WhatsApp rolls out voice calling feature to select users
WhatsApp rolls out voice calling feature to select users

The much awaited and promised voice calling feature has finally been rolled out by mobile messaging service WhatsApp.

Top 7 mobile apps for smartphone users

Top 7 mobile apps for smartphone users

WhatsApp is now available on the Web

Today, for the first time, millions of you will have the ability to use WhatsApp on your web.

WhatsApp adds messaging from Web
WhatsApp adds messaging from Web

The popular mobile messaging application WhatsApp, acquired by Facebook last year for nearly USD 22 billion, has unveiled a new service for sending messages from a Web browser.

Life without Facebook and Whatsapp

I stared into the `Are you sure?` notification on my screen before I hit the 'Delete' button. And there! I got rid of the most consuming thing of my life -- Whatsapp and the popular and addictive Facebook.

Man arrested for sending objectionable message on Whatsapp in UP

Bahraich: A man was arrested for allegedly spreading objectionable messages against a religion on mobile phone application WhatsApp leading to tension in Nanpara area here, police said Tuesday.

I&B plans social media outreach through 'Whatsapp', Talkathons
I&B plans social media outreach through 'Whatsapp', Talkathons

In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's focus on disseminating information through new media, Information and Broadcasting Ministry is planning to use 'WhatsApp' and also integrate other social media platforms to hold 'talkathons'.

Whatsapp mobile app hits 700 million active users every month
Whatsapp mobile app hits 700 million active users every month

Mobile messenger service WhatsApp's user base​ has touched 700 million people every month, up from 600 million in August.

 

Top Brazil cop dismissed, allegedly over pro-Nazi chat

Rio de Janeiro's military police officials say the commander of an elite division of riot police has been dismissed.

Man posts Karnataka minister's morphed image on social site

A man allegedly posted a morphed image of Karnataka Health Minister U T Khader on a movie poster on a popular social networking site here, police said on Wednesday.

Surat police sub-inspector dances with bar girl, police department initiates action

A sub-inspector of Surat police has been caught dancing with a bar girl while being on duty during an event, prompting the department to initiate action against him after a video of his act went viral today.

CMHO accuses Rajasthan BJP MLA of using threats to secure nurse transfer
CMHO accuses Rajasthan BJP MLA of using threats to secure nurse transfer

A BJP MLA in Rajasthan has landed in a controversy after he allegedly threatened a Chief Medical and Health Officer (CMHO) for failing to effect the transfer of a male nurse with an audio clip of their conversation now circulating on Whatsapp.

Goa's differently-abled use social media to raise issues
Goa's differently-abled use social media to raise issues

Differently-abled people in Goa are using social media applications like Whatsapp and Facebook to get together and address the issues concerning them.

'Badlapur': Varun Dhawan's 'Jee Karda' song on Whatsapp!
'Badlapur': Varun Dhawan's 'Jee Karda' song on Whatsapp!

Filmmakers these days come up with innovative strategies in order to promote their big screen projects. From making their presence felt on television shows to capturing the social media platforms—they do it all. Similar effort has been made by the makers of 'Badlapur'.

DU college suspects leakage of question paper using Whatsapp

A matter of suspected leakage of examination questions using Whatsapp has come to light in Delhi University after some students of an affiliated college were allegedly caught with images of a biology test paper on their smartphones.

Can social media help BJP win 60+ seats in Delhi?

Can social media help BJP win 60+ seats in Delhi?

WhatsApp starts encrypting messages to thwart hackers
WhatsApp starts encrypting messages to thwart hackers

WhatsApp, the world's most widely used instant messaging service, has started encrypting messages to protect them from hackers, said Open Whisper Systems, a software development group associated with the company.

Muzaffarnagar: Khap Panchayat bans jeans, mobiles for girls

In what can be termed as a Talibani diktat, a khap panchayat in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district has banned girls from wearing jeans and using mobile phones.

Now you can hide blue ticks on WhatsApp with 'Read Receipts'!
Now you can hide blue ticks on WhatsApp with 'Read Receipts'!

Last week, Whatsapp's new update , the ‘double blue ticks’ feature had kicked off a storm. With this new feature, it certainly wasn't easy to ignore or avoid a message and nor could you pull off that that customary lie as to why didn't you reply. All your excuses of not seeing the message were practically deemed null and void.

In race for J&K Assembly, parties look for a head start in virtual world

As the campaigning for Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir reaches fever pitch, political parties and their candidates are increasingly slugging it out in the virtual world in their bid to pull voters to their side.