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YouTube ‘paedophilia ring’ scandal: More than 400 channels banned

YouTube took action against the offending channels in the last 48 hours.

24 Feb 2019 11:40 AM

Oh God! Now China has blocked Microsoft Bing too

It is the latest foreign technology service to be shut down behind the country’s Great Firewall.

24 Jan 2019 10:08 AM

Hairdressers in Pakistan say no to French and English beards calling them un-Islamic

Last month, the Dera Ghazi Khan District Council passed a resolution for imposing a ban on growing beard of various designs.

06 Mar 2018 8:44 PM

Controversial pelvic mesh implants banned in Australia over risks to patients

There is a “lack of adequate scientific evidence” that there were more benefits than risks to using them to treat urinary incontinence.

30 Nov 2017 8:11 PM

Egypt police shut down screening of banned thriller

Egyptian police have raided a tiny alternative film venue in Cairo to prevent the screening of a thriller.

29 Nov 2017 7:09 PM


British restaurant bans diners from photographing their food

Waterside Inn in Berkshire will no longer tolerate eager social-media snappers in its prestigious dining room.

06 Nov 2017 12:03 PM

J&K govt suspends 22 social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter, for 1 month

The department has invoked powers conferred on it under Indian Telegraph Act and IT Act to suspend the internet services.

26 Apr 2017 6:13 PM

Universities ban startups from hiring in India: Report

Zomato and other startups have been banned from recruiting fresher from Indian universities.

30 Jan 2017 10:46 AM