The Democracy Is Under Attack: Rahul Gandhi On Twitter
Following Rahul Gandhi's Twitter handle suspension, the Congress leader took to YouTube on August 13 saying ''the democracy is under attack'' as Twitter is a ''biased platform''. Notably, the site had suspended several Congress leaders' accounts as they posted the photograph of the family of a rape victim in Delhi. Gandhi also said, ''I have some 19 to 20 million followers, you're denying them the right to an opinion.''
Tags: Twitter, Rahul Gandhi, Democracy, Account Suspension
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Block Handles Of JP Nadda, Smriti Irani: Cong To Twitter Over Toolkit
Congress' social media head Rohan Gupta on May 20 approached Twitter, urging permanent account suspension of BJP leaders JP Nadda and Smriti Irani over the 'toolkit' controversy. Citing "gross misuse" of Twitter, Congress alleged that the BJP leaders were "spreading misinformation and unrest in the society". Besides, Congress also accused them of being "habitual of manufacturing forged content and misusing the platform for disseminating the… read-more
Tags: Congress, JP Nadda, smriti irani, Twitter, Account Suspension, Toolkit
Courtesy: Times Now
Koo Welcomes Kangana Ranaut After Twitter Account Suspension
India's microblogging app Koo has invited Kangana Ranaut to the platform to express her opinions with "sense of pride" after the actress' Twitter account was suspended on May 4. With the invitation, the app shared Kangana's earlier note where she had said, "bhade ka ghar bhade ka hota hai, apna ghar kaisa bhi ho apna hota hai", referring to the indigenous Koo. Kangana's Twitter account was suspended over alleged rule-violation.
Tags: Twitter, Koo, Kangana Ranaut, Account Suspension
Courtesy: Republic World