How a WhatsApp message led to the killing of Abdul Qayoom Najar

abdulnajarThe Indian Army and Kashmir police had waited long to get their hands on Abdul Qayoom Najar, the longest surviving Hizbul Mujahideen commander in the Valley. His return to Kashmir from Pakistan was a worry for the agencies. Najar was on Tuesday gunned down by the security forces at Uri.

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Soon book your LPG cylinder via WhatsApp

whatsappcylinerSoon, you can start booking your LPG cylinder on WhatsApp. The Narendra Modi government which had made gas booking easy has now decided to make the process easier.

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That double tick on you WhatsApp message is now proof of receipt in court

whatsappThe double tick on a WhasApp message can be proof of receipt said a court in Delhi. The court was hearing a plea in which a man had served notice to his daughter-in-law, her parents and friend through WhatsApp. Once he saw the double tick, he took a screenshot and print out of the same and submitted to the court as proof of notice being served.

SC questions WhatsApp’s dual standards for India and rest of world on data sharing

whatsappWhatsApp is good, but fundamental rights of a citizen more important, the Supreme Court observed. A five judge constitution bench headed by Justice Dipak Mishra was hearing petitions which had raised concerns over the privacy issues surrounding the popular messaging service WhatsApp.

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