TWITTER TRENDS

  • Twitter updates trends to tell users why a topic is popular April 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Twitter has updated its trends experience on its mobile apps that makes most talked about topics on the platform more informative and easier for the users to find. Under the update, any particular trend will have a description below it to add more to the hashtag and abbreviated...
  • Delhi election Twitter trends: Kiran Bedi vs Arvind Kejriwal vs Ajay Makan February 6, 2015

    The Delhi Assembly elections has been creating a buzz on micro-blogging site, Twitter. During the campaign for the February 7 polls the political parties used the social media for propagating their agendas and the voters used the platform in a bid to put forward their demand to the political parties. Both...
  • 'Badhai ho, aapko ladki ka baap hua hai' and other hilarious Alok Nath jokes you shouldn't miss on Twitter December 30, 2013

    Who would have thought there would come a day when Alok Nath would be trending on Twitter; aren't we 'blessed'? One sarcastic tweet seemed to have started it all on Sunday night; it read "Our nation only learnt about heart attacks because of Alok Nath." According to Twitteratis, it was...
  • Has Akshay Kumar earned Rs 2000 cr from films? February 18, 2013

    When on Twitter, do what the rest of the fans do. That was the buzz on the social media tool where fans of Akshay Kumar got the hash tag #Akshay2000crore to trend worldwide for two days, suggesting that actor has earned Rs 2000 crores in his lifetime in Hindi cinema. Whether...
  • Explained: Twitter's tailored trends June 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Avid Twitter users whenever they are on the microblogging service's Web interface, have an eye on the left column to keep a tab on what's trending. Twitter trends have so long been available for more than 150 locations in addition to the worldwide list. Now Twitter trends are getting...
  • Last wish granted, 'Alice bucket list' goes viral June 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Alice, a 15yearold girl suffering from terminal cancer, wanted to lead the trends on Twitter before she succumbed to the disease. As of Thursday she can strike that off her bucket list of things to do before she died. With people from around the world rushing to respond...