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  • Chinese messaging app WeChat suspends India services Jul 27, 2020 06:59 PM IST

    Chinese messaging app WeChat suspends India services

    Suspension of services by WeChat, which was banned by the Indian government, is expected to hamper social and professional communications for Chinese nationals in India

  • India bans 47 more Chinese apps Jul 27, 2020 12:24 PM IST

    India bans 47 more Chinese apps

    Over 275 Chinese apps are under scrutiny for alleged violation of national security and citizens privacy.

  • India evaluating ban on 275 more Chinese apps including PUBG, Xiaomi Zili: Report Jul 27, 2020 10:42 AM IST

    India evaluating ban on 275 more Chinese apps including PUBG, Xiaomi Zili: Report

    Chinese apps such as Tencent-backed gaming app PUBG, AliExpress, ByteDance's Resso and ULike, and Xiaomi's Zili are likely to be among those under the government radar.

  • 'Comply with govt order or face actions': MeitY to banned Chinese apps Jul 22, 2020 10:26 AM IST

    'Comply with govt order or face actions': MeitY to banned Chinese apps

    The Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) has said the banned Chinese apps should not be available for download or installation, either directly or indirectly.

  • Kashmiri student develops FileShare Tool, an Indian alternative to popular Chinese app SHAREit Jul 07, 2020 01:22 PM IST

    Kashmiri student develops FileShare Tool, an Indian alternative to popular Chinese app SHAREit

    Tipu Sultan Wani, the developer of the app, claims that FileShare Tool is faster than SHAREit.

  • Mamata Banerjee launches CamScanner alternative 'SelfScan'; says app reflects patriotism Jul 07, 2020 12:51 PM IST

    Mamata Banerjee launches CamScanner alternative 'SelfScan'; says app reflects patriotism

    The SelfScan app does not require an internet connection to scan documents or even for Optical Character Recognition (OCR).

  • 59 Chinese apps banned | TikTok says no plan to take legal route against government ban Jul 03, 2020 01:44 PM IST

    59 Chinese apps banned | TikTok says no plan to take legal route against government ban

    TikTok said it plans to work with government authorities and get suggestions and directives with regards to data protection and security

  • Chinese apps banned: 5 ways you can protect your privacy on the internet Jul 02, 2020 06:26 PM IST

    Chinese apps banned: 5 ways you can protect your privacy on the internet

    There were complaints about data of India users being transferred abroad sans authorisation by Chinese apps, which means that your privacy was put at risk. Here is a quick guide to help you.

  • Indian social media app ShareChat gains over 15 million downloads in 36 hours Jul 01, 2020 03:27 PM IST

    Indian social media app ShareChat gains over 15 million downloads in 36 hours

    The platform has seen more than one lakh posts supporting the government’s move towards banning Chinese applications.

  • Mumbai Police, Karnataka government caught using banned Chinese app Jul 01, 2020 03:06 PM IST

    Mumbai Police, Karnataka government caught using banned Chinese app

    These banned apps have been given 48 hours to clarify on the data-sharing practices and to prove that the data was not being shared to servers in China.

  • 59 Chinese apps banned | Chingari, Mitron grab top two spots on Google Play Store and Apple App Store Jul 01, 2020 08:51 AM IST

    59 Chinese apps banned | Chingari, Mitron grab top two spots on Google Play Store and Apple App Store

    The government of India banned 59 Chinese apps stating that they engaged in activities that are "prejudicial to the sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order.”

  • Anand Mahindra hits back at Global Times' Editor-in-Chief’s tweet on Chinese apps ban Jun 30, 2020 07:22 PM IST

    Anand Mahindra hits back at Global Times' Editor-in-Chief’s tweet on Chinese apps ban

    Tensions have been simmering between India and China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh.

  • 59 Chinese apps banned | Final nail in the coffin for TikTok; app stops working across devices Jun 30, 2020 07:04 PM IST

    59 Chinese apps banned | Final nail in the coffin for TikTok; app stops working across devices

    TikTok seems to have become inoperable on both iOS and Android devices.

  • Chinese apps banned | TikTok rival Chingari clocks 100,000 downloads per hour Jun 30, 2020 03:02 PM IST

    Chinese apps banned | TikTok rival Chingari clocks 100,000 downloads per hour

    The demand was so high that the company's servers were unable to keep up with the sudden spike in traffic.

  • 59 Chinese apps banned | Never compromised on security; provided employment to Indians: Club Factory Jun 30, 2020 12:20 PM IST

    59 Chinese apps banned | Never compromised on security; provided employment to Indians: Club Factory

    The Ministry of Information Technology, on June 29, banned 59 mobile apps citing national security, saying they are engaged in activities which are "prejudicial to the sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order.

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