TikTok ban

PHC lifts ban on TikTok, directs PTA to ensure removal of objectionable content

The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday lifted the ban on popular social media platform TikTok directing the Pakistan...

Apr 1 ·>

KP govt opposes ban on TikTok in Pakistan

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government on Thursday opposed a ban on the popular short-video sharing app TikTok, ARY News...

Mar 26 ·>

PTA blocks 500,000 ‘objectionable’ TikTok videos

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has blocked access to around 500,000 objectionable videos on the popular video-sharing application TikTok in...

Mar 23 ·>

TikTok gets banned weeks after the tech-sector warns of “Ban-Astan”

TikTok, a major mobile app popular amongst the teens, used to create short clips of up to 1-minute, has...

Mar 11 ·>

Govt actively monitored internet during lockdown: PTA

The year 2020 was memorable for loads of obvious reasons. It was the year that witnessed a meteoric rise...

Feb 2 ·>

SBP imposes ban on payment for subscribing to India’s Zee5 platform

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has moved forward with a ban on payment for subscribing to Zee5, a...

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Nov 13 ·>

My take on the TikTok ban and unban in Pakistan – who’s right, and who’s wrong?

It has been more than a week since PTA banned TikTok in Pakistan, but the discourse over whether it...

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Oct 20 ·>

TikTok unbanned in Pakistan after ten days!

TikTok has finally been unbanned in Pakistan after 10 days. TikTok was banned in Pakistan on October 9, 2020,...

Oct 19 ·>

Pakistani content creators fear loss of livelihood amidst recent social media bans

With TikTok being the most recent social media platform to be banned by the Pakistani government, and YouTube also...

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Oct 15 ·>

TikTok holds virtual meeting with PTA for restoration

According to the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority’s (PTA) official twitter account, PTA and the management of the number one video-sharing...

Oct 14 ·>

TikTok rival “Triller” could soon go public

TikTok’s main rival in the US, Triller, is in discussion with blank-check acquisition companies regarding a merger that would...

Oct 13 ·>

TikTok says it’s working to return to Pakistan despite recent ban

TikTok might have been banished by the Pakistani government, but it appears that the Chinese social media app is...

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Oct 12 ·>