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Ecuador confirms it granted citizenship to Assange
 
(Quito, Jan 12, 2018):Ecuador's Foreign Minister on Thursday confirmed that her country granted citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in December.

Maria Fernanda Espinosa made the remarks in a statement to reporters, saying Assange, who has who has spent the last five and a half years holed up at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, was granted citizenship on December 12, Efe reported.

The Australian citizen sought refuge at the Ecuadorian mission in June 2012 after losing a battle in the British courts to avoid extradition to Sweden, where prosecutors had been seeking to question him about rape allegations dating back to 2010.

Following Sweden's decision in May to end the probe, British police said that they would arrest Assange if he left the embassy, as he still faces charges of failing to surrender to the court that was hearing the extradition case.


North Korea to send 22 athletes to Winter Olympics 2018
Pak raises Jadhav's case in UNSC debate on Afghanistan
US government shuts down after Senate rejects spending bill
Tensions rise as new inmate attack fuels French prison strikes
China to enshrine Xi's name in state constitution
Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh protest repatriation move
US' Strong Retort After Pak PM's "No Case Against Hafiz Sahib" Statement
Prime Mum-ister: New Zealand PM says she's having a baby
Hafiz Saeed should be prosecuted to fullest extent of law: US
52 people killed in Kazakhstan bus fire
No action can be taken against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan PM
Trump reveals 'Fake News' award winners
N Korea agrees to send 550-member delegation to Winter
France, Britain to announce new migrant treaty: Macron
'7 ethnic Rakhine killed as Myanmar police open fire at riot'
Japan broadcaster mistakenly flashes missile alert
North Korea calls Trump nuclear button boast the 'bark of a rabid dog'
Rocket lands in Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, no casualties: MEA
I am not a 'racist', says Trump
Plane skids off Turkish runway and plunges towards sea
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS
Trollers say sorry to Gopi Sundar
 (Jan 20, 2018, DG): Online trolls had targeted Mollywood music director Gopi Sundar in the pa  
I never sexually assaulted my daughter, says Woody Allen
Watch short film titled 'Oru Marunadan Pranayakadha' by Mumbai Malayalees
Madhavan talks about the "greatest award" he received
KERALA NEWS
KM Mani gives fitting reply to Kanam Rajendran
 (Pala, Jan 20, 2018, DG): Veteran Kerala Congress (M) leader KM Mani on Saturday responded to
ANSI to study genetic disorders among Kerala tribes
ABVP worker's murder: SDPI workers arrested
ISIS killed him, claims Kummanam
NATIONAL NEWS
After ‘junior judge’ recuses himself, CJI to hear Loya case
 (NEW DELHI, Jan 20, 2018):A Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra will hear
Man commits suicide at Delhi Metro station
Schools along IB, LoC shut due to Pak shelling in Jammu
Pregnant woman gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh
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