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  • Hacker who gave information to Wikileaks passed away at 37

    London: Adrian Lamo, a computer hacker best known for passing on information that led to the arrest of Chelsea Manning, has died aged 37, the media reported on Saturday. The cause of Lamo’s death, confirmed to the BBC by the Sedgwick county coroner in Kansas, has not yet been made public.

  • Julian Assange’s arrest warrant upheld by British judge

    London : A British judge upheld the arrest warrant of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, for the second time this week, causing him a significant setback after five and a half years of evading the authorities by living in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London.

  • Assange loses appeal to overturn UK arrest warrant

    London : In a setback to Julian Assange, a British court on Tuesday ruled that an UK arrest warrant against the Wikileaks founder was still valid, signalling that he could be arrested if he tries to leave the Ecuadorian embassy here where he has been holed up since 2012.

  • Julian Assange denied diplomatic status by Britain

    London: Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London to avoid arrest and extradition to the US, was today denied diplomatic status by the UK government.

  • Donald Trump Jr bares messages with WikiLeaks during campaign

    Washington: President Donald Trump’s son has released a series of messages he had with WikiLeaks after a report suggested he had secretly liaised with the group that published Hillary Clinton’s emails during last year’selection. Donald Trump, Jr revealed what he said was the “entire” chain of Twitter direct messages with WikiLeaks between September 2016 and July this year, in which the anti-secrecy group sought to feed information to the Trump campaign and

  • Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Assange

    Stockholm: Swedish prosecutors today dropped a seven-year rape investigation into Julian Assange, a legal victory for the WikiLeaks founder who has been holed up in the Ecuadoran embassy in London since 2012.

  • ‘Restore my liberty’ says Julian Assange

    London : WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has made a fresh plea to the UK and Swedish authorities to “restore” his liberty, the media reported on Monday.

  • Assange reveals ‘denial of rape’ claims given to prosecutor

    London : WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday released a statement given to prosecutors in which he asserts he did not commit any crimes when he had sex with a woman in Sweden six years ago, reports AP. He says he did not have intercourse with a woman while she was asleep. That allegation is at the heart of an ongoing Swedish investigation into a possible rape.

  • Wikileaks denies Russia provided access to Hillary Clinton emails

    Moscow: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has denied that the Russian government was the source of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s emails that were published this year, a media report said on Thursday.

  • Assange’s Internet access ‘severed’

    Paris : Midway through releasing a series of damaging disclosures about US presidential contender Hillary Clinton, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says his hosts at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London abruptly cut him off from the internet.

  • Hillary Clinton blames Trump, WikiLeaks, Moscow after new leaks

    White Plains: The head of Hillary Clinton’s campaign team John Podesta slammed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for helping Republican rival Donald Trump in the bitter White House race, while accusing Moscow of being behind the hack.

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    Sweden to question Assange in London embassy hideout

    London: Swedish authorities have written to the Ecuadorean foreign office in UK seeking a meeting with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, as he began his fifth year
    holed out in the Ecuadoran embassy here. It could prove to be a major breakthrough in the protracted standoff between the 44-year-old Assange and Sweden, where he is wanted in relation to a 2010 rape allegation.

  • WikiLeaks to publish more Hillary Clinton emails

    London: Founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange said his organisation is preparing to publish more emails Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton sent and received while she was the the secretary of state.