Tag: Online

  • China deletes Israel from online maps: report

    Article content Baidu’s Chinese-language online maps demarcate the internationally recognized borders of Israel, as well as the Palestinian territories, plus key cities, but don’t clearly identify the country by name. Article content Related Stories Hamas leader who directed Oct. 7 massacre of Israeli civilians is dead These ‘pro-Palestine’ events remain littered with pro-terror extremism The…

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  • Western University Muslim chaplain dismissed for online comments

    Article content Western University has dismissed a Muslim chaplain who served as a volunteer counsellor for Muslim students. Sh. Aarij Anwer was removed from his position after making comments online that the London, Ont., university stated “do not align with Western’s commitment to peaceful and respectful dialogue.” Article content “As a university, we are committed…

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  • Broadcasters ask government to make Apple pay news outlets under Online News Act

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Canadian Politics The association said only Google and Meta are covered by the Online News Act, ‘even though there are other platforms that benefit from the distribution of news content’ Published Oct 24, 2023  •  Last updated 1 hour ago  •  3 minute read Apple includes Apple News, a free news-aggregator app,…

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  • CBC/Radio-Canada largely excluded, written media outlets receive bulk of funding from Online News Act

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Canadian Politics Canada Nearly two-thirds of the entire envelope is reserved for written media outlets, including newspapers Published Dec 15, 2023  •  Last updated 2 days ago  •  4 minute read A cursor moves over Google’s search engine page. Photo by Don Ryan /THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Article content OTTAWA — CBC/Radio-Canada is…

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