Government needs to be banned: Hansal Mehta on documentary ban

The ban on the documentary based on the December 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape has left national award-winning director Hansal Mehta appalled. He says it's difficult for him to comprehend the government's order and questions why the government is restricting cinema from reflecting the truth in society.

''IndiasDaughter'' trends globally on Twitter

Hours after the BBC telecast "India`s Daughter", a documentary featuring one of the December 16, 2012 gang rape convicts, in Britain, the hash tag #IndiasDaughter became the top global trend on social networking site Twitter on Thursday.

Twitter may purchase live-streaming app Periscope: Report
Twitter may purchase live-streaming app Periscope: Report

Twitter has reportedly been in talks to purchase live streaming app Periscope, which, if materialized, would facilitate users to fire up live video wherever they are and broadcast it to allow people to watch it.

VP Ansari, PM Modi greet people on Holi

Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted people on Holi, saying the festival of colours symbolises the unity in diversity of the country.

BBC airs Nirbhaya documentary defying India's ban

30 am Thursday Indian time) broadcast the controversial film.

EPL Gameweek 28: Players react on Twitter as big teams keep points intact
EPL Gameweek 28: Players react on Twitter as big teams keep points intact

Premier League's big boys registered important victories in the gameweek 28 fixtures held across England on Wednesday. The night saw leaders Chelsea, second placed Manchester City and other big guns fighting for European places all shine on the night.

Farhan Akhtar wraps up 'Wazir'
Farhan Akhtar wraps up 'Wazir'

The much anticipated drama 'Wazir', starring Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan Akhtar has wrapped up. 

Twitter helps smokers kick the butt
Twitter helps smokers kick the butt

When people in a smoking cessation programme tweet each other regularly, they are more successful at kicking the habit, says a study.

Twitter introduces two-step verification, friend finding feature to login service Digits
Twitter introduces two-step verification, friend finding feature to login service Digits

Twitter has reportedly introduced a friend finding function and two-step verification to Digits, a developer-facing service launched last fall that offers a way to integrate a simpler, password-free login option into third-party mobile applications.

Sonakshi Sinha enjoys food date with Farah, mom!
Sonakshi Sinha enjoys food date with Farah, mom!

Talented actress Sonakshi Sinha is known for being herself. The 'Tevar' girl not only exudes oodles of confidence about the way she looks, but also comes across as quite fashion forward in her thinking.

Amitabh Bachchan tweets rare picture of Hindi literary legends!
Amitabh Bachchan tweets rare picture of Hindi literary legends!

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a name which echoes in the entire world with utmost reverence. His fans love him and see him as an icon in many ways. The fact that Bachchan has a literary lineage—makes him even more appealing.

Prakash Jha starts new journey with `Gangajal 2`
Prakash Jha starts new journey with `Gangajal 2`

Director Prakash Jha is busy with the sequel of his 2003 hit movie `Gangajal`, which is a real-life inspired story and will explore the relationship between society and police.

Lady Gaga assures Taylor Swift her 'prince charming will come'
Lady Gaga assures Taylor Swift her 'prince charming will come'

 Lady Gaga has faith in Taylor Swift's love life as she has assured the singer that her prince charming will definitely come someday.

Deeply hurt; refuse to be drawn in this ugly battle: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Even as the rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is becoming evident with each passing day, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took to Twitter on Tuesday and said that he refuses to be drawn into “this ugly battle”.

Twitter working with probe on online threats
Twitter working with probe on online threats

Twitter said on Monday  it was working with law enforcement officials on unspecified threats, amid reports that the social network had been targeted for blocking accounts linked to the Islamic State.

ISIS threatens 'real war' on Twitter, singles out co-founder Jack Dorsey
ISIS threatens 'real war' on Twitter, singles out co-founder Jack Dorsey

Frustrated over Twitter's policy of blocking the accounts linked to the jihadist group, the Islamic State supporters have threatened to kill the social media site's employees, especially mentioning the name of its co-founder Jack Dorsey.

Social media can indicate personality, health risks and cultural differences
Social media can indicate personality, health risks and cultural differences

A new study has provided a deeper insight into how social media can help study personality, potential health risks and cultural differences.

Sushma Swaraj to meet Luxembourg Foreign Minister

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday will meet Luxembourg Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean Asselborn in the national capital.

EPL: Tweet reactions from players after Super Sunday matches
EPL: Tweet reactions from players after Super Sunday matches

Liverpool and Arsenal were the prime winners of Sunday's enthralling football after both teams stood out to perfection at home against Manchester City and Everton respectively in the Premier League encounters on Sunday.

Top 5 celebrities who are missing Twitter

Top 5 celebrities who are missing Twitter