Google to block ads for content in Punjabi, Odia, Assamese and several other Indian languages, will hurt startups and media industry
Many revenue earning options depend on what Google decides. Small and medium publishers have simply no option but to depend on google for their earnings
Growth in the country’s gaming industry is being fuelled by enhanced connectivity, changing ways of social interaction, and a growing young population
A KPMG report considers India the largest emerging market when it comes to gaming app downloads.
Tech in the time of pandemic: How Aarogya Setu app has been helping people in fighting the Chinese coronavirus
Aarogya Setu: How India is using technology to fight the pandemic
Kaagaz Scanner – A mobile app to scan documents, lauded by PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat
Former attorney general Mukul Rohatgi refuses to represent Chinese video-sharing app TikTok in Supreme Court
Mukul Rohatgi said that he doesn’t want to represent Chinese app TikTok against the Government of India.
Chinese video sharing app TikTok has also stopped working for the existing users a day after the government of India banned the app over security concerns. Essentially, the problematic app has now completely stopped working.
After govt’s TikTok ban, demand for Indian ‘Chingari’ app skyrockets, 90,000 new users joining every hour
Hailed as an alternative to Chinese TikTok, Chingari is available in multiple languages such as Bangla, Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada, etc.
Day after Govt of India banned 59 Chinese apps, TikTok India releases statement, claims does not share data with Chinese govt
A day after Govt of India banned 59 Chinese apps over security and data concern, TikTok issues a statement.
Besides creating content, Chingari allows users to socialise and browse entertainment news, funny videos, song videos, love quotes etc.
‘Comedian’ Agrima Joshua, who calls herself ‘feminist’, passes offensive sexual comments against woman due to political differences
Agrima Joshua had earlier found herself in a controversy after insulting the Shivaji Maharaj memorial during a performance.
Gaya Police has arrested Mohammad Parvez Mansoori for campaigning on a Buffalo for the upcoming Bihar Assembly Elections.
Game over for India Today? CBI registers FIR in TRP Scam after UP Govt recommends probe based on private complaint
CBI has registered an FIR to investigate the TRP scam after a private complaint was registered in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
Paris beheading case: Victim Samuel Paty to be conferred France’s highest order, mosque to be shut down
Days after the history teacher beheading by a radical Islamist in Paris, the French govt has decided to confer the highest order of merit Legion d'Honneur posthumously.
Government and Policy
‘Lockdown over but Coronavirus still here’: As PM Modi rings warning bell ahead of festive season, here are key takeaways from his address
In his 12-minute address, PM Modi urged people to maintain caution and wear masks while stepping out of their homes
After Chinese phones blocking weather data for Arunachal and Ladakh, now Twitter shows Leh as part of China
Security analyst Nitin A Gokhale found that Twitter has labelled Leh in Ladakh as part of People's Republic of China (PRC)
During 26/11 Mumbai attack, Param Bir Singh refused to be on ground and take on terrorists, then Mumbai CP Hasan Gafoor had said
Hasan Gafoor, who was the Mumbai Commissioner of Police during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, had accused senior police officials, including Param Bir Singh of not taking on the terrorists.
In 2012 ‘out of town’ Salman Khan partied with Parambir Singh in Mumbai on day Bandra cops could not serve him Court summons for...
As reported by Mid-Day in 2012, Salman Khan and Parambir Singh were both found attending a Christmas party hosted by Sunny Dewan and his wife Anu Dewan in Mumbai. This when the Bandra cops claimed Khan was not in town.
Rajdeep Sardesai and India Today secure a gag order against social media user who had said they took 8 crores for Rhea interview
Issuing an order on India Today petition, the Delhi HC has ordered Twitter to suspend the man named Anurag Srivastava, and Google to remove the content from search results.
Anti-Trump legal analyst of CNN and The New Yorker contributor suspended after masturbating on Zoom call
Jeffrey Toobin has offered an apology for masturbating on the Zoom video call and said that he thought he had put the video and audio on mute.