Twitter

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HUMOUR

 |  4-minute read
Twitter, Accidents, Childhood, Children's Day

Children's Day on Twitter: People are tweeting about hilariously bad childhood decisions

Makes one wonder how we managed to survive all the way to adulthood.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Stubble burning, Fire Cracker, Twitter, #NGT

How Delhi is reacting to toxic pollution levels

Authorities must act as the capital turns into a gas chamber.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Smog, Twitter, Delhi ncr, Air Pollution

As Delhi's pollution reaches 'emergency' levels, Twitter reacts to smog chokehold

Doctors in the capital have warned of a public health emergency asking people to not go out or risk chronic lung and heart diseases.

SCI-TECH

 |  5-minute read
Free Speech, Cybersecurity, Twitter, Donald Trump

Why an ex-Twitter employee deactivating Donald Trump's account is dangerous

The internet has taken it upon itself to celebrate this 'feat'. But should it?

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Bots, Fake followers, Twitter, Rahul Gandhi

From Rahul Gandhi to PM Modi, every leader loves a bot

A row has erupted over the Congress scion's Twitter popularity, but most political parties and leaders have fake or paid followers.

SCI-TECH

 |  4-minute read
Fake news, Fact-checkers, Shadowban, Twitter

A fact-checker gets shadow-banned on Twitter, again. This is a worrying trend

'Trollabhakt', a self-proclaimed 'Fake Trends Hunter', has been ghosted by the social media platform.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
Indian National Congress, Amit Shah, Narendra Modi, Twitter

Why Rahul Gandhi's Twitter handle is doing a better job at holding Modi to account than Rahul Gandhi

The 'revamped', snarky social media presence of the Congress vice-president is heartening, but electoral battlefield is a different ballgame.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Tweets, Reactions, Donald Trump, 280 Character limit

Will 280-character tweet limit start a nuclear war? Twitter reacts

The move is arguably the most significant change the micro blogging website has made to the platform since its launch in 2006.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Twitter, 9/11, Porn, Ted Cruz

Song for Ted Cruz, porn watcher and savior

On September 11, as Americans remembered the tragedy of 16 years ago, Ted Cruz was busy liking a porn video on Twitter.