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30 Jun 2018


Swaraj trolled on Twitter again, accused of appeasing Muslims

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was again trolled on Twitter and accused of appeasing Muslims.

28 Jun 2018


Health-Ministry describes depression as 'state of low mood', receives flak

A post describing depression as "a state of low mood" on the official Twitter handle of Health Ministry was slammed by the Twitterati for "trivializing" the issue as some users termed the definition as "highly inaccurate".

27 Jun 2018


Guwahati: Woman, returning from father's rites, stripped to 'verify' pregnancy

In a shocking incident, a woman was stripped by staff of CISF to ensure her pregnancy at Guwahati's Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, on Sunday.

27 Jun 2018

JW Marriott

Britain: Indian-origin man gets 20-months-jail for hate tweets against Muslims

Indian origin British man Rhodenne Chand was given 20-months in prison on Monday for posting hate tweets targeted at Muslims, last year, after terrorist attack at Ariana Grande's concert.

27 Jun 2018


Internet's favorite dog can't actually perform CPR, experts say

Chances are you may have gone all 'awws' and 'OMG!' after seeing a viral video of a dog performing CPR on a fallen police officer.

26 Jun 2018


'Is condom included,' asks Poonam Pandey on plastic ban

Internet sensation Poonam Pandey is in the news once again and the reason may not surprise you at all.

25 Jun 2018


Mumbai horror: Journalist physically attacked by another woman in Uber

Journalist Ushnota Paul took to Twitter, a short while ago, to narrate her ordeal of being harassed by a female passenger in Uber, in broad daylight in Mumbai's Lower Parel.

25 Jun 2018

Narendra Modi

Sushma Swaraj receives hate tweets from Modi fans: Here's why

External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj was incessantly attacked by hate-mongers on Twitter, but she didn't stay silent. Instead, Swaraj liked the tweets of those who abused her viciously for the world to see.

24 Jun 2018

Donald Trump

Trump's spokeswoman booted out of eatery, restaurant explains why

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders was, on Saturday, asked to leave a Virginia restaurant because she works with Donald Trump.

20 Jun 2018


For revealing identity of assaulted Dalit teens, RaGa gets notice

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has been served with showcause notice by Maharashtra State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (MSCPCR) for sharing the video of Dalit teens being beaten in Maharashtra village a few days ago.

20 Jun 2018

Janhvi Kapoor

Janhvi-Ishaan's 'Dhadak' title track is all kinds of beautiful

The title track of Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter's 'Dhadak' dropped a few hours ago and has received a thumbs up from the fans.

20 Jun 2018


Good-news-of-the-day: Karnataka cop saves electrocuted monkey, adopts it

Yashodha, an Assistant Sub-Inspector from Karnataka's Kalaburagi, has become favorite of many on social media after she rescued and adopted a monkey.

20 Jun 2018

Bharti Airtel

Did Airtel bow down to bigotry? Here's their official response

On Wednesday, Airtel released a long statement to clarify that the telecom operator did not bow down to a discriminatory request by a customer, wherein she had asked to speak to a non-Muslim executive.

18 Jun 2018

Delhi Police

AAP-supporters target IAS officer on Twitter, she replies with sanity

While Delhi's CM Arvind Kejriwal is sitting inside L-G Anil Baijal's office to strike, supporters of Aam Aadmi Party launched a full-blown Twitter attack on transport Commissioner Varsha Joshi.

17 Jun 2018

Raj Kundra

It's just a preventive health check: Shilpa refutes pregnancy rumors

After a picture of Shilpa Shetty coming out of a diagnostic lab with reports in her hand gave way to all sorts of speculations, the actor took to Twitter to clarify about the same.

17 Jun 2018

Arvind Kejriwal

L-G representing Delhi at NITI-Aayog meeting? Kejriwal gets a fact-check

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took to Twitter to express his anger on reports that Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal was "replacing" him at an ongoing NITI Aayog meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

16 Jun 2018

Ranbir Kapoor

Ranbir Kapoor is all set to debut on Twitter tomorrow

Fulfilling the long-pending wish of his millions of fans, Ranbir Kapoor will finally be making his debut on social media tomorrow.

16 Jun 2018

Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal welcomes back Goa CM Parrikar, wishes him healthy life

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has welcomed back his Goa counterpart Manohar Parrikar after the latter returned to India following a three-month-long treatment in the United States.

16 Jun 2018


How to fix WhatsApp notification bug that hides sender's name

WhatsApp has been hit by a bug which prevents users from seeing who sent them a message when a notification for the same comes.

14 Jun 2018

Yogi Adityanath

Agra: Social media users express anger after dog buried alive

In what is sure to make every human furious, a dog was buried during a road construction in Agra. Videos and pictures that have gone viral on social media show the dog's body buried under tar.

10 Jun 2018

Pakistan News

SRK's cousin from Pakistan is contesting elections. Why-the-ruckus, dear trolls?

The jobless trolls are at it again, and this time they seemed to have surpassed their level of stupidity when they started talking ill about Shah Rukh Khan, just because his cousin from Pakistan is contesting elections there.

10 Jun 2018

Priyanka Chopra

After ABC, Priyanka also apologizes for controversial plot in 'Quantico'

Priyanka Chopra, who wrongly found herself at the receiving end for a Hindu terror plot in 'Quantico, has issued an apology for the same.

10 Jun 2018


Minor married to 77-year-old Omani is 'happy', claim authorities

The Indian Embassy in Muscat recently said they won't be able to bring back 16-year-old Hyderabadi girl sold to 77-year-old Omani man, on the pretext of marriage, as officials informed she was happy.

08 Jun 2018

Sunil Grover

Kapil Sharma returns to Twitter, talks about his future plans

Controversy's favorite child Kapil Sharma is preparing himself for a fresh start.

03 Jun 2018


'Why India, why not here?': Zayn Malik's Pakistani fans heartbroken

When it was reported that former One Direction singer Zayn Malik, hailed as the next global pop-sensation, is touring India this year, his fans here were absolutely thrilled.

03 Jun 2018


Facebook kills its 'outdated' and controversial trending news section

After four years, Facebook is shutting down its 'trending news' section after much controversy surrounding the social media giant's editorial responsibility, its role in influencing politics, promoting 'fake news', and the like.

31 May 2018

Rishi Kapoor

Rishi Kapoor abuses on Twitter, Aditi Mittal calls him out

Rishi Kapoor, infamous for his fights on the micro-blogging website Twitter, has done it again.

31 May 2018

Narendra Modi

Kejriwal takes-dig at Modi, says people miss 'educated' PM Manmohan

Taking a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said people were missing an "educated Prime Minister" like Manmohan Singh.

27 May 2018


On Twitter, Farhan Akhtar fights trolls with sensible replies

Since whataboutery has taken over social media, having a conversation with anyone having different views, has become impossible.

26 May 2018

Narendra Modi

#4YearsOfModi: Akhilesh Yadav hits out at Modi government

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav today hit out at the Narendra Modi government, alleging that the poor, Dalits, and women suffered during the last four years.

Many allege IPL final to be fixed after Hotstar's advertisement

Twitterati were left scratching their heads after an advertisement was aired on Hotstar, showing Knight Riders locking horns with Chennai Super Kings in 2018 IPL final.

24 May 2018

Virat Kohli

Big B accepts Sports Minister Rathore's online fitness challenge "#HumFitTohIndiaFit"

Legendary star Amitabh Bachchan has accepted Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's online fitness challenge.

24 May 2018

Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump can't block followers on Twitter anymore

US President Donald Trump can't block Twitter users from following him just because they disagree with him, US district judge Naomi Reice Buchwald has ruled.

24 May 2018

Abhishek Bachchan

Troll questions Abhishek Bachchan's 'easy' life, gets a dignified reply

It's not easy being Abhishek Bachchan, considering the amount of hatred he receives on social media for absolutely no reason at all.

Twitter left baffled after Royals lose to Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders have taken a step closer to reaching the IPL final after beating Rajasthan Royals by 25 runs in the eliminator at Eden Gardens.

Twitter goes berserk as Dhoni finishes off with a six

Kings XI Punjab were knocked out of 2018 IPL after a 5-wicket loss to MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings in Pune.

Twitter left in awe of Sandeep Lamichhane

Delhi Daredevils cruised to a 11-run victory over defending champions Mumbai Indians.

KKR win Twitterati's hearts with an impressive victory over SRH

Kolkata Knight Riders secured a 5-wicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad to book themselves a place in the playoffs.

Twitter can't fathom that Royals thrashed RCB

Royal Challengers Bangalore's IPL campaign came to a disappointing end after a 30-run loss to Rajasthan Royals in Jaipur.

19 May 2018

Rishi Kapoor

Amitabh Bachchan honored for being 'Bridge-builder between India and Europe'

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been honored by the European Union for strengthening Europe-India cultural ties.