Monday, 27 March 2017

Tag Archives: Twitter

McDonald’s deletes Trump tweet, says Twitter account compromised

NEW YORK: McDonald’s Corp quickly deleted a tweet sent from the company’s handle slamming Donald Trump and said its official Twitter account had been compromised. The tweet, which was copied and shared widely before being deleted, came a day after the Twitter accounts of a number of major news organizations, ...

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Now is not the time, PM May tells Scotland on independence vote

LONDON/EDINBURGH: British Prime Minister Theresa May told the Scottish government “now is not the time” for a second independence referendum, saying it would be unfair to ask people to vote without knowing the result of Brexit talks. Her comments raised tensions with Scotland, where nationalists have called for a new ...

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I might not be here ‘if it wasn’t for Twitter’: Trump

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WASHINGTON: Donald Trump is defending his frequent – and often incendiary – use of Twitter by saying that the social media platform lets him bypass the “dishonest” press. “Maybe I would not be here if it wasn’t for Twitter,” Trump said in an interview with Fox News late Wednesday. “I ...

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Manny Pacquiao urged to fight Amir Khan in UAE

MANNY PACQUIAO is yet to decide on his next opponent, though Amir Khan emerged as the frontrunner in a poll the Filipino recently ran on Twitter. Pacquiao asked his followers who they would like him to fight next, giving the options of Kell Brook, Amir Khan, Terence Crawford or Jeff ...

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Dangal girl Zaira mother’s pro-Pakistan posts resurface online

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NEW DEHLI: Dangal actress Zaira Wasim, who played the role of young Geeta Phogat in the Aamir Khan-starrer superhit Bollywood movie Dangal, made headlines a few weeks back for meeting J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. Now, she is back trending on Twitter after a user named Sonam Mahajan shared old ...

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Taher Shah to release song on Valentine Day

LONDON: Pakistani pop and Internet sensation Taher Shah has announced to release a song on Valentine Day. The singer took to twitter to spread the news to his angelic fans. Taher Shah released his first viral hit,  Eye to eye , in 2013 and gained wide internet stardom. Then in April ...

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Uday Chopra Invites Nargis Fakhri For A Trip To Rome

MUMBAI: Actor Uday Chopra tweeted an invite to actress Nargis Fakhri for a trip to Rome on Thursday evening, and we do not know what to make of it. The 37-year-old actress has been rumoured to be dating Mr Chopra for a while now. In May last year, reports of ...

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A.R.Rahman supports Jallikattu protesters in Tamil Nadu

MUMBAI: Oscar winning music director A.R.Rahman has supported the move of people protesting against the ban on Jallikattu. He has today announced on the micro bloggig site Twitter that he will observe a day-long fast along with the members of the Nadigar Sangam, to mark his protest. “I’m fasting tomorrow ...

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Has Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?

Actress and singer Lindsay Lohan, once one of the biggest party girls in Hollywood, is hinting that she has converted to Islam. Lohan, 30, deleted all the photos on her Instagram account and changed her bio to two words – alaikum salam, an Arabic greeting meaning “and unto you peace.” ...

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Amazon’s Gandhi flip-flops spark anger in India

MUMBAI: Flip-flops bearing the face of India’s independence icon Mahatma Gandhi for sale on Amazon triggered fresh outrage Sunday, days after the e-retail giant was forced to stop selling Indian flag doormats. On Wednesday, India demanded Amazon apologise for selling “insulting” doormats featuring India’s national flag, with Foreign Minister Sushma ...

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