World  /  Published 11.03.22

China censors 'invasion' tag

China’s censors, who quietly determine what can be discussed on the country’s buzzing social media platforms, are silencing views of citizens protesting against Russia’s invasion of ...
By Reuters in Beijing

World  /  Published 10.03.21

China calls UK envoy over article she wrote

China summoned Britain’s ambassador in Beijing on Tuesday to lodge “stern representations” over an “inappropriate” article she wrote defending recent international media ...
By Reuters in Beijing

Opinion  /  Published 04.12.20

New rules for parents in China

Not all Chinese mothers choose to be “tiger moms”. Some are pushed into becoming so. Already struggling with the race to transform their only children into multi-talented wonders, new form...
By Neha Sahay

World  /  Published 21.09.20

WeChat: US judge halts ban

A US judge early on Sunday blocked the Donald Trump administration from requiring Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google to remove Chinese-owned WeChat for downloads by late Sunday. US Magistrate ...
By Reuters in Washington

World  /  Published 19.09.20

TikTok, WeChat locked out of US

The Donald Trump administration said on Friday that it would bar the Chinese-owned mobile apps WeChat and TikTok from US app stores as of Sunday, striking a harsh blow against two popular services use...
By Ana Swanson and David McCabe


World  /  Published 08.08.20

Trump curbs on WeChat, TikTok

The Trump administration has announced sweeping restrictions on two popular Chinese social media networks, TikTok and WeChat, a sharp escalation of its confrontation with China that is likely to be me...
By New York Times News Service in Washington

World  /  Published 07.08.20

Trump bans TikTok & WeChat in US

  US President Donald Trump has signed executive orders banning TikTok and WeChat, terming the popular Chinese apps a threat to the country's national security and economy. The ban comes in...
By PTI in Washington

Business  /  Published 06.07.20

WTO: India on firm ground

China’s threat to take India to the World Trade Organisation does not carry weight as the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) under the WTO permits exemption under security considerati...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 03.07.20

Chinese app ban: Online friendship on the line

Who would have thought banning an online app could lead to a possible fading away of a rare friendship? The 30-year-old Aixi rang up this diarist late Monday night after finishing her shift at a resta...
By Neha Sahay

India  /  Published 01.07.20

China app roar skips full story

The ban on the 59 Chinese digital apps, including TikTok and WeChat, is an “interim” one — a detail the Narendra Modi government glossed over when it peremptorily issued its order on...
By R. Suryamurthy and Our Bureau in New Delhi


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