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Twitter threatened with shutdown in Pakistan

According to a report in Dawn online, Twitter is in danger of being banned in Pakistan because of the government's inability to force the tech giant to bend to its notions of what is suitable for public consumption or falls within the constitutional realm of legitimate free speech

17 August 2018 | World

South Korea commemorates WWII comfort women

Under a 2015 deal, Japan apologised to the “comfort women”, its euphemism for women - many of them Korean - forced to work in its wartime brothels, and provided a 1billion yen (now $133.51million) fund to help them.

15 August 2018 | World