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China dismisses speculation it may try to influence Twitter via Tesla

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday there was no basis to speculation that Beijing could try to use leverage over electric car maker Tesla Inc in order…

Twitter to cut spread of BelTa, other Belarus state media posts

By Paresh Dave OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - Twitter Inc will place labels on and limit the spread of posts from Belarus state media and their senior staff, the company said…

Twitter, Facebook remove Russian embassy tweet on Mariupol hospital bombing

By Elizabeth Culliford (Reuters) - Twitter Inc and Meta Platform's Facebook have removed posts from the Russian Embassy in the United Kingdom about the bombing of a children's hospital in…

Twitter files lawsuit against German online reporting rule

BERLIN (Reuters) - Twitter has taken legal action against a rule, coming into force in Germany from Tuesday, that obliges social media firms to block or delete criminal content quickly…

India strikes hard on Pakistani Fake News Factories, Ministry of I&B blocks Pakistan funded fake news networks

The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has ordered blocking of 35 YouTube based news channels and 2 websites which were involved in spreading anti-India fake news in a coordinated manner…

Twitter loses online hate speech court battle in France

By Mathieu Rosemain PARIS (Reuters) -Twitter must disclose details on what it does to tackle hate speech online in France, the Paris appeals court ruled on Thursday, handing a win…

Russia says Twitter mobile slowdown to remain until all banned content is removed

By Gleb Stolyarov MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will continue slowing down the speed of Twitter on mobile devices until all content deemed illegal is deleted, state communications regulator Roskomnadzor told…

Australia calls for global action to fight online misinformation

By Byron Kaye SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia on Friday called for governments around the world to agree on "rules of the road" to fight the spread of misinformation and state-backed…

Twitter temporarily disables its ‘trends’ section in Ethiopia

(Reuters) - Social network Twitter Inc has temporarily disabled its Trends section in Africa's conflict-hit nation of Ethiopia over threats of physical harm, the company said on Friday, and was…

Twitter to review content on Afghanistan

New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): Amid the rapidly evolving security situation in Afghanistan, social media giant Twitter on Tuesday said that they will continue to enforce their rules on…

Afghan Embassy in India claims ‘lost access’ to Twitter account

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): Press Secretary to Afghan Embassy in India Abdulhaq Azad on Monday claimed that the official Twitter handle of the embassy "seems to be hacked"…

Twitter has ‘prima facie’ appointed officials in compliance with new IT rules: Centre to Delhi HC

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): Centre on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that prima facie, it appears Twitter has appointed Chief Compliance Officer, Resident Grievance Officer and Nodal…