Wikileaks

  • US: Whistleblower Bradley Manning not found guilty of aiding the enemy 31-07-2013 09:01 AM

    Whistleblower Bradley Manning - responsible for the leak of US diplomatic cables is found not guilty of aiding the enemy, however the Military court found him guilty of most other charges including 5 counts of theft. The US soldier was responsible for the largest ever leak of 7 lakh sheets...
  • The Last Word: Has India's response to Snowden's revelations been supine or pragmatic? 03-07-2013 11:16 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Tuesday defended the vast US surveillance programme under which India is the fifth most tracked country, saying, "it is not actually snooping". ...
  • Assange defends Snowden as Kerry demands his return to US 25-06-2013 05:54 PM

    US Secretary of State John Kerry has defended US' controversial surveillance programme and has also demanded that whistleblower Edward Snowden is returned to the country to face the law. However, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has come out in defence of the NSA leaker. ...
  • The Last Word: Do WikiLeaks revelations serve any purpose? 10-04-2013 11:09 PM

    WikiLeaks returned to haunt the Congress party on Monday which trashed reports claiming that Rajiv Gandhi was a middleman for a Swedish aircraft company before entering politics but the Opposition demanded that the "truth" be made public. ...
  • WikiLeaks to release 1 million new documents: Julian Assange 21-12-2012 09:28 AM

    The 41-year-old addressed the public from the balcony of Ecuadorian Embassy in London. ...
  • Black money: Govt's intentions malafide, says Kiran Bedi 11-11-2012 06:10 PM

    Former Swiss bank employee Rudolf Elmer, who gave WikiLeaks the black money list, told CNN-IBN on Sunday that the list included Indian politicians, cricketers and film stars. ...
  • US must stop probing me, says Julian Assange 26-10-2012 08:33 AM

    In an exclusive interview with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, he gives us an idea of how life has been at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Assange has been there since June, 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden. When asked what is it like living in an embassy, Assange said, "It...
  • Assange can continue extradition fight in UK 06-12-2011 08:55 AM

    London High Court ruled that Julian Assange can fight his extradition to Sweden now in Britain's top court. ...
  • Decision on Assange's plea on extradition today 05-12-2011 10:45 AM

    A High Court in London will decide on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assanges plea against extradition to Sweden. ...
  • Assange not above the law: Meghnad Desai 02-11-2011 04:34 PM

    On Julian Assange's extradition issue, Desai said Sweden is a law abiding country with good of human rights record. ...
  • The Last Word: the WikiLeaks fallout 09-09-2011 10:30 PM

    Karan Thapar examines if WikiLeaks revelations have embarrassed the politicians and bureaucrats. ...
  • FTN: Is Mayawati caught in an image trap? 06-09-2011 11:41 PM

    A WikiLeaks cable had said that Mayawati sent a private jet to Mumbai to get a pair of sandals for herself. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 06-09-2011 11:28 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Twitter abuzz over WikiLeaks-Mayawati tussle 06-09-2011 10:08 PM

    Mayawati called WikiLeaks' owner mad after the cable revealed that she sent a private jet to Mumbai to get her a pair of sandals. ...
  • WikiLeaks reveals Mayawati's sandal scandal 06-09-2011 08:48 PM

    UP Chief Minsiter Mayawati says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a lunatic to suggest that she sent her private jet to Mumbai to pick up her favourite pair of footwear. ...
  • Mayawati corrupt, authoritarian: WikiLeaks 06-09-2011 12:42 PM

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati has a "penchant for personal corruption" and a strong authoritarian streak, according to WikiLeaks. The whistleblower site claims that Mayawati's close confidante and Rajya Sabha MP Satish Mishra told US officials on May 29, 2007, 16 days after...
  • D Raja demands explanation from govt over WikiLeaks 04-09-2011 11:29 AM

    D Raja reacts to the WikiLeaks cable that quotes former national security adviser as saying India wasn't serious about David Headley's extradition. ...
  • Find a security glitch, get paid $ 500: FB 01-09-2011 10:11 AM

    Facebook has announced that it is ready to pay people at least $ five hundred if they point out security glitches. ...
  • Wikileaks provide new insight on Osama and Al-Qaeda 26-04-2011 08:48 AM

    9/11 mastermind Khaled Sheikh Mohammed reportedly told interrogators Al Qaeda has hidden a N-device in Europe. ...
  • Left will win Bengal, Kerala polls: Karat 27-03-2011 06:08 PM

    This week on Devil's Advocate, Karan Thapar talks to CPI(M)General Secretary Prakash Karat about the Left's view of its prospects in the forthcoming elections, WikiLeaks and more. ...
  • Wiki on Jaitley: 'Hindutva an opportunity for BJP' 26-03-2011 02:33 PM

    Arun Jaitley told an embassy official that Hindu nationalism was just an opportunistic issue for BJP. ...
  • PM hits back at BJP, Advani over WikiLeaks 23-03-2011 11:14 PM

    The PM said no one from the Congress or the govt indulged in any unlawful activity during the trust vote. ...
  • WikiLeaks cables not entirely true: Shyam Saran 20-03-2011 03:42 PM

    On this week's episode of Devil's Advocate Karan Thapar talks with the former foreign secretary on WikiLeaks. ...
  • Can the PM wash his hands of the WikiLeaks expose? 18-03-2011 10:27 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Can the PM wash his hands of the WikiLeaks expose?' ...
  • The Last Word: Did Cong use cash to buy trust vote? 18-03-2011 05:05 PM

    On The Last Word, Karan Thapar discusses the Wikileaks revelation with N Ram and David Mulford. ...
  • FTN: Are Wikileaks revelations legally admissible? 17-03-2011 11:19 PM

    Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if the WikiLeaks revelations are legally admissible. ...
  • Need proof of WikiLeaks allegations: Somnath 17-03-2011 10:32 PM

    Somnath Chatterjee said that investigations should be held in refernce to WikiLeaks allegations as it is a very serious thing to happen. ...
  • WikiLeaks are laughable: Ajit SIngh 17-03-2011 09:59 PM

    The WikiLeaks revelations are embarrasingin but if you look at the facts it is laughable, says Rashtriya Lok Dal leader Ajit Singh. ...
  • WikiLeaks: Nuke warnings issued 2 years ago 17-03-2011 07:40 AM

    New documents released by WikiLeaks show that Japan had been warned of a meltdown two years ago. ...