Conference on freedom of expression opens

Conference on freedom of expression opens

Terrorism, extremism, exclusion and imposing dictations on people are the biggest threats facing freedom of expression and media, and access to information, the chief of National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said Monday.

Facebook in Pakistan talks on blasphemous content

Facebook in Pakistan talks on blasphemous content

A senior Facebook official met with Pakistan's interior minister on Friday to discuss a demand the company prevent blasphemous content or be blocked.

Wikipedia appeal rejected by court over blocked access

Wikipedia appeal rejected by court over blocked access

A Turkish court on Friday rejected an appeal by the Wikimedia Foundation against the nearly week-long blocking of access in Turkey to the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia.