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China’s 2024 Threat To Indian Democracy

The Indian state of Karnataka went to elections on May 2023. It was surprising to note how the Chinese media gave coverage to a state election in India, a phenomenon…

By Cdr Sandeep Dhawan (Retd)

India Under Attack

Threats as commonly understood in India have usually been those arising from China, Pakistan, and terrorism as the main ones. But there is another threat that has been brewing nearly…

By Vikram Sood

Strategic Communication And Media: Powerful Instruments To Shape Future War Outcomes

The prosecution of war in recent times has undergone a paradigm change.  Conflicts today are fought over various domains in cognitive as well as noncognitive dimensions. We also see an…

By Maj Gen (Dr) Rajan Kochhar (Retd)

FIRs against hate remarks: Delhi Police to issue notices to social media entities

New Delhi, Jun 10 (PTI) The Delhi Police on Friday said it will begin issuing notices to social media entities in connection with the cases it had registered against 31…

Delhi Police registers FIR against several people over hate messages on social media

New Delhi, Jun 8 (PTI) The Delhi Police said on Wednesday that it has registered a case against some people who are allegedly spreading messages of hate, inciting various groups…

Telegram may restrict some channels if situation in Ukraine escalates, says founder

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Messaging app Telegram may consider partially or fully restricting the operation of some channels if the situation in Ukraine escalates, Telegram founder Pavel Durov said on Sunday.…

U.N. defines Holocaust denial, urges social media firms to fight it

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) -The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday agreed on a definition of denial of the Holocaust, when the Nazis killed 6 million Jews during…

Strike China and Save the World: Part 2 – Manufacturing Reality

Just imagine a video of Chinese authorities brutally assaulting and arresting Chinese citizens who have a credit rating below certain criteria, appearing on Sina Weibo. In no time this video…

By Cdr Sandeep Dhawan (Retd)

Belarus classifies social media channels as ‘extremist’ in new crackdown

(Reuters) - The Belarusian interior ministry on Friday classified three of the country's most popular opposition social media channels as extremist organisations, meaning that people can face up to seven…

Australia mulls measures making social media giants responsible for defamatory postings

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The Australian government is considering a range of measures that would make social media companies more responsible for defamatory material published on their platforms, Communications Minister Paul…

Kazakhstan moves to restrict foreign social media usage

NUR-SULTAN (Reuters) - Kazakhstan's parliament approved a bill on Wednesday requiring owners of foreign social media and messaging apps to set up offices in the country or risk being blocked…

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro signs decree changing social media regulations

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro signed a decree on Monday changing internet regulations to combat "arbitrary removal" of accounts, profiles and content, the presidential press office said. The…