WikiLeaks leaks Fifth Estate screenplay

2013-09-24 20:00

WikiLeaks has posted the script to The Fifth Estate and made its most forceful denunciation of the film about the site's creation and its colourful founder.

No signs of hatred on Manning's laptop

2013-06-04 22:45

An Army investigator has testified he found no evidence that a soldier accused of the biggest breach of classified information in US history hated his country.

Assange condemns 'show trial'

2013-06-04 18:41

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange condemns the "show trial" of Bradley Manning, the US soldier accused of helping Al-Qaeda.

Secrecy shrouds WikiLeaks pretrial

2013-05-06 21:47

Government secrecy has reached a new level this week in the court-martial of an Army private, who gave classified documents to WikiLeaks.

WikiLeaks soldier's request rejected

2013-02-26 22:32

A US military judge has denied a defence request to dismiss the case against Army Private First Class Bradley Manning in the mass disclosure of military and diplomatic secrets by WikiLeaks.

James McAvoy drops out of WikiLeaks film

2012-11-30 12:06

James McAvoy has been forced to drop out of the Wikileaks movie because of his commitments to X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Westwood to sell Julian Assange T-shirts

2012-10-31 11:18

British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood will be selling T-shirts in support of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up in Ecuador's London embassy for four months.

Kremlin TV to air Julian Assange show

2012-01-25 15:44

The Kremlin's English-language television station has revealed that it will be broadcasting Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's new television show.

Julian Assange book sparks quarrel

2011-09-26 11:08

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has become the first man in the history of publishing to have an unauthorised autobiography see the light.

WikiLeaks: US on 'sad state of SABC'

2011-09-05 15:50

America has been keeping a close eye on the struggling SABC with a cable sent from the US Pretoria Embassy in 2009 summarising how they're "drowning in the red".

ANC fears losing Tshwane - WikiLeaks

2011-03-30 10:00

The DA says a leaked WikiLeaks cable, in which the ANC admits to having "big internal problems" in Tshwane, shows the ruling party is nervous it could lose the metro to the DA.

Libya holds fortune in US banks

2011-02-25 06:51

Libya has billions of dollars in US bank accounts, according to a confidential US diplomatic cable.

Swiss bank whistleblower in court

2011-01-19 13:56

Rudolf Elmer, a former Swiss banker who handed over secret banking data to whistleblowing website Wikileaks, has appeared in court.

Zim worries about Wikileaks

2011-01-16 13:55

Zimbabwe's attorney general has appointed a probe team to assess whether any of the diplomatic cables in custody of whistle blowing site Wikileaks reveal breaches of the country's security laws, which may lead to prosecution of those cited.

Miss A, Miss W, Assange's accusers

2010-12-19 12:02

The two Swedish women who accuse Julian Assange of rape, sexual molestation and coercion are a 31-year-old feminist activist and a 27-year-old admirer, various corroborative sources say.

Assange pines for computer in jail

2010-12-10 21:09

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is being held in London, has been refused the use of his own laptop but will be given a prison computer.

Berlusconi gets ultimatum

2010-12-09 18:43

Allies of the Italian speaker of parliament say they will introduce a vote of no-confidence in Silvio Berlusconi if he does not resign.

Assange refused bail by UK court

2010-12-07 18:30

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was refused bail by a British court after he was arrested over allegations of sex crimes in Sweden.

PayPal cuts off WikiLeaks

2010-12-05 09:02

The online payment service provider PayPal has cut off the account used by WikiLeaks to collect donations.

WikiLeaks no threat to SA - govt

2010-12-02 22:29

The current leaks of US embassy cables through website WikiLeaks do not pose a threat to South Africa, says the government.

BofA may be next WikiLeaks target

2010-12-01 09:19

Bank of America Corp's shares declined 3% on Tuesday amid investor fears the largest US bank by assets may be at the center of WikiLeaks next document release.

WikiLeaks to release CIA files

2010-08-25 09:59

WikiLeaks, the whistle-blowing website that published secret US military files on the war in Afghanistan last month, says it will release CIA documents.


Absent Assange looms over WikiLeaks film debut

2013-09-06 08:52

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, but he's very present at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Hacker who turned US WikiLeaks suspect testifies

2013-06-04 21:32

A computer hacker who told authorities that a US soldier was giving information to WikiLeaks testified the Army private never said he wanted to help the enemy.

Manning dumped info 'into enemy hands'

2013-06-03 22:15

US soldier Bradley Manning faced life in prison as his trial began, three years after he was charged with providing reams of highly-sensitive material to anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks.

Secret tape in WikiLeaks case released

2013-03-12 21:47

A group pressing for more open government has flouted a military ban to release a secretly-recorded audio of testimony by US Army private Bradley Manning, accused of leaking war files.

Ex-backer denounces WikiLeaks founder

2013-02-06 21:18

Jemima Khan, a celebrity backer of Julian Assange who put up bail money for him, has gone public with her frustrations about the WikiLeaks founder.

Guilty plea offered in WikiLeaks case

2012-11-08 17:20

Bradley Manning, the US Army soldier charged with sending reams of government secrets to WikiLeaks, is offering to plead guilty to some less serious offences.

WikiLeaks releases more secret documents

2012-10-25 18:44

Julian Assange's WikiLeaks website has started publishing more than 100 US Department of Defence documents including the first prisoner treatment manual for Guantanamo Bay.

Assange mom to protest at Obama visit

2011-11-09 13:03

The mother of Australian-born whistleblower Julian Assagne says she would picket a visit of US President Barack Obama to the capital Canberra, to rally support for her son.

WikiLeaks 'unauthorised' book published

2011-09-22 07:47

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's memoir is being published without his approval.


2011-05-13 15:41

A in-depth look at the man who caused many a nation to almost come to a complete stand still.

'Gaddafi feud burst Coca-Cola's bubble'

2011-03-04 10:44

When soft drink giant Coca-Cola moved into Libya, it became embroiled in a brutal feud between members of Muammar Gaddafi's all-powerful family, a report says.

WikiLeaks exposes SA spy boss

2011-01-23 09:19

An explosive WikiLeaks cable claims that spy boss and President Jacob Zuma confidante Mo Shaik threatened to expose the “political skeletons” of Zuma’s enemies.

Wikileaks to reveal Swiss bank data

2011-01-18 06:47

WikiLeaks is planning a full disclosure of confidential bank details of about 2 000 prominent individuals supplied by a former Swiss banker.

Bank of America cuts off WikiLeaks

2010-12-19 12:57

The US bank is the latest to stop processing payments for WikiLeaks in the wake of the website's release of confidential US diplomatic cables.

Dutch man held for cyber attack

2010-12-12 11:24

Dutch police have arrested a 19-year-old man on suspicion of joint responsibility for a cyber attack on the website of the public prosecution office.

Cuba could be insolvent soon - WikiLeaks

2010-12-10 19:32

A newly released confidential US diplomatic cable predicts Cuba's economic situation could become "fatal" within two to three years.

'Shell had access to everything in Nigeria'

2010-12-09 15:55

Oil giant Shell infiltrated key Nigerian ministries, giving it access to politicians' every move in the oil-rich nation, says WikiLeaks.

Information overlord

2010-12-07 10:47

If the protection of information bill is passed SA will need a Wikileaks to keep the democracy flag flying, says Simon Dingle.

Assange faces new arrest warrant

2010-12-02 22:35

Sweden says it will issue a new arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as his website keeps on exposing information.

Assange location known - lawyer

2010-12-02 16:06

British police and the security services of several countries know the whereabouts of Julian Assange, his lawyer says.

World braces for WikiLeaks flood

2010-11-27 14:33

Governments around the world are bracing for the release of millions of potentially embarrassing US diplomatic cables by WikiLeaks as Washington races to contain the fallout.

Moore praises WikiLeaks 'source'

2010-08-21 13:38

Michael Moore, the Oscar-winning filmmaker, will contribute $5 000 to help defend the army private suspected of leaking classified documents from serving time in prison.

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