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India ranks among top 3 countries that ask Google to remove the most content: Report

Key findings from a study reveal that defamation fueled most government requests for takedown.

India ranks among the top three countries that ask Google to remove the most content, citing defamation, privacy/security, and religious offence as some of the primary reasons, a new study by Surfshark found. The study which analysed data from Google’s Transparency Report between 2011-2020, found that India's removal requests have increased rapidly since 2016. [caption id="attachment_153909" align="aligncenter" width="846"] | Source:…

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