NEW DELHI: India on Monday banned as many as 59 Chinese apps, including popular ones like TikTok, ShareIt and UC Browser amid border tensions with China. The ministry of electronics and. Security concerns clubbed with the growing India-China tension and the need to go for 'Made in India' products and services can possibly lead to a ban on popular Chinese apps in the country.
A day later, Google said it has removed all the banned applications from the Play Store.Following the ban, TikTok refuted the claims that suggest it will pursue legal action against the Indian government for banning the app in India. Reacting to the 59 apps banned by India, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said the country is "strongly concerned regarding the decision of the Indian government".
China app banned in india images. New Delhi: Nearly 15 new mobile applications such as ByteDance-owned video editing app CapCut and Xiaomi’s browser app were included in a follow-up ban on 47 Chinese apps late last month, according to a list that ET has reviewed. The remaining were ‘lite’ or ‘pro’ versions of the apps that the government banned earlier in June, including TikTok and Helo, both owned by ByteDance, the. Images 'show China structures' on India border TikTok's parent company, ByteDance, is headquartered in Beijing and the app first became popular in the Chinese market before spreading worldwide. India China News: 59 apps with Chinese links blocked by government. Government of India has banned apps "which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order”. Tik Tok, UC Browser and other Chinese apps included in the list.!
The apps are said to have been siphoning off data from India to China. The Google Play Store and Apple's App Store are likely to remove the apps. In a huge blow to popular apps such as TikTok, the Indian government has banned as many as 59 apps that are owned by Chinese companies. The app was hugely popular in India before the government banned it on national security grounds.. Image copyright Getty Images.. Chinese app may be banned in US, says Pompeo . 7 July 2020. The government of India on Monday banned 59 Chinese apps including popular ones like TikTok, WeChat, UC Browser, Shareit, others over privacy, and security concerns.
India banned wildly popular Chinese video-sharing app TikTok and 58 others on Monday after a border clash between troops from both countries left at least 20 Indian soldiers dead this month. The government of India has banned 59 Chinese apps that it has found to be prejudicial to the sovereignty and integrity of India. The banned apps include TikTok, ShareIt, UC Browser and Club Factory. The government of India has announced a ban on 59 Chinese apps that were listed on the Google Play Store and the Apple iOS App Store in India. The list includes the popular short video service TikTok, browser and content app UC Browser, file sharing service Shareit, women-specific fashion shopping app Shein, popular mobile game Clash of Kings.
TikTok has been banned in India, along with 58 other mostly Chinese apps, as tensions between the two countries continue. TikTok, which is developed by Chinese company Bytedance, allows users to. "We welcome India's ban on certain mobile apps" from China, Pompeo told reporters, saying the move would "boost India's integrity and national security." 19:18 (IST), Jul 01 Quote The list of banned apps in India includes apps like TikTok, ShareIt, WeChat, UC Browser and so on. A recent study reveals that India has been the world’s fastest-growing app-market over the past few years. Reports suggest that Chinese apps are ruling the Indian app market as users have downloaded them in significant numbers.
Tom Dupree discusses if the U.S. government could ban TikTok of China was using the app to spy on Americans. India pulls the plug on another 47 Chinese apps over data privacy and security. India has banned another 47 Chinese apps just weeks after the country blocked popular video-sharing platforms TikTok and WeChat as well as 57 others over. Govt of India bans 59 mobile apps: The list of the banned applications included popular mobile apps like China's TikTok, SHAREiT and WeChat. India has banned some mobile apps of Chinese companies such as Xiaomi Corp and Baidu Inc, three sources told Reuters on Wednesday, in New Delhi's latest move to hit Chinese companies following a.
Citing national security concerns, India has banned TikTok. The US and Australia are also considering blocking the app. The US Army and Navy have banned service members from downloading the app to government-issued phones. The push for a boycott of Chinese tech products in India has so far been met with resistance from the big tech industry. In May, India blocked China’s TikTok app “for promoting pornography content and over privacy concerns,” the Indian Express reports, “but it