New IT Rules 2021 Current Affairs, GK & News

Twitter India appoints Interim chief compliance officer

Twitter India has appointed an interim chief compliance officer to comply with the new IT rules in India. Highlights Twitter India will also designate two other executives in accordance with the new IT rules, soon. In a court filing earlier recently, central government had said, Twitter do not enjoy liability protection against user-generated content in ..

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Google publishes report under new IT rules

Tech Giant, Google released its Transparency report on June 30, 2021 in compliance with the IT rules. Key points of Transparency report Transparency report was published as India tightens its stand against google for its new IT rules. As per google, it received a total of 27,762 complaints in April 2021 while number of removals ..

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Twitter appoints interim Chief Compliance Officer for India

Twitter has appointed interim Chief Compliance Officer in India to comply with the Indian government’s new IT rules. Key Points Twitter appointed Chief Compliance Officer after a prolonged battle with Indian government over its new IT rules. India announced new IT rules in February, 2021 which was implemented on May 25. It requires tech companies ..

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Why WhatsApp sue Indian Government?

As the New IT (Digital Media) Rules of India came into force, WhatsApp has sued the Indian government in Delhi Court and asked to block regulations. Why WhatsApp sued? WhatsApp sued the government because, it is believed, law will compel social media units to break privacy protections. Thus, the lawsuit has asked Delhi High Court ..

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