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internet shutdown

Ecommerce makes lockdown bearable in rest of India but Kashmir netpreneurs suffer without 4G

The Supreme Court last week refused to direct the government to restore high speed internet in the Valley.

17 May 2020 9:23 PM

Supreme Court says indefinite Kashmir internet shutdown is illegal

Indefinite suspension of the internet violated telecoms rules, the court said, ordering authorities to review all Kashmir curbs in a week.

10 Jan 2020 3:59 PM

Iran curbs internet before possible new protests - reports

The government has launched a bloody crackdown on protests which started in November by hikes in gasoline prices, but have expanded since.

26 Dec 2019 12:15 PM

India leads the world in internet shutdowns

Since January 2012, there have been 373 halts in India’s internet service, according to the Software Freedom and Law Center (SLFC).

21 Dec 2019 11:19 AM

India widens internet shutdown to parts of Delhi to curb protests

The shutdown widened a already in place communications clampdown in restive areas stretching from disputed Kashmir to the northeast.

20 Dec 2019 11:25 AM


Indian telecom companies suspends internet, SMS services in parts of Delhi

A government directive to Indian telecom companies ordered a shut down of SMS, Internet and voice call services in parts of the capital.

20 Dec 2019 11:05 AM

Delhi’s tryst with Net shutdown

This was Delhi's first encounter with an Internet shutdown.

20 Dec 2019 1:15 AM

Guwahati under indefinite curfew amid protests against CAB

Police fired tear gas shells and baton-charged protesters, who fought back.

11 Dec 2019 7:51 PM

J&K: Strike over Army firing deaths, internet suspended in parts

2 youth were killed and several others were injured when Army troops opened fire on a stone-pelting mob in Shopian on Saturday.

28 Jan 2018 11:05 AM