Three million Twitter followers for Alia Bhatt
Three million Twitter followers for Alia Bhatt

She may just be three year old in the industry, but Alia Bhat has crossed the three million mark in the number of Twitter followers. The young star who hit the jackpot with 'Highway' 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya' and '2 States' this year has made her presence felt with her glam quotient as well as acting prowess. 

Bollywood celebrities laud Bharat Ratna for Malviya, Vajpayee

Former Prime Minister Vajpayee and educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya were named for India's highest civilian honour Wednesday ahead of their birth anniversaries Thursday. B-Town celebs took to Twitter to laud the move. Here is what they had to say - 

Atal ji contribution to India is invaluable, tweets PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi tweeted on the micro blogging site Twitter that Atal ji contribution to India is invaluable.

Vajpayee, Malaviya named for Bharat Ratna

The President Pranab Mukherjee tweeted in the micro blogging site Twitter that he is pleased to award Bharat Ratna to Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya and to Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Virat Kohli surpasses Sachin Tendulkar to take top spot on Twitter
Virat Kohli surpasses Sachin Tendulkar to take top spot on Twitter

 Indian vice captain Virat Kohli has become the most followed Indian sportsman on social networking site Twitter with a base of 4,870,190 followers, replacing batting legend Sachin Tendulkar at the top.

Virat Kohli surpasses Sachin Tendulkar on Twitter to head list
Virat Kohli surpasses Sachin Tendulkar on Twitter to head list

Indian vice-captain Virat Kohli has overtaken Sachin Tendulkar as the most followed sportsperson on Twitter though the iconic cricketer still holds the number two spot a year after his retirement.

Sony threatens to sue Twitter over tweets
Sony threatens to sue Twitter over tweets

Still recuperating from the embarrassing disclosure of several emails stolen in a hacking attack by a group called Guardians of Peace, Sony has reportedly threatened to sue Twitter unless it bans accounts that are linked to the leaks.

South Korea's nuclear operator says investigating new post by hacker

 South Korea`s nuclear power plant operator said on Tuesday it was investigating a new threat posted on a Twitter account that a fresh batch of data had been stolen from the agency.

Twitter introduces 'View analytics Details' on iOS to let tweeters see details
Twitter introduces 'View analytics Details' on iOS to let tweeters see details

 Twitter has launched a new feature on its iOS application that allows users to tap on a "View Analytics Details" option to view the detail page of any tweet to see data related to that post including engagements, total impressions and more.

Arsenal becomes first PL club to reach five million Twitter followers
Arsenal becomes first PL club to reach five million Twitter followers

Arsenal became the third most followed team on the social network after becoming the first Premier League club to reach five million followers on Twitter.

Arsenal first Premier League club to reach five million Twitter followers
Arsenal first Premier League club to reach five million Twitter followers

Arsenal have become the first Premier League club to reach five million followers on Twitter.

ICC announces Sachin Tendulkar as 2015 World Cup ambassador
ICC announces Sachin Tendulkar as 2015 World Cup ambassador

The International Cricket Council on Monday announced that former Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, will be the Ambassador for the upcoming 2015 Cricket World Cup in February.

Real Madrid players hail special FIFA Club World Cup victory
Real Madrid players hail special FIFA Club World Cup victory

European kings Real Madrid were crowned the world club champions after defeating San Lorenzo of Argentina 2-0 on Saturday.

Police seek third party help in pro-ISIS Twitter handler case

Investigators are taking third party assistance in examining tweets posted by the alleged handler of pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account, Mehdi Masroor Biswas, a top police official said.

Instagram worth $35 bn, surpasses Twitter
Instagram worth $35 bn, surpasses Twitter

Photo sharing website Instagram, which has more than 16 billion users - a figure much higher than Twitter - has been valued at $35 billion by Citigroup.

Tweet controversy: Pak Army chief Gen Raheel Sharif's Twitter handle fake?

The twitter handle @PakArmyChief from which the controversial tweet "Asked PM Nawaz Sharif to hang all terrorists. More than 3,000 terrorists should be hanged in next 48 hours," was made, was soon suspended after the ISPR (Inter Service Public Relations) declared it fake.

Bollywood all praises for 'PK'!
Bollywood all praises for 'PK'!

The much awaited Aamir Khan's 'PK' hit the screens today collecting all the brownie points from the fans and from the film industry too.

'Shamitabh': Amitabh Bachchan excited about Feb 6 release!
'Shamitabh': Amitabh Bachchan excited about Feb 6 release!

Bollywood's megastar Amitabh Bachchan is the unmatched king of Twitter and that we all know. The thespian has a proud 12 million follower list on the micro-blogging site, which made him sit comfortably on the top slot for this year's top celeb list on Twitter. The actor, who believes in the power of social media platforms, took to Twitter and talked about his next 'Shamitabh'.

Twitter to team up with Foursquare to add location to tweets
Twitter to team up with Foursquare to add location to tweets

In an important development, Social networks Twitter and Foursquare may form a partnership to build location information into tweets.

Pro-ISIS Mehdi Masroor Biswas' police remand extended till January 2, 2015

Police remand of ISIS sympathiser Mehdi Masroor Biswas, who was arrested for operating the Twitter account of the militant group, has been extended till January 2, 2015, reports stated on Thursday.