Twitter is planning to roll out a software update that will let users know if their reach has been curtailed on the microblogging site along with options to file an appeal, the company said on Friday. Chief executive officer (CEO) Elon Musk, who has released internal documents showing malpractices prior to his takeover of the
Before billionaire Elon Musk bought Twitter, several teams at the social media giant were authorized to read ‘direct messages’ or DMs of users, revealed the second volume of its internal documents released on Friday. Twitter’s DM feature lets users chat with other account holders on the platform. Officially, the company has so far maintained that
Union law minister Kiren Rijiju recently suggested that Maharaja Hari Singh was willing to accede the princely state of Jammu and Kashmir to India in the summer of 1947, but then prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru was unresponsive, since he wanted Sheikh Abdullah to have a leading role. It is true that Nehru gave primacy to
The re-election of Xi Jinping and the ensuing celebrations among his followers and lobby have hit two roadblocks: a fresh bout of Covid-19 infections, and leaked videos of state crackdown on workers protesting harsh restrictions. In early November, China reported a spike in Covid-19 cases – the reported number was 5496 – highest since May
While AAP may rejoice in current victory it scored over BJP ending its 15 year uninterrupted reign in the civic body, the devil lies in the details. AAP performed poorly in the constituencies of its main leaders like Manish Sisodia, Gopal Rai, Kailash Gehlot and Satyendar Jain.
Speaking to TNI during the poll campaign, Vikram Madam admitted to the fact that the AAP could diminish his chances of winning. He said, “AAP has no role in this election except cutting into Congress’ vote share. And I’m concerned how much of my vote share will be cut. Either they (AAP) will totally fail or they will take me down along with them. That’s what I’m watching out for.”
Iran has done away with its morality police in face of massive protests triggered by the arrest of young woman Maha Amini for allegedly violating the hardline Islamic regime’s strict female dress code, and her death in custody. “Morality police have nothing to do with the judiciary and have been abolished,” said Iran’s attorney general
On November 12, Saturday, a video of Indian jawans dancing to the Bollywood song, Kala Chashma in the snow-capped Himalayas at – 5-degree temperature went viral. In the 44 seconds video the jawans are seen dancing in a supposedly choreographed group on the song of the 2016 film ‘Baar Baar Dekho’. The ‘Shershaah’ actor and
Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt gave birth to a baby girl today after she was admitted at the Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai. She arrived at 7.30 am for the delivery. Bhatt married actor Ranbir Kapoor in April this year in a ceremony at their Mumbai residence Vastu and in June, following which Alia announced her
Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut, who is considered a supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), called on Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in Guwahati on Saturday. The meeting is said to be a courtesy call by the Himachal-native actor. In a tweet, the BJP leader said that Kangana will be shooting a film in
Veteran Assamese actor Nipon Goswami left for his heavenly abode at a private hospital in Guwahati, Assam on Thursday. The 80-year-old stalwart was battling a prolonged illness.
England beat Pakistan to win ICC World T20 title for the second time.