SME Times is powered by   
Search News
Just in:   • Markets open on a positive note Wednesday morning  • Nelco brings in-flight communication to India  • Taxing retirement income of employees a retrograde step  • 'Listed realty firms log steady sales growth in Q3FY20'  • Facebook invests in Indian education start-up Unacademy 
Last updated: 21 Aug, 2019  

twitter.9.thmb.jpg Pak approaches Twitter over suspension of accounts

Twitter.9.jpg
   Top Stories
» Exports from SEZ achieve $100 bn mark in 2019-20
» Centre may withdraw SEIS scheme for service exporters
» 'Women entrepreneurship can create 150-170 mn jobs in India'
» Sitharaman allays industry concerns on price rise
» Use of waterways can make Indian exports competitive: Gadkari
IANS | 21 Aug, 2019
Pakistan has raised concerns with Twitter after it blocked pro-Pakistan twitter accounts for tweeting in favour of Kashmiris and against India.

Over 200 twitter accounts were suspended by the microblogging site for spreading rumour and fake news in the wake of India revoking the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.

According to a report in 'The Express Tribune', the Pakistan telocom authority (PTA) has approached Twitter and lodged a protest over the suspension of accounts.

PTA has also demanded restoration of social media handles that post in support of Kashmiris.

In a tweet, the PTA said, "prima facie, this action is in violation of the policy and community standards of Twitter, and an attempt to stifle freedom of expression."

The Pakistani Twitter handles were suspended last week after India reported to Twitter and Facebook, accusing the users of sharing propaganda videos and images which claim to portray the current situation of Jammu and Kashmir.

 
Print the Page
Add to Favorite
 
Share this on :
 

Please comment on this story:
 
Subject :
Message:
(Maximum 1500 characters)  Characters left 1500
Your name:
 

 
  Customs Exchange Rates
Currency Import Export
US Dollar
66.20
64.50
UK Pound
87.50
84.65
Euro
78.25
75.65
Japanese Yen 58.85 56.85
As on 19 Feb, 2020
  Daily Poll
Ease of doing business improved in last one year
 Yes
 No
 Can't say
  Commented Stories
» MSME credit gets a boost (2)
 
 
About Us  |   Advertise with Us  
  Useful Links  |   Terms and Conditions  |   Disclaimer  |   Contact Us  
Follow Us : Facebook Twitter