India's push for digital sovereignty risks more online surveillance
The Nigerian government blocked Twitter in 2021 for removing a post by the country's president. Its verified handle @NigeriaGov appeared on Koo, an Indian microblogging platform. It was a major milestone for Koo which launched with a focus on Indian languages and a government-friendly stance.
Published 4 months ago · India
Times of India
India push for digital sovereignty risks more online surveillance, CIO News, ET CIO
Online Surveillance: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been pushing for self-reliance in everything from manufacture to vaccine development, and especially technology, while also trying to rein in global tech firms with laws to limit data transfers, banning Chinese apps, and policing online content more vigorously.
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