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Argentina criticises Britain’s ‘arrogance’ in Assange case


August 29th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 29 (IANS) Argentina's Ambassador to Britain Alicia Castro has criticized the British government's "arrogance" in dealing with the Julian Assange case.Castro told a radio station that the ... Read more...

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Ecuador yet to decide on Wikileaks founder’s asylum


August 15th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Quito, Aug 15 (IANS) Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa has denied on Twitter that his country had already decided to grant political asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange."The rumour about Assange's ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks releases 2.4 mn e-mails on Syria


July 5th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks said Thursday it has begun publishing more than 2.4 million e-mails from Syrian officials, government ministries and companies between August 2006 and ... Read more...

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Assange must face court, says Jemima Khan


June 22nd, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange must face court and answer sex crime allegations in Sweden instead of trying to avoid extradition and taking refuge inside the Ecuador ... Read more...

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Sweden child custody case: Diaspora ministry asked to take action


June 12th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 12 (IANS) The Overseas Indian Affairs ministry has been asked to take action for release of an NRI mother's son from custody of Swedish authorities in Gotland, close ... Read more...

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Government looking into NRI child’s Swedish custody


June 7th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 7 (IANS) After over a month's efforts by a local NGO for the release of an NRI mother's son from the custody of Swedish authorities in Gotland, the ... Read more...

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Assange fights extradition in British Supreme Court


February 1st, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has started his latest legal action at the Supreme Court in London to try to block his extradition to Sweden, BBC reported.The ... Read more...

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‘Swedish authorities concerned over army woman’s arrest’


January 4th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 4 (IANS) Swedish authorities as well as people of that country have voiced concern over the arrest of a Swedish army woman in Goa for possessing a live ... Read more...

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Assange extradition case goes to British supreme court


December 16th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 16 (IANS) The British supreme court Friday said it would consider an appeal by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange against his extradition to Sweden.Seven judges would hear the case ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks to auction its co-founder’s stuff on eBay


September 17th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has begun an auction on eBay to raise money, selling memorabilia tied to WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange, the New York Times ... Read more...

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Julian Assange appears in court


July 13th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in court on Tuesday in his bid to prevent extradition to Sweden where he faces sexual offence charges. The former hacker appealed ... Read more...

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‘Assange bringing WikiLeaks down’


December 23rd, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) One of beleaguered WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's main supporters has accused him of bringing the whistleblower website down and asked him to surrender to Swedish authorities, a media ... Read more...

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Julian Assange turns on enemies, allies to defend self


December 21st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has lashed out at his enemies and his allies in a bid to defend his public and private conduct.According to an interview with ... Read more...

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Bailed WikiLeaks founder Assange claims ‘life under threat’


December 19th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has claimed that his life is in danger as he prepares to fight extradition proceedings to Sweden over allegations that he sexually assaulted two ... Read more...

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Stockholm suicide bomber was ‘minutes away from something catastrophic’


December 15th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15(ANI): The Stockholm suicide bombings suspect, Taimour al-Abdaly, missed causing a massive catastrophe by a matter of minutes, Sweden's Foreign Minister Carl Bildt has said.Bildt, in an interview with the ... Read more...

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Assange says his convictions have not been shaken by his incarceration


December 14th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 14 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is fighting against his extradition to Sweden, has declared from his London cell that his convictions have not been shaken by his imprisonment.He ... Read more...

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Wikileaks founder Assange appeals for his release in UK


December 14th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): 'Wikileaks' founder Julian Assange, who was arrested in the London for sexually assaulting two women during his stay in Sweden, has reportedly appealed to the Westminster magistrates court ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks supporters plan protests in Europe, Latin America


December 11th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- WikiLeaks supporters have announced plans to stage demonstrations in various European and Latin American cities on Saturday to protest the detention of Julian Assange, the founder of the ... Read more...

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US acting like ‘retrogressive Pak’ in its attempts to censor WikiLeaks: Pak editorial


December 9th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 9 (ANI): The WikiLeaks-Assange episode indicates that the 'backwardness' of underdeveloped countries like Pakistan, which was called 'retrogressive' for banning social networking site 'Facebook', has now spread to the ... Read more...

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Assange extradition case could last many months


December 8th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.8 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will fight his extradition to Sweden in a case that could be dragged out for months, costing the British taxpayer tens of thousands of pounds. ... Read more...

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Wikileaks founder Julian Assange arrested in London


December 7th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.7 (ANI): The founder of the whistle-blowing website Wikileaks, Julian Assange, has been arrested by the Metropolitan Police on charges of assaulting two women.The 39-year-old Australian has denied allegations that he ... Read more...

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Statement from Scotland Yard on Julian Assange


December 7th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Scotland Yard on Tuesday released the following statement regarding the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange."Officers from the Metropolitan Police Service's Extradition Unit have this morning, Tuesday ... Read more...

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Assange to surrender to British police (Lead)


December 7th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) Beleaguered WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will surrender to British police -- possibly as early as Tuesday -- after a fresh arrest warrant was issued by the Swedish authorities, ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder may sue Oz PM Gillard for defamation


December 7th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.7 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is reported to be considering the option of suing Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard for defamation.Gillard has accused the embattled Australian of "illegal" conduct over ... Read more...

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US aiming to prosecute WikiLeaks founder Assange over diplomatic cables release


December 7th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): US Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. has reportedly authorised "significant" actions aimed at prosecuting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over the release of thousands of diplomatic cables.Holder, who ... Read more...

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Wikileaks founder Assange likely to hand himself to UK police today over rape charges


December 7th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): Julian Assange, founder of the whistleblower website 'Wikileaks', is reportedly preparing to hand himself to the British police possibly by Tuesday after a fresh European Arrest Warrant was ... Read more...

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Assange escapes arrest in Britain on legal point


December 2nd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 2 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is facing sex crime charges in Sweden, escaped arrest in Britain Thursday as Swedish authorities failed to fill out an arrest warrant correctly, ... Read more...

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Interpol issues wanted notice for WikiLeaks founder Assange over ’sex crimes’


December 1st, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): The Interpol has issued a 'wanted' notice in Sweden against Julian Assange, the founder of the whistleblower website WikiLeaks, in connection with "sex crimes" that he had denied ... Read more...

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Wikileaks Founder Refutes Reports Of Organizational Conflicts


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Julian Assange the editor-in-chief of the famous whistle blowing site Wikileaks recently talked at length about the activities of his organization with a leading media ... Read more...

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Sweden withdraws rape warrant against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange


August 22nd, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London Aug 22 (ANI): Swedish authorities have withdrawn an arrest warrant against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, stating that the accusation of rape against him was unfounded."I don't think there is reason to ... Read more...

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Sweden drops rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange‎


August 22nd, 2010 - 3:34 am ICT by BNO News
STOCKHOLM (BNO NEWS) -- Swedish authorities on Saturday dropped a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange just hours after Chief Prosecutor Eva Finné ordered an arrest warrant.Finné "has come to the ... Read more...

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Wikileaks founder Assange wanted on rape charges in Sweden, says charges ‘without basis’


August 21st, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by BNO News
STOCKHOLM (BNO NEWS) -- Swedish authorities on Saturday issued an arrest warrant for Julian Assange, the founder of whistle-blowing website Wikileaks.Karin Rosander, the Director of Communication for the Swedish Prosecution ... Read more...

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Dutch authorities arrest Boeing 737 pilot who had no valid pilot license


March 3rd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- A Swedish pilot was arrested at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on Tuesday on charges of flying commercial airliners with no valid pilot license for more than 13 years, authorities ... Read more...

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Sweden accepts request for transfer of prosecution of a Swedish national hacker


February 9th, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO (BNO NEWS) – Sweden accepted the request to transfer the prosecution of a Swedish national charged with hacking and trade secret theft, U.S. Attorney Joseph Russoniello announced on Monday.Philip Gabriel ... Read more...

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Court orders child murder suspect to remain in custody


May 3rd, 2008 - 9:41 pm ICT by admin
DPA Stockholm May 3 (DPA) A Swedish district court Saturday ordered a 31-year-old German woman to remain in custody on suspicion of beating two children to death in March. The remand custody hearing ... Read more...

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