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Delhi court stays proceedings against Facebook, Google

Citing denial of assistance from United States authorities, a Delhi court on Monday said the proceedings against 13 websites, including Facebook and Google, are "stayed" in a complaint case which......

Prevent under-13 kids from opening FB accounts: HC to Centre

The Delhi high court on Tuesday slammed the Centre for not enacting a law to prevent persons aged below 13 years from opening accounts in social networking sites like the Facebook or Google. The......

SC asks Maharashtra govt to explain Facebook arrests

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Maharashtra government to explain the circumstances under which its police arrested two girls from Palghar in Thane district for posting comments on......

SC to hear PIL to amend IT Act

Voicing concern over recent incidents of people being arrested for posting alleged offensive messages on websites, the Supreme Court today agreed to hear a PIL seeking amendment to the Information......

Social networking sites: Home ministry official summoned

A Union home ministry official was on Friday asked by a Delhi court to appear before it to verify the forms for serving summonses to US-based websites Facebook and Google among others, accused of......

Watch out for 'Likejacking' on Facebook

As Facebook moved past Orkut to become the most visited social media site, with close to 20.9 million visitors from India last month, it also bagged the title of being the breeding ground of online......

Orkut trumps Facebook in India: Survey

Facebook might have overtaken Orkut globally in terms of the number of users, but Google's social networking offering still remains the favourite in India, according to the England-based online......

He plans to topple Orkut by next year

Thirty-year-old Kalyan Manyam is the chief executive officer and co-founder of indyarocks, which claims to be India's leading entertainment social network. His tryst with entrepreneurship......

Google works on monetising Orkut for IPL

With the Indian Premier League cricket season round the corner, Google's social networking platform, Orkut, is hoping to turn itself into a hot-bed for advertisers. In discussion with IPL to create......

Orkut rules, followed by dating, matrimonial sites

Though Indians continue to use Internet primarily for emailing, online dating, and matrimonials along with social networking are gaining prominence, says a survey. "With almost half the online......

When Ram Gopal Varma wished Karan Johar

Ram Gopal Varma wished Karan Johar on his birthday on Twitter. RGV tweeted 'Hey karan wishing that even ur Ghums will turn into ur Khushis..Have a Hundred Happy Birthdays!!' Meanwhile Karan......

Sucker Punch star appears nude on Esquire cover

Get your lowdown on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Abbie Cornish, who's film Sucker Punch released recently, has posed nude for Esquire magazine's cover photoshoot to......

Women's Day Special: Iconic On-screen ladies

'Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water.' -- Eleanor Roosevelt. Gentle as a bird, fiercer than a storm, a woman can be a whole lot of extremes and yet a......

Say no to the Games, else the guilty will escape!

Mahesh Vijapurkar urges sports persons to stand up and show contempt for the poor standards that appearthe benchmark of the Commonwealth Games.Much has been said on the Commonwealth Games (CWG),......

Images: Spain crowned world champions

Spain won the World Cup for the first time when they beat Netherlands 1-0 after extra time thanks to a goal by midfielder Andres Iniesta. With penalties looming for the second successive final......

Images: Federer crashes out, Nadal in semis

Crisp-hitting Czech Tomas Berdych claimed the biggest win of his career on Wednesday when he stunned six-times champion Roger Federer 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon. Federer......

Winter Olympics: Golden day for US athletes

Shaun White, Lindsey Vonn and Shani Davis all struck gold on Wednesday as the United States transformed a bleak Vancouver Olympics into their own winter wonderland with a dazzling show of......

  People speak for orkut india

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KIRODIMAL LAKHICHAND
Q. WILL REDIFF QNA EVER BE FAMOUS LIKE FACEBOOK , TWITTER ,ORKUT OR WHAT'S APP?BTW ORKUT WALO APNI DUKAN KYUN BAND KAR RAKHI HAI ?
KIRODIMAL LAKHICHAND:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-rediff-qna-ever-be-famous-like-facebook--twitter-orkut-/27588787/answers/

joyesh chakraborty
Q. How FB got world wide popularity ? Orkut is total failure after FB isnt it ?
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. no sir all others are well know internationally and rediff participants are s mainily from india only more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-fb-got-world-wide-popularity--orkut-is-total-failure-aft/21439060/answers/27588837

joyesh chakraborty
Q. Dont u think ki FACE BOOK is OVER CROWDED now a days........and its time for a new SOCIAL SITE......Which one do u suggest.......?
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. YE TO HONA HI THA...ITNA BADA INDIA........ITNI POPULATION....SARE I HI GADDI ME GHUS JATE HN..CHAHE ORKUT HO YA FACEBOOK.. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/dont-u-think-ki-face-book-is-over-crowded-now-a-days......../21439060/answers/19769860

umesh
Q. which is the best social networking site in india
Umesh:  A. orkut more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-best-social-networking-site-in-india/19769803/answers/18454224

  Web results for Orkut India
Goodbye Orkut, fond memories

Unlike most people who swear only by Facebook, C.P. Sini still logs into her Orkut account. "I too am more into Facebook like everybody else... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/internet/goodbye-orkut-fond-memories/article6167574.ece?utm_source=Most%20Popular&utm_medium=Technology&utm_campaign=Widget%20Promo
Setting An Example

BNP Paribas, France's largest bank, pleaded guilty to violating US economic sanctions against Iran, Sudan and other countries and agreed to pay a... ...

http://www.businessworld.in/news/economy/world/setting-an-example/1435239/page-1.html
How to Download Your Orkut Scraps, Testimonials, and Photos

Do you still have an Orkut account? The social network wasn't a huge success globally, but caught on in India and Brazil, and the community here... ...

http://gadgets.ndtv.com/shortlink.aspx?article=554278&pfrom=home-rightnow
Premji's Benz; Facebook's Missed Calls in India; Q2 Funding Report

In case if you missed out on catching up with great pieces that were published on NextBigWhat ranging from entrepreneurial insights to industry... ...

http://www.nextbigwhat.com/digital-industry-startup-weekly-report-july-6-297/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=digital-industry-startup-weekly-report-july-6
So long, Orkut

After Facebook's arrival, user preferences changed in such a way that they checked Zuckerberg's social networking juggernaut almost every day, and... ...

http://www.afaqs.com/news/story/41304_So-long-Orkut

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