Free Press Journal
  • You can’t send money yet via WhatsApp in India

    New Delhi: Contrary to media reports claiming that now you can transfer money via WhatsApp in India, the digital payment feature in the platform is still in the testing phase and will be officially rolled out to over 200 million Indian users in the days to come.

  • Soon, WhatsApp will let you transfer money across India

    San Francisco : Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp is testing a new payments feature in India that aims to allow people to send money to their friends on the app, the media reported.

  • WhatsApp introduces new feature ‘WhatsApp Payment’ based on UPI; available in Andriod and iOS devices

    One of the biggest messaging applications WhatsApp has introduced their new feature which is WhatsApp payment. WhatsApp was working on the beta version for a long time on this feature, according to reports they are rolling out the new feature for sending and receiving money through the app in India and it is available for both iOS and Android. The option for UPI-based payments shows up in the attachments segment next to Documents,

  • Indian Air Force officer held on charges of spying

    New Delhi: The Indian Air Force sleuths have taken a Delhi-based senior officer into custody after he was accused of passing on classified information on Facebook and WhatsApp to a woman he is said to have been in a relationship with.

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    Mumbai Crime: Man shoots intimate videos of girlfriend, his wife shares them on WhatsApp

    On Monday, a 40-year-old man was arrested for shooting intimate videos of his girlfriend. And, his wife, after coming to know about the extramarital affair allegedly circulated the clips on WhatsApp. According to a report in Hindustan Times, the police have arrested the man, who was having an affair with the 40-year-old complainant. Both the complainant and the couple live in Bandra West.

  • ‘WhatsApp Business’ now available on Android in India

    New Delhi: To help businesses communicate better with their customers in India, WhatsApp has officially rolled out “WhatsApp Business” — a free-to-download Android app for small businesses — in the country. The new app, available on Google Play Store, will make it easier for companies to connect with customers, and more convenient for its users to chat with businesses that matter to them.

  • Soon you can post your Instagram stories directly to WhatsApp

    New York: Popular image and video sharing platform, Instagram, will soon allow its users to post their Instagram Stories directly to the popular messaging app, WhatsApp, as its status.

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    Mumbai: Police nab pimp who used WhatsApp to run sex racket

    Bhayandar: Instant messaging applications like WhatsApp and other social networking sites seem to have become the latest platform for sex trade racketeers to conduct and promote their nefarious and immoral activities. This came to light during a raid conducted by the Anti-Human Trafficking Wing of the Thane (rural) police led by newly appointed Dy SP Atul Kulkarni at an apartment in a posh housing society in Mira Road on Tuesday evening.

  • WhatsApp stops working on these smartphones

    San Francisco: Facebook-owned mobile messaging app WhatsApp has stopped working on smartphones that support ‘BlackBerry OS’, ‘BlackBerry 10’, ‘Windows Phone 8.0’ and older platforms in the New Year.

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    MBA exam paper ‘leaked’ on WhatsApp in Maharashtra; three students held

    Aurangabad: An MBA student allegedly forwarded a question paper he was attempting in an examination hall to his friends outside through WhatsApp on Monday, prompting authorities to cancel the paper, the official said. Three students have been detained by police in connection with the incident which occurred at the examination centre at Vasantrao Naik college in the city, he said.

  • WhatsApp leak case: It’s clear info leaked from companies, says SEBI

    Mumbai: In a stern warning to companies for leakage of key financial details, market regulator Sebi today said all those responsible, including auditors, would face action and the rules would be strengthened if required. Addressing a press conference after a board meeting, Sebi Chairman Ajay Tyagi said it is clear from the case involving the leakage of information on WhatsApp recently that the details got leaked from the companies themselves.

  • Axis Bank to conduct inquiry on alleged leakage of results

    Mumbai: Amid reports of private financial information being circulated through WhatsApp, Axis Bank has been directed by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to conduct an internal inquiry into the source of the alleged leakage.

  • Cong to declare candidates early after scientific analysis

    The party is mounting a separate exercise of identifying 10 to 20 dedicated party workers in each polling booth who can devote their maximum time in contacting the voters right from January and sending feedback on their aspirations.

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    Sebi conducts ‘search and seizure’ in WhatsApp leak case

    New Delhi: In a major crackdown against leak of price sensitive information about listed firms, market watchdog Sebi today conducted searches at premises of more than 30 market analysts and dealers and seized documents, computers, mobiles and laptops. The searches follow a probe into circulation of unpublished price sensitive information about various listed companies, including some blue chips, through WhatsApp messages and social media chatrooms.

  • WhatsApp testing new features like tap to unblock, reply privately in groups

    San Francisco: WhatsApp is testing new features for its over one billion users that include tap to unblock and private replies in groups, among others. In the latest WhatsApp Android Beta version, spotted by the popular fan website WABetaInfo, “when you want to select a contact from the Contact List, you can easily chat to blocked contacts simply unblocking them using the new action: tap and hold the cell to unblock and send