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Thursday, February 25, 2021

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Nigerian Senate Asks President to Declare State of Emergency Following Student Abductions

The Nigerian Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency across the country in response to the recent student kidnapping...

Polish Media Outlets Go Off-Air in Protest of Government Tax Proposals

Polish TV channels, radio stations, and online news outlets have staged a blackout in protest over a planned tax policy for media outlets. Poland's government...

Microsoft Backs Australian Media Code

Microsoft has promised to provide search engine services to Australia if Google plans to withdraw and announced it will back the government’s media bargaining...

Google Threatens to Remove Search Engine if Media Code Passed

Google threatened pull its Search function from Australia if the News Media Bargaining Code is passed.Google threatened pull its Search function from Australia if...

Turkey Slaps Ban on Social Media Ads

Turkey has banned ads on Twitter, Periscope, Pinterest, and other social media platforms for allegedly failing to comply with the country’s social media law.Turkey...

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