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Sep 27, 2017
BTCChina to stop accepting yuan and digital asset deposits from 27 SeptemberBTCChina and other cryptocurrency exchanges have announced that they will shut down their mainland trading platforms amid a crackdown by regulators.
Aug 28, 2017
Ram Rahim Singh sentenced to 20 years for rape: Punjab Police recovers 52 petrol bombs during crackdownA large number of weapons like guns, revolvers and 52 petrol bombs have been recovered in Punjab during a crackdown following the mayhem caused by the followers of self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, an official spokesman said on Monday
Jul 24, 2017
Turkish journalists from Oppn newspaper Cumhuriyet go on trial after being accused of supporting terrorist groupSeventeen employees of a Turkish Opposition newspaper went on trial on Monday accused of supporting a terrorist group, a case seen by government critics as a further sign that freedom of expression is under attack
Jun 10, 2017
Amnesty International's Turkey chairman arrested on charges of membership in terror groupTurkey's official news agency says Amnesty International's chairman in the country has been formally arrested pending trial on charges of membership in a terror group.
Dec 26, 2016
Turkey has made about 1,656 formal arrests of people using social media in 6 monthsTurkey has formally arrested 1,656 people in the past six months for allegedly supporting terrorist organisations or insulting officials on social media, and are investigating at least 10,000 others, the Interior Ministry said Saturday.
Dec 22, 2016
Uber self driving car program in San Francisco comes to a halt as DMV revokes registration of carsUber Technologies Inc has removed its self-driving cars from San Francisco streets, halting the autonomous program one week after its launch as the company faced a regulatory crackdown.
Nov 18, 2016
China cracks down on electric car makers, wants fewer but better companiesAfter paying out billions of dollars in subsidies to promote greener cars - and creating a gold-rush among unknown start-ups - China is tightening its grip on the world's biggest electric vehicle (EV) market to weed out weaker domestic firms.
Oct 14, 2016
Malaysia plans to curb internet freedom and control of information with amendments in media lawHuman Rights Watch on Thursday expressed concern over planned amendments to a Malaysian media law that would give broader powers to the authorities to stifle online dissent, amid a wider crackdown on free speech and assembly.
Jul 04, 2016
Crackdown on fake news from social media by ChinaChina's internet regulator will launch a crackdown on the reporting of news gathered from social media, as part of what the government calls a campaign against fake news and the spreading of rumours.
Apr 18, 2016
Amnesty International slams crackdown on journalists in ChhattisgarhFreedom of expression is being "throttled" in Chhattisgarh due to "relentless crackdown by police and vigilante group", global human rights body Amnesty International said Monday as it slammed the arrests of journalists on "trumped-up" charges.