High Court asks government to ban ‘inappropriate’ video app TikTok
NATIONAL | April 4, 2019:
A court in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday asked the federal government to ban Chinese video app TikTok, saying it was "encouraging pornography".
Created by Beijing Bytedance Technology Co, TikTok allows users to create and share short videos with special effects. It has become hugely popular in rural India, home to most of the country's 1.3 billion people.