SC refuses TikTok’s urgent plea hearing on Madras HC ban order


Chennai:The Supreme Court on Monday refused urgent listing of a plea hearing over ban of Chinese lip-syncing video app TikTok. The court was approached by TikTok parent ByteDance. Earlier, the Madras High Court issued an interim direction to the Centre to prohibit TikTok’s download over concerns of inappropriate content including pornography on its platform, that is easily accessible to children