The Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media (Roskomnadzor) blacklisted wechat.com, the website of the most popular Chinese messenger.
Russian Federation has blocked China's most popular social messaging app WeChat, saying its internet service operator failed to register certain laws with the related government bodies in the country, according to information posted on the regulator's website on Friday.
Tencent told Reuters it was checking the status of its WeChat app in Russian Federation and was in talks with the relevant authorities.
Tencent says it's in contact with Russian authorities over its ban on the use of messaging apps connected to Wechat.
"We're experiencing a block and we're deeply sorry", a company official said on a Tencent microblog.
Chinese internet giant Tencent said Saturday its messaging app WeChat had been blocked in Russian Federation, adding it was in touch with authorities to resolve the issue.
Brazil leads unchanged top 20 in FIFA rankings
Constantine congratulated his side on their achievement, but also cautioned them against complacency after the historic ranking. The first 20 places remained unchanged from the previous month as Germany, Chile and Colombia rounded out the top five.
Hulu launches live TV streaming service
Earlier this year we got some more details on what that service might entail and how it would work for current Hulu subscribers. The new app also comes with a bunch of personalization tools, various options for sports fans , a kids mode, and more.
Bulls Talk Podcast: Breaking down the Game 5 loss
Team-mate Avery Bradley was 11-of-19 from the floor as the Celtics became the first team in the series to win on home court. He's out for Game 5, but Hoiberg at least left open the possibility of him returning before the end of the series .
Earlier in the week, Roskomnadzor placed Blackberry Messenger and Line on its list of banned services for the same reasons, RIA reported.
China also has strict internet regulations.
Meanwhile social media applications such as Facebook and Twitter are blocked in China, with President Xi Jinping a vocal advocate of so-called cyber sovereignty.
WeChat, which had 889 million global users by the end of 2016, was not properly registered with Russian regulators, Tencent said.
The announcement, which was released May 5, cites article 15.4 of the law, which instructs sanctions for failing to release the responsibilities of coordinators of online information dissemination.
Most dramatically, it lost ground in Scotland, where the Conservatives - long all-but-extinct there - made gains. The results declared as of Friday morning gave the Tories a clear lead, as the polls had predicted.
As a result, the Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led state will now have its next budget presentation in The next budget in December 2017. He had also said that there have been suggestions to shift the financial year from January to December.
The mission life of the satellite is said to be 12 years, but it has been created to last well beyond the deadline. South Asian leaders on Friday hailed India for the successful launch of the India-initiated South Asia Satellite.
But just in case, Live After 5 in downtown Baton Rouge and a 5K scheduled for this weekend have been cancelled. The officers recovered a loaded revolver from Sterling's pocket. "That is offensive in any police department".
But Clark said those candidates are running under Leader John Horgan , who has said he wanted to distribute marijuana through B.C. Horgan campaigned Friday on southern Vancouver Island, where Green party officials say they have a chance of winning.
Although it was seemingly a date night for the couple, another attendee of the gala was The Weeknd's ex-girlfriend Bella Hadid. Considering Gomez is super close with her mum, this is definitely a good sign that their relationship could go the distance.
The next NRO launch is expected to be conducted on 14 August from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, US. According to a report from Space.com , this mission is SpaceX's first flight with the Department of Defense.
Sinjar Mayor Mahma Khalil said the strikes started at around 2:30 a.m., killing five members of the peshmerga and wounding nine. The US has been backing the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) against ISIS in Syria .
The Chinese Wikipedia will be launched in 2018 and will feature 300,000 entries at about 1,000 words each, the BBC reported. While speaking with his team of scholars he said that "We have the biggest, most high-quality authors team in the world".
Comey was asked if he was looking into whether FBI agents may have leaked information about the Clinton investigation. Mrs Clinton said she has been going through the "painful" process of reliving the 2016 contest while writing a book.
Tear gas in France as Le Pen, Macron hold May Day rallies
Fillon has lost the first round of the presidential elections; the second round is on 7 May between Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron . The comment was a reference to Macron's time as economy minister under the unpopular Socialist President Francois Hollande.
Gold demand up 15 % on stable prices, rising offtake
Mine production of 764 t in the same period was little changed from 768 t in the corresponding three months of previous year . Interestingly, higher demand in India was the prime reason for the overall jewellery demand gaining marginally at 481 tonnes.
Korea confirms North Korean live-fire drill on army anniversary
It has threatened to sink a US aircraft carrier heading to the region, as tensions mount over the North's nuclear weapons program. South Korea's navy said it will join the approaching U.S. aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson for joint exercises later in the week.
Smartphone shipments in India grew by 15 percent in Q1 2017
What's even more interesting is that every four out of five mobile phones shipped during this period have been made in India. The research firm's findings show that no India-based companies made it into the top five positions for market share.