New censorship rules for photographs published in Bahrain’s newspapers and magazines could be introduced.
The aim is to outlaw images that contravene Islam or Bahraini cultural traditions, said a report in the Gulf Daily
Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt has a bold prediction: Censorship around the world could end in a decade, and better use of encryption will help people overcome government surveillance.
In a lecture at Johns Hopkins Univers
Bahrain was urged to take a softer approach to Internet censorship by United Nations Development Programme Arab Knowledge Report director Dr Ghaith Fariz.
The government's alleged policy of blocking politically-motivated websites and n