IT ministry

No govt communication ever threatened social media staff of jail term: IT Ministry 

The government had ordered Twitter to take down hundreds of posts, accounts and hashtags, that it saw violating rules.

published on : 14th March 2021

Twitter blocks 97 per cent of accounts, posts flagged by IT Ministry

According to the sources, Twitter has now complied with the orders and over 97 per cent of the accounts flagged have been blocked. Twitter did not respond to queries on the matter.

published on : 12th February 2021

Committed to supporting democratic values: US on Twitter suspending accounts on India's requests

This comes after Twitter reportedly suspended over 500 accounts for clear violations of Twitter's rules, in response to the ''legal requests'' from Indian government.  

published on : 11th February 2021

Comply with laws in India, take strong action against campaigns creating unrest: Govt to Twitter

Twitter suspended over 500 a/cs, and blocked access to several others within India while refusing to block accounts of "news media, journalists, activists and politicians" citing freedom of expression

published on : 11th February 2021

Health insurance to see higher double-digits growth in medium term: Report

During FY15-FY20, the segment expanded by a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20 per cent.

published on : 8th February 2021

Government issues notice to Twitter for showing Leh as part of J&K instead of UT of Ladakh

The notice was issued to Twitter by the Ministry of Electronics and IT on November 9, the sources said.

published on : 12th November 2020

Facebook data leak: Indian government to wait for Cambridge ​Analytica's reply before action 

Analytica has been accused of harvesting personal information of over millions of Facebook users illegally to influence polls in several countries.

published on : 5th April 2018