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Suriya beats Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and other Bollywood superstars – Here’s how

Suriya beats Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and other Bollywood superstars – Here’s how

'Suriya's 'Thaana Serndha Kootam' wins the ‘Golden tweet’ of 2017.

Dec 06, 2017, 09:25 AM IST
Twitterati celebrate as hashtag turns 10

Twitterati celebrate as hashtag turns 10

Touted as one of the most widely used symbols in the digital age, the famous hashtag of Twitter turned 10 on Wednesday.

Aug 23, 2017, 16:16 PM IST
Twitter announces 1st worldwide video relay

Twitter announces 1st worldwide video relay

Twitter on Wednesday announced the world`s first creator-based video relay which will feature more than 24 hours of continuous content from nearly 40 creators across the globe -- including seven prominent personalities from India.

Aug 09, 2017, 13:09 PM IST
Abhijeet Bhattacharya gets massive support after account suspension; singer calls Twitter 'anti-Modi' and 'anti-Hindu'

Abhijeet Bhattacharya gets massive support after account suspension; singer calls Twitter 'anti-Modi' and 'anti-Hindu'

In one of his tweets, he insulted a woman Twitter user when she called him out for his tweets. However, despite all of this, his fans are still showing him with unconditional love and slamming Twitter for the act.

May 24, 2017, 17:38 PM IST
Twitter elevates Taranjeet Singh as Country Director for India

Twitter elevates Taranjeet Singh as Country Director for India

While Twitter does not give country-specific user numbers, it counts India among its top five audience markets globally.

May 10, 2017, 11:52 AM IST

Another major exodus at Twitter India, MD Parminder Singh quits

Just two days after Rishi Jaitly, head of Twitter India, announced his exit from the company, the microblogging network's Managing Director for India, Parminder Singh is also quiting the company.

Nov 03, 2016, 20:11 PM IST
Twitter India introduces live video interview series

Twitter India introduces live video interview series

Twitter India and digital video network PING Network are launching a live video interview series with business and technology leaders over Twitter`s live streaming app Periscope.

Sep 28, 2016, 14:02 PM IST

Twitter India appoints Viral Jani as Head of TV partnerships

"As part of his new role, Jani will work closely with the complete TV ecosystem of broadcasters, production houses and audience measurement systems to make Twitter the second screen to TV in India," the micro-blogging platform said in a statement.

Aug 20, 2015, 16:41 PM IST
I-Day: Type hashtag #India on Twitter and see what happens next!

I-Day: Type hashtag #India on Twitter and see what happens next!

As India celebrates its 69th Independence Day today, Twitter is also coloured with the patriotic zeal as it offers you a new tricolour emoji! 

Aug 15, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

India a 'huge focus market' for Twitter

Micro-blogging site Twitter on Wednesday said India is one of the fastest growing markets and a "huge focus market" for the company.

May 13, 2015, 21:19 PM IST

Twitter to translate user policies in Hindi, Urdu

The user policies, which are guidelines to the kind of content that can be shared on the website, are currently available in English in India.

Apr 26, 2015, 10:43 AM IST

Twitter, Indian news media relation symbiotic: Rishi Jaitly

In an exclusive interview with Vibhuti Jaitly of Zee Media Group, Rishi Jaitly, Market Director, India and South East Asia, Twitter, talks about the acquisition, company's business strategy, Indian market and much more.

Feb 13, 2015, 19:12 PM IST
'Twitter accounts for only 17% of Indian social network users'

'Twitter accounts for only 17% of Indian social network users'

According to a report by market research firm eMarketer, Japan will boast of the largest Twitter population in Asia Pacific at 26 million followed by India at 22.2 million users.

Jan 28, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

India is one of our fastest growing market: Twitter

The US-based social networking platform said it will be investing more in India, which industry body IAMAI has predicted will surpass the US by December this year in terms of Internet users.

Nov 22, 2014, 15:27 PM IST
Twitter blames tech glitch for suspension of several accounts

Twitter blames tech glitch for suspension of several accounts

Twitter India has apologised for suspending several accounts without a warning and said that the suspension was “accidental”.

Nov 03, 2014, 10:52 AM IST

Narendra Modi’s `Ache Din Aane Waale Hain` tweet creates record!

In the dance of Democracy, Narendra Modi is clearly a triumphant winner. As counting winds down in constituencies across India, the picture is fairly evident that the next government will be formed by the National Democratic Alliance.

May 16, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Twitter says revenue potential limited in India

As it gears up for the much-touted USD one-billion IPO next month, Twitter says revenue generation may be limited in international operations and its inability to offer full features in markets like India may adversely impact its business and results.

Oct 20, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

Raghuram Rajan beats Rajnikanth on Twitter India

To stop rupee from plunging is certainly a task for a superhero and the country seems to have found one in Raghuram Rajan, the new Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Sep 06, 2013, 21:47 PM IST