Report Wire - TikTok left a gap in India’s web—each Meta and Google wish to fill it

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TikTok left a gap in India’s web—each Meta and Google wish to fill it

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Google doubled down on India with a $10 billion India Digitization Fund in 2020. (Photo: AP)

TikTok’s eviction from India in 2020 left a gaping gap within the nation’s fast-growing short-video market—one which Instagram and several other homegrown rivals are combating to fill. Many of those new Indian contenders are being cultivated by one other American tech behemoth: Instagram-parent Meta’s rival Google.