Pakistan blocks social media app TikTok for "immoral and indecent" content

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By Asif Shahzad ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's telecom regulator blocked TikTok on Friday for failing to filter out "immoral and indecent" content, another blow to the social media app that has come under increasing scrutiny as its popularity has surged across the globe.

The ban comes in view of "complaints from different segments of the society against immoral and indecent content on the video sharing application," said the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). The PTA said it would review its.....

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