Govt blocks over 800 porn websites – complete list
Govt blocks over 800 porn websites – complete list

The Union government has banned more than 800 websites showcasing pornography and has asked telecom operators and internet service providers (ISPs) to block these.

Govt doesn't want you to even watch porn in private, blocks over 800 sites
Govt doesn't want you to even watch porn in private, blocks over 800 sites

The government has asked telecom operators and internet service providers (ISPs) to block more than 800 porn websites, according to sources.

Measures to block porn sites will be taken: Centre to SC

 Government today assured the Supreme Court that all possible measures would be taken to block porn sites, particularly those dealing with child pornography.

How watching porn is ruining the lives of Indian youth
How watching porn is ruining the lives of Indian youth

While young adults across several Western countries are feeling the ill-effects of excessive online porn, the sudden spurt in online access has also put Indian teenagers at such risk, warn behavioural experts.

Rising porn addiction in Indian youth worrying: Experts

 While young adults across several Western countries are feeling the ill-effects of excessive online porn, the sudden spurt in online access has also put Indian teenagers at such risk, warn behavioural experts.

China arrests 17 for spreading pornography on social apps

 China has arrested 17 people, including a pregnant woman, suspected of spreading pornography on social apps as it stepped the campaign to "clear the internet" with special cells in police stations to sniff out "harmful" online content.

UN slams Nauru for Facebook ban, stifling dissent

The United Nations on Monday criticised the tiny Pacific nation of Nauru for blocking access to the Internet, including Facebook, and urged it to reverse a clampdown on freedom of speech.

CBI arrests porn kingpin; over 500 obscene clips found

CBI on Thursday arrested an alleged porn kingpin from Bangalore in connection with its probe into obscene MMS clips being circulated on social messaging platforms.

Videogames, porno addicts face crisis of masculinity

 As per a new study, addiction to pornography and video games is leading to a "masculinity crisis."

Man arrested for posting obscene videos of wife online

A man who allegedly created a fake Facebook account on his wife's name and posted obscene videos, has been arrested here, police said on Friday.

Instagram introduces new guidelines to cut down harassment and pornography
Instagram introduces new guidelines to cut down harassment and pornography

Photo-sharing app Instagram has introduced new community guidelines to control harassment and pornography.

Router malware injects ads, pornographic content into websites
Router malware injects ads, pornographic content into websites

A recent report by Ara Labs claims that a news strain of malware is misusing routers to inject ads and pornographic content into websites.

British judges in trouble for viewing pornography in office

In what may be considered as declining moral standards among the guardians of justice, three judges in Britain were removed and another resigned following charges of watching pornographic material on office computers, media reported on Tuesday.

Egypt investigates explicit video filmed at pyramids

Egypt is investigating how foreign tourists managed to film a pornographic video near the Giza pyramids, the government said.

Tech-savvy `barefoot law` opens doors of Ugandan justice

When revealing photographs of a Ugandan student were leaked online in a case of revenge porn, it left her terrified she herself might face criminal charges under tough new laws.

US revenge porn kingpin agrees to guilty plea

The mastermind behind a US revenge porn website has agreed to plead guilty to computer hacking and identity theft charges, in a deal with federal prosecutors in Los Angeles.

'China arrests thousands in porn, gambling crackdown'

 China has detained over 30,000 people during a two-month clamp down on pornography and gambling, state news agency Xinhua reported on Sunday.

US porn actors must wear condoms: Court

Hollywood porn film actors must wear condoms on set, a federal appeal court said Monday, throwing out their claims that it breaches US First Amendment rights.

Men watching porn less likely to enjoy sex with real-life partners

A new study has examined that men who regularly watch porn are more likely to depend on it to stay aroused and are less likely to enjoy sex with a real-life partner.

UP teacher held for showing porn to students

Police arrested a primary school teacher on Thursday evening when parents of students filed a complaint against him that he showed pornographic clips to kids on his mobile.