Business  /  Published 08.09.20

PUBG severs Tencent link, may return

Days after the Indian government placed a ban on the popular gaming app, PUBG Corporation has barred Chinese firm Tencent Games from owning the game’s franchise in the country in an attempt to w...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.09.20

Game over: PUBG banned in India

Sir — In keeping with its spree of banning applications developed by China, the Indian government has banned another collection of 118 apps, among which is the mobile version of the popular game...
By The Telegraph in

Business  /  Published 03.09.20

Tagore on lips, China flays ban

China on Thursday slammed the Modi government for overplaying its national security concerns while imposing a ban on another 118 mobile apps backed by Chinese investors — and contrasted its own ...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.09.20

PubG and 117 banned

The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday banned another 118 Chinese-funded mobile apps, including the popular PubG, Alipay and Baidu, after terming them prejudicial to the sovereignty, integrity and ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.09.20

Govt blocks PUBG, 117 other mobile apps

PUBG Mobile, a wildly popular game in India, is among 118 more Chinese apps blocked by the government amid fresh tension over China's provocation in Ladakh, PTI and NDTV reported. The move w...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta, New Delhi

Science Tech  /  Published 24.08.20

Battle royales while we wait for Fortnite vs Apple and Google

One of the best shooters ever created, it has taken battle royale to a dizzying height. There is attention to details and PUBG never fails to offer great maps. Even the most skilled player may find th...
By Mathures Paul in

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.08.20

PUBG 'in blood' baffles police

The appearance of graffiti, with the letters PUBG painted apparently with human blood, on the railing of a bridge on Thursday has baffled police here, prompting SDPO Sandip Kumar Gupta to send samples...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

Education  /  Published 04.08.20

Cash in your love of video games

The idea that video games are a waste of time is fading fast. Narrowing age and gender disparity among players, affordable smartphones, high-speed Internet, free mobile games and the growing merger of...
By Santana Fell in

Opinion  /  Published 30.07.20

Thought control: Season of bans in Pakistan

“Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.” — Voltaire Pakistan has had a history of banning books and social media platforms like YouTube and Facebook....
By Mehmal Sarfraz in

Business  /  Published 28.07.20

China: ban on 47 more apps

The government has barred 47 more Chinese apps which were variants of the 59 apps earlier banned for violation of data and privacy issues. The banned apps are the clones of the previously barred apps ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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