Warning message on banned sites: ISPs run into technical issue

Internet service providers are facing technical limitations in complying with a Mumbai High Court order that required them to display error message to visitors of blocked websites warning them of 3 years' jail and a fine of up to Rs 3 lakh in case they use it.

Aug 26, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

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

'Pharma cos may post robust top-line growth in Q2'

Russia/CIS and Japan growth is likely to be muted given the rouble/yen depreciation versus the Indian rupee.

Oct 12, 2014, 12:39 PM IST