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Parliamentary panel recommends more accountability of social media platforms

It also recommended widening the scope of proposed data protection legislation

17 Dec 2021 7:22 AM

IT rules will create safer social media: Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

The new rules which came into effect on May 25 mandate social media companies to establish a grievance redressal mechanism

12 Jul 2021 7:06 AM

India says U.S. social media giants must obey its laws

You have to be accountable to India's constitution and India's laws, said IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

01 Jul 2021 10:18 AM

Shashidhar Nanjundaiah | Twitter vs Govt: Free speech, interrupted…

The role of social media in the current framework is not quite as simple, but whether they are completely hands-off is debatable

19 Jun 2021 7:07 AM

Shashidhar Nanjundaiah | New online, digital code fails to empower users

Fake news is a significant reason that media literacy has emerged strongly in the education curricula around the world

02 Mar 2021 10:20 AM


Contemplating 'some action' on regulating OTT platforms, Centre tells SC

At present there is no law or autonomous body governing the digital content to monitor and manage these digital contents

16 Feb 2021 1:02 PM

AA Edit | Bihar cops overstep limits

The Bihar chief minister, Nitish Kumar, has not helped matters either by talking up against criticism of the government on social media

27 Jan 2021 8:28 AM

Now order your meds by WhatsApp

Supply arrangements with India Post have been made for delivery of medicines to the remotely located stores

05 May 2020 3:15 PM

Pakistan telecom authority threatens to ban Twitter

In September 2012, the Pak­istan Telecommuni­cation Authority (PTA) blocked access to YouTube throughout the country for over two years.

16 Aug 2018 2:07 PM

Mother thrashed by daughter, son-in-law; dragged out of house in Gujarat

In the video, a man and a woman are seen beating a frail old woman who is lying on the ground in a hut.

20 Jun 2018 1:53 PM


Abuse thrives as social media giants watch on

Careful consideration is only given when a user fumes about it for the second or third time.

14 Jun 2018 12:30 AM

Briefest-ever-press briefing: Rahul Gandhi's snappy interaction stumps Mumbai media

Many of the journalists took to social media platforms to voice their displeasure over the brief affair.

13 Jun 2018 9:33 PM