Sunday, February 01, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
South Korea's Antitrust Authority Aims At Google, Apple
Bill Gates Sees Future In Robots
Pirate Bay Back Online
ASUS Announces The B85M-Gamer Mainboard
AT&T, Verizon Among Winners Of US Airwaves Auction
Apple Closes the Gap on Samsung Fourth Quarter's Worldwide Smartphone Shipments
Verizon To Let USers Opt Out Supercookies
Microsoft Outlines Windows 10 Options For The Enterprise
Active Discussions
Why Double Logins ?
retrieving burned cd information
Writing Audio files on DVDs ?
Need major help with Gigabeat
New match-3 puzzle game launch now!
Rimage 2000i
Sound card for my Laptop
hello
 Home > News > General Computing > Indian ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, February 06, 2012
Indian Court Pushed Facebook And Google To Remove Online Content


Google and Facebook removed content from some Indian domain websites on Monday following a court directive warning them of a crackdown if they did not take steps to protect religious sensibilities.

A law passed in India makes companies responsible for user content posted on their web sites, and gives them 36 hours to take down content if there's a complaint.

Google and Facebook are among the 21 companies asked to develop a mechanism to block objectionable material after a private petitioner took them to court over images deemed offensive to Hindus, Muslims and Christians.

Google, Facebook, Yahoo! and Microsoft have all appealed in the Delhi High Court against a criminal case successfully brought by the Hindu petitioner.

Despite the new rules to block offensive content, India's Internet access is still largely uncensored, in contrast to the tight controls in neighboring China.


Previous
Next
Symantec Releases Latest NetBackup, Cloud-based Backup Exec 2012        All News        Rambus Acquires Unity Semiconductor
Symantec Releases Latest NetBackup, Cloud-based Backup Exec 2012     General Computing News      Rambus Acquires Unity Semiconductor

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Facebook Introduces Place Tips in News Feed
Facebook Reports Strong Fourth Quarter
Facebook Intros Trending Super Bowl
Internet Problems Temporarily Took Down Facebook, Instagram
Facebook To Limit Fake News Stories
Deloitte Report Says That Facebook Adds More Than $200 billion to Global Economy
Facebook Seeks To Advance Its Virtual Reality Business
Facebook Steps Into The Office
Facebook Introduces AMBER Alerts
Facebook Buys QuickFire
Facebook And Android Top Digital Trends For 2014
Dutch Privacy Watchdog Probes Facebook

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .