Articles about Tiktok India

BJP leader Sonali Phogat (42) dies of heart attack

23 Aug 2022

Haryana
BJP leader Sonali Phogat (42) dies of heart attack

Haryana Bharatiya Janata Party leader and actor Sonali Phogat died after suffering a heart attack in Goa on Monday night. She was 42.

Can't sleep in the night? Follow this TikTok tip

06 Aug 2022

Health & Wellness
Can't sleep in the night? Follow this TikTok tip

TikTok offers a diverse range of content. While a part of it can be cringe-worthy, there is a multitude of videos that are genuinely helpful and deserve your attention.

TikTok India CEO Nikhil Gandhi resigns one year after ban

16 May 2021

Facebook
TikTok India CEO Nikhil Gandhi resigns one year after ban

Video sharing app TikTok's India CEO Nikhil Gandhi has reportedly resigned from his post, almost a year after the app was permanently banned in the country.

India freezes TikTok parent ByteDance's bank accounts in fresh blow

31 Mar 2021

India
India freezes TikTok parent ByteDance's bank accounts in fresh blow

Indian authorities have frozen the bank accounts of TikTok owner ByteDance on grounds of alleged tax evasion by the Chinese firm.

Netflix releases Fast Laughs, a TikTok-rivaling short video feature

04 Mar 2021

Netflix
Netflix releases Fast Laughs, a TikTok-rivaling short video feature

Noticing its audience's decreasing attention span and the success of short-video platforms like TikTok, Netflix has now created a similar feature.

ByteDance could sell TikTok's Indian assets to rival firm Glance

16 Feb 2021

TikTok
ByteDance could sell TikTok's Indian assets to rival firm Glance

Short-video app TikTok's parent company ByteDance is reportedly exploring the possibility of selling its Indian assets to rival unicorn firm Glance.

NewsBytes Briefing: SoftBank considering bidders for TikTok India, and more

04 Sep 2020

Facebook
NewsBytes Briefing: SoftBank considering bidders for TikTok India, and more

In another twist to the saga, SoftBank is reportedly working to broker a deal for TikTok India.

India's app ban could cost TikTok's parent company $6 billion

06 Jul 2020

India
India's app ban could cost TikTok's parent company $6 billion

Following the deadly Indo-China clash along the LAC, the Indian government announced the decision to ban 59 'unsafe' Chinese applications.

RS Prasad calls ban on Chinese apps as "digital strike"

02 Jul 2020

India
RS Prasad calls ban on Chinese apps as "digital strike"

Endorsing what the government's supporters have been saying after 59 Chinese apps were banned this week, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday said India conducted a "digital strike" with the surprise move.

Working to address concerns: TikTok CEO tells India employees

01 Jul 2020

India
Working to address concerns: TikTok CEO tells India employees

India's recent ban on 59 Chinese applications has unsettled some very popular businesses in the neighboring nation, including that of video-sharing service TikTok.

TikTok's creators begin switching to Instagram, YouTube after government's ban

30 Jun 2020

Facebook
TikTok's creators begin switching to Instagram, YouTube after government's ban

A few hours ago, the Government of India imposed a ban on popular video-sharing service TikTok as well as 58 other 'unsafe' Chinese applications.

Why people are downrating TikTok, calling for its ban

19 May 2020

Twitter
Why people are downrating TikTok, calling for its ban

TikTok, the popular video-sharing platform from China, has been hit by a series of controversies in India.

Move over YouTubers, TikTokers are the new in-thing at VidCon

17 Jul 2019

YouTube
Move over YouTubers, TikTokers are the new in-thing at VidCon

Judge TikTokers all you want to, but they're on everyone's radar and they're turning the tide.

24-year-old man drowns while shooting TikTok video in Hyderabad lake

12 Jul 2019

Tamil Nadu
24-year-old man drowns while shooting TikTok video in Hyderabad lake

A 24-year-old man from Hyderabad died recently while shooting a video on the famous video app, TikTok.

TikTok's new challenge, #MonkeyFace, takes over social media

01 Jul 2019

Rajasthan
TikTok's new challenge, #MonkeyFace, takes over social media

We live in an era where anything bizarre and weird can catch the attention of netizens and within seconds, it can start trending.