“I want to tell SSB jawans not to believe such messages and forward to anyone without verification as anti-national elements have been trying to foment trouble in the society,” Rajnath Singh said.
The findings showed that children who owned cell phones were significantly more likely to report being a victim of cyberbullying, especially in grades 3 and 4. The increased risk could be tied to increased opportunity and vulnerability.
A Twitter post where a dad is wishing his daughter happy birthday has gone viral on the internet. This post could definitely go down as one of the funniest dad jokes of all times. It has got a number of replies about people laughing so hard and calling her dad ‘savage’.
HYV activists had uploaded a picture of a Hindu god on a social media site, on which the student from another community allegedly posted derogatory comments, said Allahaganj police station in-charge Ashotosh Singh.
The Facebook post is a reflection of what we project but what we search on Google is a reflection of what we are at our most insecure (and honest), as per research by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, a data scientist and author of Everybody Lies
The block on sites is on apprehension of misuse of internet services by anti-national elements causing deterioration in law and order situation, as reported by ANI. The order will continue until further notice.
“The police alone cannot do everything. These Shanti Bahinis will be in every booth of the state. Local police stations will form Shanti Bahinis involving the youth, students and peace-loving people from the locality,” Banerjee said.
Last week, the German parliament approved a plan to fine social media networks up to 50 million euros ($57 million) if they fail to remove hateful postings promptly, despite concerns the law could limit free expression. It makes FB, Twitter accountable.
The complainant told the police that she came to know about the obscene pictures from a friend who told her that the minor girl had allegedly posted the objectionable stuff and also tagged the complainant’s friends.
An office order issued on June 21 and signed by Executive Director (CA) Aruna Gopalakrishnan states: “It has been noticed in the recent past that few retired personnel of Air India are tarnishing the image of the company by posting negative remarks…”
The trend of using social media platforms for character assassination, trigger communal tension and post anti-women comments is on a rise, Pinarayi Vijayan said, adding even ‘responsible persons’ of the society indulge in such actions.
Harvard’s decision to rescind admission based on Facebook posts sparks questions on shifting nature of the public sphere.
The youth had been arrested after the cyber cell of MP police informed the district police about the post. “We found that he had no criminal background. He shared the message with his friends,” Chaudhary said.
The accused is absconding since the incident. The action was taken against him after some BJP activists protested against the social media post, circle officer Sukcham Prakash said.
Professor C B Gupta expressed regret for hurting people’s sentiments and said that the analogy was taken from an article by a foreign author. “I have already deleted the statement from my book. I will also advise the publisher to remove the content before publishing the latest edition,” he said.