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IIMC students post `derogatory remarks` against Dalit, tribal students; probe ordered

Days after Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula committed suicide in Hyderabad, a group of students of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) in Delhi posted `derogatory remarks` against Dalit and tribal students on social media.

Feb 04, 2016, 11:06 AM IST

Spurned UK boy posts girl's number with sex video on Facebook

The court heard that alongside the video -- which was of a different girl -- Stott wrote that the victim would perform sexual acts for people if they phoned her, leading to her receiving 25-30 calls.

Jan 17, 2016, 20:58 PM IST

People who frequently use emojis have sex on their mind: Survey

Are you obsessed with sending emoji icons with every WhatsApp message or Facebook post? Check if sex is on your mind 24/7.

Dec 30, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

Expecting millions from Mark Zuckerberg? That's a hoax!

The post claims that Zuckerberg is giving out $4.5 million to 1,000 Facebook users as long as they copy and paste a status on their profile.

Dec 28, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

India never accepted 'queen' not answerable to law – Read Arun Jaitley's Facebook post

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley took a sharp dig at Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday.

Dec 10, 2015, 20:49 PM IST

Controversial Zimbabwean cricketer Mark Vermeulen in 'apes' racial slur row

Controversial Zimbabwean cricketer Mark Vermeulen has once again found himself in the middle a fresh controversy following a July Facebook post, in which he denigrated black people.

Oct 16, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

Stephen's molestation row worse than Dadri lynching: Valson Thampu

St Stephen's college's principal Valson Thampu on Sunday said that the molestation row of a research scholar, which rocked the college for over three months, was "worse" than the Dadri lynching case.

Oct 04, 2015, 21:25 PM IST

Shocking! Trying to kiss a girl forcibly not molestation, says police to victim

In a shameful incident raising question over the safety of women in the national capital, a Facebook post, which was uploaded on Monday has went viral, demanding justice for her friend.

Aug 10, 2015, 17:21 PM IST

Trump campaign fires staffer over controversial Facebook posts

Donald Trump`s presidential campaign has fired a staffer after racially charged and insulting Facebook posts under his name came to light, a person close to the campaign said on Sunday.

Aug 03, 2015, 10:47 AM IST

Robert Vadra explains Facebook post, denies insulting Parliament

Robert Vadra on Thursday explained his controversial Facebook post purportedly attacking parliamentarians, saying he has a high respect for the House and its members.

Jul 30, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

Want more ''likes'' on Facebook? Check your watch

So your last Facebook post, on which you worked so much - giving smart twists to make it funny and awesome - did not garner any likes? Well, the fault may not be with the content but with timings, says a study.

Jul 02, 2015, 15:47 PM IST

Malaysian PM, wife sue MP for Facebook post

 Malaysian Prime Najib Tun Razak and his wife Rosmah Mansor are suing an MP for allegedly defaming them in a Facebook post, a media report said on Monday.

Jun 15, 2015, 14:20 PM IST

Journalist death: No action against minister yet

UP's dirty politics comes to notice again, in the light of the murder of journalist Jagendra Singh, by beating and setting him up on fire, after he wrote a facebook post against Ram Murti Singh Ver

Jun 13, 2015, 14:47 PM IST

Youth's arrest over Azam Khan Facebook post: SC seeks explanation from UP govt

The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government and sought explanation on the circumstances under which a Class XII student was arrested for allegedly posting on Facebook 'objectionable' comments against senior Samajwadi Party leader and state minister Azam Khan.

Mar 20, 2015, 08:58 AM IST

Class 11 student sent to jail for Facebook post against Azam Khan

In a shocking incident, a class XI student was arrested and sent to jail for allegedly posting derogatory comments on Facebook against Samajwadi Party leader and Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Min

Mar 18, 2015, 15:07 PM IST

Tension in Bareilly after protests against objectionable post

Tension gripped old city area here when a group of persons indulged in stone pelting and arson demanding action against two youths for allegedly posting objectionable content on a social networking site, hurting religious sentiments.

Jul 31, 2014, 12:14 PM IST

Pakistan mob kills woman, girls, over "blasphemous" Facebook post

A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a religious sect and two of her granddaughters after a sect member was accused of posting blasphemous material on Facebook, police said Monday.

Jul 28, 2014, 12:43 PM IST

Compensate two women over Facebook post: NHRC to Maharashtra

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Tuesday sent a reminder to the Maharashtra government to pay Rs.50,000 each as compensation to two women who were illegally detained for 10 days by police following a Facebook post after the death of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray two years ago.

Jul 15, 2014, 23:34 PM IST

NCP objects to Gopinath Munde daughter`s `provocative` FB post

NCP took strong objection to the alleged provocative Facebook posts by BJP legislator Pankaja Munde Palve regarding the EC notice to her father Gopinath Munde.

Jul 02, 2013, 20:05 PM IST

PUCL woman leader sent to jail over objectionable Facebook post

A senior woman activist of NGO outfit PUCL was sent to jail by a court in Andhra Pradesh after she was arrested over her Facebook post.

May 13, 2013, 20:08 PM IST