Tag: Twitter India

Twitter hires Manish Maheshwari as India MD

New Delhi: Twitter India on Monday appointed Manish Maheshwari, former CEO of Network18 Digital, as Managing Director for the country operations — nearly eight months after its Country Director Taranjeet Singh quit. Balaji Krish, who has been leading Twitter India’s team in the interim, will return to Twitter’s global headquarters in San Francisco to resume […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Facing outrage, Twitter restores Indian Army Chinar Corps handle

New Delhi: After facing massive outburst of Twitteratis following the suspension of Indian Army Chinar Corps’ handle on Friday, the social media platform restored the account the same day. Indian Army’s Chinar Corps handles most of the counter-terrorism operations along the Line of Control (LoC) and the Kashmir Valley. While Twitter India did not reveal […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Twitter launches Ashoka Chakra emoji for 73rd Independence Day

New Delhi: Ahead of India’s 73rd Independence Day on August 15, Twitter on Wednesday launched a customised Independence Day emoji of the Ashoka Chakra. The emoji will be live until August 18 and will be available in English and several Indic languages, such as Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali and Oriya, Twitter […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
#HashtagDay: These Are The Most Tweeted Hashtags Of 2019 In India

New Delhi: As the Internet celebrates the 12th birthday of the hashtag on Friday, Twitter unveiled the top hashtags that dominated conversations on the platform in the first half of 2019 in India. With Tamil action drama film #Viswasam grabbing the top spot, the trend reflected the rise of regional entertainment on Twitter. This was […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Twitter To Launch New Verification Policy From January 20

New Delhi: Twitter India on Friday said that its new verification policy will be implemented from January 20 and the company will begin automatically removing the verified badge from inactive and incomplete accounts. Under the new policy, Twitter may also remove verification from accounts that are found to be in severe or repeated violation of […]

  • Monday, 01 March 2021