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Twitter to soon begin testing voice DMs

New Delhi, Sep 24 | Twitter is experimenting with a new feature that will let users record and send voice messages via Direct Messages...

PIL in HC seeks action against Twitter for promoting Khalistan

New Delhi, Sep 23 | A PIL has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking action against social media giant Twitter for being...

FB, YouTube, Twitter ink pact with advertisers on hate speech

San Francisco, Sep 23 | After months of intensive talks with major advertisers, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter have agreed to adopt a...

Twitter records 6.1bn K-pop related tweets in past 12 months

New Delhi, Sep 22 | Despite the global Covid-19 pandemic, Twitter has recorded 6.1 billion K-pop related Tweets in the past 12 months. With...

Twitter inquisition helps China on corona origin

BY Ravi Shanker KapoorNew Delhi, Sep 21 | The dots are getting clearer; and there are so many of them that it is not...

Kangana ‘will quit twitter’ if anyone can prove she starts fights

Mumbai, Sep 18 | Amid backlash against her abrasive comments on Urmila Matondkar, Jaya Bachchan and Bollywood in general, actress Kangana Ranaut has claimed...

Twitter to tell key US officials to opt for strong passwords

San Francisco, Sep 18 | Twitter has said it will ask US officials, presidential campaign managers, political parties and candidates to choose a strong...

Twitter partners with WebMD to give users more health info

New York, Sep 17 | Twitter on Thursday said it has partnered with health care platform WebMD to educate users and highlight what it...

Kangana in Twitter battle with comedian Kunal Kamra

Mumbai, Sep 16 | Actress Kangana Ranaut and Kunal Kamra locked horns on Twitter on Wednesday after the comedian took a dig at...

‘Lucifer’ star Tom Ellis takes a break from Twitter

Los Angeles, Sep 16 | Actor Tom Ellis is taking a break from Twitter because of the negativity and toxicity on the social media...

Ludhiana topped romantic conversations on Twitter last year

New Delhi, Sep 15 | A study by micro-blogging site Twitter India on Tuesday revealed that Ludhiana topped the charts for conversations on romance,...

Pandemic turns ‘serious’ Twitter into personal chill out place

By Nishant AroraNew Delhi, Sep 14 | The last 150 days or so have brought several changes in our lives and if you notice...

Twitter users thrilled to edit replies, firm says bug caused it

New Delhi, Sep 14 | Several Twitter users were left thrilled when they were able to delete a tweet reply, edit and fix...

Hackers entered Trump’s Twitter account with ‘yourfired’ password

London, Sep 11 | Three hackers who attempted to break into Donald Trumps Twitter account just before the presidential elections in October 2016 were...

Twitter to label or remove fake election tweets from Sep 17

San Francisco, Sep 11 | Twitter has laid out a detailed plan to curb misleading tweets and false claims and maintain civic integrity ahead...

Twitter launches ‘search prompt’ on suicide prevention in India

New Delhi, Sep 10 | In a bid to prevent suicide and self-harm during the ongoing pandemic times, Twitter on Thursday in a partnership...

Twitter to add headlines, descriptions to some of its trends

New Delhi, Sep 9 | Twitter has said it will start writing improved headlines and short descriptions for some of the trends on its...

Twitter to add automated captions to audio, video by early 2021

New Delhi, Sep 4 | Twitter is working on to adding automated captions to audio and video by early 2021, a feature that would...

RIP PUBG: Twitter filled with mixed reax memes after ban

New Delhi, Sep 3 | Soon after the government banned the popular online game PUBG along with 117 other Chinese applications, a flood of...

Kubbra Sait and Kangana Ranaut are ‘katti’ on Twitter

Mumbai, Sep 3 | Actress Kangana Ranaut lately seems to be on a blocking spree on Twitter. Her latest target is actress Kubbra Sait,...

Twitter account of PM Modi’s personal website hacked for Bitcoins

New Delhi, Sep 3 | Twitter on Thursday said it has fixed the account of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal website that was briefly...

PM Modi’s personal Twitter account hacked for Bitcoins, fixed now

New Delhi, Sep 3 | Twitter on Thursday said it has fixed the account of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal website that was briefly...

Twitter to add brief description to trending topics

San Francisco, Sep 2 | In a bid to fight misinformation on its platform, Twitter has announced to add pinned Tweets and descriptions on...

‘Twitter could face action for no response on minor’s harassment’

New Delhi, Aug 30 | The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has expressed displeasure over Twitter's attitude in an online harassment...

The next Google, Facebook & Twitter are coming from India: PM

New Delhi, Aug 30 | In the quest for the next Google, Facebook and Twitter coming from India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday...

This algorithm can detect abuse against women on Twitter

Sydney, Aug 29 | A team of researchers has developed a sophisticated algorithm to detect harmful and abusive posts against women on Twitter that...

Twitter replacing ‘Retweets and comments’ with ‘Quotes’ button

New Delhi, Aug 27 | Twitter has started testing a new Quotes listing with a small subset of users that will replace the 'Retweets...

Twitter slaps public interest notice on Trump tweet

San Francisco, Aug 24 | Twitter has slapped a public interest notice on a tweet by US President Donald Trump, saying it could potentially...

Join your favourite food conversations on Twitter

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANSlife) While Twitter serves up a buffet of conversations, product features like Twitter Lists and Topics empower people to customise...

21% increase in account information requests from govts: Twitter

San Francisco, Aug 20 | Twitter received nearly 21 per cent more information requests for account information from the governments and law enforcement agencies...

Twitter launches new API to help developers build top features

San Francisco, Aug 13 | Twitter has unveiled a new Application Programming Interface (API) to help businesses, academics and third-party developers build and launch...

Twitter testing automatic translation for tweets

San Francisco, Aug 12 | Twitter has kicked off a test with a small group of users across iOS and Android in Brazil that...

Twitter working on new tool to help users view ‘quote retweets’

San Francisco, Aug 10 | Twitter is working on a new feature where the users will be able to view retweets with quotes (formerly...

Twitter had talks about a ‘combination’ with TikTok: Report

San Francisco, Aug 9 | Twitter discussed a "potential combination" with China-based TikTok, currently facing immense political heat in the US, a new report...

Twitter to now label state-controlled media accounts

New Delhi, Aug 7 | Twitter has announced it would not amplify tweets by state-controlled media outlets and label the accounts of government-linked media,...

Facebook, Twitter remove Trump clip over Covid misinformation

San Francisco, Aug 6 | Facebook and Twitter have removed a video clip from an interview in which US President Donald Trump claimed...

Twitter censors Ram temple tweet, but allows Muslim protest tweet

By Arul LouisNew York, Aug 6 | Twitter has censored a video showing a display of Lord Ram and the temple being built...

Virtual court hearing into Twitter hack ‘zoombombed’ with porn

San Francisco, Aug 6 | In a bizarre incident, a virtual court hearing for a teenage hacker who is accused (along with two others)...

Security bug in Android may have exposed Direct Messages: Twitter

New Delhi, Aug 5 | After facing a mega crypto hack last month, Twitter acknowledged on Wednesday that it has discovered and fixed a...

Sushant’s sister Shweta alerts about fake Twitter account in eldest sister...

Mumbai, Aug 4 | Shweta Singh Kirti, sister of late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has alerted about a fake Twitter account using...

US teen who executed Twitter hack owns Rs 22.5 crore worth...

San Francisco, Aug 4 | The Florida-based juvenile who is the mastermind of the mega Twitter Bitcoin hack owns more than $3 million (over...

Twitter faces $250mn FTC fine over misuse of users’ data

San Francisco, Aug 4 | Twitter has disclosed that it may end up paying up to $250 million as fine to the US Federal...

Punjab CM interacts with TikTok sensation Noor

Chandigarh, Aug 3 | Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday shared a video on Twitter of his conversation with five-year-old TikTok sensation...

Twitter plans ‘Undo Send’ button with paid subscription service (Ld)

San Francisco, Aug 3 | Twitter has started working towards its paid subscription service that will provide users options like "Undo Send" button (like...

Twitter survey reveals paid service with ‘Undo Send’ button

San Francisco, Aug 3 | Twitter has kicked off a new survey for its upcoming paid subscription service that will give users options like...

Congress leaders busy fighting Twitter wars

New Delhi, Aug 2 | Internal discord in the Congress is out in the open since Friday as some former Union ministers have launched...

3 young hackers charged with compromising 130 top Twitter users

San Francisco, Aug 1 | The US Department of Justice has charged three young individuals (including one juvenile) with hacking Twitter last month that...

3 individuals charged with hacking celebrity Twitter accounts

San Francisco, Aug 1 | The US Department of Justice has charged three young individuals (including one juvenile) with hacking Twitter last month that...

Twitter says phone spear phishing attack led to massive hack

San Francisco, July 31 | The massive Twitter hack earlier this month that spread a cryptocurrency scam by hajacking accounts of high-profile celebrities, politicians...

Another Microsoft executive displays Surface Duo on Twitter

San Francisco, July 29 | After CEO Satya Nadella, Microsofts head of mobile and cross-device experiences Shilpa Ranganathan has shared an image of the...

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Arun Singh Director (M) Takes Additional Charge of Director (Refineries), BPCL

Shri Arun Kumar Singh, Director (Marketing) of Bharat Petroleum, has taken over the additional charge of Director (Refineries) of BPCL on 18th September 2020....