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Questions and answers as social media companies face illegal content crackdown

A proposed crackdown on social media companies is expected to be announced, to force them to remove illegal content and protect vulnerable users. With mounting anger against tech giants, we take a look at the debate. – Why are social media firms being criticised? Disturbing images of self-harm can be found on social media, whether broadcasted into users’ feeds by those ... Read More »

Police arrests five FTII students in midnight crackdown

In a never done before act, the Pune police conducted a midnight crackdown at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) campus and arrested five students on charges of rioting. Late night on August 18 the police entered the campus with a list comprising of names of 15 students. The officers took five of these students into custody at ... Read More »