Global media reaction to Theresa May’s Brexit vote

Following the resounding defeat of U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal in the U.K. Parliament last night, the global media are giving their reactions to the vote – and they’re not holding back. May’s deal was roundly rejected by British members of Parliament (MP) with 432 MPs voting against it and 202 approving it, […]

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Social Media Giants Said to Plan Push-Back on India’s New Draft Regulations

Global social media and technology giants are gearing up to fight sweeping new rules proposed by the Indian government that would require them to actively regulate content in one of the world’s biggest Internet markets, sources close to the matter told Reuters. The rules, proposed by the Information Technology ministry on Christmas Eve, would compel […]

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MeitY Issues Draft IT Rules for Social Media, Messaging Platforms Up for Public Consultation

Amid concerns over Central government’s powers to snoop into computers, the Electronics and IT Ministry has come out with draft IT rules focused on social media platforms. “The instances of misuse of social media by criminals and anti-national elements have brought new challenges to the ‘Law Enforcement Agencies’ (LEA),” the ministry said in a statement. […]

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Saif Ali Khan’s legendary mom Sharmila Tagore wants Taimur Ali Khan protected from media

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Prince William criticizes social media firms for letting ‘conspiracy pollute the public sphere’

Prince William criticized social media firms for failing to take action to prevent wide-spread issues such as cyber bullying and misinformation campaigns. In a speech delivered at the BBC on Thursday, the Duke of Cambridge said the sector had allowed “misinformation and conspiracy to pollute the public sphere.” “The tools that we use to congratulate […]

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