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Taking down the challenges

With the Skull Breaking challenge gaining momentum online, young users and children are once again becoming victims of unfiltered content online.

21 Feb 2020 1:52 AM

'Momo is dead’, says creator of sick sculpture behind viral social media game

Although the creation was ‘never meant to last’, sculptor Keisuke Aiso, 43, said that he felt responsible for terrifying children.

05 Mar 2019 4:03 PM

Parents don't panic!

Here’s how parents can deal with internet content unsuitable for children, including harmful internet challenges and hoaxes.

02 Mar 2019 9:17 PM

Keep your eyes open: Centre issues advisory against deadly 'Momo challenge'

Parents were even advised to not to mention about the Momo challenge unless the child already knows about it.

12 Sep 2018 8:54 AM

22-yr-old TN man commits suicide, police suspect Blue Whale challenge

Seshadri committed suicide by hanging himself at his house Tuesday night when his family members were away.

06 Sep 2018 8:31 AM


Momo challenge: New form of cyberbullying on social media and smartphone

The Momo challenge not only makes children perform dangerous tasks but also is a way of hacking into people's phone.

04 Sep 2018 5:49 PM

CID probes suicides blamed on ‘Momo’ game

Nobody in the state has so far reported anything about receiving links leading them to play the Momo Challenge, he said.

29 Aug 2018 6:20 AM

WB govt taking steps to combat 'Momo Challenge': Official

It is alleged that Momo Challenge has claimed lives of two persons at Kurseong in Darjeeling district. Several others have received invites.

26 Aug 2018 2:56 PM

Slenderman 2018: Social media crowns viral character of controversial suicide game

The challenge first originated after a picture of a woman sculpture circulated the internet.

10 Aug 2018 1:56 PM