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India's top court seeks WhatsApp's response...

India's top court seeks WhatsApp's response...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The grievance officer that the spokesman referred to is based in California, also handling India-related...

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 7 2018

Facebook Inc, which owns both WhatsApp and photo-sharing platform Instagram, declined to comment

Another woman lynched in India after...

Another woman lynched in India after...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Lynchings are nothing new in India, but the spread of smartphones to even the most remote corners has...

India, lynchings and WhatsApp

India, lynchings and WhatsApp

South Asia

Fri, Jul 20 2018

Crazed mobs in India have killed 21 people in the last two months over unfounded allegations forwarded...

WhatsApp seeks to stem fake news ahead...

WhatsApp seeks to stem fake news ahead...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 18 2018

Parliamentary elections are scheduled for July 25

India's top court demands government...

India's top court demands government...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Indian authorities have recently launched awareness campaigns and imposed internet blackouts but the...

Google techie lynched in India after...

Google techie lynched after WhatsApp...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 16 2018

At least three people have been killed and more than a dozen assaulted over such rumours this year, according...

When fake news sparks violence: India...

When fake news sparks violence: India...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 14 2018

India is fertile ground for fake news to take hold and spread

WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news...

WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 10 2018

The messaging service has been under immense pressure after the lynching of more than 20 people accused...

India asks WhatsApp to curb spread of...

India asks WhatsApp to curb spread of...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 4 2018

WhatsApp said it does not want the platform to be used for spreading misinformation, adding the dissemination...

Study: Facebook used less for news as...

Study: Facebook used less for news as...

Europe

Thu, Jun 14 2018

WhatsApp and Instagram, also a unit of Facebook, have taken off in Latin America and Asia while Snapchat...

WhatsApp co-founder leaving...

WhatsApp co-founder leaving...

World

Tue, May 1 2018

US media reports indicated that a disagreement with Facebook over the privacy of user data may have also...

Facebook-WhatsApp groups poised to provide...

Facebook-WhatsApp groups poised to provide...

Education

Sat, Mar 31 2018

Several Facebook groups dedicated to revealing the questions before the exams have come into prominence...

Rohingya youths using WhatsApp to raise...

Rohingya youths using WhatsApp to raise...

Nation

Tue, Oct 31 2017

A group named “Kurubul Ahbab” (Close Friends) was formed last month with the goal of spreading among...

Get the calculator out

Get the calculator out

Tribune Supplements

Sun, Oct 29 2017

With change in economies over time, we need to change our structure of data collection

Desperate for news, Rohingya refugees...

Desperate for news, Rohingya refugees...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 26 2017

Dozens of WhatsApp groups have sprung up to fill the information gap

WhatsApp introduces live location...

WhatsApp introduces live location...

Tech

Wed, Oct 18 2017

WhatsApp launches live location sharing to help friends track users in real time

Militants using secured messaging apps...

Militants using secured messaging apps...

Crime

Sun, Oct 1 2017

Police say they would require more resources to track down militants who are constantly moving to better...

Pakistani judge sentences Christian...

Pakistani judge sentences Christian...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 17 2017

Blasphemy is a criminal offence in Muslim-majority Pakistan

‘Social networking sites under Bangladesh...

‘Social networking sites under Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 21 2017

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal indicates these sites include social media giants Facebook, Twitter...

The fault in how we measure things

The fault in how we measure things

Business Tribune

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Technological advance is a wonderful thing and it is indeed what will make us all richer in the future....