You have searched for "Detained"

Showing 21-30 of 211

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

TECH 25 Jul 2014 | 2:57 PM

US says Chinese man pleads guilty in military technology sting

A 28-year-old Chinese man pleaded guilty on Wednesday of attempting to smuggle military technology obtained from undercover US agents out of the United States to China, the US Justice Department said.

TECH 07 Aug 2014 | 5:11 PM

China imposes new restrictions on instant messaging tools: Xinhua

China will force real-name registrations on users of instant messaging tools and require public accounts wishing to publish or reprint political news to seek prior approval, state media said on Thursday.

TECH 11 Aug 2014 | 2:20 PM

Arrests as China cracks down on Internet rumours

Police in China have arrested four people and detained or warned another 81 as authorities crack down on alleged Internet rumour-mongering, state media reported Saturday.

TECH 19 Aug 2014 | 2:25 PM

China releases contrite blogger early: police

A Chinese blogger who made a grovelling apology on state television after being detained for "publishing false stories" has been released from custody, police said Tuesday, citing his "good attitude".

TECH 29 Aug 2014 | 6:21 PM

China's Tencent shuts messaging accounts after censorship rules: state media

China's Tencent Holdings Ltd has suspended more than 300 accounts on its WeChat mobile messaging app and banned around 40 others as government restrictions on spreading political news online take effect, state media said on Friday.

TECH 29 Sep 2014 | 4:47 PM

China urges global crackdown on extremists' use of Internet

China called on Saturday for a worldwide crackdown on the use of the Internet by religious extremists and terrorists to stamp out their ability to communicate their ideas and raise funds.

TECH 05 Nov 2014 | 6:12 PM

Swedish co-founder of Pirate Bay whisked to Thai capital

The Swedish co-founder of The Pirate Bay website was hauled to Bangkok on Nov 5 following his arrest in northeast Thailand, with police from Stockholm waiting to press for his deportation to serve a jail term for copyright infringement.

TECH 06 Nov 2014 | 7:41 AM

Thai police say Pirate Bay co-founder to be extradited within a month

Thai police said the co-founder of the file-sharing website The Pirate Bay, who was arrested this week at the Laos border, would be extradited to Sweden to serve a jail term within the next month.

TECH 07 Nov 2014 | 12:42 PM

Spain arrests 10 for 'terrorist' Twitter, Facebook posts

Spanish police arrested 10 people accused of glorifying terrorism and inciting attacks by the Basque group ETA in Twitter and Facebook messages, authorities said.

TECH 10 Nov 2014 | 4:09 PM

CIA tweets 'Argo' errors on Iran crisis anniversary

The CIA good naturedly highlighted the inaccuracies in Oscar-winning Iran hostage drama Argo, in a series of tweets to mark the anniversary of the 1979 crisis.