India5, Jun 2019, 11:23 AM IST
Kerala postal ballot scam: Probe report reveals severe lapses by police officers
The alleged postal ballot scam came to the fore after a voice message originating from one of the WhatsApp groups of police personnel went viral. The voice message contains a conversation between two policemen, wherein one of them is heard asking the other to give him the postal ballots.
Tech30, May 2019, 9:06 PM IST
Tech check: From Amazon Echo Show 5 to Samsung M40 release
Today's Tech check gives you a glimpse of Amazon Echo Show 5, the new feature of WhatsApp, the Samsung M40 release in India on June 11 and more of the latest updates on technology
India26, May 2019, 2:57 PM IST
Alka lamba reveals she will quit AAP after being removed from MLA WhatsApp group
The latest blow to the party was given by its most popular woman MLA Alka Lamba who not only challenged the party supremo for the party’s performance but also announced to quit the party in 2020 – the year of assembly elections in Delhi
India20, May 2019, 7:02 PM IST
NIA carries out raids at 10 places in case linked to ISIS
"The case relates to a group of ten persons from different parts of Tamil Nadu who had formed a WhatsApp group named "SHAHADAT IS OUR GOAL", NIA said
India15, May 2019, 6:09 PM IST
WhatsApp hack: Know everything about malware which sent the world into tizzy
WhatsApp has admitted this vulnerability involved a missed call coming to the phone through the app. The hacker would then use that missed call to slide a piece of malware into the phone.
Tech15, May 2019, 4:26 PM IST
WhatsApp asks users to update app over Israeli spyware threat
WhatsApp has asked its users to update the app immediately, after it was found that hackers could inject a spy software developed by an Israeli secretive spyware company that could allow them full access to a victim’s phone remotely
World13, May 2019, 1:47 PM IST
Sri Lanka blasts: Social media blocked as tension between Muslims, Sinhalese heightens
Social media has been blocked once again in Sri Lanka after rising tension between the Muslims and the Sinhalese was reported. Facebook and WhatsApp have been blocked.
India10, May 2019, 1:15 PM IST
Postal ballot scam: Police officer suspended in Kerala
Civil police officer Vaisakh had earlier posted a video message on a WhatsApp group of police personnel. The voice message was that of Vaisakh asking another policeman to give him the postal ballots, which had to be handed over to a pro-CPM police association leader.
World30, Apr 2019, 7:37 PM IST
Video of Abu Bakr al Baghdadi shows how ISIS, other terror outfits misuse technology
This is not the first time that encrypted chat platform Telegram has been used to communicate or propagate banned terror outfits. According to experts, after Twitter and Facebook launched a crackdown against the accounts operated by terror sympathisers, they switched to Telegram.
Tech27, Apr 2019, 3:05 PM IST
WhatsApp to introduce new security features; No more sending screenshots to friends
Data shows 22 Cr people in India use WhatsApp, and as per market capitalisation, WhatsApp is the biggest global chat app.To maintain its standard and status globally, WhatsApp is working on adding more security features
India24, Apr 2019, 7:54 PM IST
PM Modi with Akshay Kumar, but WhatsApp not with Pollachi case investigation; watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Crime Branch of the Delhi Police arrested Apoorva Shukla the wife of Rohit Shekhar on the charges of murder. Rohit Shekar is the son of former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, ND Tiwari. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds.
India24, Apr 2019, 4:28 PM IST
Pollachi sexual assault case: WhatsApp not sharing details, say police
WhatsApp messaging app prevents investigation to move forward. Police approached the Madras high court to bring to the notice of the judges that WhatsApp has refused to provide log details of the four accused in the Pollachi sexual assault case. WhatsApp plays a crucial role since videos were circulated using this platform
India20, Apr 2019, 7:19 PM IST
Tiruvannamalai tense after WhatsApp video targets Vanniyars; security tightened
Tension broke out in Tiruvannamalai as a video of a youth speaking ill of a dominant caste in Tamil Nadu started circulating on WhatsApp
Elections19, Apr 2019, 12:36 PM IST
Priyanka Chaturvedi quits Congress, heading to saffron camp?
A purported screenshot of a WhatsApp group by the name of ‘AICC Online Media’ is doing the rounds, and it clearly shows 'Chaturvedi left the group'.
India12, Apr 2019, 2:13 PM IST
3 Armed Forces veterans deny signing letter to President: Never written any such letter
Former Army chief General SF Rodrigues and former Air Force chief NC Suri claimed on Friday that they never signed the letter. "This is not Admiral Ramdas’ [top signatory] letter and it has been done by some Major Chaudhary. He has written this and it was coming on WhatsApp and emails," said Air Force chief NC Suri.