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Tom Nichols, a professor and author wrote the post in response to an invitation to people to post their most controversial take on food.(Getty Images/Representative Image)

Indian food terrible, people pretend to like it, says US academic, sparks row

Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2019 07:38 AM IST
The academic is being slammed, of course, by those who think otherwise, which is a majority of the citizens on Twitter. He also found some support, but unsurprisingly, few in comparison.
The team has uncovered some of the ingredients necessary to construct a “loneliness prediction system.(Unsplash)
The team has uncovered some of the ingredients necessary to construct a “loneliness prediction system.(Unsplash)

Tweets may help predict loneliness. Here’s how

Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 07, 2019 10:39 AM IST
The findings, published in the journal BMJ Open, could lead to easier identification of users who are lonely and provide support for them even if they don’t explicitly tweet about feeling alone.
PCB on Friday sacked Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain of its Test and T20I sides(AP)
PCB on Friday sacked Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain of its Test and T20I sides(AP)

‘It was wrong,’ Pakistan Cricket Board apologises for ill-timed tweet of players dancing after sacking Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2019 07:43 AM IST
Pakistan Cricket Board were left red-faced after its ill-timed tweet drew criticism on Friday. The PCB tweeted a video of Pakistan cricketers’ dancing almost immediately after sacking Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain of its Test and T20I teams.
Anil Kumble celebrates his 49th birthday(Twitter/ Virender Sehwag)
Anil Kumble celebrates his 49th birthday(Twitter/ Virender Sehwag)

Virender Sehwag’s quirky tweet leads cricket fraternity’s wishes for Anil Kumble on his 49th birthday

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2019 11:00 AM IST
Last week, Kumble was appointed the head coach of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kings XI Punjab for the 2020 edition.
India head coach Ravi Shastri(ICC)
India head coach Ravi Shastri(ICC)

ICC’s ‘caption this’ tweet on Ravi Shastri’s photo attracts hilarious memes

Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2019 07:50 PM IST
In the image, Ravi Shastri looked to be stretching his arms during a practice session ahead of the fourth day’s play in the second between India and South Africa here, which the hosts won by an innings and 137 runs
In his post, Big B highlights a time when network connections like 3G, 4G, and 5G didn’t exist.(Instagram/amitabhbachchan)
In his post, Big B highlights a time when network connections like 3G, 4G, and 5G didn’t exist.(Instagram/amitabhbachchan)

Amitabh Bachchan tweets about his childhood ‘networks,’ leaves Twitter in splits

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2019 07:29 PM IST
A few hours back, the ace actor shared a tweet with an image and caption that reads “This can be justified.” It’s the content written on the image that has sparked hilarious reactions.
Shahid Afridi (L) and Virat Kohli (R)(HT Collage)
Shahid Afridi (L) and Virat Kohli (R)(HT Collage)

‘You’re a great,’ Shahid Afridi reacts to ICC’s congratulatory tweet for Virat Kohli after 2nd T20I against South Africa at Mohali

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 04:25 AM IST
Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi reacted to India captain Virat Kohli’s outstanding innings against South Africa in the 2nd T20I at Mohali
A file photo of Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh.(Getty Images)
A file photo of Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh.(Getty Images)

‘Har spinner Pakistani nahi hota’ - Harbhajan Singh comes up with hilarious reply to Virender Sehwag’s tweet

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2019 08:14 AM IST
Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh engaged in friendly banter on Twitter after the former boasted of his batting record against spinners.
Vladislav Sinitsa was charged with inciting hatred against a social group using the Internet and with a threat of violence, under Russia’s harsh anti-extremism legislation.(Photo: @O_Rich_/ Twitter)
Vladislav Sinitsa was charged with inciting hatred against a social group using the Internet and with a threat of violence, under Russia’s harsh anti-extremism legislation.(Photo: @O_Rich_/ Twitter)

Russian blogger sentenced to five years over ‘extremist’ tweet

Moscow | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON SEP 03, 2019 03:41 PM IST
Moscow’s Presnensky district court found Vladislav Sinitsa guilty on extremism charges and ruled he must serve five years in a penal colony, Russia’s three main news agencies reported from the court.
The tweet was accompanied by a meme that depicted a change in the RBI seal with the image of the tiger being replaced by a dinosaur skeleton to drive home the point that the current policies would make the central bank extinct.(IANS image)
The tweet was accompanied by a meme that depicted a change in the RBI seal with the image of the tiger being replaced by a dinosaur skeleton to drive home the point that the current policies would make the central bank extinct.(IANS image)

‘Unfit govt, unfit economy’: Congress mocks Modi in tweets

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2019 09:41 AM IST
Another meme posted by the party showed Modi crushing the rupee with his yoga posture. The meme was accompanied by a Hindi couplet criticising Modi.
File image of James Neesham(Action Images via Reuters)
File image of James Neesham(Action Images via Reuters)

‘Hell of a month’ - James Neesham posts hilarious congratulatory tweet after England’s remarkable win

New Delhi | By ANI
PUBLISHED ON AUG 26, 2019 11:27 AM IST
Stokes played one of the finest knocks in Test cricket as he guided England to an improbable one-wicket win against Australia on the fourth day of the third Test of the ongoing Ashes at Headingley.
Former Union finance minister Arun Jaitley died at Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Saturday.(HT image)
Former Union finance minister Arun Jaitley died at Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Saturday.(HT image)

Arun Jaitley’s last 12 tweets show how he missed being politician-in-action

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2020 04:21 PM IST
In a thread of 10 tweets, Jaitley congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah for voiding Article 370.
The tweet appeared on the same day when West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee took to Twitter saying the country deserves to know what happened to Bose.(HT image)
The tweet appeared on the same day when West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee took to Twitter saying the country deserves to know what happened to Bose.(HT image)

PIB triggers row with tweet on Bose ‘death anniversary’

Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2019 07:47 AM IST
While a section of the historians and some members of Bose’s family claim the freedom fighter died in a plane crash at Taihoku on August 18, 1945, his death continues to remain a mystery due to lack of any physical evidence.
Rajnath Singh(PTI FILE)
Rajnath Singh(PTI FILE)

India adhered to nuclear no first use, says Rajnath Singh. Then, a twist

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2020 01:10 AM IST
Rajnath Singh, in a tweet, said though India has ‘No First Use’ policy on nuclear weapons, “what happens in future depends on the circumstances.”
The Twitter is flooded with funny tweets.(Twitter/@twettrust)
The Twitter is flooded with funny tweets.(Twitter/@twettrust)

Raksha Bandhan 2019: People drop hilarious tweets before rakhi to celebrate brother-sister love

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2019 05:13 PM IST
The micro-blogging site is flooded with emotional Raksha Bandhan tweets
Virender Sehwag posted a hilarious tweet.(Getty Images)
Virender Sehwag posted a hilarious tweet.(Getty Images)

Virender Sehwag trolls himself with hilarious Tweet, pays ‘unwilling tribute’ to Aryabhatta

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 08:33 AM IST
Virender Sehwag has gained quite a reputation for his quirky tweets on social media platforms.
Imboden later explained his actions on Twitter(Twitter)
Imboden later explained his actions on Twitter(Twitter)

USA fencer kneels on medal stand during national anthem, tweets about Donald Trump and gun control

Lima | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON AUG 11, 2019 12:59 PM IST
Imboden’s protest contravened an agreement all athletes on the U.S. team signed that states they will not “make remarks or release propaganda of political, religious or racial nature, or any other kind” during the Games.
In a series of tweets, Sushma Swaraj slammed the Pakistani minister for not acknowledging the request.(ANI twitter image/artist Mohammad Zuhaib)
In a series of tweets, Sushma Swaraj slammed the Pakistani minister for not acknowledging the request.(ANI twitter image/artist Mohammad Zuhaib)

When Sushma Swaraj’s 9 tweets shredded Pakistan foreign minister

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 12:48 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj leaves a legacy of a Twitter friendly, easy-to-reach-out politician, who helped the Indians abroad in distress with her quick response on social media during her tenure as the foreign minister.
In 2017, one Twitter user even tweeted her saying he was stuck on mars. Swaraj’s simply worded yet wonderful reply to him won over social media instantly.(Twitter/Sushma Swaraj)
In 2017, one Twitter user even tweeted her saying he was stuck on mars. Swaraj’s simply worded yet wonderful reply to him won over social media instantly.(Twitter/Sushma Swaraj)

‘This is legacy’: Twitter remembers Sushma Swaraj and her ‘Mars’ tweet

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amrita Kohli
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 12:48 PM IST
Indians all over the world mourn her death and social media is flooded with tributes for the remarkable leader.
The post went viral attracting more than 14,000 ‘likes’ from people(Screengrab)
The post went viral attracting more than 14,000 ‘likes’ from people(Screengrab)

Isro’s tweet evokes nostalgia in people. Do you want to join the ride?

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2019 01:02 PM IST
Recently, Isro took to Twitter and asked a question that has now sent many on a walk down memory lane
After the victim provided him the PIN, the fraudster withdrew Rs. 70,000 using the same within 10 minutes.(HT FILE)
After the victim provided him the PIN, the fraudster withdrew Rs. 70,000 using the same within 10 minutes.(HT FILE)

26-year-old in Mumbai tweets to Zomato for refund, loses Rs 70K to ‘executive’

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Jayprakash S Naidu
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 08:41 AM IST
Within 45 minutes, the victim got a call from a man, who claimed to be a Zomato executive. The caller allegedly told the victim that his money would be refunded and asked him the PIN for his BHIM app.
Tathagata Roy(HT Photo)
Tathagata Roy(HT Photo)

Row over Meghalaya guv ‘East Bengal Club’ tweet

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Tanmay Chatterjee and Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 01:28 AM IST
The tweet drew flak from several quarters, especially supporters and office-bearers of East Bengal as well as former football players.
Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar has got into a Twitter spat with filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, asking the latter to visit a psychiatrist.(AP Photo)
Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar has got into a Twitter spat with filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, asking the latter to visit a psychiatrist.(AP Photo)

Javed Akhtar slams Shekhar Kapur for his ‘fear of intellectuals’ tweet

Mumbai | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2019 07:30 AM IST
Shekhar Kapur on Saturday tweeted that he still feels like a “refugee” and how some “intellectuals” made him feel “insignificant”.
Posted on July 21, it quickly caught people’s attention.(Screengrab)
Posted on July 21, it quickly caught people’s attention.(Screengrab)

This tweet hilariously sums up mother-daughter relationship. Read and LOL

By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2019 06:19 PM IST
A Twitter user share a screenshot of a message she sent to her mother and people can’t stop talking about how relatable it is.
New Zealand's James Neesham(AP)
New Zealand's James Neesham(AP)

World Cup final, England vs New Zealand: Kids, don’t take up sport - Jimmy Neesham shares emotional tweet following heartbreaking loss

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2019 09:45 AM IST
The scores were tied at the end of 100 overs and then it was once again a tie after the superover, but England clinched the title as they hit more boundaries in the match.
People shared funny comments on Mumbai Police’s tweet.(Twitter/@MumbaiPolice)
People shared funny comments on Mumbai Police’s tweet.(Twitter/@MumbaiPolice)

Mumbai police joins ‘mature bag’ trend, drops tweet with safety message

By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2019 03:52 PM IST
The ‘mature bag’ meme trend started after a young boy shared a video on Facebook suggesting the ways of looking attractive in college.
MJ.Akbar(REUTERS FILE)
MJ.Akbar(REUTERS FILE)

‘Wrong to suggest Priya Ramani’s tweets were meant to raise awareness on sexual harassment’: MJ Akbar

Kolkata | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2019 02:04 PM IST
Claiming that he had no intention to target Ramani by filing a defamation case in the matter against her, MJ Akbar said, ‘It is wrong to say that present complaint I filed is false and without merit .’
Kolkata, India - May 15, 2019: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath during a press conference at West Bengal State BJP head quarter in Kolkata, India, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. One of his public meeting ahead of Lok Sabha election has been cancelled following alleged withdrawal of permission, (Photo by Arijit Sen/Hindustan Times)(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)
Kolkata, India - May 15, 2019: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath during a press conference at West Bengal State BJP head quarter in Kolkata, India, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. One of his public meeting ahead of Lok Sabha election has been cancelled following alleged withdrawal of permission, (Photo by Arijit Sen/Hindustan Times)(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)

‘Angoor khatte hai’: Yogi Adityanath on Priyanka Gandhi’s tweet over UP crimes

Saharanpur | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2019 02:42 PM IST
On Saturday, Priyanka had claimed that incidents of crime are on the rise in Uttar Pradesh, and criminals were “roaming freely” in the state.
Pakistan's Mohammad Hafeez (R) walks back to the pavilion after his dismissal.(AFP)
Pakistan's Mohammad Hafeez (R) walks back to the pavilion after his dismissal.(AFP)

World Cup 2019: Mohammad Hafeez defends skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed for overlooking Pakistan PM Imran Khan’s toss advice

Hindusan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2019 10:46 PM IST
Veteran Pakistan allrounder Mohammad Hafeez opened up on the controversy surrounding Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed opting to bowl against India in the World Cup fixture earlier this month.
On June 14, a man allegedly masturbated on the victim at the HUDA City Centre Metro station.(Yogendra Kumar/HT)
On June 14, a man allegedly masturbated on the victim at the HUDA City Centre Metro station.(Yogendra Kumar/HT)

Case filed based on tweet in June 14 Metro harassment case

Gurugram | By Pavneet Singh Chadha
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2019 07:58 AM IST
On Tuesday, the police said they had taken cognisance of the matter and registered the case on the basis of the victim’s narration of the incident on social media.
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