FIFA WC, Ebola outbreak seasoned most Facebook discussions in 2014
FIFA WC, Ebola outbreak seasoned most Facebook discussions in 2014

A list of most-discussed topics of 2014 released by Facebook has shown that the FIFA World Cup 2014 and the Ebola outbreak were talked about the most by users on the social media platform.

Ranveer Singh shoots 'thank you' song for fans!
Ranveer Singh shoots 'thank you' song for fans!

The bundle of energy—actor Ranveer Singh has successfully completed his four years in the showbiz industry. The actor, after taking baby steps towards stardom, transformed into a stellar performer with 'Ram-Leela'.

Jaipur girl Astha Agarwal gets Rs 2.1 cr job offer from Facebook

Jaipur girl Astha Agarwal gets Rs 2.1-crore job offer from Facebook. She is doing her eighth semester of engineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B).

Twitter users exposed to like-minded information: Study
Twitter users exposed to like-minded information: Study

Social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook can create an 'echo chamber' in which people are exposed only to opinions similar to their own, a new study has found.

IIT-Bombay girl bags Rs two cr package from Facebook

An IIT-Bombay student has claimed to have received a job offer of two crore rupees from the social networking site Facebook.

Facebook's new update to let users search for individual posts
Facebook's new update to let users search for individual posts

Facebook has launched its new update that will now allow users to search for specific posts directly.

Facebook can help tackle campus emergency
Facebook can help tackle campus emergency

Social networking sites like Facebook may be used when an emergency situation arises to help students as well as keeping those not directly involved in the situation informed about the incident, a study said.

Amitabh Bachchan thanks his 1.8 cr Facebook fans
Amitabh Bachchan thanks his 1.8 cr Facebook fans

Amitabh Bachchan is indisputably the most followed Bollywood actor. 

Facebook post claiming to protect users' copyright not worth posting on site, claim experts
Facebook post claiming to protect users' copyright not worth posting on site, claim experts

Copyright experts have dismissed the post that is going viral on Facebook claiming to protect users' copyright over their own photos as sheer nonsense saying that it is not worth posting on the site.

Zuckerberg dismisses Apple CEO's statement about ads as 'ridiculous'

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg has rejected Tim Cook's claim that ads turn customers into products, saying that it was a " ridiculous concept".

Social media has changed the way people flirt: Survey
Social media has changed the way people flirt: Survey

People are now more likely to flirt on Facebook than in person and a third of them are too embarrassed to talk to their love interests face-to-face, a survey has revealed.

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

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

Jordanian jailed over Australia embassy attack threat

 A Jordanian man was jailed for a year on Wednesday for threatening on Facebook to blow up the Australian embassy in Amman and to kill tourists from the country.

Facebook says it won't commercialise personal content
Facebook says it won't commercialise personal content

 Facebook recently changed its privacy policy and many photographers, both amateur and professional, held fears that the social network could start commercialising their images.

Facebook Argentina fined over fake profiles
Facebook Argentina fined over fake profiles

Facebook Argentina was ordered to pay a firefighter one million pesos ($177,000) for failing to comply with an order to delete insulting fake profiles of the plaintiff, the Ministry of Justice said Tuesday.

Pak Army, ISI lodge complaint over fake Facebook accounts

Pakistan's powerful military and its spy wing ISI have complained to the telecom authorities about the existence of fake accounts of their chiefs on a social networking website.

US Supreme Court considers Facebook threats case

Supreme Court justices are vigorously debating the Digital Age question of where the line should be drawn between free speech and illegal threats.

IIT Kanpur starts placement drive, over 250 companies expected
IIT Kanpur starts placement drive, over 250 companies expected

IIT Kanpur on Monday kicked off its placement drive with around 1290 students from B Tech, B Tech Dual and M Tech courses registering themselves.

Indians hooked to internet every hour: Study
Indians hooked to internet every hour: Study

Fifty-three per cent of Indians are connected to the internet every waking hour which is higher than the global average of 51 per cent, a new international study has found.

Karnataka: 'Kiss of Love' deferred after police refuse permission

After Bengaluru police rejected permission for the 'Kiss of Love' campaign that was proposed for Sunday, the organisers on Saturday decided to postpone the controversial event for a future date.