Jun 18, 2021 07:21 PM IST
Twitter was summoned to give a representation on prevention of misuse of the social media platform, only days after the Centre issued a notice to the social media platform.
- Jun 18, 2021 06:38 PM IST
The microblogging platform Twitter has come under fire for listing a partner at a law firm, Dharmendra Chatur, as the interim government officer.
- Jun 17, 2021 06:00 PM IST
Drawing a parallel, Mamata Banerjee said her government, too, was being meted out the same treatment by the Centre.
- Jun 17, 2021 08:58 AM IST
The questioning reportedly happened a few days after Delhi Police teams visited Twitter India's offices in Delhi and Gurugram to serve a notice in the 'Congress toolkit' case
- Jun 16, 2021 08:00 PM IST
Can Twitter really lose its legal shield? What does it mean to lose intermediary status? Can it really be considered non-compliance of new IT rules when they have been challenged in Indian courts? Most of all what does it mean for the users? This explainer is an attempt to answer those questions and more.
- Jun 16, 2021 02:29 PM IST
Social media companies were given three months (till May 25) to comply with the new Information Technology (Intermediary guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021.
- Jun 16, 2021 09:11 AM IST
The Bhartiya Janata Party-led government on June 5 sent a sharply-worded final notice to Twitter to follow the new IT rules, failing which the social media platform "shall be liable for consequences" under the law.
- Jun 15, 2021 09:14 PM IST
A Twitter spokesperson on Tuesday said the company continues to make every effort to comply with the new guidelines, and is keeping the IT Ministry apprised of progress at every step of the process.
- Jun 15, 2021 08:22 PM IST
Twitter and the Centre are at loggerheads on several issues for the last few months.
- Jun 15, 2021 02:41 PM IST
The feature is still being touted as a concept but if made available could give users the ability to unmention themselves from abusive or insensitive tweets.
- Jun 11, 2021 07:22 PM IST
The actor shared a post to ask Twitter why is this happening and whether it's a technical glitch.
- Jun 11, 2021 06:07 PM IST
The viral trend features netizens talking about the kind of love they want with pop culture references.
- Jun 10, 2021 01:15 PM IST
The Nigerian government joined Indian-made Koo after the Jack Dorsey-led microblogging site was banned indefinitely in the African country.
- Jun 09, 2021 08:23 PM IST
Twitter said it has already appointed a Nodal Officer and a Resident Grievance officer on a contract basis and is looking to fill positions on a permanent basis.
- Jun 08, 2021 05:41 PM IST
Apart from messaging platform WhatsApp, and Indian platforms such as ShareChat, Koo and Chingari, however, there is no word yet on the appointment of chief compliance officer and nodal officer for Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and Twitter.
- Jun 08, 2021 03:34 PM IST
According to an information on Lumen database, Twitter received legal request from the Indian government on June 6 for actioning four accounts, including that of JazzyB.
- Jun 07, 2021 08:27 PM IST
.The response from Twitter comes after the government, last week, issued a strongly-worded final notice to the company regarding its non-compliance with the new rules.
- Jun 05, 2021 07:10 PM IST
The ban on Twitter in Nigeria was imposed after the microblogging site deleted an "abusive" tweet of the country's President, Muhammadu Buhari, and suspended his account for 12 hours.
- Jun 05, 2021 12:55 PM IST
Social media platforms were given three months to comply with the new IT rules, which came into effect on May 26.
- Jun 05, 2021 09:44 AM IST
The account has been inactive for almost a year as the last tweet was on July 23, 2020.
- Jun 04, 2021 10:08 PM IST
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, announced the suspension "citing the persistent use of the platform for activities that are capable of undermining Nigeria's corporate existence", an official statement said.
- Jun 04, 2021 08:37 PM IST
Within a couple of hours after he shared the post, Nithin Kamath's account was seen with the blue tick, as Twitter decided to verify his handle.
- Jun 04, 2021 12:36 PM IST
Twitter has introduced a new tab for Spaces to make it easier to find
- Jun 03, 2021 04:31 PM IST
Twitter Blue will be priced at Rs 269 per month in India.
- Jun 02, 2021 06:13 PM IST
The social media platform had paused the program on May 29 after reopening it on May 20.