Home Tags WhatsApp

Tag: WhatsApp

WhatsApp introduces one on one calling from Desktop app

New Delhi, March 4 | WhatsApp on Thursday announced that private and secure one-to-one voice and video calls are now available on the desktop...

WhatsApp working on new self-destructing images feature

New Delhi, March 4 | Instant messaging app WhatsApp is reportedly rolling out a new feature that would allow the receiver to only view...

Centre gets more time to file report in WhatsApp privacy case

New Delhi, March 1 | The Delhi High Court on Monday granted more time to the Centre to file the status report in a...

What will happen to users who don’t agree to WhatsApp’s privacy...

San Francisco, Feb 21 | If you don't agree to WhatsApp's new privacy policy update, you will be able to receive calls and notifications,...

Can’t read your chats with new privacy policy: WhatsApp

New Delhi, Feb 19 | Facing intense scrutiny over alleged data sharing with Facebook via new privacy policy, WhatsApp has reiterated that personal messages...

Flirting messages on WhatsAPP by a judge to a junior officer...

New Delhi, Feb 16 | The Supreme Court on Tuesday made sharp observations on the conduct of a district judge from Madhya Pradesh, who...

Disha formed WhatsApp group, shared ‘toolkit’ with Greta: Police (2nd Ld)

New Delhi, Feb 14 | Disha Ravi, arrested by the Delhi Police's cyber crime cell, is an editor of the 'Toolkit' Google Doc and...

Telegram fast eating into WhatsApp user base in India: Survey

New Delhi, Feb 10 | The trend of multiple messaging app usage is picking up in India and Telegram is the frontrunner, having wooed...

Challenge WhatsApp privacy policy in Delhi HC, SC to CAIT

New Delhi, Feb 5 | The Supreme Court on Friday declined to entertain a plea by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) seeking...

SC seeks WhatsApp response on plea seeking non-sharing of UPI data

New Delhi, Feb 1 | The Supreme Court on Monday asked WhatsApp to file its response on a plea seeking a direction to...

WhatsApp expands Status messaging to reassure users about privacy

New Delhi, Jan 31 | Facing backlash over its upcoming privacy policy, WhatsApp that has been using its Status feature to allay fears in...

Plea in SC: Stay WhatsApp privacy policy that affects 400 mn...

New Delhi, Jan 30 | A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking an interim stay on the operation of new privacy...

Telegram makes it official to import your WhatsApp chat history

New Delhi, Jan 30 | Encrypted messaging app Telegram which added over 100 new million users in January has made it official to bring...

3 in 4 Indians reconsidering their WhatsApp usage: Report

Gurugram, Jan 29 | As the Indian government asks WhatsApp to withdraw, not defer, the new user data privacy policy, a new nationwide study...

NPCI let WhatsApp go live on UPI after full compliance, RBI...

By Sumit SaxenaNew Delhi, Jan 28 | The Reserve Bank of India has told the Supreme Court that the National Payment Corporation of India...

WhatsApp adds additional security layer to link account to PCs

New Delhi, Jan 28 | As millions of people now access WhatsApp on their PCs and laptops, the Facebook-owned platform on Thursday announced to...

Zuckerberg defends WhatsApp privacy policy amid India backlash

New Delhi, Jan 28 | Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has defended the upcoming WhatsApp privacy policy that has witnessed a massive backlash in India,...

Downloading WhatsApp not mandatory: Delhi HC on new policy

New Delhi, Jan 25 | While hearing a petition seeking direction for an injunction against the updated privacy policy by WhatsApp, the Delhi High...

WhatsApp investment tips’ land two in trouble with SEBI

New Delhi, Jan 20 | Securities market regulator SEBI on Wednesday imposed a penalty of Rs 25 lakh on Mansoor Rafiq Khanda and Firoz...

WhatsApp rival Hike shuts down messaging service

New Delhi, Jan 18 | Homegrown instant messaging app Hike Messenger, later known as Hike Sticker Chat, has been officially shut down.The company's...

Juhi Chawla on WhatsApp: When anything is free, your freedom is...

Mumbai, Jan 18 | Actress Juhi Chawla on Monday took a jibe at social networking platforms WhatsApp and Facebook at a time when millions...

CAIT moves SC against WhatsApp, Facebook

New Delhi, Jan 16 | The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Saturday filed a petition in the Supreme Court with the prayer...

Facing scrutiny, WhatsApp defers new data privacy policy

New Delhi, Jan 16 | Facing intense criticism worldwide and now a court case in India, WhatsApp has deferred its new data privacy policy...

Mobile numbers of WhatsApp on Web users found on Google Search

New Delhi, Jan 15 | As WhatsApp faces intense scrutiny over its upcoming data and privacy policy in India and elsewhere, another user data...

Delhi HC bench recuses hearing plea against WhatsApp’s new privacy policy

New Delhi, Jan 15 | A single judge bench of the Delhi High Court on Friday recused from hearing a petition against the Facebook-owned...

WhatsApp’s upcoming data policy challenged in Delhi HC

New Delhi, Jan 14 | An application was moved in the Delhi High Court on Thursday against instant messaging application WhatsApp's upcoming data and...

1 in 2 Indian users say WhatsApp changes unacceptable: Poll

New Delhi, Jan 12 | As WhatsApp faces intense scrutiny over its upcoming data and privacy policy, a new poll on Tuesday revealed that...

Chinese hackers luring Indian WhatsApp users into ‘part-time’ jobs

New Delhi, Jan 11 | In fresh trouble for WhatsApp, which is facing backlash over its upcoming user data policy in India, New...

WhatsApp advises users as Google removes group chat links

New Delhi, Jan 11 | Concerned at private group chat links being available on Google Search, WhatsApp on Monday said that they have asked...

Signal tops free apps category on App Store beating WhatsApp

New Delhi, Jan 10 | Cross-platform encrypted messaging service, Signal has climbed to the top spot in the free apps category of the App...

Users shun WhatsApp to join Telegram, Signal amid data concerns

New Delhi, Jan 9 | As WhatsApp teases users to either give their consent to sharing data with Facebook or lose their accounts after...

Lose WhatsApp account if you don’t accept new changes by Feb...

New Delhi, Jan 6 | Millions of Indian users received an in-app notification from WhatsApp as part of an upcoming global roll-out for over...

WhatsApp users globally made 1.4bn calls on New Year’s Eve

San Francisco, Jan 2 | WhatsApp users the world over made more than 1.4 billion voice and video calls on New Year's Eve, the...

WhatsApp to stop working on these phones from Jan 1

New Delhi, Dec 30 | WhatsApp will stop working for some iPhones as well as Android smartphones starting January 1, 2021.There are several Android...

Top tech firms join hands to help WhatsApp in NSO Group...

San Francisco, Dec 22 | A day after it was disclosed that Israeli intelligence firm NSO Group hacked iPhones of 36 Al Jazeera journalists,...

WhatsApp to soon roll out audio, video calls for PC users

New Delhi, Dec 18 | Instant messaging app WhatsApp is reportedly rolling out a new feature where a user can make or receive audio...

WhatsApp Pay now live with 4 top banks in India

New Delhi, Dec 16 | WhatsApp Pay on Wednesday announced it is now live with State Bank of India, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank and...

WhatsApp introduces carts for easy shopping

New Delhi, Dec 8 | In a bid to make buying and selling easier, WhatsApp on Tuesday announced to bring carts on its platform...

Bihar school’s WhatsApp group hacked, numbers traced to Pak, gulf countries

Patna, Dec 3 | The police in Gopalganj in Bihar have been put on high alert after it came to light that some pornographic...

Minor held for issuing threats to Yogi on WhatsApp

Lucknow, Nov 23 | A minor has been arrested for allegedly sending a threat message to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. A mobile...

New WhatsApp feature to allow users to mute videos before sending

New Delhi, Nov 19 | Instant messaging app WhatsApp is reportedly working on a new feature that would let users mute their videos before...

How WhatsApp video calls are connecting Indians this Diwali

New Delhi, Nov 13 | Rajshree Saraf, 24, recently shifted to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a creative technologist. She has...

WhatsApp Shopping button now live in India

New Delhi, Nov 10 | Facebook on Tuesday made a new shopping button in WhatsApp live globally, including in India, to help people check...

CERT-In warns users of vulnerabilities in WhatsApp for iOS

New Delhi, Nov 9 | The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has warned users of multiple vulnerabilities in WhatsApp and WhatsApp Business for...

Godfrey Phillips: WhatsApp chats submitted to SFIO by Ruchir Modi show...

New Delhi, Nov 7 | In a major twist to the dispute within Godfrey Phillips, Ruchir Modi, Director has submitted Whatsapp chats between himself...

Research analyst fined for leaking Wipro’s earnings on WhatsApp

Mumbai, Nov 6 | The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has penalised research analyst, Govind Agarwal, for leaking IT major Wipro's financial...

400mn Indians can now send money via WhatsApp (Lead)

New Delhi, Nov 6 | After two years of waiting, WhatsApp payment service has received approval from the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)...

WhatsApp Pay gets NPCI nod go live on UPI in India

New Delhi, Nov 6 | After two years of testing, WhatsApp payment service on Thursday received approval from National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)...

WhatsApp unveils disappearing messages tool with 7-day limit

New Delhi, Nov 5 | WhatsApp on Thursday launched the much-awaited 'Disappearing Messages' on its platform for both Android and iOS users that will...

Business

Crude oil prices rise on global tensions

New Delhi, March 8 | Global crude oil prices jumped above $70 a barrel on Monday for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic...