India15, Feb 2020, 6:40 PM IST
From Trump-Modi popularity on FB to demand for Rajinikanth at protest site, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Facing criticism over the economic slowdown, BJP national president JP Nadda has directed party leaders to reach out to experts and masses to create awareness on the Union Budget's pro-people policies. The Congress has hit out at Karnataka CM for appointing Anand Singh, as Forest minister. Congress leader Siddaramaiah said if one is giving ministership to a person facing cases in the same department, it will look like government is openly supporting corruption. All this and more on MyNation in 100 seconds.
World15, Feb 2020, 12:55 PM IST
US President Trump says it’s an honour that Facebook ranked him number 1, PM Modi number 2
Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook ranked the US President Donald Trump and India Prime Minister Narendra Modi as number 1 and 2 respectively in terms of popularity on the social networking site
Tech18, Dec 2019, 3:39 PM IST
Femanji owner Radwan Omar shares his business secrets, read it here
Radwan Omar started young and took his business to new heights leveraging social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and others.
India12, Dec 2019, 3:29 PM IST
Jharkhand: Lawyer Ram Pravesh Singh who was against court’s order of Quran distribution, shot dead
47-year-old Ram Pravesh Singh, the lawyer who represented Richa Bharti, an accused in writing a defamatory article on her FaceBook account against the holy Quran, was shot dead in Ranchi.
India9, Dec 2019, 12:41 PM IST
Congress leader Alka Lamba does Facebook live with 'filters' on; Twitterati laughs out loud
Several netizens trolled Congress leader Alka Lamba for being insensitive while turning a sensitive issue into a joke. More than 2,000 people were watching her live on Facebook.
Business13, Nov 2019, 1:57 PM IST
Facebook Pay launched: Messaging apps get unified payment system, soon available on WhatsApp, Instagram
Facebook has launched unified payment system called Facebook Pay. In India, Facebook is aiming to launch WhatsApp Pay, a peer-to-peer payment system
India31, Oct 2019, 5:07 PM IST
Centre seeks WhatsApp’s response on Israeli spyware Pegasus issue by November 4
On Thursday, Facebook-owned WhatsApp said Indian journalists and human rights activists were among those globally spied upon by unnamed entities using an Israeli sypware Pegasus
India23, Oct 2019, 10:55 AM IST
With BJP up in arms, Congress MP's wife apologises for 'Fate is like rape' post on Facebook
Anna Linda Eden, wife of Hibi Eden, Congress Lok Sabha member from Ernakulam, on Tuesday (October 22) apologised and said her post, which was withdrawn, meant no offence. She added that she meant that one should face all situations with a smile. BJP leader Tom Vadakkan said it would have been appropriate if she had openly apologised to both rape survivors and flood victims.
Travel News26, Sep 2019, 1:36 PM IST
Kerala Tourism Facebook page overtakes Tourism Malaysia to rank fourth in world with 3.48 million likes
When compared to other tourism departments in India, Kerala Tourism’s Facebook page retains its number one position by a huge margin. The state is followed by Gujarat (1,336,836 likes), Madhya Pradesh (1,198,165), Rajasthan (588,453), Uttarakhand (494,992) and Odisha (238,143)
Bollywood25, Sep 2019, 10:54 AM IST
Dabangg Salman Khan gets chilling death threat on social media, read details
Salman Khan has been threatened with dire consequences on a social media post. It was written on the Facebook wall of Student Organisation of Punjab University (Sopu).
World21, Sep 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Facebook suspends thousands of apps as part of examination initiated after Cambridge Analytica scandal
The suspension of the apps by came after revelations of Cambridge Analytica, a British consultancy, retrieved the information of an estimated 87 million Facebook users without their permission
India18, Sep 2019, 4:45 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: BJP MLA Vikram Singh Saini calls Nehru philanderer
BJP legislator Vikram Singh Saini has called India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru an 'aiyaash' meaning philanderer while sharing an old photograph of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with other world leaders on Facebook
World15, Sep 2019, 1:41 PM IST
Facebook suspends Hong Kong Police's WhatsApp hotlines citing ‘non-personal use’
Reports further said that the plan to launch these hotlines had not been well-prepared by the Hong Kong Police
Business12, Sep 2019, 3:17 PM IST
Facebook counters Ambani, says data not oil to be hoarded within nations
Facebook, in a counter to Mukesh Ambani, said India finds itself "locked out" of major global data-sharing initiatives aimed to clamp down on serious crime and terrorism and remarked that data is not like oil and should not be hoarded within nations