New York cop "assassin" telegraphed intentions on Instagram

Popular photo-sharing service Instagram on Saturday took down the account of the man said to be behind the "assassination" of two New York City police officers, after the 28-year-old gunman`s veiled threats and provocative messages went viral in the wake of the execution-style shootings.

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.

Kim Kardashian becomes the most followed person on Instagram
Kim Kardashian becomes the most followed person on Instagram

Reality star Kim Kardashian has become the most followed person on Instagram by surpassing Justin Bieber, after he lost more than 3.5 million followers in a fake follower purge.

Instagram updates five new filters for users to experiment with still images
Instagram updates five new filters for users to experiment with still images

Photo-sharing site Instagram has unveiled new features for enhancing photos giving its users more choices to experiment with still photos.

Forget waxing! Dyeing armpit hair new fad amongst women

 Dyeing armpit hair in neon colors has become a new craze amongst women, as many have taken to Instagram to show off their underarms.

Does Ariana Grande demand to be carried like little baby?
Does Ariana Grande demand to be carried like little baby?

 Ariana Grande recently demanded her staff to carry her like a little baby, when she is tired and does not feel like walking.

Instagram beats Twitter in active users
Instagram beats Twitter in active users

With 300 million active users, photo sharing site Instagram has moved ahead of Twitter in terms of users.

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'.

Jessica Simpson poses in seductive way on Instagram
Jessica Simpson poses in seductive way on Instagram

Singer-fashion designer Jessica Simpson has posed in a seductive way to show her love for carpets. The 39-year-old mother of two took to Instagram to share the interesting photo, reported E!Online.

Chris Brown apologises for accusing Karrueche Tran
Chris Brown apologises for accusing Karrueche Tran

Singer Chris Brown has apologised on a social-networking site for accusing Karrueche Tran of cheating on him with Drake.

Mario Balotelli charged over `racist` post
Mario Balotelli charged over `racist` post

Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli was charged by the Football Association on Friday for re-posting a message on Instagram that contained racist and anti-Semitic references.

Twitter gets Instagram-style photo filters
Twitter gets Instagram-style photo filters

Micro-blogging site Twitter has now given its users more control of their photos.

Michael Clarke admits Phil Hughes' funeral day will be 'tough'
Michael Clarke admits Phil Hughes' funeral day will be 'tough'

Australian skipper Michael Clarke has had some of the toughest days of his life after losing fellow national teammate and close friend Phil Hughes in a tragic accident on the cricket field. Hughes passed away last Thursday after being hit by a bouncer bowled by Sean Abott in the Sheffield Shield match between Southern Australia and New South Wales.

Liverpool's Mario Balotelli apologises for social media post
Liverpool's Mario Balotelli apologises for social media post

Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli apologised on Tuesday for his social media post which appeared to contain potentially racist and anti-Semitic references.

Alia Bhatt recovers, posts selfie for fans!
Alia Bhatt recovers, posts selfie for fans!

While Mahesh Bhatt's younger daughter, Alia Bhatt is happily recovering at home, the 21-year-old actress decided to post a selfie for her fans and followers on photo-sharing site Instagram. Alia shared the picture link on Twitter.

Lesser known facts about Instagram!
Lesser known facts about Instagram!

One of the most used photo-sharing site 'Instagram' stands next only to Facebook and Twitter in terms of popularity.

Teenagers not hooked to Facebook anymore
Teenagers not hooked to Facebook anymore

A study involving 170,000 internet users across 32 countries has found that more and more teenagers are spending more time on instant messaging apps than on Facebook.

Social Media overload adversely affecting people lives
Social Media overload adversely affecting people lives

A new study has claimed that domination of social media is to be blamed for reasons why people don't feel free to live their lives as they wish.

Facebook top choice for popular magazines to earn 'likes'
Facebook top choice for popular magazines to earn 'likes'

 The social networking site Facebook is the first choice for popular magazine brands when it comes to attracting followers and garnering “likes”, a new report has stated.

PM Modi uses Instagram to share Pacific Ocean view

Soon after his arrival in Fiji capital Suva on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi used Instagram to share a scenic view of the Pacific Ocean.