90% of ‘Active’ Twitter Users Spread Falsehoods During Disasters: Study

Nearly 90 percent of Twitter’s ‘active’ users tend to spread falsehoods in the case of public emergencies or disasters, a study of more than 20,000 tweets has found. The researchers found that 86-91 percent of the users spread false news, either by retweeting or liking the original post. Five to 9 percent sought to confirm the […]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro All Colour Options, 6GB RAM Pro to Be Available During March 7 Sale

HIGHLIGHTS The phones will be sold in Lake Blue, Gold, Black, Rose Gold variants 6GB RAM variant of the Redmi Note 5 Pro will also be available on March 7 The sale will be held on Flipkart and Mi.com Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro fans in India are in for a treat as the […]

Henrikh Mkhitaryan ‘disappeared’ during games, says José Mourinho

José Mourinho dropped Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Manchester United’s last two squads because the forward had been “disappearing” in games. The manager left Mkhitaryan out of United’s defeat at Basel and last Saturday’s win over Newcastle United after the player had started 10 of the 11 previous Premier League matches. Having managed five assists in August, Mkhitaryan has since made none […]

B2B Deals During Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday Abound

The holiday shopping season is an opportunity for individuals to save on the products they need most. But it can be a great opportunity for small businesses to save as well. To make the most of the season, it can be beneficial to look into the sales and discounts that other businesses are offering on […]

Union ministers asked not to carry mobile phones during cabinet meetings

The move assumes significance as security agencies have raised doubts over the security of mobile phones which are prone to hacking. Photo: Bloomberg New Delhi: In a move aimed at checking any possibility of leakage of information through hacking of communication devices, Union ministers have been asked not to carry mobile phones in cabinet meetings. […]