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Govt was planning to ban Twitter in 8 states after NE exodus
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Govt was planning to ban Twitter in 8 states after NE exodus

The states identified for banning Twitter included Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh

Govt was planning to ban Twitter in 8 states after NE exodus
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Govt was planning to ban Twitter in 8 states after NE exodus

The states identified for banning Twitter included Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh

People from North-East return to Bangalore
India

People from North-East return to Bangalore

About 1,000 North Easterners, who had fled Bangalore to their native states last month following rumours of attacks against them, returned here today.

People from north-east returning to Bangalore, Pune
India

People from north-east returning to Bangalore, Pune

In groups small and large, people from the north east who fled cities like Bangalore and Pune fearing violence following Bodo-Muslim clashes in Assam have started returning to work.

Special train to Bangalore as North-eastern people return
India

Special train to Bangalore as North-eastern people return

A special train to Bangalore left a railway station on Saturday afternoon to help people from the northeast return to their places of study or work in southern states after their mass exodus last month over fear of attacks.

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 ...

Some respite: Govt increases daily SMS limit from 5 to 20
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Some respite: Govt increases daily SMS limit from 5 to 20

According to a notification issued by the Ministry of Communication, it has been decided to revise the permissible limit of "bulk SMS/MMS to 20 in place of five with immediate effect".

Some respite: Govt increases daily SMS limit from 5 to 20
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Some respite: Govt increases daily SMS limit from 5 to 20

According to a notification issued by the Ministry of Communication, it has been decided to revise the permissible limit of "bulk SMS/MMS to 20 in place of five with immediate effect".

National security should not override online freedom: US to India
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National security should not override online freedom: US to India

The US advised India to ensure Internet freedom while seeking to preserve national security, as the Indian government asked social networking websites to check pages carrying inflammatory messages.

National security should not override online freedom: US to India
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National security should not override online freedom: US to India

The US advised India to ensure Internet freedom while seeking to preserve national security, as the Indian government asked social networking websites to check pages carrying inflammatory messages.

Govt to Twitter: Block accounts or face action
Tech

Govt to Twitter: Block accounts or face action

Twitter has written to the Department of Information and Technology saying it is having technical difficulties in disabling some accounts.

Govt to Twitter: Block accounts or face action
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Govt to Twitter: Block accounts or face action

Twitter has written to the Department of Information and Technology saying it is having technical difficulties in disabling some accounts.

Govt must stick to the law in closing parody Twitter accounts
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Govt must stick to the law in closing parody Twitter accounts

Merely being ‘communal’ is not breaking the law of the land – and the law of the land would need to be broken before twitter takes action.

Govt must stick to the law in closing parody Twitter accounts
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Govt must stick to the law in closing parody Twitter accounts

Merely being 'communal' is not breaking the law of the land - and the law of the land would need to be broken before twitter takes action.

Govt's ultimatum to Twitter: Block offending pages or face action
Tech

Govt's ultimatum to Twitter: Block offending pages or face action

The Indian Government has given an ultimatum to social networking site Twitter to block nearly 30 of its webpages which continue to host morphed and inflammatory contents or face punitive action.

Govt's ultimatum to Twitter: Block offending pages or face action
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Govt's ultimatum to Twitter: Block offending pages or face action

The Indian Government has given an ultimatum to social networking site Twitter to block nearly 30 of its webpages which continue to host morphed and inflammatory contents or face punitive action.

North-east exodus: Ex-scribe detained for 'sending threat messages'
India

North-east exodus: Ex-scribe detained for 'sending threat messages'

A former journalist, who allegedly forwarded threat SMSes pertaining to the recent incidents in Assam and Myanmar, was detained for questioning, police said.

Maharashtra to arrange chartered flights to bring back NE students
India

Maharashtra to arrange chartered flights to bring back NE students

Maharashtra government will make available chartered aircraft to take students of north east back to educational institutions in Pune or Mumbai from Guwahati.

What good is it to us if India is in trouble? Rehman Malik
India

What good is it to us if India is in trouble? Rehman Malik

"The Government of Pakistan's policy is to eradicate terrorism from this region and India is our neighbour," Rehman Malik, Pakistan's Interior Affair's minister, told CNN-IBN.

US not part of Indian probe on NE exodus: Nuland
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US not part of Indian probe on NE exodus: Nuland

The US has said it is not part of the Indian investigation that is looking into doctored images and videos being uploaded on the internet by elements in Pakistan to create social unrest in the country.