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Twitter Updates Its Privacy Policy; Effective From Aug 19

US-based tech giant updates its terms of service and its privacy policy which will be effective from Aug 19, 2021.

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Received 94 Grievances, Actioned 133 Urls In May 26-Jun 25: Twitter Compliance Report

The majority of complaints received in this channel during the reporting period fell into categories including defamation (20), abuse/harassment (6), sensitive adult content (4), impersonation and privacy infringement (3 each), IP-related Infringement (1), and misinformation/synthetic and manipulated media (1).

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Twitter Begins Hiring To Comply With India's New Rules

Twitter will try to fill two appointments, a nodal contact person's job on an interim basis within 2 weeks and an interim grievance officer on or before July 11, the company said in the June 8 filing to the Delhi High Court.

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Criminal Liabilities Of Twitter India MD

In the present case, Twitter MD Mr. Manish Maheshwari is, as per reports directly responsible for the sales of Twitter India and is not directly involved in policy decision making and key managerial decisions which may have imputed the criminal acts for which the FIR’s in India are registered.

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Twitter Loses Immunity Over User-generated Content In India

The dispute and the public spat has raised concern that American firms will find it difficult to do business amid a more stringent regulatory environment.

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Twitter Inc Failed To Comply With New IT Rules: Centre Tells HC

The affidavit has been filed in response to a plea by lawyer Amit Acharya, in which he claimed non-compliance of the Centre''s new IT Rules by the platform.

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Twitter Has Failed To Comply With IT Rules, Centre Tells HC

The response from the government comes after yet another petition pointed out to the non compliance of the IT Rules with regards to Twitter's failure to appoint a Grievance Redressal Officer

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Average Daily Number Of Tweets About COVID-19 From India Jumped 7X In Apr-May: Twitter

Social media emerged as a lifeline for many during the deadly second wave of the pandemic with people turning to platforms like Twitter and Facebook with SOS calls as they looked for resources like oxygen cylinders, hospital beds, plasma donors, and ventilators.

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India Says US Social Media Giants Must Obey Its Laws

Industry executives say India's tussle with Twitter, coupled with discontent over increasing regulatory scrutiny of other U.S. digital giants such as Facebook's WhatsApp and Amazon (AMZN.O), has soured the business environment in a growth market.

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Google, Facebook To Appear Before Parliamentary Panel Today

The tech giants will present their case on the subject of 'Safeguarding citizens’ rights and prevention of misuse of social/online news media platforms

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Twitter Website Displays Distorted Map Of India; J&K, Ladakh Shown Outside India

This is not the first time that Twitter has misrepresented India's map. Earlier, it had shown Leh as part of China.

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Govt Pressure Mounts As Twitter’s Hide & Seek With Intermediary Guidelines Continues

All eyes on Twitter now. Although a ban is not probable, it remains to be seen if the compliance requirements given under the new social media rules will prove to be a bottleneck in terms of ease of operating its business in India.

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India Among First Markets For Twitter To Pilot New Approach On Building Team For Locally Tailoring Global Product

The social media firm has had several faceoffs with the government, including during the farmers' protest and later when it tagged political posts of several leaders of the ruling party BJP as 'manipulated media'.

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Twitter To Appoint Chief Compliance Officer Within A Week

Twitter in its latest reply said that it understands the importance of new regulations and 'have endeavored in good faith to comply with the guidelines, including with respect to hiring personnel in India'.

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Twitter Restores Blue Tick On Vice Prez Naidu's Per-sonal Account

The officials said Twitter was contacted after they noticed this morning that the blue tick was removed. Before 10.30 am, the blue tick badge was restored,

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