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CPI-M MP Elaram Kareem gives suspension of business notice in RS over Pegasus issue

New Delhi | July 27, 2021 11:15:17 AM IST
Communist Party of India (Marxist) MP Elaram Kareem gave a suspension of business notice under Rule 267 in Rajya Sabha to suspend the business and discuss the alleged Pegasus Spyware.... read..
 

PM should call an all-party meeting on Pegasus issue: Mamata Banerjee after meeting PM Modi in Delhi

New Delhi | July 27, 2021 6:15:12 PM IST
Stating that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should call an all-party meeting on the Pegasus issue, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said there should be a Supreme Court-monitored probe in this matter.... read..
 

Cong MP Manicka Tagore gives adjournment notice in LS over Pegasus issue

New Delhi | July 27, 2021 9:45:13 AM IST
Congress MP Manicka Tagore on Tuesday gave an adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha and demanded a discussion in the presence of the Prime Minister or Home Minister on the Pegasus snooping, spying and surveillance scandal.... read..
 

Congress' Shaktisinh Gohil gives suspension of business notice in RS for discussion over Pegasus Project

New Delhi | July 27, 2021 9:15:05 AM IST
Congress Rajya Sabha MP Shaktisinh Gohil on Tuesday gave a 'suspension of business' notice under rule 267 in the Rajyasabha to have a discussion on the Pegasus Project in the presence of the Prime Minister or Home Minister.... read..
 

Centre acting in dictatorial manner, not ready to solve Pegasus issue, alleges Mallikarjun Kharge

New Delhi | July 27, 2021 3:45:15 PM IST
Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday targetted the Central government over the Pegasus spyware issue and said that dictatorship is prevailing in the country and the Center is not ready to solve issues in a democratic man... read..
 

Pegasus snooping row: Oppn in RS to stick to demand for probe

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:06 PM IST
The logjam over the Pegasus snooping row in the Rajya Sabha is likely to continue on Tuesday as the opposition is not relenting on the government offer.... read..
 

Why afraid to discuss Pegasus in Parliament? Digvijaya asks Centre

New Delhi | July 27, 2021 10:45:17 AM IST
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday targetted the Central government over the Pegasus spyware issue, asking that why it is afraid to discuss the matter in the Parliament.... read..
 

Pegasus row: Goa Congress cancels protest march to Raj Bhawan in view of floods

Panjim (Goa) | July 27, 2021 6:15:01 AM IST
In view of the devastation caused due to unprecedented floods, Goa Pradesh Congress Committee has called off the protest march to Raj Bhavan against the alleged use of Pegasus spyware for snooping on Journalist and politicians and other state-related issu... read..
 

Industrialists, PSU chiefs in Pegasus list

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST
Among the host of names from cross-section of categories whose phone numbers have appeared on the Pegasus Project list, there are also a few businessmen and bureaucrats who have made their way into the alleged surveillance list.... read..
 

Who was the Indian client in Pegasus project, asks Chidambaram

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST
Amid controversy on the Pegasus snooping row, former Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday asked the government to reveal the name of the Indian client in NSO.... read..
 

Pegasus snooping row: Senior journalists N Ram, Sashi Kumar move SC seeking inquiry headed by top court judge

New Delhi | July 27, 2021 4:15:19 PM IST
Senior journalists N Ram and Sashi Kumar approached the Supreme Court on Tuesday seeking an inquiry headed by a sitting or retired judge of the top court to investigate the reports of the government using Israeli software Pegasus to spy on politicians, ac... read..
 

Pegasus row: Manish Tewari gives adjournment motion notice in LS

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 5:15:11 PM IST
Congress leader Manish Tewari on Tuesday gave a notice to move a motion for the adjournment of Business in the Lok Sabha to discuss the Pegasus snooping issue.... read..
 

RS likely to see disruptions on Monday on Pegasus snooping issue

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST
The Rajya Sabha may witness disruptions again on the Pegasus snooping issue and suspension of Trinamool MP Santanu Sen.... read..
 

Congress leaders give adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha over Pegasus issue

New Delhi | July 26, 2021 10:45:36 AM IST
Congress leaders Manish Tewari and Manickam Tagore on Monday gave adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha to discuss the 'Pegasus Project' issue.... read..
 

Congress MP K C Venugopal gives notice in RS for discussion over 'Pegasus Project'

New Delhi | July 26, 2021 11:45:15 AM IST
Congress MP K C Venugopal has given a notice under rule 267 in Rajya Sabha on Monday for suspension of business for the day to have a discussion in the presence of the Prime Minister or Home Minister on the Pegasus Project issue.... read..
 

DMK MP T Siva gives suspension of business notice in RS over Pegasus issue

New Delhi | July 26, 2021 11:45:21 AM IST
DMK MP T Siva on Monday gave a suspension of Business notice in Rajya Sabha and demanded a discussion on the 'Pegasus Project' issue with the proceedings all set to resume once again after the House was adjourned on Friday.... read..
 

2 numbers used by Bihar Cricket Association president in Pegasus list

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 6:45:06 PM IST
The phone numbers of the Bihar Cricket Association chief Rakesh Tiwary, considered close to those at the helm of cricket administration in India, has been identified in the leaked database that was analysed by the Pegasus Project, The Wire reported.... read..
 

Pegasus row: RS Oppn floor leaders meet to devise strategy

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 5:15:05 PM IST
The Floor leaders of the opposition parties in the Rajya Sabha met Monday morning at the chamber of Leader of opposition in the House, Mallikarjun Kharge, to devise a strategy on the Pegasus snooping issue.... read..
 

Kharge demands discussion on Pegasus issue in Parliament

Politics | July 26, 2021 6:15:05 PM IST
Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Monday reiterated the Opposition's demand for a discussion on the issue of alleged snooping using Pegasus spyware and said that the Central government does not want to go by the rules of the Consti... read..
 

West Bengal forms commission to investigate Pegasus spyware issue

Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 26, 2021 2:15:06 PM IST
Amid the Pegasus spyware controversy, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced that West Bengal has formed a commission to investigate the matter.... read..
 

Mamata sets up panel to probe Pegasus hacking in Bengal

Kolkata |Monday, 2021 8:15:05 PM IST
Hours before going to Delhi, chief minister Mamata Banerjee threw open a challenge to the BJP government at the centre by announcing an enquiry commission that will look into the 'widely reported' issues of illegal hacking and monitoring of mobile phones ... read..
 

Ashwani Kumar hails Mamata Banerjee government's decision to form inquiry panel over Pegasus row

By Amit Kumar

New Delhi | July 26, 2021 6:15:17 PM IST
Congress leader and former union law minister Ashwani Kumar has hailed Mamta Banerjee government's decision to constitute a statutory commission of inquiry into the Pegasus surveillance allegations and said it is a "welcome political statement in aid of t... read..
 

Top ED officer, Kejriwal's aide, PMO, NITI Aayog officials in Pegasus list

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST
Rajeshwar Singh, a senior Enforcement Directorate officer who led several high-profile investigations conducted by his agency, was selected as a probable target for surveillance by an Indian client of the Israeli spyware firm NSO Group, an investigation o... read..
 

CPI(M) MP approaches SC seeking court-monitored SIT probe in Pegasus report

New Delhi | July 25, 2021 1:15:09 AM IST
Communist Marxist Party of India (Marxist) leader and Rajya Sabha MP John Brittas has approached the Supreme Court seeking a court-monitored probe by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) into reports of the government using Israeli software Pegasus to spy o... read..
 

Pegasus issue: Snooping is violation of fundamental rights; govt hasn't cared to investigate, says CPI-M MP

New Delhi | July 25, 2021 10:15:17 AM IST
Communist Marxist Party of India (Marxist) leader and Rajya Sabha MP John Brittas said snooping of activists, politicians, journalists and Constitutional functionaries by the Israeli spyware Pegasus is a violation of fundamental rights while alleging that... read..
 

Israel to examine tighter controls on export of spywares like Pegasus

London |Saturday, 2021 1:45:05 AM IST
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 be tightened,... read..
 

Pegasus affair: Maha Congress protests outside Raj Bhavan

Mumbai |Friday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST
Leaders of the Maharashtra Congress along with ministers, legislators, journalists, lawyers, social activists and others held a full-throated protest outside the Raj Bhavan demanding a probe into the Pegasus snooping revelations, here on Thursday.... read..
 

Pegasus is Israeli weapon, Centre used it against India: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi | July 23, 2021 11:44:58 AM IST
Attacking the Centre, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday said Pegasus spyware is an Israeli classified weapon that the government has used against the institutions of the country.... read..
 

All allegations, all finger-pointing should be at the customer: Pegasus spyware seller

London |Friday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST
The maker of the powerful spy software allegedly used to hack the phones of various people around the globe says blaming the company is like "criticising a car manufacturer when a drunk driver crashes", the BBC reported.... read..
 

Pegasus story an attempt to malign Indian democracy: IT Minister

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 4:15:05 AM IST
With the Pegasus snoopgate leading to ruckus in the Parliament, Union Electronics and IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Thursday that the news story on snooping was an attempt to malign India's democracy and its institutions.... read..
 

Pegasus row: Rahul demands Shah's resignation, SC probe against Modi

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 5:45:06 PM IST
Upping the ante against the government, former Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday described Pegasus as a weapon and demanded resignation of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.... read..
 

Congress to protest in front of Gandhi statue in Parliament over farmers agitation, Pegasus issue

New Delhi | July 23, 2021 9:14:56 AM IST
Congress MPs will hold protest in front of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Parliament over farmers' agitation and the 'Pegasus Project' media report on Friday.... read..
 

Pegasus row: Rahul demands Shah's resignation, SC probe against Modi (Ld)

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 8:45:06 PM IST
Upping the ante against the government, former Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday described Pegasus as a weapon and demanded resignation of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.... read..
 

Pegasus row: Shashi Tharoor demands SC-led judicial probe

New Delhi | July 23, 2021 3:14:56 PM IST
As the controversy over the Pegasus spyware sparking row, Congress MP and chairperson of the parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology Shashi Tharoor on Friday demanded a sitting Supreme Court judge-led judicial probe into the matter.... read..
 

Former CBI Chief Alok Verma added to Pegasus list after being sacked

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 5:15:06 AM IST
The Pegasus leaked list contains numbers of former CBI Director Alok Verma and his family, and of Rakesh Asthana, against whom the CBI had filed a case, The Wire reported.... read..
 

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

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST
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 between 2017 an... read..
 

Lok Sabha: Congress MP moves Adjournment motion on Pegasus issue

New Delhi | July 23, 2021 9:45:01 AM IST
Congress MP B Manickam Tagore on Friday has moved a motion of Adjournment of the business in Lok Sabha to discuss over 'Pegasus Project' media report.... read..
 

Pegasus row: Opposition MPs protest inside Parliament premises

New Delhi | July 23, 2021 11:15:05 AM IST
Congress, DMK and Shiv Sena MPs protested against the alleged Pegasus snooping controversy in front of the Mahatma Gandhi statue inside Parliament premises on Friday.... read..
 

'Fake news', Oppn maligning India's image, says BJP on Pegasus snooping reports

New Delhi | July 22, 2021 8:15:09 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said the story around the usage of Pegasus spyware for snooping is "fake news" and accused the Opposition of maligning the image of the country.... read..
 

Telegram founder Pavel Durov listed in Pegasus data, person of interest for UAE

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST
Amid the varied cast of people whose numbers appear on a list of individuals selected by NSO Group's client governments, one name stands out as particularly ironic. Pavel Durov, the enigmatic Russian-born tech billionaire who has built his reputation on c... read..
 

Dubai suspected after Princess Haya listed in Pegasus data

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 5:15:06 AM IST
Mobile phone numbers belonging to Princess Haya bint al-Hussein of Dubai, her closest aides, advisers and friends, were being entered into a computer system operated by agents of the emirate of Dubai, one of the clients of spyware manufacturer NSO Group, ... read..
 

Pegasus row: TMC MP Santanu Sen snatches statement from IT Minister in Rajya Sabha, tears it into pieces

New Delhi | July 22, 2021 3:45:18 PM IST
Amid the ongoing tiff over the Pegasus issue between the Centre and Opposition, TMC MP Santanu Sen on Thursday snatched the statement from Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw in Rajya Sabha and tore it into pieces.... read..
 

Pegasus row: IT Minister reiterates media report attempted to malign Indian democracy

New Delhi | July 22, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST
Union Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday reiterated that the media report about the use of Pegasus spyware is a carefully-timed attempt to malign the Indian democracy.... read..
 

PIL in SC seeking SIT probe in Pegasus spying case

New Delhi | July 22, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST
Lawyer Manohar Lal Sharma filed a Public Interest Litigation(PIL) seeking a Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team(SIT) probe into the alleged use of Pegasus spyware by the Central government to snoop into the phones of several politicians, jo... read..
 

Pegasus row: Govt scuttling down issue to save themselves, says Kharge

New Delhi | July 22, 2021 1:15:02 PM IST
As the controversy over Pegasus Project sparking a row, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge alleged that the government is trying to scuttle down the issue.... read..
 

Pegasus story is concocted, fabricated and evidence less: BJP

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 11:15:06 PM IST
Referring to alleged reports of snooping of prominent citizens using Israeli Pegasus spyware, senior BJP leader and union minister Meenakshi Lekhi on Thursday said that these kinds of stories are concocted, fabricated and have no evidence.... read..
 

Manish Tewari gives adjournment notice to discuss Pegasus project

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 4:45:06 PM IST
Congress Lok Sabha MP Manish Tewari on Thursday gave an adjournment motion notice in the Lok Sabha to discuss Pegasus project.... read..
 

Have plastered my phone's camera to prevent snooping: Mamata targets Centre over Pegasus row

Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 22, 2021 6:14:52 AM IST
Taking a jibe at the BJP-led Central government over the ongoing Pegasus row, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said that she has plastered her mobile's camera to avoid spying and added that the Centre should also be plastered otherw... read..
 

K'taka Congress to protest against Pegasus spyware scandal

Bengaluru |Thursday, 2021 1:45:05 AM IST
Karnataka Congress will organise a protest near the Raj Bhavan here on Thursday against the illegal surveillance on Indian citizens using the Pegasus spyware developed by Israels NSO Group.... read..
 

Pegasus is a concocted hack story: BJP

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 9:15:05 PM IST
Hitting out at Amnesty International's role over the alleged snooping on prominent citizens using Israeli Pegasus spyware, the BJP on Thursday termed it a concocted hack story. The saffron party said that the global fishing expedition launched by a syndic... read..
 

Plea in SC seeks court-monitored SIT probe into Pegasus snooping scandal (Ld)

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 8:45:05 PM IST
A plea has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking a court-monitored SIT probe into the Pegasus snooping scandal. The plea filed by advocate M.L. Sharma has claimed that the snooping scandal is an attack on the Indian democracy and the Supreme Court could... read..
 
 
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