The Guardian

  • WikiLeaks releases 'Mediastan - A Wikileaks Road Movie' 13-10-2013 03:26 PM

    New Delhi: Tonight WikiLeaks and Sixteen Films release 'Mediastan - a WikiLeaks road movie'. The release of 'Mediastan' is timed to challenge the UK opening of 'The Fifth State', the multi-million dollar Hollywood anti-WikiLeaks movie produced by Dreamworks in collaboration with Disney. UK audiences will be able to watch 'Mediastan'...
  • Guardian teams up with New York Times over Edward Snowden documents 24-08-2013 04:03 AM

    The Guardian has agreed with the New York Times to give the US newspaper access to some classified documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, the British newspaper said on Friday. In a brief story posted on its website, the Guardian said it "struck a partnership" with...
  • Britain forced Guardian to destroy copy of Snowden material 20-08-2013 06:13 AM

    The editor of the Guardian, a major outlet for revelations based on leaks from former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, says the British government threatened legal action against the newspaper unless it either destroyed the classified documents or handed them back to British authorities. In an article posted on the...
  • FTN: US surveillance: Is complete privacy impossible in the quest for security? 13-06-2013 11:46 PM

    A 29-year-old contractor who claims to have worked at the National Security Agency and the CIA allowed himself to be revealed on Sunday as the source of disclosures about the US government's secret surveillance programmes, risking prosecution by the US government. ...
  • US surveillance foiled 'dozens' of attacks: NSA 13-06-2013 05:58 AM

    Washington: The director of the National Security Agency vigorously defended once-secret surveillance programmes as an effective tool in keeping America safe, telling Congress on Wednesday that the information collected disrupted dozens of terrorist attacks without offering details. In his first congressional testimony since revelations about the top-secret operations, Army Gen...
  • US surveillance whistleblower may seek political asylum in Iceland 11-06-2013 09:18 AM

    The US is pushing Hong Kong to extradite former CIA employee Edward Snowden who claimed responsibility for exposing the NSA spying system. ...
  • Julian Assange praises whistleblower Edward Snowden, says he is a hero 11-06-2013 08:59 AM

    Julian Assange said Edward Snowden has exposed one of the biggest truths of this century that the US government is conducting mass surveillance. ...
  • Watch: The US surveillance whistleblower speaks out 10-06-2013 12:50 PM

    Edward Snowden said that he would 'ask for asylum from countries that believe in free speech and oppose the victimisation of global privacy'. ...
  • Edward Snowden, the man who disclosed US government's surveillance programmes 10-06-2013 06:14 AM

    Washington: A 29-year-old contractor who claims to have worked at the National Security Agency and the CIA allowed himself to be revealed on Sunday as the source of disclosures about the US government's secret surveillance programmes, risking prosecution by the US government. The leaks have reopened the post-September 11 debate...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Dabangg 2', 'Rise of Guardians' 22-12-2012 02:42 PM

    For 'Dabangg 2', Rajeev Masand says actor Salman Khan is the glue that holds together a slipshod film. ...
  • 'Rise of the Guardians' review: Never consistently engaging 21-12-2012 11:57 PM

    Cast: Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher Director: Peter Ramsey Rise of the Guardians has been described as a sort of children's equivalent of The Avengers, what with its similar premise of mythical heroes coming together to defend the world against a dastardly villain. But despite the beautifully rendered animation...
  • Friday Releases: 'Dabangg 2', 'Rise of the Guardians' hit screens 21-12-2012 11:34 AM

    Sequel to the 2010 blockbuster, 'Dabangg 2' sees Salman Khan return as Chulbul Pandey, Sonakshi Sinha as Rajjo and Arbaaz Khan as Makkhi. ...
  • 'Jacintha slammed Australian RJs in suicide note' 14-12-2012 01:41 PM

    London: The Guardian on Friday revealed the content of the three suicide notes left behind by Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who was found dead a day after receiving a prank call by two Australian radio presenters who impersonated Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles seeking to know the details of "their...
  • Oscars: 21 animated features vying for nominations 05-11-2012 11:02 AM

    Los Angeles: 'Brave,' 'Wreck-It Ralph' and 'Rise of the Guardians' are among the animated features angling for an Oscar nomination. The motion picture academy said Friday that 21 films have been submitted for consideration in the Academy Awards' animated feature category. 'Dr. Seuss' The Lorax,' 'Frankenweenie,' 'Ice Age Continental Drift'...
  • Uncensored WikiLeaks cables posted on internet 01-09-2011 10:47 PM

    London: Uncensored copies of WikiLeaks' massive tome of US State Department cables circulated freely on Thursday across the Internet, leaving a whole new batch of US sources vulnerable to embarrassment and potential retribution. The United States, meanwhile, denied ever cooperating with the anti-secrecy group, and blasted Wikileaks for allegedly threatening...
  • Mubarak is the richest man in the world: report 05-03-2011 02:46 PM

    London: Ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, reportedly ailing with cancer may be the richest man in the world, with his wealth estimated to be a staggering $ 70 billion. Mubarak's wealth comes from offshore accounts deposited in secret bank accounts or invested in luxury homes and hotels, according to 'The...