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Around 22 YouTube channels blocked over misinformation, 4 from Pakistan

Around 22 YouTube channels blocked over misinformation, 4 from Pakistan

New Delhi: The centre has blocked 22 YouTube channels for spreading misinformation related to national security, foreign relations and public order, as per reports. Eighteen Indian YouTube news channels have been blocked for the first time under IT Rules, 2021. Four Pakistan based YouTube news channels have also been blocked

India appeals against WTO panel ruling on sugar export subsidies: Official

India appeals against WTO panel ruling on sugar export subsidies: Official

NEW DELHI : The Indian government has filed an appeal in World Trade Organization’s Appellate Body against a ruling on sugar export subsidies stating that New Delhi’s domestic support measures for sugar and sugarcane are inconsistent with global trade norms, an official said. In its appeal, the Indian government has

Air India has time till mid-July to challenge Cairn lawsuit: Report

Air India has time till mid-July to challenge Cairn lawsuit: Report

New Delhi: Air India has time till mid-July to challenge the lawsuit filed by Britain’s Cairn Energy PLC demanding that a US federal court force the airline to pay a $1.26 billion arbitration award it had won against the Indian government in December, sources said. Air India is controlled by

WhatsApp sues Indian govt, says new media rules mean end to privacy: Reports

WhatsApp sues Indian govt, says new media rules mean end to privacy: Reports

New Delhi: Calling the new rules to be in violation of privacy rights under Indian constitution, the WhatsApp has reportedly filed a lawsuit in Delhi High Court against Central government since it requires social media companies to identify the “first originator of information” when authorities demand it. While the law