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Jan 08, 2020
From spreading fake news on JNU to garnering support for CAA through dubious claims, netizens are calling out BJP's IT CellThe BJP IT-cell members and several known pro-BJP handles were called out time and again for trying to bribe voters with petty payoffs in order to get them to support Citizenship Amendment Bill.
Jan 05, 2020
From 'free Netflix subs' to 'hot chats', how dubious accounts are enticing Twitter users into calling pro-CAA toll free numberA quick Twitter search of the toll-free number '8866288662', which was launched by the BJP to garner support for CAA ahead of the party's 10-day campaign reveals several click-bait messages on the social media platform misleading people into sending missed calls to the number
Nov 22, 2019
Twitter is globally rolling out 'hide replies' feature to give more control to usersThe feature is part of Twitter’s efforts to clean up abusive content, make the platform more user-friendly.
Nov 23, 2018
'Smash Brahminical Patriarchy' is decidedly targeting Brahmins, calling a select few women to meet Dorsey is certainly 'Brahmanical'The external display of support for inclusion and defence of Jack Dorsey 'smashing Brahminical Patriarchy', tried to conceal a modern day story of privileged voices having access to most relevant spaces and discourses.
Jul 02, 2018
Sushma Swaraj and Twitter trolls: Husband Swaraj Kaushal slams abusers, says 'please do not use such words for her'Swaraj has come under tremendous online abuse since the passport controversy, following with the external affairs minister conducted a poll on Twitter asking users whether they "approve" such trolling. Fifty-seven percent respondents said they oppose it.
Jun 27, 2018
Twitter to make login via phone number or email mandatory to fight abusive botsNew Twitter users will now have to confirm an email address or phone number to register an account.
Jun 26, 2018
It's A Wrap: Swara Bhasker talks about Veere Di Wedding and Twitter trolls, in conversation with Parul SharmaSwara Bhasker talks about her recent film Veere Di Wedding, Twitter trolls in a conversation with Parul Sharma on Firstpost's It's A Wrap.
Oct 20, 2017
Twitter rolls out 'Safety Calendar' feature for updating users on upcoming changes to the company's policies on hate speechTwitter, which has 328 million users, has been under intense scrutiny for allowing abusive and hateful posts on its platform.
Sep 28, 2017
Journalists Ravish Kumar, Rajdeep Sardesai threatened: Act against trolls, Ashok Chavan tells Rajnath SinghChavan's letter comes hours after Kumar had posted an open letter addressing Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his Facebook page.
Sep 18, 2017
Manish Tewari's tweet on Narendra Modi : Politicians must be held accountable for behaviour on social mediaOf course Manish Tewari meant to be rude to the Prime Minister and insult him.