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India blocks TikTok and dozens of other Chinese apps that the government says pose a security threat

Business Insider Tuesday, 30 June 2020 ()
India blocks TikTok and dozens of other Chinese apps that the government says pose a security threat· India on Monday blocked dozens of Chinese apps, including the popular viral video app TikTok, citing concerns about national security and privacy of user data.  
· In total, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology listed 59 mobile apps that it said posed a security threat.
· The move follows major clashes...
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News video: 'Not shared user information with foreign govts': TikTok India after govt ban

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Hours after the union government's ban, TikTok India released a statement. TikTok was one of the 59 Chinese apps to be blocked by the government on June 29. In its statement, TikTok said that it didn't leak user information to any foreign government. TikTok India head Nikhil Gandhi said the company...

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