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PETA slams Pippa Middleton for eating whale meat  Apr 17, 6:11 pm
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): Pippa Middleton has been slammed by PETA as the socialite recently admitted that she ate whale meat during a recent trip to Norway.
Study says 1 in 5 internet users think their passwords are of no value to criminals  Apr 17, 2:21 pm
New Delhi, April 17 (ANI): One in five Internet users assumes their passwords are of no value to cyber criminals, according to a survey.
'Wishful thinking' can't take away negative realities of Facebook for users  Apr 17, 10:35 am
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that Facebook users with so-called optimistic bias think that they're less likely than other users to experience cyberbullying, depression and other negative social and psychological effects from using the site.
Seventh Ambedkar Memorial Lecture: Aruna Roy says mantra of development displacing millions of Indians  Apr 16, 7:55 pm
New Delhi, Apr.16 (ANI): Noted social activist Aruna Roy has questioned the concept of development as is being espoused and projected by various arms of the government.
Yahoo in talks to seal $900 mln deal with Foursquare  Apr 16, 1:43 pm
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Yahoo is reportedly in talks with Foursquare, the New York-based startup behind the eponymous local search app and location-based social "check-in" app Swarm, to seal a deal with a price tag of around 900 million dollars.
Wikipedia launches new iOS app with improved visual design, search, adds social features  Apr 16, 1:33 pm
Washington, Apr. 16 (ANI): Wikipedia has released a new iOS app with improved visual design of Wikipedia's app, better search and added social features.
Man U, Arsenal fans unite on social media to vote 'misfiring' Balotelli Liverpool's player of the year  Apr 16, 11:37 am
London, Apr 16 (ANI): Manchester United and Arsenal fans have taken their rivalry against Liverpool to another level, as they have come together to vote Mario Balotelli as the player of the year for the Anfield outfit.
Now, social network Hubhopper that caters 'exclusively' to music, film lovers  Apr 14, 1:49 pm
New Delhi, April 14 (ANI): So are you really, really dying to know what your friend's second cousin thrice removed gave his dog for breakfast?
LinkedIn launches Elevate, an app to suggest and share stories  Apr 13, 2:11 pm
Washington, Apr. 13 (ANI): Business-oriented social networking service LinkedIn has launched a new tool called Elevate.
Delhi to host India-Canada alumni networking event and awards night on May 7  Apr 13, 11:49 am
New Delhi, Apr.13 (ANI): Alumni of Canadian institutions and research programs have been invited to network and connect at a fun-filled event with food, music and entertainment at the India-Canada Alumni Network's "Summer Social" in New Delhi on May 7.
'Dr. Woods' mocked on Twitter over 'popping a bone back in' injured wrist remarks   Apr 13, 11:07 am
Sydney, Apr 13 (ANI): Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods has landed himself in hot water on social media as he talked about popping a bone back on his injured right hand during the final round of the Masters on Sunday.
Caste census aimed at improving socio-economic condition of poor: Karnataka Congress  Apr 12, 12:11 pm
Bengaluru, Apr. 12 (ANI): The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee on Sunday backed the state government's decision to conduct a caste census, stating that it will help to provide social justice and improve the socio-economic condition of the poor.
PM Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Phule on his 188th birth anniversary  Apr 11, 1:46 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tribute to Indian activist, thinker, social reformer, writer and theologist from Maharashtra,Mahatma Jyotirao Govindrao Phule, on his 188th birth anniversary.
Facial plastic surgery improves how others perceive you  Apr 10, 3:16 pm
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that facial plastic surgery improves perception of you with regard to likeability, social skills, attractiveness and femininity.
Music streaming service Saavn update allows tagging, comments on songs  Apr 10, 3:16 pm
Washington, Apr. 10 (ANI): India focused music streaming service Saavn has launched an update for its mobile apps users, which adds new social and sharing features.
Facebook says it tracked users who didn't even use its platform because of 'bug'  Apr 10, 1:07 pm
Washington, April 10 (ANI): While responding to allegations made by Belgian Privacy Commission in a report, Facebook has revealed that it tracked "a few" users who did not even use the social media platform because of a "bug."
Greenpeace India: Social activists condone MHA's move labeling it as 'unconstitutional'  Apr 9, 8:51 pm
Bhopal, Apr. 9 (ANI): Irked by the government's decision to freeze accounts of Greenpeace India, social activists on Thursday dubbed the move as 'unconstitutional and illegal'.
Padma Vibhushan recipient Dharmasthala temple Head, Veerendra Heggade pledges to serve society further  Apr 8, 9:13 pm
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): Noted social worker, temple connoisseur and head of the Karnataka-based Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala the abode of Lord Manjunathaswamy, Dr. Veerendra Heggade, on Wednesday said that he was extremely humbled to receive the Padma Vibhushan award and added that he would rededicate himself for further activities.
Social activists condemn Rampur gang-rape, say rapists have no fear of law  Apr 8, 5:52 pm
Mumbai, Apr. 8 (ANI): Social Activist Abha Singh on Wednesday strongly condemned the gang-rape of a nurse in Rampur, saying that such incidents were on a rise because the 'rapists' have no fear of the law.
President confers Padma Vibhushan on Dr Veerendra Heggade, Dharmasthala temple chief (Update)  Apr 8, 5:45 pm
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee today conferred the Padma Vibhushan award on noted social worker, temple connoisseur and head of the Karnataka-based Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala the abode of Lord Manjunathaswamy , Dr. Veerendra Heggade, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here.
Turkey lifts ban on Facebook, Twitter after 'prosecutor's controversial images' removed  Apr 7, 10:46 am
London, April 7 (ANI): A ban imposed on social media platforms in Turkey has been lifted as they complied with a court order to stop sharing images of a prosecutor being held at gunpoint.
More you use Facebook, more you feel depressed  Apr 7, 10:28 am
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed how social comparison and amount of time spent on the social media site Facebook impacts mental health.
Government, ESIC to consider rise in employees take home salaries  Apr 7, 7:58 am
New Delhi, Apr.7 (ANI): The government will be holding a meeting of the Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) on Tuesday to approve amendments to the ESI Act of 1948, India's first social security legislation.
Mayawati demands Bharat Ratna for Kanshi Ram  Apr 5, 2:41 pm
Lucknow, Apr. 5 (ANI): Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Sunday said social reformer Kanshi Ram should be awarded the Bharat Ratna for his contribution to the society.
IS militants set ablaze boxes of chicken sent by US for starving Syrians  Apr 4, 3:53 pm
London, Apr 04 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) militants have destroyed boxes of chicken, meant for starving Syrian children, by setting them ablaze.