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May 03, 2017
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange seeks lifting of Swedish detention orderA lawyer for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has resubmitted a request for a Stockholm court to drop a detention order relating to a possible sex crime in Sweden seven years ago.
Sep 27, 2016
Home Ministry sends Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti's asylum application for security vettingBaloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti's application seeking political asylum in India has been referred to security agencies for vetting before a final decision by the Union Cabinet.
Dec 12, 2014
Norway denies asylum to Mexican who gatecrashed Nobel ceremonyNorwegian authorities have denied the request for political asylum by a young Mexican who interrupted the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony held in Oslo Town Hall.
Oct 23, 2013
Press club dharna: Pakistani couple seek asylum in DelhiFor the last ten days, a Pakistani couple, Zulfikar and Fatima Shah have been camped outside the Press Club of India in Delhi, demanding asylum in India. Their reasons for doing so reveal an amazing story
Aug 07, 2013
After Snowden gets asylum, Obama cancels meeting with PutinU.S. President Barack Obama is cancelling his planned meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin scheduled for next month in Moscow, an administration official said on Wednesday
Aug 07, 2013
Obama cancels meeting with Putin, says Snowden row affected decisionIn a rare snub, US President Barack Obama today cancelled his plans to meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin after intelligence whistleblower Edward Snowden was granted temporary asylum by Moscow
Jul 24, 2013
Snowden will stay in Moscow airport for now, says his lawyerA lawyer advising National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says his asylum status has not been resolved and that he is going to stay at the Moscow airport for now
Jul 02, 2013
Why India isn't going to grant Edward Snowden asylumIndia has said that it hasn't received any formal request for asylum from Snowden and Khurshid has said that the country isn't an 'open house'.
Jun 21, 2013
Icelandic businessman readies private plane for Snowden's escapeAn Icelandic businessman linked to WikiLeaks said he has readied a private plane to take Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who exposed secret U.S. surveillance programmes, to Iceland if the government grants him asylum
Aug 17, 2012
How Assange can elude UK officials and get to EcuadorBritain says it still intends to arrest the WikiLeaks chief the moment he steps out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London and extradite him to Sweden for questioning about alleged sexual assaults. Is there any way out for Assange?