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Ivanka Trump doesn't know what 'complicit' means; Merriam-Webster delicately trolls her
World

Ivanka Trump doesn't know what 'complicit' means; Merriam-Webster delicately trolls her

Now taking on an official unpaid role in the administration, Ivanka Trump has come under increased scrutiny. So far she has focused on policies relating to women and workforce development, but she has drawn criticism for avoiding public comment on her father's travel ban, border wall, proposed budget cuts or rollback of environmental regulations.

Troll used GIF to physically harm victim: Here's where the Indian law stands on incidents of online harm
News & Analysis

Troll used GIF to physically harm victim: Here's where the Indian law stands on incidents of online harm

Taking trolling to a new and dangerous low, a troll successfully induced a seizure in a reporter with a publicly known condition of epilepsy, by deliberately sending a flashing GIF to him.

Social media, trolls, dissent: Author Arnab Ray tackles convenient notions at Kolkata Lit Meet
Life

Social media, trolls, dissent: Author Arnab Ray tackles convenient notions at Kolkata Lit Meet

Writer Arnab Ray put forward an interesting idea at the recent Kolkata Literary Meet: That trolling, for the most part, is good.

There is a fine difference between trolling and threatening on Social Media, says author Arnab Ray
News & Analysis

There is a fine difference between trolling and threatening on Social Media, says author Arnab Ray

Twitter has emerged as a parallel universe for a large number of people, but there is a fine line separating trolling from "threatening" someone, says a leading user of the social media platform.

Watch: Donald Trump's 'America First' policy gets fitting response from this Dutch video
World

Watch: Donald Trump's 'America First' policy gets fitting response from this Dutch video

The world was watching the inauguration of President Donald Trump. So was Netherlands. Here's what the satire show 'Zondag met Lubach' had said about his 'America First' and NATO rhetoric

Kavya Madhavan files police complaint against trolls abusing her over marriage to Dileep
Entertainment

Kavya Madhavan files police complaint against trolls abusing her over marriage to Dileep

Malayalam actress Kavya Madhavan has filed a police complaint against social media trolls who have subjected her to abusive bullying over her recent marriage to fellow star Dileep

Mayanti Langer’s trolling shows how women are still seen as interlopers in sports journalism
First Cricket News

Mayanti Langer’s trolling shows how women are still seen as interlopers in sports journalism

The problem is that for many, women are still seen as interlopers in the world of sports journalism, whether it’s broadcast or in print, if they aren’t there to entertain. But it’s time this changed: the women in sports journalism are here to stay.

After NCW criticism, Maneka Gandhi says ministry will not police or patrol internet
India

After NCW criticism, Maneka Gandhi says ministry will not police or patrol internet

Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said that the ministry’s attempt to check trolling will not imply online policing or blanket patrolling of the internet.

Kerala journalist faces flak online for posting sexual abuse case in madrassa on her Facebook wall
Life

Kerala journalist faces flak online for posting sexual abuse case in madrassa on her Facebook wall

A senior journalist for a prominent Malayalam newspaper, faced flak on Facebook, after she wrote an account on her wall about the sexual abuse her classmates had to face in a Madrassa years ago.

Aaptard wars: What Kejriwal's supporters can learn from Modi and his bhakts
Politics

Aaptard wars: What Kejriwal's supporters can learn from Modi and his bhakts

One of the great fallouts of the electoral battles of the last couple of years – from Delhi 2013 to Lok Sabha 2014 – has been the transformation of social media and comment boards into a Kurukshetra of sorts.

Why is the Internet so angry? Decoding India's appetite for outrage
Life

Why is the Internet so angry? Decoding India's appetite for outrage

The Internet is an angry place, especially the Indian internet scene. We take a look at why.

Twitter troll swarm sends JPMorgan running
News & Analysis

Twitter troll swarm sends JPMorgan running

JPMorgan Chase & Co canceled a question and answer session on Twitter with a veteran investment banker...

The reason why cyber-bullies troll on FB, Twitter: boredom
News & Analysis

The reason why cyber-bullies troll on FB, Twitter: boredom

Boredom and amusement are behind many incidents of cyberbullying and trolling on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, a new first-of-its-kind study has found.

The reason why cyber-bullies troll on FB, Twitter: boredom
Tech

The reason why cyber-bullies troll on FB, Twitter: boredom

Boredom and amusement are behind many incidents of cyberbullying and trolling on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, a new first-of-its-kind study has found.

Twitter to take steps to curb 'hate speech' and trolling
News & Analysis

Twitter to take steps to curb 'hate speech' and trolling

Popular microblogging platform Twitter is planning to introduce measures to help curb ‘hate speech’ ...