American officials knew for a very long time that the ISI had created various terrorist groups, including those based out from Nepal, to carry out attacks in India including the 1996 Lajpat Nagar blast, according to the latest US cables released by W...

  • WikiLeaks' Assange accuses UK newspaper of negligence

    WikiLeaks' Assange accuses UK newspaper of negligence

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange blasted the Guardian on Tuesday, saying the British paper's "negligence" in publishing an encryption key to uncensored files forced his organization's hand in publishing the secret U.S. diplomatic memos.

  • WikiLeaks: What moderate Hurriyat leader said about Afzal hanging

    WikiLeaks: What moderate Hurriyat leader said about Afzal hanging

    Moderate Hurriyat Conference leaders were privately in favour of hanging Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru if he was guilty but felt that he did not get adequate representation during parts of his trial, leaked US diplomatic cables have claimed.

  • WikiLeaks: How some 250,000 US diplomatic cables were leaked

    WikiLeaks: How some 250,000 US diplomatic cables were leaked

    It was meant to be a strictly-managed release, carefully censored to avoid putting innocents at risk and tailored for maximum media exposure. But by Thursday WikiLeaks' release of some 250,000 US diplomatic cables had turned into a massive online doc...

  • WikiLeaks site comes under cyberattack

    WikiLeaks site comes under cyberattack

    The WikiLeaks website crashed in an apparent cyberattack after the accelerated publication of tens of thousands of once-secret State Department cables by the anti-secrecy organisation raised new concerns about the exposure of confidential US embassy ...

  • US cables expose Pak F-16s 'image' problem

    US cables expose Pak F-16s 'image' problem

    The F-16 fighter aircraft, which America sold to the Pakistan Air Force, and recently tried to sell to India, has been a relationship spoiler all round. Pakistan complains that American sanctions held back many F-16s that had already been paid for. India complains that Pakistan will use the F-16s ag...

  • WikiLeaks: US wanted to question Hafiz Saeed days after 26/11

    WikiLeaks: US wanted to question Hafiz Saeed days after 26/11

    Jamaat ud Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed tops the list of India's most-wanted men for masterminding the 26/11 Mumbai attacks of 2008. Today, Pakistani-American David Coleman Headley, who has pleaded guilty to laying the ground work for the Mumbai terror attacks, testified in a US court, exposing the role of...

  • WikiLeaks: 'Indian PM doesn't understand my constraints', Zardari tells US

    WikiLeaks: 'Indian PM doesn't understand my constraints', Zardari tells US

    In June 2009, Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari met Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Russia on the sidelines of a six-nation summit. Their first meeting after 26/11. A few days later, Zardari told the then US National Security Advisor General James Jones that Singh was "an excellent economi...

  • WikiLeaks: Hillary Clinton told Pak to prevent LeT attack on India

    WikiLeaks: Hillary Clinton told Pak to prevent LeT attack on India

    Months after the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, the US seems to have had information that terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was plotting more attacks in India. A worried US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had issued a warning for Pakistan in a cable sent to the US Embassy in Islamabad. NDTV has exclusive...

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