Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today asked Congress cadres to use social media professionally in campaigning for the upcoming local body polls scheduled for early November.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Gangnam Style has made something of a comeback, thanks to Telugu Desam Party parliamentarian Malla Reddy.
Reuters | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Videos exhorting attacks on Israelis are popular on Palestinian social media, as is footage that emerges of the violence when it happens.
Reuters | Monday October 12, 2015
Unlike other hermits, Rachel Denton has embraced the Internet age.
World News | Andrew Higgins, The New York Times | Saturday October 10, 2015
Word of the Norwegian route has spread so far and fast via social media that some Syrian refugees in Lebanon are trying to get visas to Russia in hopes of getting to this Arctic border post, according to migrants with friends and family in Lebanon.
Gadgets 360 Staff | Friday October 9, 2015
A social media rep said that they have no defined timeline for when the operations will resume.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
Representatives of the Ministries of Home, Telecommunication, Intelligence Bureau, NTRO, Facebook, Twitter etc., will deliberate on strategy to check the growing menace.
Reuters | Friday October 9, 2015
The 65 percent of adults in the United States using social media is up from 46 percent in 2010 and just 7 percent in 2005.
World News | Reuters | Friday October 9, 2015
Social media usage among American adults has ballooned in the past decade with about two-thirds now on social networking sites, Pew Research Center said on Thursday.
Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 8, 2015
The combination of social anxiety and the need for social assurance by feeling part of a group increases the risk for excessive and uncontrolled use of Facebook, a study reveals.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 8, 2015
A University of Pennsylvania team tested a fitness motivator that can be more effective and vastly cheaper than promotions.
Thursday October 8, 2015
The photograph made its way online hours after the final episode was shot in Mumbai. Faisal beat other popular contestants Sanaya Irani and actress Shamita Shetty to clinch the trophy. The picture is taking social media by storm, with fans sharing it on Twitter and Facebook
India News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday October 8, 2015
Mobile internet services have been restored in Jammu after they were blocked earlier in the day citing fear of misuse of social media to stir trouble over the beef controversy, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 8, 2015
Two persons have been arrested for allegedly spreading rumours on social media sites even as the administration today held peace meetings at Bishada village in Dadri, Uttar Pradesh to maintain communal harmony. Last week, a 52-year-old Mohammad Akhlaq, was killed in a mob attack for allegedly eating beef.
Health | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 8, 2015
Web and social media can be used to encourage people to exercise more and also promote vaccinations and medication compliance, scientists say.
World News | Reuters | Thursday October 8, 2015
A recruiting push by Islamic State militants via thousands of Twitter accounts and other social media postings remains one of the biggest threats facing the United States, a high-level U.S. military official said on Wednesday.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday October 7, 2015
The Delhi High Court today asked the government why it was "hiding" the contracts it has with social media sites like Facebook and Google and has not submitted them despite orders issued five months ago.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
According to Adecco's 2015 Work Trends Study, social media can be used for professional purposes and its effectiveness can be utilised in matching job seekers with open positions.
Gadgets 360 Staff | Wednesday October 7, 2015
The Doodle feature, first seen on Messenger, is now available through the main Facebook app as well.
ManuShankar | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Navjot Singh Sidhu has been diagnosed with life-threatening Deep Vein Thrombosis. He is recovering in a Delhi hospital.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Australian police arrested a boy after he was questioned about his social media posts today outside the same high school attended by a teenager who last week shot dead a police worker in an attack authorities say was "linked to terrorism".
Reuters | Tuesday October 6, 2015
"We have a growing Achilles heel that, if it is not tackled, will slowly diminish our ability to keep the public safe."
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 6, 2015
A 17-year-old Australian boy who allegedly threatened the police on Facebook was arrested today in Sydney.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 6, 2015
In order to take effective action against circulation of 'baseless' content on social media, the Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh has asked social networking site, Twitter to remove some objectionable content in connection with the Dadri mob attack, which led to the death of a 50-year-old man for allegedly eating beef last week.