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EU Commissioner condemns hacking by use of Pegasus spyware

New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS): The EU must swiftly legislate to further protect the rights of activists, journalists and politicians following the Pegasus spyware scandal, and the perpetrators of illegal tapping must be prosecuted, the blocs Justice Commissioner, Didier Reynders,...

Beating around the bush: SC on Centre’s denial on detailed affidavit in Pegasus row

New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) After the Centre's denial to file a detailed affidavit clarifying whether Pegasus spyware was used or not, the Supreme Court on Monday reserved its order on a batch of petitions seeking independent probe into...

Whether Centre used Pegasus or not, can’t be put on affidavit: Centre to SC

New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Centre on Monday stating national security reason told the Supreme Court it does not wish to file a detailed affidavit clarifying whether Pegasus spyware was used or not as it responded to a...

Defence ministry had no transaction with Israeli group

New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Defence Ministry put on record on Monday that it had nothing to do with snooping or Israel based NSO Group Technologies. In a written reply to a question of parliamentarian V Sivadasan in the...

Oppn issues statement demanding discussion on Pegasus snooping issue

New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS): Eighteen leaders of the like-minded opposition parties on Wednesday issued a joint statement and demanded discussion on the Pegasus snooping issue. The statement reads: "The opposition parties stand firm and united on their demand for a...

Pegasus row: Scribes say spying violated their rights, SC to hear pleas Aug 5

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Five journalists have moved the Supreme Court, contending the unauthorised use of surveillance by government agencies have violated their fundamental rights and they are directly affected by the use of Pegasus spyware. The petitioners --...

Pegasus spyware ”non-issue”; govt ready to discuss matters related to people: Joshi

New Delhi, Jul 30 (PTI) As Opposition protests over alleged snooping using Pegasus spyware continue to disrupt Parliamentary proceedings, Union minister Pralhad Joshi on Friday said the controversy was a "non-issue" and that the government was ready for discussions...

Israel inspects NSO Group offices after Pegasus revelations

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Israeli authorities have inspected the offices of surveillance outfit NSO Group in response to the Pegasus project investigation into abuses of the companys spyware by several government clients, The Guardian reported. Officials from the Defence...

Israel to examine tighter controls on export of spywares like Pegasus

London, July 23 (IANS) An Israeli commission reviewing allegations that NSO Group's Pegasus spyware was misused by its customers to target journalists and human rights activists would examine whether rules for Israel's export of cyberweapons such as Pegasus should...

Pegasus in Kashmir: More than 25 from valley were selected as potential targets

New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Besides Delhi-based Kashmiri journalists and a prominent civil society activist critical of official policy towards Jammu and Kashmir, more than 25 people from the Kashmir Valley were selected as potential targets of intrusive surveillance...

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