• India Bans 118 Apps, Including PUBG Mobile

    28 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    India has today banned 118 apps, including the popular game PUBG Mobile, according to Medianama. The apps were accused of being engaged in activities "prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defense of India, security of state and public order" by the Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
    Thus far, the Indian government has banned 224 apps this year, mainly due to implied security concerns with regards to Chinese ownership. In June, India banned 59 apps including TikTok and WeChat, and banned another 47 in July.
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  • More than 100 Android apps have been banned in India including PUBG Mobile

    More than 100 Android apps have been banned in India including PUBG Mobile

    28 days ago - By 9to5Google

    Today in India, the government has announced a ban on Android applications that pulls the plug on 118 applications within the country, which are primarily of Chinese origin, and those apps include the wildly popular PUBG Mobile.
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  • India expands Chinese ban to 118 more apps including PUBG and Tencent as US TikTok deadline looms

    India expands Chinese ban to 118 more apps including PUBG and Tencent as US TikTok deadline looms

    28 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Back in June, India began banning Chinese apps like TikTok and WeChat over security and privacy concerns while a border dispute was heating up between the two countries. Now India has added over 100 more Chinese apps to its banned list including PUBG, Tencent, and further WeChat apps. The move comes as the US ban of TikTok is approaching in November .
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  • PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite have been banned in India

    PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite have been banned in India

    28 days ago - By iMore

    Tencent Games' battle royale title is the latest to be banned in India.
    What you need to know
    The Indian government has banned 118 apps, including PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite.
    The government stated that the apps transmitted user data to elements "hostile" to India's national security.
    Indian and China are in a terse standoff at the border, with the Indian government previously banning TikTok, WeChat and other services earlier this year.
    The Indian government's Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has banned 118 apps - primarily of Chinese origin - as tensions between...
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