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After removing supermodel Bella Hadid’s Instagram post, Facebook apologies

Instagram apologised to Palestinian-Dutch supermodel Bella Hadid after the social media platform removed a post she shared that showed a picture of her father’s passport with his birthplace listed as Palestine. According to Page Six, Instagram’s parent Facebook said the post shouldn’t have been removed. “To protect the privacy of our community, we don’t allow […]

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Instagram launches Reels feature in India to grab TikTok market share after ban

The unprecedented ban of TikTok for the Indian market has opened up opportunities for others. Facebook owned Instagram announced the extension of the testing of Reels feature in India. Reels similar to TikTok allows users to record, edit and share short multi-clip videos. “With the rise in video consumption overall and videos making up over […]

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Twitter Fleets Brings Instagram-Like Disappearing Stories

Twitter has announced the rollout of a new feature, Twitter Fleets, for its mobile users in India. The feature finally brings Twitter at par with the likes of Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and WhatsApp, wherein users will get to post temporary updates on their Twitter profiles, which will last only for 24 hours. As seen with […]

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Twitter, Facebook, Instagram disables Trump’s video tribute to George Floyd

Twitter Inc, Facebook Inc and Instagram disabled President Donald Trump’s campaign tribute video to George Floyd on their platforms on Friday, citing copyright complaints. The clip, which shows photos and videos of protest marches and instances of violence in the aftermath of the death of Floyd while in police custody in Minnesota, has Trump speaking […]

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New York tourist arrested in Hawaii for posting beach pictures on Instagram

A tourist from New York was arrested in Hawaii after he posted beach pictures on Instagram when he was supposed to be in quarantine. The 23-year-old man was arrested for violating Hawaii’s mandatory 14-day quarantine rule and for “unsworn falsification to authority,” the Hawaii governor’s office said in a statement. He arrived in O’ahu on […]

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Singer Armaan Malik removes all posts from Instagram, leaving fans worried

Singer Armaan Malik shocked his fans after he removed all posts from his Instagram account. Not only that he has also removed his display picture and bio from the profile. The noted singer has posted a black graphic with text that reads ‘I can’t take it anymore’. While some fans speculate that Armaan could be […]

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400 million social media users could lose anonymity in India

Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and TikTok will have to reveal users’ identities if Indian government agencies ask them to, according to the country’s controversial new rules for social media companies and messaging apps expected to be published later this month. The requirement comes as governments around the world are trying to hold social media companies more […]

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Big Boss 13: John Cena shares snap of Asim Riaz once again on Instagram

Bigg Boss 13 is just a few days away from its finale, and Asim Riaz has Hollywood star John Cena rooting for his victory. After posting a picture of Asim on Instagram a few days ago without any caption, Cena has now once again shared a picture of the Bigg Boss contestant. This time, the […]

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Facebook’s Instagram and Twitter accounts hacked

Facebook’s social media accounts were temporarily taken over by a group of hackers on Friday afternoon. The hacking group OurMine posted on the Twitter and Instagram accounts for Facebook and Messenger, writing “even Facebook is hackable”. The accounts have now been restored. OurMine claims its attacks are an attempt to show cyber vulnerabilities. In January […]

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British newspaper wins case against Prince Harry over sedated wildlife pictures

Prince Harry has lost a complaint against a British newspaper over a story describing wild animals in photographs that he posted on Instagram as “drugged and tethered.” The story, published by the Mail on Sunday in April, claimed that a series of photos taken by the Duke of Sussex and posted online to mark Earth Day were misleading, because they […]

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YouTuber Vitaly Zdorovetskiy jailed for climbing pyramid in Egypt

Instagram influencer Vitaly Zdorovetskiy has posted a video that shows him climbing a pyramid in Egypt, a stunt that earned him five days in jail. On Wednesday, the American-Russian influencer shared a photo that appears to show him sitting on top of one of the pyramids. “I was locked up in Egypt because I climbed […]

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Anushka Sharma shuts negative reports over her involvement with the Indian cricket team

Bollywood Actress Anushka Sharma hit out at news reports where she is constantly targeted over her involvement with the Indian cricket team and her husband Virat Kohli. Farokh Engineer former wicketkeeper in an interview with the Times of India said he saw the selectors serve tea to Anushka during the World Cup, an allegation that […]