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New IT Rules: Google, Facebook, WhatsApp Share Details With Govt, Twitter Yet To Comply

May 29, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Social media companies, including Google, Facebook, WhatsApp, Koo, Sharechat, Telegram and LinkedIn, have shared details with the IT ministry as per the requirement of the new IT rules.

Twitter Breaks Silence On New IT Rules, Says It Will 'Strive To Comply'

May 27, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Twitter on Thursday expressed its concern regarding freedom of expression and “and intimidation tactics by the police".


Google, FB Fall In Line As Govt Turns Up The Heat

Facebook and Google have agreed to implement the changes, while WhatsApp has moved the Delhi High Court to register its objection to the traceability clause of the new IT rules.

Explained: WhatsApp Vs Indian Government On New IT Rules

May 27, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

WhatsApp took an objection to a traceability clause in the new IT Rules that requires social media platforms to locate 'the first originator of the information' if required by the government.


WhatsApp’s Challenge To New IT Rules ‘Very Unfortunate’: Centre

The IT Ministry termed WhatsApp's last moment challenge to the intermediary guidelines as an unfortunate attempt to prevent norms from coming into effect.

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Privacy War: Govt Slams WhatsApp Lawsuit As 'Act Of Defiance'

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The IT Ministry termed WhatsApp's last moment challenge to the intermediary guidelines as an unfortunate attempt to prevent norms from coming into effect.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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