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New Google Pay offer: Collect these stamps, win Rs. 2,020

25 Dec 2019

New Google Pay offer: Collect these stamps, win Rs. 2,020

The stamps are back on Google Pay!

Click toilet-selfie, get Rs. 51,000: MP government's scheme for newly-weds

11 Oct 2019

Click toilet-selfie, get Rs. 51,000: MP government's scheme for newly-weds

In an absurd move, bridegrooms in Madhya Pradesh are now required to take toilet selfies if they are to avail the benefits of a government scheme.

Meet the 13-year-old who clicked a selfie with Modi, Trump

23 Sep 2019

Meet the 13-year-old who clicked a selfie with Modi, Trump

A thirteen-year-old boy is now making headlines after clicking, what the netizens have dubbed, the 'most powerful selfie.'

Now, a simple selfie video can tell your blood pressure

08 Aug 2019

Now, a simple selfie video can tell your blood pressure

The condition of high blood pressure, or hypertension, has grown into a major health concern over the years.

The highly-anticipated OPPO Reno launched in China: Details here

12 Apr 2019

The highly-anticipated OPPO Reno launched in China: Details here

As part of its Reno sub-brand, OPPO has launched the Reno and Reno 10x Zoom models in China.

Vivo V15 with 32MP pop-up selfie camera goes on sale

01 Apr 2019

Vivo V15 with 32MP pop-up selfie camera goes on sale

Days after its launch in India, the Vivo V15 is finally up for grabs. It is available via all leading online stores and major offline retailers.

People are loving these pictures of PM with Bollywood celebrities

12 Jan 2019

People are loving these pictures of PM with Bollywood celebrities

On Thursday, Prime Minister Modi met a delegation of Bollywood celebrities, which included Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, and Ayushmann Khurrana, among others.

ASUS ZenFone Max M2 goes on sale today via Flipkart

20 Dec 2018

ASUS ZenFone Max M2 goes on sale today via Flipkart

The recently launched ASUS ZenFone Max M2 has gone on sale today via Flipkart (starting 12pm).

OPPO reduces prices of these smartphones by upto Rs. 2,000

20 Dec 2018

OPPO reduces prices of these smartphones by upto Rs. 2,000

As part of the "Merry Christmas and New Year 2019 Special Offer", OPPO has slashed the prices of three of its popular smartphones by upto Rs. 2,000.

Xiaomi's Android One-powered Mi A2 receives Android Pie update

19 Dec 2018

Xiaomi's Android One-powered Mi A2 receives Android Pie update

Xiaomi has started rolling out Android Pie update for its Android One-powered Mi A2 smartphone.

5 best Xiaomi smartphones of 2018

19 Dec 2018

5 best Xiaomi smartphones of 2018

Xiaomi is the number one smartphone brand in India for the 5th consecutive quarter. And of course, all the credit goes to its durable smartphones.

Delhi: People stealing nuts, bolts from Signature Bridge

04 Dec 2018

Delhi: People stealing nuts, bolts from Signature Bridge

Delhi's iconic Signature Bridge garnered huge attention from public soon after it was inaugurated last month.

After getting trolled for risky selfie, Devendra Fadnavis's wife apologizes

22 Oct 2018

After getting trolled for risky selfie, Devendra Fadnavis's wife apologizes

Amruta Fadnavis, the wife of Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis, said today that she was ready to apologize after a video, showing her clicking a selfie sitting on the edge of a cruise ship, went viral.

TN: Selfies with King Cobra land five in police net

07 Aug 2018

TN: Selfies with King Cobra land five in police net

An act of bravado landed five people behind bars after pictures of them posing with a king cobra they caught went viral on social media.

12 best 'selfie' smartphones for every budget segment in India

17 Jul 2018

12 best 'selfie' smartphones for every budget segment in India

In this era of selfies and social media, the front camera on a smartphone has become an important deciding factor for buyers.

Rajasthan: Road accident victims die as onlookers take selfies, make-videos

11 Jul 2018

Rajasthan: Road accident victims die as onlookers take selfies, make-videos

Three persons, who met with an accident in Barmer (Rajasthan), died after writhing in pain for nearly 30 minutes even as a group of onlookers clicked selfies and made videos with no one coming forward to the help of the injured.

MP: Trainee cop held for taking 'selfie' in senior-judge's chair

02 Jul 2018

MP: Trainee cop held for taking 'selfie' in senior-judge's chair

A trainee police constable's enthusiasm for "selfies"' landed him in the police lock-up after he took a picture while sitting in a senior judge's chair in a court in Madhya Pradesh's Umaria town, an official said.

Goa introduces 'no-selfie-points', Southern Railways puts fine on selfie-enthusiasts

23 Jun 2018

Goa introduces 'no-selfie-points', Southern Railways puts fine on selfie-enthusiasts

In a move to curb accidents related to selfies, authorities in Goa have come up with 24 no-selfie points. In a related news, Southern Railways have decided to fine passengers for clicking selfies at railway stations.

Popular beaches in Goa to set up 'No Selfie' zones

23 Jun 2018

Popular beaches in Goa to set up 'No Selfie' zones

In the wake of several incidents of drowning while clicking selfies at the beaches in Goa, the state-appointed lifeguard agency has identified 24 "No Selfie" points along the coast.

Big hugs, selfies among Taliban, Afghan forces as ceasefire holds

16 Jun 2018

Big hugs, selfies among Taliban, Afghan forces as ceasefire holds

Taliban fighters and Afghan security forces hugged and took selfies with each other in eastern Afghanistan today, as an unprecedented ceasefire in the war-torn country held for the second day of Eid.

Tanaaz Iraani brings an all-female cast theater production "Selfie"

14 Jun 2018

Tanaaz Iraani brings an all-female cast theater production "Selfie"

Right after Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sonam Kapoor's "Veere Di Wedding" made headlines for having an all-female cast, popular TV actress Tanaaz Irani brought a new play starring five actresses.

WB: Peacock dies after selfie-lovers manhandle it, pull its feathers

04 Jun 2018

WB: Peacock dies after selfie-lovers manhandle it, pull its feathers

In West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district, a peacock died after villagers of Barighoria gram panchayat area manhandled the bird on Sunday.

OPPO F7's first flash sale on Flipkart and OPPO stores

02 Apr 2018

OPPO F7's first flash sale on Flipkart and OPPO stores

In its first flash sale, the recently launched OPPO F7 will be available on Flipkart and also across all 777 OPPO stores in India.

Love taking selfies? Here are the current best selfie smartphones

27 Mar 2018

Love taking selfies? Here are the current best selfie smartphones

Selfies are now a huge trend, and smartphone-makers are ensuring that they don't fall behind in bringing handsets with good front cameras.

Railway stations could have designated selfie points soon

11 Mar 2018

Railway stations could have designated selfie points soon

Railway stations in India might soon have designated selfie points as the Indian Railways has invited proposals to improve facilities at 70 stations across the country by December 2018.

Delhi: 23-year-old shot dead while clicking selfie with pistol

09 Mar 2018

Delhi: 23-year-old shot dead while clicking selfie with pistol

Posing with a pistol for a selfie has become a recent trend and a dangerous one.

'Cool' photo with cannabis plants lands Chennai men in jail

05 Feb 2018

'Cool' photo with cannabis plants lands Chennai men in jail

Photographs have often landed criminals in jail. Recently, Canadian police tracked down a killer with the help of a selfie.

#DontAppAndDrive: Mumbai Police gives driving lessons to Mumbaikars

26 Jan 2018

#DontAppAndDrive: Mumbai Police gives driving lessons to Mumbaikars

Mumbai Police has time and again tried to spread awareness messages to the residents, with a pinch of humor and wit.

Selfie with speeding train lands Hyderabad youth in hospital

25 Jan 2018

Selfie with speeding train lands Hyderabad youth in hospital

Selfies can kill. There were as many as 127 selfie-related deaths globally during March'14-September'16; more shocking is that 76 of them occurred in India.

Netanyahu recreates viral Oscar selfie with Bollywood biggies in India

19 Jan 2018

Netanyahu recreates viral Oscar selfie with Bollywood biggies in India

What is one of the prime proofs of the "great friendship" between India and Israel? An iconic selfie.

How a Facebook selfie led cops to a murderer

18 Jan 2018

How a Facebook selfie led cops to a murderer

Two years ago, Cheyenne Rose Antoine, now a 21-year-old, got into a heated argument with her friend Brittney Gargol, then 18.

Google Art & Culture app matches selfies to famous paintings

16 Jan 2018

Google Art & Culture app matches selfies to famous paintings

Google has updated its Arts & Culture app to add a facial recognition feature that matches your face to a museum portrait.

Psychologists claim "taking selfies" might be a genuine mental disorder

24 Dec 2017

Psychologists claim "taking selfies" might be a genuine mental disorder

A joint study conducted by the Nottingham Trent University, UK, and the Thiagarajar School of Management (TSM), Tamil Nadu claims that "selfitis" or an obsession with taking selfies may actually be a real mental disorder.

CM Adityanath's residence is now a 'no selfie' zone

22 Dec 2017

CM Adityanath's residence is now a 'no selfie' zone

There's at least one place in Lucknow where taking selfies is banned - the area near CM Yogi Adityanath's residence at 5, Kalidas Marg.

Varun found clicking selfie while driving, Police warns via tweet

23 Nov 2017

Varun found clicking selfie while driving, Police warns via tweet

Mumbai Police is known to be tech-savvy. So, it shouldn't come as a surprise when they issue an e-challan on Twitter.

Taking action against "killfies", a rising epidemic in India

19 Nov 2017

Taking action against "killfies", a rising epidemic in India

There were 127 selfie-related deaths around the world during March'14-September'16, but that's not even the most shocking part: 76 of them occurred in India.

Take a Cowfie! Unique idea to raise awareness against cow-slaughter

29 Oct 2017

Take a Cowfie! Unique idea to raise awareness against cow-slaughter

Taking selfies has reached a new level thanks to an NGO in Kolkata that came up with the "Selfie with a Cow" or "Cowfie" contest.

India witnesses maximum number of selfie deaths in the world

06 Jul 2017

India witnesses maximum number of selfie deaths in the world

A study revealed that India has witnessed maximum number of selfie-deaths in the world between March'14 and September'16.