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Nov 13, 2018
China erases 9,800 social media accounts for posting objectionable contentChina’s censorship rules have tightened in recent years with legislations restricting media outlets.
Aug 31, 2015
China: 197 people punished for spreading rumours about stock market crash, Tianjin explosionsA total of 197 people have been 'punished' in a special campaign by police targeting online rumours about China's stock market, the recent fatal explosions in Tianjin or other key events.
Jan 24, 2015
China blocks VPN services that skirt online censorshipChina is blocking VPN services that let users skirt online censorship of popular websites such as Google and Facebook amid a wider crackdown on online information, tech companies and specialists said Friday.
Dec 23, 2014
Sony hacking saga: A look at North Korea's limited Internet capabilitiesHere's a look at North Korea's unique broadband and mobile Internet, the country's use of email and its tightly controlled use of a domestic Intranet.
Aug 28, 2014
DMDK man held for 'defamatory' post on Facebook refused bailMadras High Court today refused to grant bail to a DMDK councillor, arrested for allegedly posting defamatory statements against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Facebook.
May 06, 2014
Vietnam arrests two bloggers for criticising govt onlineVietnam has arrested two democracy activists for posting articles critical of the government on the Internet.
Apr 28, 2014
Chinese video streaming sites drop The Big Bang Theory and other US showsArray
Apr 13, 2014
Facebook's second transparency report shows India topping the world in content censorshipWhile US had the most request for user accounts, India leads when it came to asking for content to be censored.
Mar 14, 2014
Online censorship: WeChat shuts down over 40 user accounts in ChinaThe accounts were closed Thursday on WeChat, a service run by TenCent Holdings Ltd. The action came hours after the closing of the eight-day annual session of China's ceremonial legislature.
Mar 04, 2014
Vietnam imprisons blogger who wrote critical posts against govtA well-known blogger in central Vietnam was sentenced to two years in prison Tuesday for posting criticism of the communist government in the latest case from an intensified crackdown against dissent in the one-party state.