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14 Arrested In Assam For "Supporting Taliban" On Social Media: Police

August 21, 2021
Newsdesk

Fourteen people were arrested from across Assam for alleged social media posts "supporting the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan", police said today. The arrests were made since Friday night and they have been charged under different sections of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, IT Act and CrPC, a senior police o | Read more|

Ghaziabad attack: DIGIPUB condemn FIR against journalists and The Wire

June 17, 2021
Newsdesk

DigiPub, a collective of digital media organisations, has strongly condemned the FIR filed against three journalists – Saba Naqvi, Rana Ayyub, Mohammad Zubair and The Wire for their tweets about a video in which an elderly Muslim man in Ghaziabad is seen describing the manner in which he was assaulted on June 5. | Read more|

Government Moves To Regulate Digital Content, Streaming With New Rules

February 25, 2021
Newsdesk

The government's new rules to regulate digital content and streaming platforms will include a strict oversight mechanism involving several ministries and a code of ethics that bans content affecting "the sovereignty and integrity of India" and that which threatens national security. | Read more|