Heartbroken, people took to social media to express their grief.
The ministry also filed complaints against parties using five accounts to disseminate material considered offensive during a large anti-government rally this past weekend.
Tejasvi Surya said the guidelines essentially empower private party intermediaries to remove on the basis of user complaints or suo moto any content deemed to be in violation of its guidelines.
NIMHANS study explores link between pandemic and those using gadgets for long hours
There is no restriction on accessing any website, including social media sites, in Jammu and Kashmir, the Lok Sabha was informed on Sunday.
With an eye on the 2021 Assembly elections, all major stakeholders playing on the volatile soil of West Bengal’s politics are preparing for a cyber slugfest by strengthening their social media wings.
Developed by Richi Nayak, a machine learning expert and her colleague Mohammad Abdul Bashar, the algorithm has been trained to understand the content, context, and intent behind social media posts.
With 13 more accounts/links being blocked by various platforms, the total number of URLs blocked for spreading false propaganda in the state has gone up to 121, the police said.
Post Covid-19 outbreak, there is hardly a sector, especially education, which has remained immune to change.
Democracy is the offspring of public opinion. Politics is the midwife.
The comments came hours after its India Head of Facebook Ajit Mohan appeared before the Parliamentary Standing Committee looking into alleged misuse of social media platforms.
Pakistan bans five dating, live streaming apps including Tinder, Grindr for uploading 'immoral' content
The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) said in a statement that the action was taken against Tinder, Tagged, Skout, Grindr and SayHi after they failed to take down the improper material.
Most of those hired for the pilot project are qualified youngsters, well-versed with social media platforms and have a background in It.
Former Union minister and Rajya Sabha (RS) member Alphons Kannanthanam has courted controversy after allegedly violating Covid-19 protocol while conducting his mother’s funeral.
The Hyderabad cybercrime police registered an FIR on Kalu Singh of Gau Raksha Samithi for making abusive comments on MBT leader Amjed Ullah Khan.