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Cable TV blackout in Karnataka as operators join Cauvery dispute
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Cable TV blackout in Karnataka as operators join Cauvery dispute

Local cable TV operators in the state have pulled the plug on all channels except those airing news, since 6 a.m. today. The blackout will continue till 6 p.m.

Netizens free to express, but should be accountable: Sibal
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Netizens free to express, but should be accountable: Sibal

Sibal opines that the user should be free to express her opinion, while being accountable for what is being said.

Regional news channels taken off air in Hyderabad over Telangana March
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Regional news channels taken off air in Hyderabad over Telangana March

Yesterday evening, Telugu news channels were taken off air for about 10 minutes in and around Hyderabad as the Telanagana March clashed violently with the police.

Govt against Internet control but seeks consensus: Sibal
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Govt against Internet control but seeks consensus: Sibal

At the India Internet Conference today, Communications and IT Minister Kapil Sibal affirmed that while the government was against controlling or governing...

No response from Google, Twitter and Facebook over hate content
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No response from Google, Twitter and Facebook over hate content

Facebook, Google and Twitter are yet to identify those behind the blocked inflammatory posts, in light of ...

Telcos express inability to implement state-wise Twitter block
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Telcos express inability to implement state-wise Twitter block

Telecom operators have refused to abide by the new order issued by the Home Ministry that sought to block Twitter traffic from 8 states...

Government had planned to bar Twitter in 8 states
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Government had planned to bar Twitter in 8 states

The government had planned to block Twitter in 8 states and later backed off.

Govt issues legal notices to 4 Twitter account holders
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Govt issues legal notices to 4 Twitter account holders

The government has sent legal notices to four Twitter account holders, directing them represent their case ...

Ban on bulk SMS, MMS lifted
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Ban on bulk SMS, MMS lifted

Latest reports confirm that the Indian government has lifted the ban on sending bulk SMS and MMS throughout the country with immediate effect...

Not all PCI members keen on "one omnibus body" for all media
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Not all PCI members keen on "one omnibus body" for all media

Recent reports had claimed that the council had resolved to bring the electronic media - both broadcast and social - under its purview.

PCI denies resolving to bring broadcast media under its purview
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PCI denies resolving to bring broadcast media under its purview

A report that surfaced recently indicated that the Press Council of India (PCI) has decided to include the electronic and social media under its ambit.

India to widen scope of cyber-security coordinator
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India to widen scope of cyber-security coordinator

India is to widen the scope of its cyber-security coordinator in the wake of incendiary internet data that swept the country earlier this month and forced ...

Sibal affirms government not targetting individual accounts
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Sibal affirms government not targetting individual accounts

Minister of Communications and IT Kapil Sibal has in a statement affirmed that the government is not after individual accounts and websites...

Government denies censorship as Twitter agrees to block imposter sites
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Government denies censorship as Twitter agrees to block imposter sites

In the wake of widespread discontent on the social media over its decision to block certain Twitter accounts, including that of journalists, the government ...

Internet expert criticizes Indian cyber blockades
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Internet expert criticizes Indian cyber blockades

The Indian government's attempts to block social media accounts and websites that it blames for spreading panic have been inept and possibly illegal ...

Twitter facing technical difficulties in blocking offensive webpages
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Twitter facing technical difficulties in blocking offensive webpages

Twitter has informed the Department of Electronics and Information Technology that it's facing technical difficulties in blocking few web pages...

Bulk SMS ban hitting telemarketers, says IAMAI
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Bulk SMS ban hitting telemarketers, says IAMAI

The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) has asserted that the ban on bulk SMS should be lifted immediately, as it is affecting...

Government raises cap on bulk SMSes from five to 20
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Government raises cap on bulk SMSes from five to 20

The government Thursday increased the cap on SMSes to 20 from five announced last week for 15 days with immediate effect. According to the Ministry ...

NE exodus: List containing 309 blocked URLs leaks online
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NE exodus: List containing 309 blocked URLs leaks online

Latest reports coming in have confirmed that a list of the 309 URLs, whose ban the government had sought in light of the Assam violence...

Institutional mechanism needed to check misuse of technology, affirms Sibal
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Institutional mechanism needed to check misuse of technology, affirms Sibal

In a recent statement, Communications Minister Kapil Sibal stressed on the need of having an institutional mechanism in place to prevent...