Friday, 21 January 2022

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German court fines Facebook over hate speech action failings

BERLIN: A German court fined Face­book two million euros for not being transparent enough over the action it is taking to curb online hate speech. Under a new regulation that came in force on January 1st, 2018, compa­nies like Twitter and Facebook have 24 hours to remove posts that open­ly ...

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Alok Nath accused of sexual assault

BOLLYWOOD: A veteran TV writer-producer has accused actor Alok Nath, known for his “sanskaari” on-screen image, of sexually violating her almost two decades ago. Reacting to the allegations, the Cine & TV Artists Association (CINTAA) has decided to send Nath a show-cause notice. “I have waited for this moment to come ...

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Nepal ban on women migrants violates rights: UN

KATHMANDU: Nepal’s restrictions on woman migrating for work are discriminatory and inconsistent with international law, a United Nations rights official said Monday during a visit to the country. Nepal last year introduced a ban on women working as domestic helpers in the Gulf, one of various laws passed over the ...

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Skype joins list of apps on China blacklist

SHANGHAI: Skype has apparently joined the lengthening list of internet communication tools on China’s blacklist, with Apple saying Wednesday it was ordered to clear its download store of apps that violate national laws. Skype is no longer available for download on the China Apple Store or Android sites, with Chinese web-users saying ...

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