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Istanbul police fire tear gas on protest over Internet curbs

Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 01:30

Turkish riot police in Istanbul fired tear gas and water cannon today at around 3,000 people protesting new legislation tightening control of the Internet.

Police in Turkey disperse protest over Internet curbs

Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 01:56

Turkish riot police today used tear gas and water cannon to disperse more than 2,000 people demonstrating against new Internet curbs that have sparked alarm at home and abroad.

Alarm over `Big Brother` Turkish Internet curbs

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 04:46

Turkey drew fire Thursday over new Internet curbs portrayed as protecting privacy and the young.

Turkey lawmakers adopt `Orwellian` Internet curbs

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 07:40

Turkish MPs have adopted new Internet legislation roundly criticised as a fresh assault by PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan on freedom of expression.

China defends internet curbs to contain online rumours

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 22:09

Brushing aside criticism against tough, new measures to stop the spread of rumours through microblogs, China on Tuesday defended the move claiming that the new rules had broad support among Chinese internet users.

China looks at further internet curbs to prevent `rumours, vulgarity`

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 26, 2012, 17:21

In a bid to curb `rumours and vulgarity`, internet users in China may require registering with their real names when signing up to network providers.