India restricts access to online content more subtly than China

The Internet is being censored more subtly in India than it is in China or elsewhere. Although more websites might be blocked in the latter, users at least get the message that access is being restricted. In India, however, people just get an error message. This keeps most Indian Internet users in the dark. Many don’t even realize (to what extent) access to information is being restricted, which in turn blocks a fair and open public debate on the issue… .

See VIDEO on Al Jazeera.

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