Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Under the new rules, certain online platforms face criminal liability if they do not comply with official requests to remove unlawful content or trace its original source.
- Washington is unlikely to intervene, given its own ‘big tech’ concerns and the trajectory of Indian-US relations.
- Tax disputes between Western tech firms and the Indian government will rise.
- India’s ban on TikTok is likely to stay even though the app will comply with the new IT rules.