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YouTube ban to continue as case lingers at LHC

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LAHORE: The proceedings on a petition challenging the ban imposed by the former government on YouTube for exhibiting blasphemous material could not be held on Thursday as Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah who was hearing this case was not working at the principal seat. Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah at present is working at the […]

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Google hardly affected: YouTube blockade

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EIGHT months and counting: the government that imposed the ban is gone, a new one has been elected and there have been several appeals. Yet, there is no sign on the horizon of the blockade on YouTube being overturned. The only information to come out on this front recently is that apropos of a legal […]

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YouTube to be opened soon

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Zubair Kasuri ISLAMABAD: The government has decided in principle to open YouTube once again, it has been learnt reliably.Responsible government sources told ‘The News’ that YouTube would be opened within a few days and all the necessary arrangements had been finalised in this regard. The sources further said that the government department’s concerned and private […]

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