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The ‘TikTok Necklace’ sparks a Vivienne Westwood renaissance

October 21, 2021 4:23 pm

The necklace, which imbues prim pearls with a bit of punk, is one of many vintage Westwood items that have found young fans online, thanks to a combination of factors.

Attack on teacher may have been inspired by TikTok challenge, police say

October 08, 2021 1:46 pm

The student, Larrianna Jackson, 18, who attends Covington High School, about 45 miles north of New Orleans, knocked the 64-year-old English teacher to the ground and kept hitting her, police said Thursday.

Pakistan high court bans TikTok temporarily for 'spreading immorality'

June 28, 2021 11:43 pm

The Sindh High Court ordered the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to suspend the app until the next hearing on July 8. The order was issued by the court on the petition by a citizen who alleged that TikTok was spreading "immorality and obscenity in the country".

Delhi: Man fires at woman who refused to marry him

December 22, 2020 5:47 am

The accused have been identified as Karan, a resident of Haryana’s Sonipat, and Praveen (22), a resident of Panipat.

US Judge postpones Trump's TikTok ban in suit brought by users

October 31, 2020 8:29 am

The Trump administration has said TikTok is a security threat, citing its Chinese owner, ByteDance, and the possibility that the Chinese government could spy on users.

TikTok sweeps Britain But Norwegians watch more videos

September 30, 2020 2:56 pm

TikTok has grown prodigiously as more people seek entertainment during lockdowns triggered by the coronavirus.

Oracle TikTok investment wins Trump’s blessing: Deal at a glance

September 20, 2020 9:37 am

The proposal, which would give Oracle and other investors minority ownership of a new company called TikTok Global, still needs approval from regulators in China, where TikTok’s parent ByteDance Ltd. is based.

Trump gives blessing to deal to allow TikTok to continue to operate in US

September 20, 2020 8:58 am

He told reporters at the White House he backs the deal with TikTok owner ByteDance, Oracle ORCL.N and Walmart WMT.N to create a new company that will assume TikTok's US operations called TikTok Global.

Trump rules out extension of TikTok deadline

September 11, 2020 9:30 am

"I'm not extending deadline, no. It's September 15th. There will be no extension of the TikTok deadline," Trump told reporters on Thursday.

Trump orders ByteDance to divest interest in US TikTok operations within 90 days

August 15, 2020 8:07 am

The new order adds to pressure for ByteDance to divest TikTok, and legally buttresses the U.S. government’s crackdown on the Chinese-owned social media app.