Tag: WhatsApp

After SC rap, WhatsApp appoints Grievance Officer for India

New Delhi: After being pulled up by the Supreme Court for not appointing a Grievance Officer and complying with other…

After SC rap, WhatsApp appoints Grievance Officer for India

New Delhi: After being pulled up by the Supreme Court for not appointing a Grievance Officer and complying with other…

WhatsApp phases out support for older iOS versions

San Francisco: Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp has started phasing out support for Apple devices running iOS version 7 and older,…

Given Triple Talaq over WhatsApp, victim seeks EAM’s help

Hyderabad : A 29-year-old woman from Hyderabad has alleged that her husband, an Omani National, gave her Triple Talaq over…

WhatsApp now available on Reliance JioPhone

New Delhi: Facebook-owned WhatsApp on Monday announced it is now available on Reliance JioPhones across India. WhatsApp has built a…

Bride’s obsession with WhatsApp results in wedding cancellation

AMROHA: A wedding in Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha district called off at the last minute, allegedly over bride’s ‘excessive’ use of…

UP family calls off wedding, says bride spends too much time on WhatsApp

Amroha: A family in Uttar Pradesh's Amroha called off the wedding, alleging that the bride uses too much time on…

WhatsApp rolls out second phase of radio ad campaign in India

New Delhi: After being pulled up by the government to take concrete steps to stop the spread of misinformation and…

WhatsApp rolled out a major update, here are the new features

Facebook-owned WhatsApp has rolled out a new update 2.18.9, which includes notification extension support in which when you receive photos…

Networking bug caused Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp outages

San Francisco: Facebook and its other social media platforms Instagram and WhatsApp temporarily went down late on Monday in the…

Follow the law of the land or… Centre warns messaging platform’s chiefs

New Delhi: After Government of India summoned WhatsApp chief Daniel to a meeting asking him to follow the law of…

WhatsApp to train users on dangers of fake news

New Delhi: After being asked by the central government to take steps to stop the spread of disinformation on its…

Here’s what WhatsApp said about your ‘chat, media’

The social media platform WhatssApp finally decided to notify its 200 million users in India that the giant messaging apps…

SC notice to Centre, WhatsApp against payments service

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre and messaging service provider WhatsApp after a plea…

WhatsApp rejects India’s request

After fake messages circulated on WhatsApp triggered several incidents of mob lynchings in recent weeks in India, the Facebook-owned messaging…

People spent 85 bn hours on WhatsApp in 3 months

San Francisco: Among all the social media platforms, people globally spent a whopping 85 billion hours on the Facebook-owned WhatsApp…

Soon, WhatsApp backups won’t eat into your Google Drive space

San Francisco: Google is making life easy for WhatsApp users as starting this November, 1.5 billion users of this popular…

WhatsApp backup will not be counted against Google Drive storage limit

California: Google has announced that WhatsApp users will now be able to backup their chat data to Google Drive without…

Gujarat: Two Dalit youths thrashed over this WhatsApp Status

Kutch: In yet another incident of alleged atrocities against Dalits, upper caste men reportedly thrashed two Dalit youths over WhatsApp…

WhatsApp officially rolls out forward message limit for Indian users

New Delhi: With the Indian government talking tough on WhatsApp's failure to check the spread of fake and provocative content…