08 May 2020
Coronavirus not deadly, fight shouldn't be restricted to PMO: Rahul
On Friday, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi addressed the press giving plenty of suggestions to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Centre on how to battle the coronavirus pandemic.
07 May 2020
UP: Life term if corona-patient causes death by "intentional affliction"
The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet has cleared the Public Health and Epidemic Disease Control Ordinance, 2020, which prescribes a life term for coronavirus patients if "death is caused by intentional (COVID-19) affliction".
06 May 2020
Coronavirus wiped nearly a quarter of Indian billionaires' wealth: Forbes
The outbreak of COVID-19, which has claimed over 2.5 lakh lives and put a third of the world's population under lockdown, has wrecked economies completely.
08 Apr 2020
Amid coronavirus crisis, this Indian business tycoon is growing richer
The outbreak of coronavirus, and the ongoing nation-wide lockdown to prevent it from growing worse, has disrupted businesses so much that their leaders and investors are bleeding money.
05 Apr 2020
Coronavirus: All Bhopal shops closed until further orders, says DM
The Bhopal district of Madhya Pradesh will now face a stricter lockdown as the number of coronavirus cases continue to rise.
29 Mar 2020
Coronavirus: FIR against Noida company that hid staffers' travel history
An FIR will be registered against a private company in Noida for hiding the travel history of its staffers from authorities.
24 Mar 2020
Britney Spears vows to help fans suffering due to coronavirus
From heart-warming, mildly weird to downright outrageous, celebrity reactions to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic have been pretty varied so far.
20 Mar 2020
Now, Instagram is testing Snapchat-like 'self-disappearing' messages
After Stories, Instagram is copying another highly-celebrated feature from Snapchat- ephemeral or self-disappearing text messages.
26 Feb 2020
Nicknames to love animation, all new features coming on Instagram
A week ago, Instagram boss Adam Mosseri claimed that they have far more important things to work on than an iPad app.
22 Dec 2019
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Light-powered headphones, Realme buds, Facebook's leak, DNA dating, more
In the third week of December, the world of tech witnessed plenty of activity, both good and bad.
21 Dec 2019
#BugAlert: Critical security flaw in Twitter, update app immediately
After Facebook, Amazon's Ring, and SonyLIV, microblogging giant Twitter has disclosed a vulnerability, one that may have compromised the accounts of its users.
06 Dec 2019
#TechBytes: How to block strangers from messaging on Instagram
On December 4, Instagram introduced major changes to keep users of the platform safe from harassment and other potential problems stemming from social media.
23 Sep 2019
This IAS officer is helping local trade by curbing plastic
Odisha's Keonjhar district administration is cutting down on its plastic waste by retracing the local roots.
21 Sep 2019
Faf du Plessis to miss flight to India: Here's why
South African Test skipper Faf du Plessis is all set to miss his connecting flight to India ahead of the Test series after a delay by British Airways in Dubai.
27 Aug 2019
Girl accuses BJP leader of harassment. Day later, goes missing
A law student from Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur levels harassment allegations on BJP leader and former Union Minister Swami Chinmayanand. A day later, she goes missing. That's Yogi Adityanath's state for you.
18 Aug 2019
Soon, Twitter will automatically hide abusive direct messages
Twitter has long been plagued by people who spread offensive messages to harass or bully others.
12 Aug 2019
After breather, security upped in J&K before Eid: Reports
In Jammu and Kashmir, curfew was re-imposed on Sunday afternoon, a day before Eid celebrations, said reports. Authorities had eased restrictions in some areas to help people prepare for the festival.
16 Jul 2019
Twitter for desktop is getting a makeover: Details here
Twitter is giving a makeover to its desktop website - twitter.com.
09 Jul 2019
Now, Instagram will warn you against posting hate comments
In a major move, Instagram has announced two new tools to combat the pressing problem of bullying.
01 Jul 2019
Journalists locked-up as Yogi Adityanath visits hospital; DM denies reports
In a shocking incident that has come to light, a group of local journalists was allegedly locked up during Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit to Moradabad's district hospital on Sunday.
27 Jun 2019
Mathura: Mass cheating during LLB exams, teachers found assisting
Incidents of mass cheating at two big colleges in Mathura, affiliated to the Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University (formerly Agra University), have come to light.
25 Jun 2019
Gurmeet Ram Rahim seeks parole, Haryana minister says "Why not?"
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is serving 20 year sentence for rape and murder, has sought 42-day parole for "farming his fields" in Haryana's Sirsa.
22 May 2019
What are EVM strongrooms? All your questions answered
The clock is ticking and by the end of Thursday, the country will know who will form the next government. The massive seven-phased elections for 543 Lok Sabha seats concluded on May 19.
06 May 2019
In the wake of #AuntyjiApologize, let's talk about call-out culture
Last week, a video of a heated argument between a group of young women and a middle-aged woman went viral. The latter was heard making outrageous remarks, propagating rape culture.
25 Mar 2019
This Sikkim IAS officer launched project to adopt, transform villages
Until three years ago, Rongbul, a small village in South Sikkim, suffered from various problems, including irregular power supply, lack of government school teachers, and no development among others.
14 Mar 2019
WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook not working for many users: Details here
In a major surprise, Facebook's entire family of apps, including WhatsApp and Instagram, appears to have gone down for some users.
16 Feb 2019
Soon, Twitter may get Snapchat-like 'News Camera' feature
In a bid to compete with Snapchat and Instagram, Twitter is working on a new media-sharing feature.
16 Feb 2019
Twitter doesn't remove direct messages even when you delete them
In a major surprise, a security researcher has discovered Twitter doesn't really remove direct messages from its servers even when you delete them.
28 Jan 2019
Bulandshahr violence: Dead cop's phone recovered from house of accused
Almost two months after an Uttar Pradesh cop was killed by an unruly mob in Bulandshahr, his Closed User Group (CUG) mobile phone was recovered from the house of accused Prashant Natt.
30 Dec 2018
Twitter bug exploited for hacking high-profile accounts, posting tweets
In a surprising development, a group of UK-based security searchers was able to hijack high-profile celebrity accounts.
27 Dec 2018
To protect crops, UP farmers lock stray cows in schools
Aligarh city administration in Uttar Pradesh is currently busy handling the problem of stray cows in rural areas.
08 Dec 2018
Adityanath calls Bulandshahr incident an accident, not mob lynching case
The death of a police inspector in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr, earlier this week, was an accident and not a case of mob lynching, state Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Friday.
24 Sep 2018
West Bengal: Under-construction bridge collapses in South 24 Parganas
An under-construction bridge collapsed in Kakdwip area of West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district today.
22 Sep 2018
Twitter bug may have exposed some of your private conversations
A bug on Twitter's platform may have sent one or more of your DMs or protected tweets to unauthorized developers.
13 Sep 2018
#BreakingBarriers: Hindus, Muslims unite to build flyover in UP
In a massive show of unity, Hindus and Muslims in Jalaun district of Uttar Pradesh have transcended communal barriers to help local administration in relocating some religious structures, which had held up the construction of a flyover for 14 long years.
10 Sep 2018
NGT seeks UP govt's report on dump yard near school
The National Green Tribunal has sought a report from UP government on a plea filed by a private school opposing setting up of a dump yard in Sitapur district on the ground that it was a health hazard.
09 Sep 2018
#SierraBurgessIsALoser: Hey, Noah Centineo we meet again (heart eyes)!
Only weeks after Peter Kavinsky swooned us with his 'perfect boyfriend' skills, Netflix released another movie which starred Noah Centineo as the male protagonist.
27 Aug 2018
Law and order in UP, best in 15 years: Adityanath
The law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh is the best the state has seen in the last 15 years, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath claimed today.
19 Aug 2018
UP: 1 student dies of food poisoning, 12 hospitalized
A student of Kasturba Gandhi Awasiye Balika Vidyalaya in Bahuar village in UP's Mirzapur district died of food poisoning, while 12 other girls, who were taken ill, had to be hospitalized.
15 Aug 2018
#CareerBytes: Top 5 best medical colleges in Delhi-NCR
India attracts students from the world over for its high standards in medical education and training, and reasonably affordable fees.