Tag: blasphemy

Netflix in Indonesia May be Banned or Censored Soon

Just a few days after launching in the country, Indonesia is possibly making moves to ban Netflix. Lembaga Sensor Film (LSF), or Indonesian Censorship Agency, has expressed its concern over the streaming giant’s catalog of films. According to the agency’s chairman, Ahmad Yani Basuki, it has banned a number of films from showing in cinemas […]

“Blasphemous” Content Blocked on Twitter in Pakistan

Twitter has agreed to block “blasphemous” and “unethical” content in Pakistan, complying with a request from officials on the matter. The report from the New York Times states that images of the prophet Muhammad and burning Qurans were causing dispute and were requested to be blocked. Abdul Batin of the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority led the […]