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What is Facebook’s oversight board?

Facebook's oversight board on Wednesday will announce its decision on whether to uphold former US President Donald Trump's suspension from the platform. Here are some...

19,727 accounts blocked for hate speech and circulating terror-related material: NCTA

ISLAMABAD: Thousands of social media accounts have been blocked in the country on complaints of spreading hate speech and inciting terror.  According to the National...

Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid apologises for suspending social media services

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid apologised for having to suspend social media services on Friday.  The minister said in a video message, that the Tehreek-e-Labiak...

Social media access restored after temporary suspension

ISLAMABAD: Access to social media services in the country has been restored after popular websites were suspended on Friday on the order of the...

Social media platforms suspended across Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has imposed a temporary ban on social media platforms across Pakistan on the directives of the Interior Ministry. Social...

Whatsapp to proceed with privacy update despite opposition

Whatsapp, the Facebook owned tech giant, has announced that it will move ahead with its policy update, which had propagated paramount backlash from its...

Punjab Police interferes with officers’ online presence, bans selfies in uniform

LAHORE: Punjab Police has made headlines in the past as well for policing its officers’ social media activity. In the latest media policy of...

WhatsApp’s new privacy policy: Experts explain why you should care

WhatsApp, Pakistan’s most widely used instant messaging application, has stirred controversy since announcing a change in its Privacy Policy for users, which will roll...

War in the time of Twitter: How disinformation shapes Indo-Pak relations

Consider the following image: the Mazar-e-Quaid stands tall against a clear Karachi sky, overlooking a curious set of events. An airborne motorbike with wings,...

Who are the 18 Twitter handles that Imran Khan follows?

Imran Khan's personal Twitter account is followed by 12.7 million people, but he only follows 18 handles. Three of them are official Pakistan Threek-e-Insaaf...

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