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Hijacked Singapore oil tanker released by pirates after a week

Aug 03, 2014

Hijacked Singapore oil tanker released by pirates after a week

The 3,200-tonnes tanker, carrying a South Korean captain and chief engineer, was hijacked by pirates on July 26 off the southern coast of Ghana, the ministry said. #World #NewsTracker #Nigeria #West Africa #Ghana #pirates #Shipping lanes #Sea piracy #Singapore tanker
US refuses to name India as worst offender in patent rights

May 01, 2014

US refuses to name India as worst offender in patent rights

The United States has resisted lobbying by US businesses to take tougher trade action against India for its intellectual property policies. #United States #India #China #NewsTracker #Piracy #patents #India-US Relations #Intellectual property #Black list #IP #Patent rights
Kevin Spacey stars in IIFA, accuses India of 'stealing' House of Cards

Apr 28, 2014

Kevin Spacey stars in IIFA, accuses India of 'stealing' House of Cards

House of Cards is really big in India, I discovered," Spacey told reporters late Saturday as he walked the ceremonial carpet into the packed stadium. "Except isn't it funny that Netflix doesn't exist there yet. Which means that you're stealing it," he said. #Bollywood #World #India #TheySaidIt #IIFA #Piracy #Florida #Netflix #Entertainment #online piracy #House of Cards #Kevin Spacey #Tampa
Singapore tanker robbed by pirates in Malacca Strait

Apr 23, 2014

Singapore tanker robbed by pirates in Malacca Strait

The ship's captain, chief engineer and a supporting crewmember were found missing along with their passports and belongings which is why authorities are probing that it may be a robbery. #NewsTracker #Singapore #Malaysia #Oil tankers #pirates #World News #Piracy in international waters #Malacca strait
Kim Dotcom not allowed to access evidence for extradition

Mar 21, 2014

Kim Dotcom not allowed to access evidence for extradition

The Supreme Court ruled that US prosecutors were not required to disclose evidence at a hearing set for July to extradite Dotcom, the founder of online file sharing site Megaupload #World #Internet #US #Technology #NewsTracker #Piracy #Copyright #New Zealand #Megaupload #Kim Dotcom #sharing

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Kim Dotcom not allowed to access evidence for extradition

Aug 26, 2014

Chloë Moretz Says Pirates Killed Her ‘Kick-Ass 3′ Hopes

In a recent interview, Chloë Grace Moretz said that she isn't likely to reprise her role as Hit Girl -- and blamed piracy for the lack of a third "Kick-Ass" film...
Kim Dotcom not allowed to access evidence for extradition

Aug 20, 2014

Streaming Music Service Aims To Choke Russian Piracy Problem

Music piracy in Russia is no small affair. International record labels complain they're losing millions of dollars to Russian pirates, but that's not stopping one music startup from trying to establish a legal alternative...
Kim Dotcom not allowed to access evidence for extradition

Aug 18, 2014

PG-13, Not Piracy, Killed 'Expendables 3'

The Expendables 3 opened with $16 million last weekend, a big comedown from the $28m debut of Expendables 2 and the $35m debut of Expendables. There will be a debate over the next few weeks over the cause(s) of this sadly underwhelming debut. Putting...