Baidu said it had deep regret over content that fell into those categories and would cooperate actively with the departments of the government to fix the issues as well as increase its auditing. It didn't specify what actions may be taken, and Tencent, Baidu and Weibo had no immediate comment on the notice.
China's regulations for suppressing the spread of censored contents will further assist officials to gain complete dominance over communication; hence, the researchers and new visitors to China are likely to face troublesome consequences without proper internet connection.
Last month, Beijing scrubbed memorial photos of Dr Liu Xiaobo from WeChat and Weibo, after the long-imprisoned Nobel Peace laureate's death from cancer.
The latest probe centres on three of the country's largest repositories of online musings, all with hundreds of millions of users, Tencent's WeChat messaging service, Weibo's Twitterlike blog and Baidu's "Tieba" forums. Liu was an author of Charter 08, a document calling for democracy in China, and Beijing aimed to smother that intellectual legacy.
Prior to the meeting, Weibo was ordered to partially close its video site over violations, wiping out a combined US$1.3 billion (S$1.8 billion) worth of stock between Weibo and parent company Sina Corp.
BEIJING-China's internet regulator is investigating whether some of the country's biggest social-media platforms violated a new cybersecurity law by hosting content including "violent terrorism, fake rumors and pornography".
Regulators over the past few months have taken unprecedented and severe moves to eliminate content and media on a number of different platforms.
Dillard's slumped 13.8 per cent after the chain booked a loss for the second quarter as increased inventory led to big discounts. While the German DAX Index has edged down by 0.1%, the French CAC 40 Index and the UK's FTSE 100 Index are both down by 1%.
Such delaying tactics, without resorting to major armed conflict, also prevent the escalation of tension in the South China Sea. The United States does not recognize China's claim of sovereignty in that location and regards the area as worldwide waters.
AQR Capital Management LLC owned about 0.11% of Rite Aid Corporation worth $4,845,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Institutional investors now hold around $1.37 billion or 59% in RAD stock. 166 funds opened positions while 593 raised stakes.
At present, Seoul is allowed to possess ballistic missiles with a range of 800 kilometres and payload of 500 kilogrammes. The US military has a huge footprint across south-east Asia and the Pacific, particularly in Japan and South Korea.
For us Alexis Sanchez is a loss, of course. "We have all the other players prepared in preseason and they are all ready". Wenger though stressed on the fact that Sanchez remained "focused" on playing for Arsenal this season.
Musk , 46, isn't one to dial down expectations or stay away from painting colorful imagery of his products. The automaker's debt load increased significantly past year when it bought solar panel maker SolarCity .
Pulis has introduced youngsters such as Sam Field and Jonathan Leko to the West Brom first team during his time in charge. New signing Ahmed Hegazi flourished as West Bromwich Albion made a winning start to their Premier League campaign.
Bautista Agut fought back from a set down and out-lasted Frenchman Gael Monfils 4-6 7-6 (7/5) 7-6 (7/2) in just under three hours. He won 16 straight victories to equal his longest win streak since 2012 and 15 straight at Masters.
He's a fantastic guy and he's committed. "I rate him as a player but we have similar types with Alex Iwobi, Jack Wilshere back". After Arsenal's Wembley win on Sunday, Wenger admitted he was looking to trim his squad before the transfer window closes.
Dulquer Salmaan, who could rightly be tagged as the young superstar of Mollywood is on his way to conquer new territories. Certain reports are doing the rounds that Dulquer Salmaan has finally given the nod for his first project in Bollywood.
A source told DailyMail.com: 'Brad didn't touch a drop of alcohol all weekend and stuck to drinking English breakfast tea. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie reportedly may be maintaining silence on reunion rumors in order to protect their six kids.
Kandy Test: India 329 for 6 on Day 1
The ever dependable Pujara's discomfort at the crease came to an end as he was caught at first slip off Sandakan in the 51st over. Those are batting now are capable of scoring big runs and it's a wicket where it is not spinning but it doesn't have bounce.
Microsoft unveils Coco Framework, aimed at boosting blockchain
One of the other key enterprise blockchain problems that the framework aims to solve is that of access controls for transactions. Microsoft's open source Coco Framework helps businesses build more confidential and scalable blockchain tools and services.
PM condoles loss of lives in Himachal landslide
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Rihanna's Embracing Her Curves, and Why You Should Too
It's been two days since Rihanna took social media by storm after posting her eye-popping selfies from Crop Over carnival online. Rihanna's fans slammed the Young Money artist by telling her that Lil Kim is the original blue-wig-wearing superstar.
Dow loses more than 100 points amid North Korea tensions
Data storage company Seagate Technology (STX) is posting a standout gain within the hardware sector, climbing by 2.1%. The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 are rebounding after ending Thursday's trading at their lowest closing levels in a month.
Justin Upton hammers walk-off two-run home run
Joe Mauer cleared the bases with a double to get the Twins on the board and Eddie Rosario crushed a game-tying homer. Reliever Daniel Stumpf gave up an RBI single to Jason Castro in the fifth, giving Minnesota an 8-6 lead.