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World News | Associated Press | Monday November 30, 2015
A highly unusual online exchange took place on Twitter between the prime ministers of Greece and Turkey late Sunday before the former deleted his tweets - but only from the English version of his account.
India News | Agencies | Monday November 30, 2015
A tweet to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu will produce an express response, and at least two people can vouch for it.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday November 29, 2015
Andy Murray won his reverse single encounter against Belgium's David Goffin as he became the third player, after John McEnroe and Mats Wilander, to win all eight singles in the same calendar year since the Davis Cup World Group started in 1981.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 29, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday took a jibe at journalists who were seen taking selfies with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his Diwali Milan event, calling it an "undignified selfie circus".
Elizabeth Chang, The Washington Post | Saturday November 28, 2015
Can apps help you reduce screen time? Or is it like asking the fox to guard the hen house?
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 28, 2015
The actor shared the news on Friday night and said that the release date will be announced once director R Balki decides to unveil it. "Ok guys Ki And Ka isn't releasing on Valentine's Day. We were never supposed to. We will announce the release date once Balki sir is ready to," he wrote on Twitter
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 27, 2015
A woman passenger travelling alone on an outstation train in Maharashtra was immediately attended to by authorities after she sought help through a tweet directed to the Twitter handle of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, a senior Central Railway officer said today.
World News | Adam Taylor, The Washington Post | Friday November 27, 2015
Authorities in Saudi Arabia have long been annoyed that everyone keeps suggesting they are anything like the Islamic State. Sure, they say, perhaps some of the laws on the books may look similar to the punishments in the extremist organization, but the Saudi kingdom is a sovereign state that abides by the rule of law and uses these punishments with...
Aneesha Baig | Monday November 30, 2015
They have yet to make their debuts (we don't even know yet whether they will or not), but on Instagram, on Facebook, on Twitter they are continuing at least part of the legacy. Psychiatrist Anjali Chhabria warns, "Sometimes, you know, these children have a lot of difficulties and issues with their parents"
Press Trust of India | Friday November 27, 2015
Hrithik lauded Aamir on Twitter: What I learn from this - even when attacked u must find d power to respond and not react! Well done Aamir Khan. The 50-year-old PK star had invoked the wrath of political parties and colleagues from the film industry for his remarks on 'intolerance'
Drew Harwell, The Washington Post | Friday November 27, 2015
For years, Black Friday and Christmas have accounted for the season's biggest advertising blitzes.
Saturday November 28, 2015
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Friday November 27, 2015
Kalki Koechlin tweeted a photo of herself with colleagues Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma and Richa Chadha at a televised discussion with a leading film critic. A rivalry, real or imagined, has sometimes been attributed to Deepika and Anushka. Here, they are "just having fun"
Katie Rogers, The New York Times | Thursday November 26, 2015
Experts have mixed views about whether the tactics risk creating a crude online dragnet that penalizes Arab speakers.
Thursday November 26, 2015
It's been battlefield Twitter this entire week with a furious debate over actor Aamir Khan's comments on 'intolerance.' Voices in favour of Aamir included Shirish Kunder who put out a tweet three days ago, aimed at Anupam Kher. Mr Kher responded with a barb of his own
NDTVMovies.com | Wednesday November 25, 2015
Amir Efrati, a reporter based in San Francisco, woke on Tuesday up to find his Twitter feed inundated with messages meant for the Bollywood actor. For want of a missing alphabet - the spelling-challenged searching for 'Aamir' and instead typing on 'Amir' have chanced upon Mr Efrati
Reuters | Wednesday November 25, 2015
While embarrassing glitches would be unthinkable in a produced, controlled environment, big brands are going ahead with plans to use live-streaming video.
Reuters | Wednesday November 25, 2015
The FBI investigation was prompted by last year's announcement by Milwaukee-based cyber-security firm Hold Security.
Wednesday November 25, 2015
Twitter's most discussed topic on Tuesday was actor Aamir Khan, who has caused a huge amount of comment after claiming that his wife suggested they leave the country in the wake of rising 'intolerance.' The mood through the day was anti-Aamir, with several of his colleagues putting out strongly-worded tweets
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Social network giant Twitter has banned onsite blood drives in its offices worldwide where regulations do not permit blood donations from gay or bisexual men, a move that LGBT-rights advocates say is a first for a public technology company.
Reuters | Tuesday November 24, 2015
The San Francisco-based company made the decision after one of its employees, a gay man, was turned away from donating blood.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Suriya shared the first posters of his upcoming Tamil film 24 on microblogging site Twitter on November 23. Going by the two posters, Suriya will be seen in two contrasting roles, that of an assassin and a scientist. 24 is reportedly based on the concept of time travelling and also stars Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menen
Tuesday November 24, 2015
Rishi Kapoor wrote on Twitter: Mr & Mrs Aamir Khan. When things are going wrong and the system needs correction, repair it, mend it. Don't run away from it. That is Heroism!. Aamir's comments on 'intolerance' are being hotly discussed on Twitter, especially his claim that wife Kiran Rao suggested they move countries
Tuesday November 24, 2015
Mr Kher wrote on Twitter: Dear Aamir Khan. When did Incredible India become Intolerant India for you? Only in the last 7-8 months? Presumed country has become #Intolerant. Wat do u suggest 2 millions of Indians? Leave India? Or wait till regime changes?