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Indian court moves to lift ban on Chinese video app TikTok

3:27pm BST

NEW DELHI An Indian state court on Wednesday moved to lift a ban on popular video app TikTok in the country, two lawyers involved in the case said, in a boost for its developer Beijing Bytedance Technology Co.

Exclusive: China's Bytedance says India TikTok ban causing $500,000 daily loss, risks jobs

23 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI India's ban on popular Chinese video app TikTok is resulting in "financial losses" of up to $500,000 a day for its developer, Beijing Bytedance Technology Co, and has put more than 250 jobs at risk, the company said in a court filing seen by Reuters.

Video app TikTok's India download ban worries wider tech industry

17 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI An Indian ban on downloading TikTok, one of the world's most popular mobile applications, has heightened industry worries that technology companies could now face increased scrutiny and regulatory challenges in one of their most important markets.

TikTok vanishes from Google, Apple app stores in India after ban

17 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI The Chinese video app TikTok is no longer available in Google and Apple app stores in India after a state court prohibited its downloads, a setback for developer Bytedance Technology's efforts to tap users in a key market.

Indian court refuses to suspend ban order on Chinese app TikTok

16 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI, April 16 An Indian court on Tuesday refused a request by China's Bytedance Technology to suspend a ban on its popular video app TikTok, a lawyer involved in the case said, putting the app's future in one of its key markets in doubt.

Scrapping India's trade privileges could hit U.S. consumers, senators say

13 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI A U.S. plan to end preferential duty-free imports of up to $5.6 billion from India could raise costs for American consumers, two U.S. senators have told their country's trade office, urging a delay in adopting the plan, and seeking more negotiations.

Scrapping India's trade privileges could hit U.S. consumers, senators say

13 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI A U.S. plan to end preferential duty-free imports of up to $5.6 billion (4.3 billion pounds) from India could raise costs for American consumers, two U.S. senators have told their country's trade office, urging a delay in adopting the plan, and seeking more negotiations.

Ban on TikTok app would harm free speech, China's Bytedance tells India's top court

11 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI An Indian court's call for a ban on the popular video app TikTok will hurt free speech rights, China's Bytedance Technology Co has said in a request for the Supreme Court to quash the directive.

Ban on TikTok app would harm free speech, China's Bytedance tells India's Supreme Court

11 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI An Indian court's call for a ban on the popular video app TikTok will hurt free speech rights, China's Bytedance Technology Co has said in a request for the Supreme Court to quash the directive.

RPT-Ban on TikTok app would harm free speech, China's Bytedance tells India's top court

11 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI, April 11 An Indian court's call for a ban on the popular video app TikTok will hurt free speech rights, China's Bytedance Technology Co has said in a request for the Supreme Court to quash the directive.

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