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Feb 13, 2019
Tamil Nadu MLA calls for ban on TikTok; blames media-sharing app for 'degradation of culture'Blaming TikTok for causing degradation of Tamil Nadu’s culture, MLA Thamimun Ansari raised a request in the state legislature assembly to ban the app
Sep 05, 2018
Momo Challenge seemingly claims life of second youth four days after Odisha Police issue advisoryThe game involves adding a phone number, believed to belong to a certain ‘Momo’, who uses an image of a scary face as a profile picture, and sends challenges to the user culminating in a suicide dare.
Sep 02, 2018
Odisha Police issues advisory on Momo Challenge; asks parents, teachers to monitor children's behaviour, social media activityMomo Challenge, an online game, features a grotesque image of a girl with her distorted face and bulging eyes, has made headway in several countries.
Aug 26, 2018
West Bengal Police suspects 'Momo Challenge' link to two deaths, take precautionary steps against suicide gameThe 'Momo Challenge' features a creepy image of a girl with a distorted face and eyes bulging out called the "Mother Bird by Link Factory".
Aug 07, 2018
After Blue Whale, new Momo WhatsApp Challenge is triggering suicide among teensThe challenge is believed to have taken life of a 12-year-old girl in Argentina.
Jan 17, 2018
Uttar Pradesh: Class I student attacked in Lucknow's school toilet; victim's condition stableA Class I student was injured when he was allegedly attacked with a sharp-edged weapon in the toilet of a private school here, an incident similar to the killing of a Ryan school student in Gurgaon.
Nov 20, 2017
SC asks Centre to make kids aware of dangers of games like Blue Whale Challenge, directs chief secretaries to issue guidelinesThe Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to make children aware of the dangers of killer games such as blue whale challenge.
Oct 27, 2017
SC directs Doordarshan to prepare 10 minute programme on perils of Blue Whale gameThe apex court said the visual medium is most effective and asked Doordarshan to prepare a programme in consultation with the Ministries of WCD and HRD.
Oct 13, 2017
Blue Whale Challenge: Supreme Court tells Centre to set up expert panel to firewall gameThe Supreme Court on Friday sought the government's response on a plea seeking to firewall virtual games like Blue Whale which has allegedly led to several suicides.
Oct 09, 2017
Blue Whale challenge: 26-year-old man attempts suicide by stabbing himself in TripuraA man allegedly attempted suicide by stabbing himself under the influence of the Blue Whale game in South Tripura district, police said on Monday