The government has stated that these apps were “prejudicial to the sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India
04 Sep 2020 6:58 PM
The ban on Chinese apps is the start of India’s decoupling from the Chinese economy, say defence and warfare experts.
04 Sep 2020 5:42 PM
PUBG Mobile among 118 Chinese apps banned amid heightened tension between troops of the two countries on Ladakh border.
02 Sep 2020 6:26 PM
Trump’s order appears to formalise his threat to shut down TikTok unless Microsoft or some other American company buys it by September 15.
07 Aug 2020 1:57 PM
The measure is seen as a measure by India to impose economic costs on China for its aggression along the LAC in the Ladakh sector
28 Jul 2020 1:28 PM
Most of these 47 apps are banned for the same reasons as the earlier 59, and many were lite versions or variants of the earlier banned apps.
27 Jul 2020 6:17 PM
Quick disbursal of the Rs 20,000 crore Startup India corpus to app-based businesses is key, not reliance on large firms to create superapps.
16 Jul 2020 8:05 AM
The Army could take action against any personnel found to be using these banned apps from July 15.
08 Jul 2020 11:00 PM
The action against Chinese Apps is not about data protection but is a political manoeuvre.
04 Jul 2020 10:44 PM
Some app developers themselves also voluntarily took down apps from Play Store and App Store to adhere to local laws.
02 Jul 2020 5:57 PM
He also asserted that if our country has lost 20 soldiers, the toll is double on the Chinese side.
02 Jul 2020 2:42 PM
They will bear the brunt of losing income for the sake of the nation, they say
01 Jul 2020 11:52 PM
Many of the Chinese apps have several Indian alternatives. For others, there are the Big Tech ones.
01 Jul 2020 8:44 PM
China holds disproportionate stake in India’s tech startup ecosystem and could use it against us
01 Jul 2020 5:17 PM