• Thursday, Feb 25, 2021
  • Last Update : 04:32 pm
India to impose permanent ban on 59...

India to impose permanent ban on 59...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 26 2021

In September, India banned another 118 mobile apps, including Tencent’s popular videogame

TikTok launches #JoyBangla campaign...

TikTok launches #JoyBangla campaign...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The platform is also running a contest until December 17

Facebook, Twitter face British fines...

Facebook, Twitter face British fines...

Europe

Tue, Dec 15 2020

Britain’s new rules could lead to sites which break the rules being blocked and senior managers...

US not extending TikTok divestiture...

US not extending TikTok divestiture...

North America

Sat, Dec 5 2020

Trump was said to have personally made the decision not to approve any additional extensions at a meeting...

From Facebook to TikTok, US political...

US political influencers are paid for...

North America

Fri, Oct 30 2020

Payment for political posts can range from $10 to several thousand for a post

OP-ED: Sixty seconds of sinister...

OP-ED: Sixty seconds of sinister...

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Oct 19 2020

In a world of gangs, drugs, and TikTok

TikTok gets reprieve as judge halts...

TikTok gets reprieve as judge halts...

North America

Mon, Sep 28 2020

The Trump administration order had sought to ban new downloads of the app from midnight (0400 GMT...

TikTok asks judge to block US from barring...

TikTok for blocking US from barring...

North America

Thu, Sep 24 2020

US officials have expressed serious concerns that the personal data of as many as 100 million Americans...

China Daily: China has no reason to...

China Daily: No reason to approve dirty...

World

Wed, Sep 23 2020

A Global Times editorial published late on Tuesday characterized the deal as

Global Times: Beijing unlikely to approve...

Beijing unlikely to approve TikTok deal...

World

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Over the weekend, ByteDance and Oracle announced they had reached a deal that would satisfy Trump’s...

Trump vows to block any TikTok deal...

Trump vows to block any TikTok deal...

North America

Mon, Sep 21 2020

The comments raised fresh concerns over a weekend deal that appeared to avert a US-ordered ban of...

ByteDance says TikTok Global plans public...

ByteDance says TikTok Global plans public...

World

Mon, Sep 21 2020

The current plan for TikTok Global does not involve any transfer of algorithms or technologies and Oracle...

Trump raises questions about TikTok-Oracle...

Trump questions TikTok-Oracle deal

North America

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Trump had previously threatened to ban the app unless its US operations were sold to a US company and...

Trump: Oracle close to TikTok deal,...

Trump: Oracle close to TikTok deal

North America

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Oracle would become ByteDance’s technology partner responsible for the management of TikTok’s...

ByteDance drops TikTok's US sale, to...

ByteDance drops TikTok's US sale, to...

North America

Mon, Sep 14 2020

While TikTok is best known for its anodyne videos of people dancing that go viral among teenagers, US...

TikTok owner plans to spend billions...

TikTok owner plans to spend billions...

Business

Fri, Sep 11 2020

The Chinese firm is being forced by President Donald Trump to sell TikTok's US assets to avoid a...

New tech export controls may give Beijing...

New tech export controls may give Beijing...

World

Sun, Aug 30 2020

ByteDance has been ordered by President Donald Trump to divest short video app TikTok in the United States...

ByteDance asks TikTok to draw up US...

ByteDance asks TikTok to draw up US...

North America

Fri, Aug 28 2020

ByteDance is also making separate plans for TikTok US employees and vendors to be compensated in...

TikTok says to sue over Trump...

TikTok says to sue over Trump...

North America

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Trump claims TikTok could be used by China to track the locations of federal employees, build dossiers...

OP-ED: From dance to politics

OP-ED: From dance to politics

Md Jahid Hashan

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Is TikTok a threat to any country’s national security?

TikTok removes 380,000 videos in US...

TikTok removes 380,000 videos in US...

North America

Fri, Aug 21 2020

The app also said it banned more than 1,300 accounts for posting hateful content