Torrent sites

Will viewing torrent sites and blocked URLs really land you in jail?

Over the past few days, the internet world is filled with news stories that visiting or viewing torrent sites and banned URLs in India could land users in jail for 3 years including a penalty of Rs 3 lakh.

Aug 24, 2016, 17:14 PM IST

Banned URLs: Here is the full list of the blocked websites

In June 2016, the government further banned over 200 URLs for providing 'Escort Services'.

Aug 22, 2016, 17:29 PM IST

Beware! It's 3 years in jail for viewing torrent site, blocked URL

Over the years, the Indian government has banned thousands of websites and URLs in the country with the help of internet service providers or under the directive of the courts.

Aug 21, 2016, 12:28 PM IST