Twitter India

Twitter India posts Rs 32 crore loss in FY22, revenue rises 2-fold

Its operational revenue  has increased nearly two folds in FY2021-2022 to Rs 157 crore, compared with the previous fiscal of Rs 86 crore.

published on : 11th November 2022

Grim reality 'sinks in' for sacked Twitter India staff

Twitter is estimated to have fired more than 160 people out of a team of around 250 people in India, as per slack data observed by a couple of employees.

published on : 7th November 2022

Under Elon Musk, Twitter Inc almost purges its India staff

It’s part of the platform’s plan to cut 50% of its 7,500-strong workforce across the globe; all offices shut temporarily

published on : 5th November 2022

After US, Twitter starts laying off staff in India; two entire departments fired

The mass lay-offs in India come in conjunction with the mass firing of Twitter employees in the United States on Friday.

published on : 4th November 2022

Centre asked to fully block multiple accounts during farmers' protests: Twitter to Karnataka HC

Twitter's counsel said the order by the Union government is a violation of the Supreme Court order which held that criticism can be made within the boundaries of the law.

published on : 26th September 2022

India tops list of nations seeking blocking tweets by journalists, news companies: Twitter report

Giving details of legal demands made from India, Twitter said a total of 3,992 (of 47,572 worldwide) requests to remove content from its platform were made from July-December 2021.

published on : 29th July 2022

If 'Blocking Orders' are complied with, our entire business will have to be closed: Twitter Inc

Hearing the petition filed by Twitter Inc, Justice Krishna S Dixit ordered notice to the Union of India and adjourned the hearing to August 25, 2022.

published on : 26th July 2022

Twitter moves court over Centre's 'arbitrary' content blocking orders

In a June letter, the IT Ministry had warned Twitter of strict action if it does not comply with some content takedown orders.

published on : 5th July 2022

Twitter document shows government's requests for blocking tweets of advocacy groups, politicians 

The document showed that the government requested to block tweets belonging to members of the Indian National Congress and Aam Aadmi Party, including MLA Jarnail Singh.

published on : 27th June 2022

Ex-Twitter India head Manish Maheshwari steps down from Invact Metaversity 

Former Twitter India head Manish Maheshwari, who launched edtech start-up Invact Metaversity just six months ago, has stepped down from the firm as its CEO and director.

published on : 28th May 2022