FB, Twitter, Google asked to set up India servers

Posted on:12 Apr 2016 12:41:33
FB, Twitter, Google asked to set up India servers
12 April 2016 Current Affairs: The Union Home Ministry had requested Internet companies like Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Google to maintain servers in India to help get real time information about accounts, which spread mischievous and incendiary messages.Almost two months after Home Minister Rajnath Singh waded into the Jawaharlal Nehru University row with terror link claims based on a fake Twitter handle of Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed (@HafeezSaeedJUD), Twitter is yet to respond to the government’s request for details of the handle. In February, the Home Ministry asked Twitter India for details of the account.Twitter removed 39 accounts on requests from the government and the police in India from July 1 to December 31, 2015.Twitter is yet to respond to the government’s request for details of the fake handle of Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed (@HafeezSaeedJUD).Install server register as an Indian company and hire more people.

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