The hearing comes after Republican President Donald Trump has repeatedly called for tech companies to be held accountable for allegedly stifling conservative voices.
Representatives of Twitter appeared before the joint committee of parliament on Data Protection Bill, 2019 and were questioned by the members on showing Ladakh as part of China
Netizens shared memes and jokes on Twitter about the surge in rate as retail price of onion hit Rs 100 per kg.
Twitter has since responded to the letter saying that it is committed to working with the Government of India. "We respect the sensitivities involved and have duly acknowledged the letter," the company said.
The announcement came as Republicans expressed anger over Twitter's decision to bar sharing a New York Post story critical of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's son.
Nitin Gokhale, a national security analyst, said he believes government agencies have "escalated the matter too" and that “hopefully the mistake, deliberate or otherwise, will be corrected soonest.”
Among Us is very different than other highly social video games like Fortnite, for instance. It’s more similar to a board game like Monopoly, or a party game like Werewolf, where players need to read personalities and determine if they’re being lied to in order to win
Outage tracking website Downdetector.com showed more than 55,000 users were facing issues with Twitter.
Marketing experts say that Tanishq's advertisements have mostly been well received not only on TV but also on social media.
The Tanishq commercial sparked controversy with several people alleging that it promotes “love jihad”. #BoycottTanishq was also trending on Twitter.
In the petition filed, Bollywood associations requested the court to refrain those named from conducting media trials of Bollywood personalities or publishing irresponsible, derogatory and defamatory remarks against Bollywood.
#ParleG trended high on Twitter with many supporting its decision and calling it a socially responsible brand. Bajaj Auto had also blacklisted three channels for advertising.
"A total and complete sign off from White House Doctors yesterday. That means I can't get it (immune), and can't give it. Very nice to know," Trump said in the tweet.
Winners of the caption contest will receive scale models of a Mahindra vehicle from Anand Mahindra
Idli, which are puffy rice cakes that are a staple South Indian dish, has an entire fan base spread across the globe, cutting across linguistic and other barriers. So naturally, when the British man called idli boring, Shashi Tharoor was quick to give him a piece of his mind.
They are paying close attention to whether or not Trump is giving a specific direction or command to engage in an activity that could immediately put people in danger.
Major US technology companies have been under lawmakers' scanner, with some even facing an anti-trust investigation.
According to data from DownDetector, several users reported complaints about not being able to access the app.
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan said "none of the issues in the petition have been flagged before the Union of India” and the plea was made on claims of a Member of Parliament and news reports in the public domain.
Dataminr is a social media-monitoring service that uses artificial intelligence to comb platforms such as Twitter for user-determined keywords.
Trump will meet on Wednesday with a group of state attorneys general amid his criticism of social media companies.
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The apparent sexually explicit "like" by the Twitter account of Chinese ambassador to the UK was first identified by a London-based human rights campaigner, who flagged this to other Twitter users.
Recently, Donald Trump suggested that voters in the state of North Carolina should vote twice in the November election, once by vote and once by mail, to make sure their vote was counted.
According to the last of the now-deleted tweets, the hacking of the Twitter account of PM Narendra Modi's website was claimed by a group called ‘John Wick’. However, it denied responsibility for the alleged Paytm Mall hack.