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Pakistan blocks over 700 anti-Islam YouTube links

September 17th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Pakistan Monday blocked over 700 links to an anti-Islam film on YouTube that has triggered anti-US protests across the Muslim world, including Pakistan, officials said.The decision ... Read more...

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Karnataka porngate ministers now face police probe

February 13th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 13 (IANS) A Bangalore court Monday ordered police to probe Karnataka's three sleeze watching ministers on charges of transmitting and viewing porn films.Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Kiran Kheny ... Read more...

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China shuts over 200 microblogs for pornography

December 9th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 9 (IANS) China has shut down 206 microblogs for distributing pornographic and vulgar content.The investigations were carried out following tips from people, said the State Internet Information Office ... Read more...

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Stop obscenity on internet, Pakistani court told

June 14th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 14 (IANS) A Pakistani man has urged the Lahore High Court to direct the government to check obscenity on the internet.Lahore resident Sohaib Ahmad filed a petition in ... Read more...

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China shuts down 60,000 porn sites in 2010

December 31st, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 31 (ANI): A Chinese government spokesman has said that his country has shut down over 60,000 pornographic websites this year, netting almost 5,000 suspects in the process, adding that the ... Read more...

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China shuts down 60,000 porn sites in censorship crackdown

December 31st, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): In a campaign against obscene material, China has shut down more than 60,000 pornographic websites and arrested 5,000 people.Beijing has run a highly publicised drive against lewd ... Read more...

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Sindh High Court directs PTA to block obscene material on YouTube

June 3rd, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jun.3 (ANI): The Sindh High Court (SHC) has asked the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to ensure that no obscene material is uploaded on the video sharing website-YouTube from Pakistan.Hearing a ... Read more...

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Yuvarani Nithyananda Sex Scandal Makes Waves

March 24th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tamil Nadu, India (THAINDIAN NEWS) It appears that Swami Nithyananda, who was known to be a religious person did not follow the path of austerity and led an extravagant ... Read more...

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Man pleads guilty to transmitting obscene material to minor

January 20th, 2010 - 2:03 am ICT by BNO News
WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA (BNO NEWS) – A Boyerstown, Pennsylvania man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to transmitting obscene material to a minor, prosecutors said.Anthony S. Greenleaf, 30, entered a guilty plea to one ... Read more...

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Police asked to probe complaint against John Abraham

July 7th, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Bollywood star John Abraham could be in trouble as a city court Tuesday asked Delhi police to file a report on a complaint seeking registration of ... Read more...

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Hong Kong editor gets suspended jail term for nude actress photo

December 18th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Dec 18 (DPA) A Hong Kong magazine editor was given a suspended jail term for publishing a naked photograph of an actress that was taken when she was abducted by ... Read more...

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Complainants against Husain want financial relief

March 10th, 2008 - 11:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Complainants from across India filed a petition in the Delhi High Court seeking compensation for expenses to come to the capital and fight their legal cases against ... Read more...

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