Social Media
India  /  Published 21.09.19

Madras High Court glare on social media companies

Madras High Court has held that social media companies cannot escape liability for the damage done to society through fake news or rumours spread through their platforms, and said they need to be held...
By PTI in Chennai

Opinion  /  Published 10.05.20

Unlocked: A chatroom of toxic masculinity

Seemingly innocuous practices often have a nasty way of snowballing into serious — criminal — misdemeanour. This is what appeared to have happened a few days ago when it was revealed that the all-...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.05.20

Creative genie set free amid lockdown

At other times, wars and pandemics have inspired great art or literature. Not so the Covid-19 pandemic.In keeping with the times, so far the pandemic has inspired memes and quips, social media wars ov...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 12.09.19

Piyush Goyal sees mischief

Union minister Piyush Goyal, who was the butt of jokes on social media on Thursday after he said Albert Einstein had discovered gravity, issued two clarifications but did not once admit that he had ma...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 04.09.19

SAI reaches out to somersault kids

Lady Luck is smiling on the two kids, Jashika Khan and Mohammad Azajuddin, who became stars on the social media after a video of them somersaulting and cartwheeling on the way to school went viral.On ...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta


India  /  Published 02.05.20

Chairman of Delhi Minority Commission booked for sedition

The Special Cell of Delhi Police has registered a case of sedition against Chairman of Delhi Minority Commission Zafarul Islam Khan for a controversial social media post, an officer said on Saturday.T...
By PTI in New Delhi

Books  /  Published 29.10.19

Durjoy Datta on his new novel and the perks and pitfalls of social media

Durjoy Datta is perhaps one of the most self-aware young authors of our generation who isn’t afraid to call a spade a spade. Riding high on the launch of his new book Wish I Could Tell You, the auth...
By Shrestha Saha in Calcutta

India  /  Published 10.06.20

Cong: Flash 'red eyes' at enemy, not us

The Congress on Wednesday asked the government to flash its “red eyes” at the Chinese, not the Opposition in India, recounting a suggestion Narendra Modi had made before becoming Prime Minister. O...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 19.04.20

BCCI has faith in players

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)’s head of Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) Ajit Singh doesn’t wish to read much into the threat of online corrupt approaches to the players. The Interna...
By TT Bureau & Agencies in Calcutta

Technology  /  Published 18.04.20

15 sec to stardom

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By Mathures Paul


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