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IS video claims beheading of another American journalist

A chilling video of beheading of another American journalist, Steven Sotloff, was on Tuesday posted on social media by Syria and Iraq-based terrorist group, Islamic State. American officials said......

The neta seeks your Like before your vote!

Social media is the new advertising tool for today's politicians and political parties, says Viveat Susan Pinto On an average day, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind......

Arvind Kejriwal, This is the chief minister to emulate

The media and social media are abuzz about the no-frills style of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and Delhi's to-be-CM Arvind Kejriwal, both very unusual politicians in today's India. But India......

'Elite vent their ire on Twitter, FB and think their job is done'

'The elite among the urban middle class feel their civic responsibility ends with their opinion in social media. After doing that, they don't even vote...' 'If they spent the same amount of energy......

India a computer; Congress its default program: Rahul

"If India is computer, Congress is its default program," Rahul Gandhi today told a Congress workshop on social media.  Addressing odd-300 participants from various states, NSUI and Youth......

Facebook users cross 100 million in India, largest outside US

Social media giant Facebook has over 100 million active users in India, its largest base outside the United States. "Today, we have more than 100 million people who access Facebook actively in......

How politicians are using social networks to woo voters

Social media is the new advertising tool for today's politicians and political parties. On an average day, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal manages to find time to......

Companies to spend $19 mn on social media in 2013: TCS

Companies across the globe, including India, will spend an average $19 million (Rs 119 crore) on social media this year, a global study by IT services major TCS said on Tuesday. According to the......

Advertising in social-media age: A whole new ball game

Globally, 90 per cent of the advertising fails to grab consumers' attention. On the other hand, consumers are increasingly moving to the digital media to air their views on businesses and......

Buffett firm bets big on mobiles, social media in India

With an aim to become a leading online insurance provider, the Indian venture of Warren Buffett-led Berkshire group is betting big on the popularity of mobile phones and social media to boost its......

What's in a name? New daddy Prithviraj asks

Of late, social media is abuzz with discussions about Malayalam star Prithviraj's newborn daughter's rather curious sounding name -- Alankrita Menon Prithviraj?  Turns out,......

'Deepika is a good looking girl. But no acting talent'

'I don’t know how they dared to send Krrish for a National Award. It was a horrible film!' 'Films like Dabangg and Bang Bang are trash films.' 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram Leela was so bad;......

Liked the season finale of Satyamev Jayate 3? TELL US!

Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Kangna Ranaut and Parineeti Chopra -- star appearances were the highlight of Satyamev Jayate 3's season finale, says Nishi Tiwari.The season finale of Satyamev......

'Neenaade Naa is a true story'

Popular Kannada actor Devaraj has forayed into film production with his family’s maiden venture Neenaade Naa (I have become you) releasing today, October 17, across Karnataka. Devaraj, who is......

S D Burman's proudest moment

'His son had become a composer after all, and one now chased by producers.' 'But while finding peace in one quarter, he had lost it in another. Jet was not a home any more. The room across his was......

Social media ban imposed on gun-slinging swimmers

Australian swimmers Nick D'Arcy and Kenrick Monk will not be able to use social media during the London Games after angering the country's Olympic Committee (AOC) by posting photos of themselves......

F1 not interested in young fans, says Ecclestone

F1 Supremo Bernie Ecclestone walks across the paddock prior to a Formula One Grand Prix. Photograph: Mark Thompson/Getty Images Formula One would rather cater for rich over-70s than chase a......

Courage beyond Compare: Beating disability to become champions

  Book cover: Courage beyond Compare. Courage Beyond Compare, as the name suggests, is all about Indian paralympic sports stars who despite physical disability battled the odds to become......

Sports Shorts: Djokovic continues to dominate ATP rankings

Serbia's Novak Djokovic. Photograph: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images The ATP issued the latest men's tennis rankings on Monday and the top 10 list remains unchanged with Serbian tennis ace Novak......

Sports Shorts: Police probing racial rant against Liverpool's Balotelli

Mario Balotelli of Liverpool. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images Merseyside Police is reportedly investigating racist abuse received by Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli on Twitter after he......

  People speak for social media today

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samir med
Q. How much percentage of facebooking or other social media related activities are going to decline from today as marathon election ends?
Samir Med:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-much-percentage-of-facebooking-or-other-social-media-rel/27423605/answers/

jaya acharjee
Q. What is your take out of todays episode of "Satyamev Jayate" ?
Jaya Acharjee:  A. Can it happen...? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-your-take-out-of-todays-episode-of-satyamev-jayate-/27190158/answers/27423633

anantharaman
Q. What is IRRITATING NEWS TODAY ?l
Anantharaman:  A. I think, the presence of Aamir Khan is the biggest dampening factor for the program. Players are good in playing fields, babies are good in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-irritating-news-today-l/25607288/answers/27190206

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Smartphones disconnect couples in city

VADODARA: Ashish, an employee with a city-based multi-national company, came close to divorcing his wife as he suspected her of having an... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/vadodara/Smartphones-disconnect-couples-in-city/articleshow/45246171.cms
India open to resuming talks, but Pakistan must take the first step, says Rajnath Singh

Terrorism in India is completely Pakistan-sponsored and while India is open to resuming dialogue, Islamabad must take the first step, Union home... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/hitting-home-why-securing-india-is-a-difficult-job/article1-1288845.aspx
Parties go on social media overdrive

revious elections when campaigning was largely restricted to hoardings, banners and rallies, political parties in Jammu and Kashmir are tapping... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/j-k-polls-parties-go-on-social-media-overdrive-114112300069_1.html
Little things matter

12:04 am Little magazines, often called small magazines, publish experimental and non-conformist writings by relatively unknown but dedicated... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/little-things-matter/
Humbled last time, set to woo voters again

We do not want to make promises that bring the sky down," says Haroon Yusuf, ex-Congress Legislature Party leader. The Congress claims it is not a... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/443270/humbled-last-time-set-woo.html

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