Central, state employees join 'restore old pension' campaign on Twitter
The 'restore old pension' campaign is being spearheaded by the National Movement for Old Pension Scheme (NMOPS), a federation with over 13 lakh government employees as its members.
Donald Trump is angry at Twitter, on Twitter. It's great for business
For years the San Francisco-based company has been under pressure to en...
Telangana High Court issues notices to Twitter, Centre, State government on communal tweets
The petitioner requested the court to direct the ...
Twitter briefly restricts Amul account over 'Exit the Dragon' ad
"Amul Butter girl depicts the mood of the nation. We do not want to indulge in any sort of politics. Also, we weren’t intimidated by Twitter...
Twitter puts Fleets to test in India
Twitter said it learnt from research that people don’t tweet because tweets feel permanent and display the number of retweets and likes. The company said it hoped Fleets will empower many more people to express themselves more freely. India is the third market globally after Brazil and Italy where Twitter is rolling out this feature to test.
Mark Zuckerberg distances Facebook from Twitter
While Facebook does apply labels to misleading posts, it exempts from review posts by politicians, a decision that some lawmakers and presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden say helps lies to flourish online. Unlike Twitter, Facebook outsources its fact checking to media partners and says it takes no stance itself.
Twitter removes China-linked accounts spreading false news
The network was engaged ``in a range of coordinated and manipulated activities`` in predominantly Chinese languages, including praise for China's response to the coronavirus pandemic and ``deceptive narratives'' about Hong Kong pro-democracy protests, the company said.
Facebook, Twitter, Google to report monthly on fake news fight, EU says
Facebook, Google and Twitter should provide monthly reports on their fight against disinformation, two senior EU officials said on Wednesday.
Twitter bans pro-Trump meme maker for repeated copyright violations
A conservative social media user whose far-right memes have been praised and reposted by President Donald Trump has been kicked off Twitter ...
Twitter flags Trump's tweet of doctored 'racist baby' video
It's the latest salvo in the battle between Trump and tech companies, which he has accused of silencing conservative voices. Trump lashed out at Twitter last month after it added fact-check warnings to two of his tweets on mail-in voting, and vowed to add new regulations to rein in social media companies.
Now speak as you tweet! Twitter’s new feature for iOS allows voice notes to be added to tweets
The feature is currently available to ‘a limited group of people’ on iOS.
We have named her 'Priyanka Twitter Vadra': UP Deputy CM's jibe at Cong leader
Seeking to downplay the impact of Priyanka Gandhi in the state politics, Keshav Prasad Maurya said, "I do not take her seriously.... We have already named her 'Priyanka Twitter Vadra'. She only tweets for 2-3 days and the media remains busy and social media shows her as a prominent national leader."
HC seeks police reply on Shashi Tharoor's plea to preserve Sunanda Pushkar's Twitter account, tweets
The counsel claimed that she never had any suicidal ideations which is manifested from the series of tweets withheld by Delhi Police from the trial court.
Twitter cracks down on Trump again, POTUS's tweet labelled as 'manipulated media'
Trump's tweet showed a doctored news clip with a misspelled banner flashing "Terrified toddler runs from racist baby."
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