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Tag: Censorship

Trump social media ‘censorship’ claim is fake but widely believed

There is little evidence to back up Donald Trump's persistent claim that social media firms "silence" or "censor" conservatives, but the notion has nonetheless...

Trump alleges social media ‘censorship’ of conservatives

WASHINGTON: US Pre­si­­­dent Donald Trump on Saturday accused social media platforms of “totally discriminating” against users with right-wing views while dubbing mainstream news outlets...

Google Translate app now unblocked in China

SHANGHAI: Google on Wednesday made available in China a new version of its translation app that is accessible without censor-evading software, a move likely...

Indian editors blast Modi govt over censorship on media

NEW DELHI: Editors accused India’s government on Friday of imposing censorship reminiscent of the country’s 1970s emergency after it ordered a TV network off...

China demands live-streaming censorship: state media

BEIJING: China will demand that live-streaming platforms "censor content before releasing it", state media said on Friday, as authorities seek to tighten control over...

Indian filmmakers go to court over ‘Udta Punjab’ censorship row

MUMBAI: Indian filmmakers took a bitter censorship row to court, the latest dispute involving the notoriously sensitive censor board that has renewed fears over creative freedoms.

Facebook denies allegations of anti-conservative bias, censorship

NEW YORK: Facebook on Tuesday denied allegations that it scrubs its site of news articles by and about political conservatives, amid outrage over the claims.

Movies that caused controversy in Pakistan

Here's a list of movies that were banned in Pakistan due to either strong content, explicitly sexual visual scenes or derogatory language.

Iran expands 'smart' Internet censorship

TEHRAN:  Iran  is to expand what it calls "smart filtering" of the Internet, a policy of censoring undesirable content on websites without banning them completely, as it used to, the government said on Friday.