Tweet controversy: Pak Army chief Gen Raheel Sharif's Twitter handle fake?

The twitter handle @PakArmyChief from which the controversial tweet "Asked PM Nawaz Sharif to hang all terrorists. More than 3,000 terrorists should be hanged in next 48 hours," was made, was soon suspended after the ISPR (Inter Service Public Relations) declared it fake.

Bollywood all praises for 'PK'!
Bollywood all praises for 'PK'!

The much awaited Aamir Khan's 'PK' hit the screens today collecting all the brownie points from the fans and from the film industry too.

'Shamitabh': Amitabh Bachchan excited about Feb 6 release!
'Shamitabh': Amitabh Bachchan excited about Feb 6 release!

Bollywood's megastar Amitabh Bachchan is the unmatched king of Twitter and that we all know. The thespian has a proud 12 million follower list on the micro-blogging site, which made him sit comfortably on the top slot for this year's top celeb list on Twitter. The actor, who believes in the power of social media platforms, took to Twitter and talked about his next 'Shamitabh'.

Twitter to team up with Foursquare to add location to tweets
Twitter to team up with Foursquare to add location to tweets

In an important development, Social networks Twitter and Foursquare may form a partnership to build location information into tweets.

Pro-ISIS Mehdi Masroor Biswas' police remand extended till January 2, 2015

Police remand of ISIS sympathiser Mehdi Masroor Biswas, who was arrested for operating the Twitter account of the militant group, has been extended till January 2, 2015, reports stated on Thursday.

Bigg Boss 8: Nivriti Issar claims derogatory tweet was fake
Bigg Boss 8: Nivriti Issar claims derogatory tweet was fake

In an alleged post on the social networking site, Twitter, Nivriti P. Issar had apparently made some very derogatory remarks about Karishma Tanna's late father. The post went viral, even after the said Twitter handle was deleted.

Why Sydney siege gunman failed to manipulate social media?
Why Sydney siege gunman failed to manipulate social media?

One hostage the Sydney siege gunman failed to take this week was social media.

Amitabh Bachchan is the king of Twitter: Report
Amitabh Bachchan is the king of Twitter: Report

Leaving behind all other actors in the film industry, megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been ranked number one on Twitter, in terms of both popularity and activity.

'PK': Surprise! Know who will chat live with Aamir Khan
'PK': Surprise! Know who will chat live with Aamir Khan

This one film is making all the right noise ahead of its release. Aamir Khan starrer 'PK' is literally on everyone's lips right now. With extensive promotion on various social media platforms, the makers have now decided to have live chat session today at 3 pm on micro-blogging site Twitter.

Twitter in two minds over autoplaying videos on users' timeline
Twitter in two minds over autoplaying videos on users' timeline

 Social networking site Twitter is reportedly in two minds over autoplaying videos on its users' timeline.

'Bigg Boss 8': Did Puneet's daughter post nasty tweet about Karishma's father?
'Bigg Boss 8': Did Puneet's daughter post nasty tweet about Karishma's father?

 If you think Puneet Issar is playing the 'Bigg Boss' game nastily, you would be surprised at what her daughter tweeted recently.

Football world hail legend Thierry Henry on Twitter
Football world hail legend Thierry Henry on Twitter

Past and present day footballers led the tributes to club great Thierry Henry on Tuesday after the former France striker announced his retirement from professional football.

Peshawar school attack: How the Twitter world reacted...

Over 130, mostly students among them, were killed on Tuesday when heavily-armed Arabic speaking Taliban suicide attackers stormed an Army-run school, shooting from classroom-to-classroom and taking several hostages using them as human shield in Pakistan's volatile Peshawar city.

Police investigating if Mehdi's tweets incited people to commit offences

Following the arrest of Mehdi Masroor Biswas for allegedly operating a pro-IS (Islamic State) Twitter account, the Bengaluru Police on Tuesday said they were working to establish whether the information passed by him had incited people to commit offences punishable under the law.

After @ShamiWitness discovery, India bans Islamic State
After @ShamiWitness discovery, India bans Islamic State

Days after detaining a techie in Bengaluru for running a popular Twitter account extolling Islamic State's military campaign, India on Tuesday announced a ban on the militant group.

Security agencies track Twitter handle of Kalyan youth involved with ISIS
Security agencies track Twitter handle of Kalyan youth involved with ISIS

Days after arresting Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the alleged brains behind a pro-ISIS Twitter account, security agencies have learnt that one of the three Kalyan youths still in Iraq/Syria is posting pro-Islamic State material on social media sites.

Mehdi's 60% Twitter followers non-Muslims: Rajnath Singh

More than 60 per cent followers of Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the Bengaluru-based executive, who was running a pro-ISIS twitter account, were non-Muslims and a majority of his Muslim followers were from western countries, particularly the UK, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday.

Police seeks more details from Twitter on IS account handler

Intensifying its investigation into the alleged handler of pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account Mehdi Masroor Biswas, city police has asked for more details regarding ShamiWitness account from the micro blogging site, which are crucial to the probe.

Mehdi's 60% followers on Twitter non-Muslims: Govt
Mehdi's 60% followers on Twitter non-Muslims: Govt

More than 60 per cent followers of Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the Bengaluru-based executive, who was running a pro-ISIS twitter account, were non-Muslims and a majority of his Muslim followers were from western countries, particularly the UK, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday.

The incident in Sydney is disturbing, tweets PM Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to microblogging website Twitter to describe the incident as "disturbing".