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Parliament panel grills Twitter officials over data security, privacy

The officials from the company, however, refuted the whistle-blower's allegations and denied there was any data security breach in India

27 Aug 2022 11:13 AM

Congress says party's official account blocked by Twitter

Congress social media wing head Rohan Gupta alleged that Twitter is acting against party leaders under pressure from the government

12 Aug 2021 12:09 PM

Twitter 'prima facie' in compliance with new IT Rules, Centre tells Delhi HC

The court said that Twitter's affidavit on its compliance with IT Rules was finally on record

10 Aug 2021 2:03 PM

India says U.S. social media giants must obey its laws

You have to be accountable to India's constitution and India's laws, said IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

01 Jul 2021 10:18 AM

Twitter India MD Manish Maheshwari booked in Uttar Pradesh over distorted India map

The controversy erupted on Monday as a user flagged Twitter for displaying a distorted India map on its website under the header Tweep Life

29 Jun 2021 4:10 PM


Twitter 'withholds' 35 tweets after legal request from India

The account holder is notified directly so that the user is aware that Twitter has received a legal order pertaining to the account

26 Jun 2021 11:04 AM

Twitter India MD gets relief, no coercive action, says Karnataka HC

Manish Maheshwari was summoned by the Ghaziabad Police in connection with a probe related to the assault of an elderly Muslim man

24 Jun 2021 11:51 PM

Shashidhar Nanjundaiah | Twitter vs Govt: Free speech, interrupted…

The role of social media in the current framework is not quite as simple, but whether they are completely hands-off is debatable

19 Jun 2021 7:07 AM

UP Police sends legal notice to Twitter India MD over Loni incident

This comes after when Twitter has lost its status as an intermediary platform in India

18 Jun 2021 9:35 AM

Twitter India MD was questioned by Delhi Police on May 31 in toolkit case: Officials

The government had asked Twitter to remove the 'manipulated media' tag as the matter was pending before the law enforcement agency

17 Jun 2021 12:55 PM


Rahul Gandhi mocks Modi government for 'fighting for blue ticks' instead of vaccines

In the last few weeks several Congress leaders have attacked the Central government over 'mismanagement' of Covid vaccines

06 Jun 2021 11:47 PM

Govt issues 'one last notice' to Twitter to 'immediately' comply with IT rules

The govt warned that failure to adhere to the norms will lead to the platform losing exemption from liability under the IT Act

05 Jun 2021 2:30 PM

Twitter has to comply with new IT rules for digital media, says Delhi HC

Justice Rekha Palli issued notice to the Centre and social media platform Twitter seeking their stand on a plea

31 May 2021 1:49 PM

Google, FB, WhatsApp share details with IT Ministry; Twitter yet to follow

On Thursday, the row over Twitter's handling of certain messages had escalated into an all-out war of words

29 May 2021 9:51 AM

Aakar Patel | Why Twitter’s action on BJP ‘manipulation’ is rattling govt

India is going the way of China, where the social media has to be in full compliance with the government’s desire to control the messaging

25 May 2021 7:34 AM


Twitter served police notice over ‘toolkit’

Two teams of Special Cell had raided the Twitter India offices located in Delhi’s Lado Sarai and in Gurgaon

25 May 2021 2:07 AM

Twitter withholds Kisan Ekta Morcha and other handles linked with the tractor rally

Besides these, several other individual and organisational accounts, including one of a media outlet, were also withheld

01 Feb 2021 5:42 PM

Promoting Ladakhi cuisine earns Nari Shakti Puraskar for Nilza Wangmo

Woman chef who fought all odds to spread the flavour and taste of Ladakh

08 Mar 2020 3:50 PM

Twitter representatives appear before parliamentary panel

The panel, headed by BJP MP Heena Gavit and having all women members, is examining the issue of cyber safety and security of women.

04 Dec 2019 7:16 PM

More usernames might get available, as Twitter to remove inactive users

The platform has been emailing many inactive account holders to revive them, or risk having their accounts removed soon.

27 Nov 2019 8:09 PM