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  • Delhi Police bust China based apps that defrauded 5 lakh Indians of Rs 150 crore Jun 12, 2021 08:52 AM IST

    Delhi Police bust China based apps that defrauded 5 lakh Indians of Rs 150 crore

    The apps were promoted through YouTube channels, Telegram and Whatsapp bulk messages.

  • India court says ByteDance should deposit $11 million in tax evasion case Apr 06, 2021 05:42 PM IST

    India court says ByteDance should deposit $11 million in tax evasion case

    An Indian tax intelligence agency in mid-March ordered HSBC and Citibank in Mumbai to freeze accounts of ByteDance India as it probed some of the firm's financial dealings. ByteDance challenged the move in court saying the freeze amounted to harassment and was done illegally.

  • Azim Premji-backed KreditBee raises Rs 544 crore, cuts down on Chinese funding Feb 15, 2021 11:10 AM IST

    Azim Premji-backed KreditBee raises Rs 544 crore, cuts down on Chinese funding

    KreditBee's parent company, Finnov, slashed its Chinese investors that now hold only 10 percent as compared to previously holding 40 percent.

  • Year-ender 2020 | Here are 10 most popular mobile apps that were banned in India Dec 25, 2020 01:01 PM IST

    Year-ender 2020 | Here are 10 most popular mobile apps that were banned in India

    Here are some of the most popular Chinese apps whose sun went down in India this past year.

  • Resisting China | What India started and the US consolidated, the world must now follow Nov 27, 2020 09:57 AM IST

    Resisting China | What India started and the US consolidated, the world must now follow

    Cynics who argue that banning digital apps does nothing to real intrusions by China’s People’s Liberation Army along India’s borders, ignore the fact that tech intrusions by Xi Jinping’s ambitions are as dangerous to the privacy and data security of citizens as hostile attempts at the border

  • After ban on 118 Chinese apps, Indian startups with investments from Beijing wonder whether they will be on govt radar now Sep 03, 2020 08:10 PM IST

    After ban on 118 Chinese apps, Indian startups with investments from Beijing wonder whether they will be on govt radar now

    Many early-stage startup founders wary about fresh investments from China. However, a section of experts say that FDI restrictions are more ominous, and ban on apps will be lifted once companies stick to security and privacy guidelines.

  • Business Insight | India reviewing 275 more Chinese apps including PUBG Jul 28, 2020 10:58 AM IST

    Business Insight | India reviewing 275 more Chinese apps including PUBG

    Watch this edition of Business Insight to know how MeitY evaluates these Chinese apps

  • Centre moves court to stop banned Chinese apps from challenging prohibition: Report Jul 12, 2020 10:36 AM IST

    Centre moves court to stop banned Chinese apps from challenging prohibition: Report

    Centre’s filing said it expects at least one or more companies to challenge the order

  • How the TikTok phenomenon democratised online space in India Jul 10, 2020 01:06 PM IST

    How the TikTok phenomenon democratised online space in India

    Everyone from teenagers and non-binary LGBTQI+ folk from non-metro cities across India embraced TikTok because it allowed their everydayness, their queerness, and just their own selves to become accepted, and even popular

  • India banning Chinese apps effective way to impose costs on China for its actions at border: Expert Jul 03, 2020 10:57 AM IST

    India banning Chinese apps effective way to impose costs on China for its actions at border: Expert

    India on Monday banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including the hugely popular TikTok and UC Browser, for engaging in "activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, the security of the state and public order".

  • Keeping an eye out for malicious apps Jul 02, 2020 10:11 AM IST

    Keeping an eye out for malicious apps

    Banning 59 Chinese mobile apps is a knee-jerk reaction, but we do need proper systems to vet an app for potential danger before it gets introduced in the country.

  • Ban on Chinese apps alone will not address long-term information threats Jul 01, 2020 01:48 PM IST

    Ban on Chinese apps alone will not address long-term information threats

    Millions of China-branded smartphones sold in the country are likely to capture far more sensitive user data than standalone apps and require greater scrutiny, as does telecom gear from Huawei and ZTE

  • Support in US for India banning TikTok and other Chinese apps Jul 01, 2020 11:45 AM IST

    Support in US for India banning TikTok and other Chinese apps

    India on Monday banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including TikTok and UC Browser, saying they were prejudicial to sovereignty, integrity and security of the country.

  • As India picks a side against China, geopolitics changes forever Jun 30, 2020 03:10 PM IST

    As India picks a side against China, geopolitics changes forever

    As long as a dictatorial Chinese regime is in power, India cannot return to status quo ante. This is a new situation for the foreign policy establishment, but India has the confidence, flexibility and creativity to influence world affairs for the good of all

  • China says concerned about India banning Chinese apps Jun 30, 2020 01:40 PM IST

    China says concerned about India banning Chinese apps

    Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian told reporters during a daily briefing that India has a responsibility to uphold the rights of Chinese businesses.

  • India bans 59 Chinese apps: Do you have any of these on your phone? Jun 29, 2020 11:32 PM IST

    India bans 59 Chinese apps: Do you have any of these on your phone?

    The government said it had "received many complaints from various sources, including several reports about misuse of some mobile apps… for stealing and surreptitiously transmitting users’ data in an unauthorised manner to servers located outside India".

  • These are the best alternatives to the popular Chinese apps banned in India Jun 29, 2020 10:27 PM IST

    These are the best alternatives to the popular Chinese apps banned in India

    Most of the apps were providing utility services like cleaning unused apps, virus protection, scanning, there are multiple alternative apps available in the Play Store which can get the same work done.

  • Why has the clock run out on TikTok and 58 other Chinese apps in India? Jun 29, 2020 09:36 PM IST

    Why has the clock run out on TikTok and 58 other Chinese apps in India?

    The government has banned these apps invoking its power under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act and the provisions of the Information Technology Rules 2009.

  • Tiktok, Helo, UC Browser among 59 Chinese apps banned: India's ShareChat to gain? Jun 29, 2020 09:26 PM IST

    Tiktok, Helo, UC Browser among 59 Chinese apps banned: India's ShareChat to gain?

    The Ministry of Information Technology, on June 29, banned 59 mobile apps, 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.

  • India bans Chinese apps | These 10 popular apps feature in the list Jun 29, 2020 09:15 PM IST

    India bans Chinese apps | These 10 popular apps feature in the list

    The IT Ministry said these apps were "prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of india, security of state and public order".

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