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Twitter working with Indian payments providers for Tip Jar (Ld)

New Delhi, May 7 | Twitter is testing a new Tip Jar feature globally including in India where iOS and Android users can send...

Twitter testing Tip Jar feature globally, India too

New Delhi, May 7 | Twitter is testing a new Tip Jar feature globally including in India where iOS and Android users can send...

Twitter rolls out new prompts to curb bullying on its platform

New Delhi, May 6 | Twitter has rolled out improved prompts on iOS and Android that will encourage users to pause and reconsider a...

Twitter suspends Kangana’s a/c; actress says have many platforms to raise...

Mumbai, May 4 | Kangana Ranauts handle @KanganaTeam has been suspended on Twitter, after the actress posted a series of tweets perceived to be...

Twitter Spaces available for users with at least 600 followers

New Delhi, May 4 | Taking on invite-only audio chat app Clubhouse, Twitter has announced to make its live audio conversation app Spaces available...

Chhetri gives ‘real-life captains’ access to his Twitter account

New Delhi, April 30 | The Indian national football team captain, Sunil Chhetri, on Friday said that he is giving his Twitter account access...

At 199M, Twitter logs 20% user growth as pandemic posts surge

San Francisco, April 30 | Twitter now has 199 million average monetisable daily active users (mDAU), a 20 per cent growth (year-on-year), driven by...

Twitter adds Covid vaccine prompt in users’ timelines

New Delhi, April 27 | Twitter has added a new prompt in the timelines of users to help them get correct vaccination information in...

Parag-Tewatia ‘selfie celebration’ takes Twitter by storm

Mumbai, April 25 | 19-year-old Rajasthan Royals (RR) player Riyan Parag won himself thousands of followers on social media when he made a difficult...

Pakistanis pray for India as #PakistanstandswithIndia trends on Twitter

Islamabad, April 25 | Despite all the differences with arch-rival India, Pakistanis are praying for them as the country faces a deadly wave of...

Twitter removes 50 tweets critical of India’s Covid management

New Delhi, April 25 | Twitter has pulled down at least 50 tweets at the behest of the Indian government, criticising it for the...

Twitter may soon allow you to pay tips for great tweets

New Delhi, April 24 | Twitter could soon offer a tipping button on user profiles, where people can pay users who have a substantial...

Twitter launches 4K image support for iOS, Android

San Francisco, April 22 | Micro-blogging site Twitter has rolled out support to upload 4K images for iOS and Android users.Twitter users can opt...

Twitter appoints new JAPAC region VP, Hari moved to global role

New Delhi, April 22 | Twitter on Thursday announced to appoint Yu Sasamoto as Vice President for Japan, South Korea and Asia Pacific (JAPAC)...

Twitter appoints Apurva Dalal as Director of Engineering in India

New Delhi, April 20 | Twitter on Tuesday announced to appoint Apurva Dalal as Director of Engineering in India, the micro-blogging platform expands its...

Twitter, Facebook, Snap join White House Covid vax campaign

San Francisco, April 19 | Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Snap have joined the US government's promotional campaign for vaccine eligibility, according...

Twitter suffers partial outage, users unable to send DMs

San Francisco, April 18 | Twitter went down in the US and the micro-blogging platform said it was working on to fix an issue...

Twitter analysing harmful impacts of its AI/ML algorithms

New Delhi, April 16 | In a bid to assess racial and gender bias in its artificial intelligence/machine learning systems, Twitter is starting a...

Twitter to set up its 1st African presence in Ghana

San Francisco, April 13 | Twitter will set up its presence in Africa, with building a team in Ghana, its CEO jack Dorsey has...

Twitter wanted to buy Clubhouse for $4B but ‘talks failed’

San Francisco, April 8 | Micro-blogging platform Twitter reportedly tried to acquire the invite-only audio chat app Clubhouse for nearly $4 billion but the...

Russia fines Twitter $116,778 over illegal content (Ld)

Moscow/New Delhi, April 3 | As Twitter grapples with government scrutiny globally including in India over the presence of bad accounts, a Russian...

Russia fines Twitter for failure to delete illegal content

Moscow, April 3 | A Moscow court on Friday fined Twitter 8.9 million rubles (about $116,568) for violating Russia's Internet legislation by failing to...

Twitter to bring Clubhouse-like Spaces to desktop too

New Delhi, April 2 (I(ANS) Already available on Android and iOS under testing, the new Clubhouse-like audio chat rooms feature called Spaces by Twitter...

Live streaming Twitter app Periscope shuts down

New Delhi, April 1 | The live-streaming Twitter app Periscope on Thursday bid a final goodbye after a six years of existence and popularising...

Wasim has hilarious twitter exchange with wife on Holi pic

Lahore, March 30 | Pakistan fast bowling great Wasim Akram had a rather hilarious interaction on Twitter with his wife Shaniera around an old...

Twitter suffers outage, users flummoxed

New Delhi, March 29 | Twitter users in various countries on Monday experienced problems like slow app loading and were unable to send direct...

Chrissy Teigen quits Twitter`

Los Angeles, March 25 | Model-actress Chrissy Teigen has quit Twitter. In a series of tweets, the 35-year-old, announced that she is leaving the...

Twitter exploring Facebook-style emoji reactions

San Francisco, March 25 | Twitter is working on a new feature where its users will be able to express themselves in Facebook-style emojis.The...

Twitter acqui-hires API integration platform Reshuffle

San Francisco, March 24 | Twitter has acqui-hired the API (application programming Interface) integration platform Reshuffle, as the micro-blogging platform builds improved API to...

Charlie Puth hits back at bodyshamers on Twitter

Los Angeles, March 23 | Singer-songwriter Charlie Puth has hit back at intermet users who tried to troll him for "not being fit" and...

Twitter to comply with internet law in Turkey, is India next?

New Delhi, March 21 | Facing intense scrutiny over the presence of bad accounts and troll armies on its platform globally including in India,...

Twitter allows watching YouTube videos without leaving app

New Delhi, March 19 | Twitter has announced that it is testing a new way to watch YouTube videos directly in the Home timeline...

Teen mastermind behind great Twitter hack of 2020, jailed

San Francisco, March 17 | Graham Ivan Clark, a teenager behind the unprecedented Twitter hack of July last year that compromised high-profile accounts belonging...

Twitter to allow security key as only authentication method

New Delhi, March 16 | Twitter has announced to let people use security keys as the only authentication method soon, adding that the micro-blogging...

Twitter now tests better image previews for your photos

New Delhi, March 11 | Twitter has announced it is running a test with select iOS and Android users to give people an accurate...

Twitter tests new e-commerce features for tweets

San Francisco, March 7 | Micro-blogging site Twitter said it is testing a new way to display tweets that link out to e-commerce product...

Twitter finally working on ‘Undo Send’ button: Report

New Delhi, March 5 | As millions of Twitter user demand an Edit button to correct spelling errors in their tweets, app researcher Jane...

This is what Indian women do on Twitter 24/7

New Delhi, March 5 | When it comes to Twitter which has become a political battlefield and an arena for troll armies, Indian women...

Alec Baldwin quits Twitter

Los Angeles, Hollywood actor-filmmaker Alec Baldwin posted an Instagram video on Thursday to express disappointment at being trolled after his tweet about Gillian Anderson's...

Twitter tests audio chat tool Spaces on Android in India

New Delhi, March 2 | After first testing its audio chat feature Spaces with a small group of people on iOS, Twitter on Tuesday...

Twitter to block users tweeting Covid misinformation

New Delhi, March 2 | Twitter has announced to label Tweets that may contain misleading information around Covid vaccinations and will permanently suspend repeated...

Twitter testing Clubhouse-like Spaces on Android

New Delhi, March 1 | Alarmed at the growing popularity of invite-only, audio-chat app Clubhouse, several tech giants have begun to develop its rival...

Kangana accuses Twitter of shadow banning her account

Mumbai, Feb 27 | Actress Kangana Ranaut on Saturday accused the microblogging platform Twitter of shadow banning her account. Kangana says the Twitter management...

Twitter CEO Dorsey’s Square firm invests $170M in Bitcoin

San Francisco, Feb 24 | Twitter CEO Jack Dorseys credit and payments firm Square has invested $170 million in Bitcoin, more than tripling its...

Twitter considered acquiring ShareChat: Report

New Delhi, Feb 23 | Twitter appears to be serious about expanding its reach in the Indian market and the microblogging platform reportedly even...

FIR against 8 Twitter handles in Unnao case

Lucknow, Feb 22 | The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has started cracking down on social media 'offenders' a big way.The Unnao police,...

Pandemic made people supportive, caring on Twitter, Google

New York, Feb 20 | The use of the words like sacrifice, share and help more than doubled on Twitter and Google from before...

Russia joins India to seek alternative to Twitter

By Sushant MajiNew Delhi, Feb 17 | Russia has now joined India to seek an alternative to microblogging titan Twitter, after it was used...

Twitter testing 140-second long voice messages in DMs in India

New Delhi, Feb 17 | Twitter on Wednesday announced it is testing voice messages in direct messages (DMs) up to 140-seconds long in India.The...

Twitter alarmed as Australia mulls account takeover warrants

New Delhi, Feb 16 | Facing intense political heat in India, Twitter has raised an alarm at an upcoming surveillance bill in Australia that...

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RBI’s Regulations Review Authority sets up advisory group

Mumbai, May 7 | The Regulations Review Authority of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an advisory group to support it.The group...