In its monthly report, Facebook (FB) has revealed that it had deleted many "fake" accounts that were made to create "political disturbances" in several countries. In one such case, 12 FB accounts, two FB pages and 307 Instagram accounts were deleted citing "coordinated and inauthentic behavior". Facebook also deleted several Iran-based fake accounts that were supporting protests against Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu.
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Celebrating his 55th birthday, Actor Milind Soman shared his all naked photo on his Instagram account, captioning it “Happy Birthday to me”. The fitness enthusiast’s photo in which he can be seen running naked on a Goa beach was captured by his wife Ankita Konwar. In an another Instagram post by shared by Ankita, the fitness-freak couple could be seen sharing a selfie, as they have a gala time in Goa.
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Gujarat Police took a 16-year-old boy under custody for abusive and threatening comments on MS Dhoni's daughter over Instagram. The teen, who is from Namna Kapaya village, made threatening comments after Chennai Super King (CSK) lost to Kolkata Knight Riders in an IPL match. Reportedly, the teen has admitted to the crime. Gujarat police informed that they expect Jharkhand police to take the accused under custody after filing an FIR.… read-more
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An ethical hacker, Alex Hope, hacked the personal credentials of former Australian PM Tony Abbott. The hacker informed that he was dared by one of his friends to hack into Abbott's personal credentials after the PM posted images of his boarding pass on Instagram. Hope said that he contacted officials at the airlines to rectify the issue and warned Abbott's office. Abbott's office stated that the issue has been resolved.
Captain America star Chris Evans accidentally leaked his nude pictures on Instagram. Reportedly, the actor was playing the game of 'Heads Up!' and shared the video with his 5.7 million followers without editing it. This unedited video displayed some of his personal photos, including his private part. Since this mishap, the actor is trending on Twitter.
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Bollywood actress, Malaika Arora Khan has tested positive for COVID-19. She posted a message on Instagram, confirming the news about her health and stated that her condition is stable. “I am asymptomatic and following all the required protocols and will be… read-more
Following a massive response for 'Instagram Reels' in India, the company has offered a dedicated tab in Reels app for the country. The new feature will facilitate searching Reels creators and their videos in the app. It will replace the positioning of existing 'explore tab' that will now be placed at the top right corner of the home page. India is the first country to get such feature in Reels.
Action Thriller Web-series titled Bang Baang– The Sound of Crimes directed by Abhishek Kapur, will feature debuting Social Media sensation Faisal Shaikh, popularly known as Mr Faisu, in the lead role starring opposite to actor-model Ruhi Singh. Mr Faisu took to Instagram saying "Punches and Punchlines fly! Lights... Camera... Action. Unveiling the fantastic cast of the biggest action-thriller of the year. Ab Hoga @… read-more
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Mumbai Police on August 25 arrested a 45-year-old person for operating portals that provided fake followers, likes, views and subscribers for social media profiles. Mumbai Police's Special Investigating Team (SIT) told that the accused has completed about 25,000 orders resulting in lakhs of fake followers, views and likes. Reportedly, the SIT constituted for countering similar fraudulent issues has… read-more
On the occasion of 74th Independence Day, Karan Johar made his first post on social media (Instagram) after all the backlash and trolls he received after the demise of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Johar shared a picture of Indian flag and wrote "To our great nation....a treasure trove of culture, heritage and history....#happyindependenceday... JAI HIND".
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