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World NewsSep 4, 2021, 10:48 AM IST
Google blocks Afghan government accounts as Taliban seek access: Report
Since the Taliban's swift takeover of Afghanistan from a US-backed government, reports have stated how the new rulers may utilise biometric and Afghan payroll systems to seek out opponents.
TechnologySep 3, 2021, 1:41 PM IST
Testing new feature which would automatically blocks hateful messages, announces Twitter
Twitter stated in a statement that the platform is devoted to hosting "healthy conversations" and that it wants to do more to alleviate the strain on individuals coping with unwanted interactions.
World NewsAug 20, 2021, 10:46 AM IST
Facebook unveils curbs for Taliban-seized Afghanistan; blocks militants' accounts on WhatsApp, Instagram
The company said users can now shield their posts from people they don't know after recommendations from activists, journalists and civil society groups.
World NewsAug 19, 2021, 10:54 AM IST
IMF blocks Taliban access to $440 million funds over lack of government clarity
The IMF has suspended Afghanistan's access to resources due to a lack of clarity over the country's government after the Taliban seized control.
United StatesAug 18, 2021, 6:59 PM IST
Biden administration blocks Taliban access to $9.5 billion of Afghan monetary reserves
According to media reports, the move came after US Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen and officials from the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control ordered the freezing of Afghan government reserves held in US banks on Sunday.
World NewsJun 8, 2021, 7:47 PM IST
China blocks several cryptocurrency-related social media accounts
According to experts, the crackdown was a message from Beijing that it will not allow a Chinese version of (Tesla CEO) Elon Musk in the Chinese crypto market.
CoronavirusMay 25, 2021, 4:14 PM IST
Karnataka lockdown: CM BS Yediyurappa makes surprise visit to COVID war room; attends calls, blocks ICU bed
As the 14-day lockdown part 2 was in place, CM BS Yediyurappa made a surprise visit to Covid war room and spoke to the staff. During his visit, he checked the preparation and also spoke to a caller who called the helpline number. Based on the requirement, the CM then blocked an ICU bed.
Top StoriesMay 16, 2021, 6:57 PM IST
Cracks in Karnataka BJP govt: Health minister blocks beds in 3 Bengaluru hospitals for home district patients
Bengaluru MLAs including BJP leaders expressed displeasure over Health Minister K Sudhakar's action of blocking 15% beds at Bengaluru's private hospitals. Sudhakar who represents the Chikkaballapur Assembly segment defended his move saying as a Health Minister he has the right to save his Assembly voters, his district residents and hence blocked beds.
World NewsMar 29, 2021, 11:06 AM IST
Stranded ship ‘partially refloated,’ but still blocks Suez Canal
Salvage teams freed the Ever Given in the Suez Canal, according to maritime services provider Inchcape, almost a week after the giant vessel ran aground in one of the world's most important trade paths.
EntertainmentMar 3, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Man blocks Ajay Devgn’s car in Mumbai, asks him to speak in favour of farmers’ protest; Watch viral video
Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn's car was stopped in Mumbai. The actor was mocked for not commenting on the ongoing farmers' protest.
Top StoriesFeb 23, 2021, 10:40 AM IST
Another COVID-19 cluster emerges in Bengaluru, 10 people in apartment infected with virus
“The 10 cases at the SJR Watermark Apartments, comprising nine blocks housing 1,500 people, were found between February 15 and 22,” BBMP Commissioner Manjunath Prasad said.
Top StoriesFeb 10, 2021, 1:12 PM IST
YouTube blocks music videos related to farmers' protest, says ‘content is not available’
"We comply with valid legal requests from authorities wherever possible, consistent with our longstanding policy and act quickly to remove identified content,” YouTube spokesperson said in a statement.
Top StoriesFeb 4, 2021, 1:28 PM IST
Twitter removes some posts of actor Kangana Ranaut
Twitter has cracked the whip on outspoken actor Kangana Ranaut, blocking some of the posts on her Twitter handle for violation of its rules.
Top StoriesJan 14, 2021, 3:01 PM IST
Twitter blocks J&K police officer Sheikh Adil's account
On a day when Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey admits the micro-blogging site needs more transparency in its moderation operations, the platform falls prey to the tactics of Pakistan's Inter-Services Public Relations. Following mass reporting, Twitter has suspended the account of Jammu and Kashmir Police officer Sheikh Adil who enjoys tremendous goodwill among Kashmiris. The development came to fore after another J&K police officer Imtiyaz Hussain flagged off on Twitter that the latter had been fooled by Pakistan's ISPR.