Conflict of interest? Advocacy group funded by Twitter, Facebook, Google and western governments criticises new Indian social media regulations
Access Now has spoken out against the social media regulations ushered in by the Indian Government on Thursday.
Modi govt tightens noose on social media giants and ‘intermediaries’: What it means, the effects of the provisions and how it could tame the...
The guidelines define the due diligence measures that the social media platforms will have to observe to operate in India
‘Follow Indian law, no more double standards’: Full details of new guidelines for tech-giants, OTT platforms and digital media
"Social media platforms are welcome to do business in India but they need to follow the Constitution and laws of India", said Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.
Govt removes safety net that allowed platforms like Twitter to not take responsibility for their misuse, officials can be penalised
If social media platforms don’t comply with the provisions of new guidelines, this will attract penal provisions under the IT Act
‘They attacked a sovereign nation’: Australia refuses to buckle under pressure, says won’t change new legislation despite Facebook block
Australia's new law requiring social media giants to pay news outlets has triggered a war between Facebook and Australia
Facebook banned linked to news sites on its portal in Australia after a law passed requiring it to pay news organisations for news shared on it
French President Macron slams Twitter and Facebook for censoring Trump, wants decisions to be based on laws passed by govt
French President Emmanuel Macron has slammed Twitter and Facebook for arbitrary decisions regarding censorship.
‘Easier to date than girlfriends’: Hong Kong man gets engaged with sex doll, says he has never kissed or had sex with her for...
The Hong Kong man, Xie Tianrong, also has a baby with his sex doll, Facebook page is filled with pictures of him with his fiance Mochi
Photograph of PM Modi landing in Kolkata goes viral, clocks over 1 million likes on Facebook in less than 24 hours
The photograph was captured after PM Modi reached Kolkata to pay tribute to Netaji Subash Chandra Bose on 'Parakram Diwas'
‘Offensive, misleading’ social media posts against Govt officials, ministers, lawmakers to be brought under cybercrime category: Bihar ADG
Bihar leader of the Opposition Tejashwi Yadav slammed Nitish Kumar Government for the decision. He called the chief minister the "Bheeshm Pitamah" of the corrupt and the "protector of criminals".