Gulf Times - Blocking
Nike fined $14mn for blocking cross-border sales of soccer merchandise

Nike fined $14mn for blocking cross-border sales of soccer merchandise

US sportswear maker Nike was hit with a €12.5mn ($14.14mn) fine on Monday for blocking cross-border sales of soccer merchandise of some of Europe's best-known clubs ...

Indian journalist condemns Twitter for blocking account after abuse online

Indian journalist condemns Twitter for blocking account after abuse online

One of India's best-known women journalists, Barkha Dutt, launched a scathing attack on Twitter Inc on Tuesday for temporarily locking her account after she posted details of men ...

Al Jazeera condemns blocking of Discover Publisher Channel in Saudi Arabia by Snapchat

Al Jazeera condemns blocking of Discover Publisher Channel in Saudi Arabia by Snapchat

Al Jazeera Media Network yesterday expressed dismay at social media platform Snapchat's decision to block its Discover Publisher Channel in Saudi Arabia.

Blocking arms sales a new tool to end Gulf siege: NYT

Blocking arms sales a new tool to end Gulf siege: NYT

A decision by influential US Senator Bob Corker to block the approval of future US arms sales to Gulf countries could give Washington "a new tool" for resolving a "dangerous dispute" ...

 Ghana into semi-finals with Atsu at double

Ghana into semi-finals with Atsu at double

Christian Atsu scored twice as Ghana beat Guinea 3-0 yesterday to ease into their fifth successive Africa Cup of Nations semi-final.