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Aug 27, 2017
Russians protest against government's increasing control to tighten rules on internet usageIn July, Russia's parliament voted to outlaw web tools that let internet users sidestep official bans of certain websites.
Jul 23, 2017
China shuts down nearly 4,000 websites and around 8 million illicit cyber accountsMore than 810,000 illicit cyber accounts were also closed in the second quarter of the year, the statement read.
Jun 19, 2017
India has seen 20 internet shutdowns in 2017, says reportAccording to the data provided by the Software Freedom Law Centre, most of these shutdowns happen on the internet used through mobile services.
Apr 24, 2017
Internet shutdowns: Procedural restrictions are needed to prevent them from becoming routineThe increasing number of internet shutdowns in India is a major cause for concern.
Mar 20, 2017
On Air With AIB latest episode raises concern over Padmavati row, internet shutdownsIn this episode of On Air With AIB, the comedians make relevant points about the threats filmmakers face and the issue of Internet shutdowns.
Feb 09, 2017
This Internet shutdown tracker will let you know of instances of govt-imposed internet bans in IndiaInternet shutdowns have seen an increase in frequency over the years, with 2016 recording close to 30 instances according to the InternetShutdown tracker released by SFLC.in.
Oct 26, 2016
India faces greatest global loss from Internet shutdownsInternet services in India are shut down to prevent unrest; in Kashmir, mobile internet services have been shut as the state has been witnessing unrest for more than three months.
Mar 05, 2012
Tajikistan blocks Facebook and two online news sitesSince the rise of the Arab Spring, ex-Soviet countries in the Central Asian region, like Tajikistan and Uzbekistan ...
Jun 04, 2011
Syria Flips Off Switch on InternetIn an attempt to hinder Syrians' access to information and the outside world to the government's violent campaign