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Storytelling has been controlled by men: Alankrita Shrivastava 20.7.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
"Lipstick Under My Burkha" director Alankrita Shrivastava says she is happy making women-oriented films, even being criticised for doing so, as she feels storytelling in cinema has mainly been controlled by men.
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Amid VPN crackdown, China eyes upgrades to Great Firewall 20.7.2017 Sify Finance
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Amid VPN crackdown, China eyes upgrades to Great Firewall 20.7.2017 DNA: Evolutions
A spokesman for Guangzhou Huoyun Information Technology Ltd, which operates in around 20 cities across China, told Reuters the company received a directive from authorities to start blocking services from midday on Tuesday.
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China clamping down on use of VPNs to evade Great Firewall 20.7.2017 DNA: Evolutions
China is tightening control over foreign companies' internet use in a move some worry might disrupt their operations or jeopardise trade secrets as part of a crackdown on technology that allows web surfers to evade Beijing's online censorship.
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Which is the first Indian digital media firm to enter China? 20.7.2017 Rediff: Business
Pocket Aces creates content across 3 channels and reaches over 40 million people weekly on its own properties
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China clamping down on use of VPNs to evade Great Firewall 20.7.2017 Hindu: Home
China is tightening control over foreign companies’ internet use in a move, some worry, might disrupt their operations or jeopardize trade secrets as part of a crackdown on technology that allows web...
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Respect talent, says Prakash Jha on 'nepotism' row 19.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
National Award winning filmmaker Prakash Jha, who has produced the forthcoming film "Lipstick Under My Burkha", believes talent in all forms and across genders should be respected, in the wake of the "nepotism rocks" controversy.
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Censorship after death: Chinese netizens quietly mourn Liu Xiaobo 19.7.2017 All International Stories
After Liu's death, information and images released to the public have been very carefully selected
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Privacy a fundamental right? Here are 5 concerns with Aadhaar 19.7.2017 News
A centralised and inter-linked database like Aadhaar will lead to profiling and self-censorship
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Whatsapp down in China amid censorship scare 19.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
London [U.K.], July. 19 : Netizens in China have reporter disruptions in service by Whatsapp, leading to the scare that the Facebook-owned chat app may be on its way to being entirely blocked.
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WhatsApp down in China: Could meet the same fate as FB, Twitter, YouTube 19.7.2017 All International Stories
Several users in China have reported that WhatsApp is no longer properly accessible
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Pocket Aces first Indian digital media firm to enter China 19.7.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Pocket Aces creates content across 3 channels and reaches over 40 million people weekly
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China's WhatsApp users report disruption amid censorship fears 18.7.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
Users of WhatsApp in China and security researchers have reported widespread service disruptions amid fears that the popular messaging service may be at least partially blocked by authorities in the world's most populous country. WhatsApp users in China reported today on other social media platforms that the app was partly inaccessible unless virtual private network software was used to circumvent China's censorship apparatus, known colloquially as The Great Firewall. WhatsApp, which is owned by Facebook and offers end-to- end encryption, has a relatively small but loyal following among users seeking a greater degree of privacy from government snooping than afforded by popular domestic app WeChat, which is ubiquitous but closely monitored and filtered. Questions over WhatsApp's status come at a politically fraught time in China. The government is in the midst of preparing for a sensitive party congress while Chinese censors this week revved up a sprawling effort to scrub all mention of Liu Xiaobo, the ...
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China users report WhatsApp disruption 18.7.2017 Hindu: News
Experts say non-text messages are being blocked as authorities cannot selectively censor content
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WhatsApp down: China users report disruption amid censorship fears 18.7.2017 Latest News
Users in China could send texts over WhatsApp without the use of VPNs, but not images
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Erotica written more from male point of view: Alankrita Shrivastava 18.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
"Lipstick Under My Burkha" director Alankrita Shrivastava feels that erotic literature is mainly written from the male point of view, which she says is unfair.
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Generate content you love: Indo-Canadian YouTuber Lilly Singh 18.7.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
At a time when the debate on censorship -- on TV and the social media -- is at an all-time high, one of the most popular faces on YouTube has called for a kind of self-regulation, both among content generators and consumers.
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5 quick reasons why we love British television 16.7.2017 DNA: Money
Everything about the Brits is fascinating, be it their royalty, their accent, their history, their quaintness or their TV shows. British TV shows have captured the imagination of the English-speaking world for decades with great storytelling and nuanced performances.  In a world where Hollywood perfection is the norm, British Drama stands out bringing to fore a more human image that adapts well to vulnerable and distinct characters. British TV is often a celebration of quintessential British delights like their legendary dry wit, their cultural quirks, their genteel aristocracy and undiluted snapshots of British eccentricity. To give you a visual experience of all the above mentioned, #TheBritishAreComing on Zee Café. The channel which is the destination for the best in English entertainment in India is hosting the best of BBC First dramas every Monday to Friday at 10 PM.   Here are 5 quick reasons why we love British television:   THE STORY MATTERS British shows typically have shorter seasons than their ...
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Will release Amartya Sen documentary online: Director Suman Ghosh (IANS Interview) 16.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
National Award winning filmmaker Suman Ghosh plans to release his censorship controversy-mired documentary on Nobel laureate Amartya Sen online in a "couple of months" in its entirety, including four words that the Indian censor board has objected to.
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Amartya Sen documentary goes online sans words like cow, Hindutva, Gujarat 16.7.2017 All Beyond Business Stories
CBFC refused green signal to it because of presence of these words, that also included 'Hindu India'
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