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Key Google services partially inaccessible in China

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 22:31

Several key Google services have become partially inaccessible in China on the eve of the 25th anniversary of the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy protesters around Beijing's iconic Tiananmen Square.

QNET files appeal against Magistrate`s order blocking websites

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 19:14

Hong Kong-based multi-level marketing company QNET, allegedly involved in Rs 425-crore financial fraud, today filed an appeal in a sessions court here challenging a lower court order which had blocked its websites.

Twitter says images blocked in Venezuela

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 09:59

Twitter said Friday that Venezuela was apparently blocking pictures from being shared in tweets as people took to streets to protest inflation and shortages amid sometimes violent unrest.

Thailand to hold re-polling for blocked centres

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 18:28

Thailand`s Election Commission (EC) Friday decided to hold a new round of voting for the Jan 26 advance voting and for 10,284 polling stations that were blocked by protestors in the Feb 2 General Elections.

Iran to get first $550 mn of blocked funds in February

Last Updated: Monday, January 13, 2014, 09:43

However, as February 1 is a Saturday, the first payment might not be made until February 3.

Twitter backtracks on block feature after users revolt

Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 11:20

Under the short-lived change on Thursday, a blocked Twitter user could view or tweet at the person who blocked him or her, but that activity would have been rendered invisible to the victim as if the offending account did not exist.

Tamil daily photographer assaulted

Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 00:09

A photographer with a leading Tamil daily was allegedly assaulted on Saturday by a policeman in Tirupur near here, after which he has admitted to hospital, police said.

Facebook, Twitter make comeback in parts of Iran after four-year ban

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 15:56

Social media websites Facebook and Twitter made a comeback in parts of Iran after the four-year-long ban of 2009.

Twitter blocks Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu`s account

Last Updated: Thursday, August 08, 2013, 21:24

Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu had his Twitter account suspended today for "aggressively following" other users, just hours after it was launched.

China shuts down over 100 independent news websites

Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 15:02

The State Council's National Internet Information Office has closed 107 informal news websites and portals since May 9, according to a list obtained by the 'Beijing News'.

Three-day mourning for Brazil nightclub fire victims

Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 09:25

A fire sparked by a music band’s fireworks show swept through a nightclub thronged with University students in Southern Brazil’s Santa Maria, killing at least 233, with most of them dying after inhaling toxic smoke.

Mobile phone services blocked in Pakistan

Last Updated: Thursday, January 03, 2013, 17:19

Pakistan blocked cellular services in over 50 towns and cities to prevent terror attacks on Shia processions to commemorate the slaying of Imam Hussein.