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Teachers’ share woes via WhatsApp

The teachers across the state are sending a whatsapp text to the Education Secretary Krishan Kumar with their name and name of the school they belong to along with their demands. They are even boycotting their participation in a workshop to be organised for the teachers of pre-primary classes. Read …

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No, there is no ‘Section 233’ that allows women to kill rapists: What you need to know

The message is being circulated on WhatsApp, and in the form of emails. It says: “Finally a new law passed by Modi govt today. As per Indian Penal Code 233. If a girl is suspected to be raped or getting raped, then she has the supreme right to kill the …

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WhatsApp Beta 2.18.109 Android Version- Timestamp Bug Fixed

The WhatsApp developers learned about this bug from the numerous online reports coming from the testers and they announced a fix for this issue yesterday, April 14th. In conclusion, the WhatsApp Beta 2.18.109 Android version rolled out with a timestamp bug which replaced all the timestamp related … Read More

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Northumbria Police worker used ‘excessive force’ on prisoner then sent footage of it over WhatsApp

The spokesperson added: “The force has held a misconduct meeting for a police staff member to answer allegations of using excessive force while restraining a detainee and breaching the Data Protection Act by sending messages via the platform WhatsApp. “As a result, the individual concerned has … Read More

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WhatsApp Drug Dealer Caught After Police Trace Fingerprints Through Photo

They say a picture says a thousand words, but police have in South Wales, U.K., have given the oft-used idiom fresh meaning after they managed to bust a drugs gang by tracing fingerprints inadvertently captured in a photo sent over WhatsApp. The South Wales Police department's scientific support unit … Read …

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Facebook doesn’t use WhatsApp payments data for commercial purposes: WhatsApp

New Delhi: WhatsApp has clarified its data privacy policy in India after it was pointed out that the messaging service may be sharing payments data of customers with its parent Facebook Inc. “Facebook does not use WhatsApp payment information for commercial purposes, it simply helps pass the … Read More

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Ghana to order mosques, churches to hush up, issue call to prayer via WhatsApp instead

“Why is it that time for prayer cannot be transmitted with text message or WhatsApp? So the Imam would send WhatsApp messages to everybody,” said Environment Minister Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, as cited by Deutsche Welle. “I think that will help to reduce the noise. This may be controversial but … Read More

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WhatsApp: Have you tried the modified version of ‘delete for everyone’ feature?

It seems that WhatsApp is in no mood to slow down. The instant messaging service keeps on rolling new features regularly to make the messaging app more intuitive and enhance user experience. It may have happened to a lot of users when a file, image, document or a video sent …

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Britain’s first WhatsApp fingerprint conviction leads to flood of new cases

An officer managed to spot the photograph among a string of WhatsApp messages going back months, which included texts such as "what do you want to buy". Mr Thomas said: "There was then the photograph of the hand holding pills that seemed like it was sent to potential customers saying …

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WhatsApp fixes ‘Day’ bug in 2.18.109 beta for Android which was responsible for messing up the …

In other news, WhatsApp is also looking to hire a country head in India. The update was posted on the app's Facebook page. India will be the first country to get a country head. The headquarters will be located in Mumbai and the country head will report directly to WhatsApp …