Microsoft has lately been in talks to buy Bytedance’s TikTok business in US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. However, this won’t ease India’s restrictions on TikTok as the local operations are not a part of the ongoing negotiations. TikTok along with 58 other Chinese apps were banned by the Indian govt on the grounds of threatened “security and sovereignty”. Now, the Trump govt is also planning to ban TikTok and several other China-originated apps.

Click here to read the full story