Objectionable content

'Pehredaar Piya Ki' might go off air soon; Smriti Irani ups ante against 'objectionable content' shown

'Pehredaar Piya Ki' might go off air soon; Smriti Irani ups ante against 'objectionable content' shown

At a time when Indian television should be delivering progressive content, we are still stuck to age old practices and formulas of making TRP hit shows. There is a much hullaballoo regarding 'Pehredaar Piya Ki' show right now.

Aug 14, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
'Pehredaar Piya Ki' in trouble over 'objectionable' content, angry viewers start online petition against it

'Pehredaar Piya Ki' in trouble over 'objectionable' content, angry viewers start online petition against it

Indian television has produced several path-breaking dramas, but of late the content of many daily soaps has been tagged 'regressive' and repetitive. One such television show which has been in news ever since its promos were released, happens to be 'Pehredaar Piya Ki'.

Aug 10, 2017, 20:20 PM IST

MHA wants check on content on portal for retiring employees

MHA has sought a mechanism to check sharing of any objectionable content by retiring employees, who might be privy to sensitive internal security matters.

Oct 09, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

SC to examine term 'grossly offensive' of IT Act provision

Supreme Court on Wednesday said that it will examine the term "grossly offensive" used in a provision of the Information Technology Act which empowers police to arrest web users for posting objectionable content.

Feb 04, 2015, 19:30 PM IST

2 scribes held in Nepal for publishing objectionable content

Two journalists have been arrested in Nepal for publishing "objectionable contents".

Jun 21, 2013, 17:25 PM IST

'Respond to complaints against objectionable content in 36hrs'

Internet based companies or websites must respond to a complaint against objectionable content within thirty six hours of receiving it, the government has clarified.

Mar 21, 2013, 20:06 PM IST

`Respond to complaints against objectionable content in 36hrs`

Internet based companies or websites must respond to a complaint against objectionable content within thirty six hours of receiving it, the government has clarified.

Mar 21, 2013, 19:21 PM IST

Govt not targetting individual accounts, websites: Sibal

The government today sought to downplay its action in the cyberworld in the wake of problems in the northeast, saying it is not targetting individual accounts and websites but wants to block objectionable content.

Aug 24, 2012, 19:20 PM IST

Who owns content on Facebook?

US-based Facebook, accused of hosting allegedly objectionable content, told a court here that the content on its website is owned by its users while it is only an intermediary.

May 24, 2012, 12:46 PM IST

HC quashes criminal proceedings against Microsoft India

The Delhi High Court today quashed criminal proceedings against Microsoft India for allegedly hosting objectionable contents.

Mar 19, 2012, 13:49 PM IST

Delhi court dismisses case against Yahoo

A Delhi court today dismissed a case against Internet giant Yahoo for allegedly hosting objectionable content on its site.

Mar 05, 2012, 16:20 PM IST

HC summons trial court records on Yahoo`s plea

Yahoo India has moved the HC challenging a lower court order summoning it for allegedly hosting objectionable content on its web pages.

Feb 22, 2012, 22:36 PM IST

HC refuses to stay criminal proceedings against Yahoo India

Criminal proceedings will continue against Yahoo India which had moved the Delhi High Court against a lower court order summoning it for allegedly hosting objectionable content.

Feb 10, 2012, 13:26 PM IST

`Impossible to pre-screen Internet content`

The 28-year-old ethical hacker, has come out with his book "How to Unblock Everything on the Internet".

Feb 08, 2012, 14:15 PM IST

`Objectionable content removed from India service`

Google has removed some "specific" content from its Indian service, which were deemed objectionable by a
district court.

Feb 07, 2012, 17:22 PM IST

Cannot censor the Web: Google to India

Google on Thursday made it clear that it is not possible for the company to monitor everything on its website.

Jan 26, 2012, 20:55 PM IST

`Twitter, Facebook should be more responsive`

Ethical hacker Ankit Fadia today said social networking sites Twitter and Facebook should be more responsible and responsive when it comes to removing objectionable content.

Jan 24, 2012, 23:29 PM IST

Court puts off hearing on Google, Facebook pleas

The Delhi High Court Thursday adjourned the hearing on petitions of Google India and Facebook India challenging a trial court`s order to prosecute them for allegedly hosting objectionable content.

Jan 19, 2012, 16:25 PM IST

`Google, FB should be ready to face legal action`

Justice Markandey Katju has said that social networking sites like Facebook and Google should be ready to face legal action on failure to remove objectionable content uploaded on them.

Jan 19, 2012, 00:40 AM IST

India not totalitarian regime like China: Google

Google India, along with 20 websites is facing criminal case for allegedly hosting objectionable materials.

Jan 16, 2012, 20:10 PM IST