Oct 5: Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp lit up again late on Monday afternoon Eastern time after a nearly six-hour outage that prevented the company's 3.5 billion users from accessing its social media and messaging services.

Bowing — perhaps only for a moment — to pressure from lawmakers, critics, the media and child development experts, Facebook said Monday it will “pause” its work on a kids’ version of its photo and video-oriented Instagram app.

Popular social networking site, Instagram is down for several of its users globally. Several Instagram users have reported about the issue on Twitter on Thursday.

Halsey has something new to sing about: motherhood. The pop star announced on Instagram on Monday that she has given birth to her first child.

SINGAPORE, Feb 6: The new military rulers of Myanmar on Friday ordered mobile operators and internet service providers to block access to Twitter and Instagram in the country until further notice, Norwegian telecom Telenor said.

Varun Dhawan took to Instagram and thanked all his friends by sharing their post as a story. And guess what? He wrote back to ace lensman Rohan Shrestha.

Actor Priyanka Chopra took to instagram to share a brand new picture of herself from the shoot of her upcoming film, Text For You. She also mentioned how daily testing, masks and face shields had become the new normal.

Ellen DeGeneres shared a health update with her 92.3 million Instagram followers on Wednesday afternoon, days after revealing she tested positive for the COVID-19.

CALIFORNIA, Dec 10: Facebook Inc said on Thursday some users were facing issues while sending messages on Messenger, Instagram and its office collaboration service Workplace.

Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan has garnered 30 million followers on Instagram. Sharing a fan-made video on Instagram, he posted, “30 MILLION #varuniacs… Thank u for believing in me Keep moving on the beat. Thank u @stevenroythomas for this edit."

Ranveer turned 35 on Monday where Deepika posted a black and white picture of them, making a champagne toast along with a love note on Instagram.

Just a day after Kareena Kapoor Khan took the world of Internet by storm with her Instagram debut, the actor channeled her love for husband Saif Ali Khan and his love for music in a monochromatic picture on Saturday.

Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan took the world of Internet by a storm as has she made her Instagram debut.

As the number of his followers on Instagram hit the 30 million mark, megastar Salman Khan on Saturday took to social media platform to express gratitude towards his fans.

Shawn Mendes working on new album

February 23, 2020 18:15 pm

Singer Shawn Mendes has confirmed that he has started working on his next album. The 21-year-old musician made the revelation on Instagram.

Most-followed celebrities on Instagram in 2020

Best of Instagram’s photographers

January 24, 2020 12:18 pm

It’s no secret that Instagram is to photography what YouTube is to music. Thanks to Instagram, selfie-addicts to wildlife photographers have found a platform where they can share their photos and give and take instant feedback.

Facebook's social media dominance

December 17, 2019 10:29 am

Currently under investigation for possible antitrust violations, Facebook may be forced to move away from its plans to further integrate its family of social media apps, including Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger.

Sara Ali Khan is not just appreciated for her acting skills, but also for her amusing sense of humor. The actor had the Internet chuckling away on Wednesday after she posted a picture flaunting her poetic skills.

After setting the internet on fire with her Instagram debut, actor Jennifer Aniston pledged for it to not become an addiction.

If you're following the Jonas Brothers Instagram account, you might have noticed that things got really, really weird, thanks to DJ Diplo who recently hacked the pop band's social media handle.

Deepika Padukone's impeccable fashion sense is something which everyone applauds.

Robert Downey Jr's Instagram hacked!

September 7, 2019 14:21 pm

American actor Robert Downey Jr.'s Instagram account was hacked on Friday and the star warned fans to stay alert against anything posted by that account.

With a simple “We do,” Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson announced his wedding to his longtime girlfriend on Instagram.

Aug 16: 6 things to know by 6 PM

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Your daily dose of missed important news of the day.

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 16: Instagram is adding an option for users to report posts they think are false, the company announced on Thursday, as the Facebook-owned (FB.O) photo-sharing site tries to stem misinformation and other abuses on its platform.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: Are you crazy about Instagram? Do you spend hours on the app? How do Nepali youngsters spend time on the app? People spend three to four hours on it.

On Wednesday, the American actor and singer broke million hearts with an announcement. He shared his decision of quitting social media as he wants to take a break and be away from his phone for a while.

Aug 4: Facebook Inc started adding its name to some screens on its Instagram photo-sharing platform this week, one of the first links it has given users to its ownership of the popular platform.

For the love of cooking

August 2, 2019 09:04 am

Instagram is a haven for amateur cooks as well as those who like to sit on their beds and look at food prepared and served from all over the world. It’s no surprise that food bloggers have taken the world by storm. However, it’s a whole another thing making as well as photographing the food you have made and putting it out on social media.

Insta allure

July 26, 2019 07:35 am

Instagram has been growing rapidly since its launch in 2010. With one billion monthly active users, it has left behind competitors like Twitter and Snapchat by regularly coming up with new features and evolving fast. The Facebook-owned company is the go-to social media site for many, especially youngsters, because of its simplicity and visual appeal. But with so much content, how are people choosing what and who to follow?

Instagram is expanding a test to hide how many “likes” people’s posts receive as it tries to combat criticism that such counts hurt mental health and make people feel bad when comparing themselves to others.

One of the most stunning couple in the Nepali film fraternity Shristi Shrestha and Saugat Malla, keep on showing  love and warmth through their social media PDA.

Dalkin, who went to culinary school and has worked as a private chef, will offer tips for de-boning salmon, cleaning mushrooms, and joke about her polka dot sweat suit that Thomas says resembles pajamas. It’s all very casual and doable, which Dalkin said is the point.

The art of tragedy

May 17, 2019 10:48 am

I stumbled across Oldboy at a film related Instagram page (@thpurecinema) and I really liked its plot. An average man, weakened by alcoholism and the hardships in life, is suddenly kidnapped and held at a hotel like prison cell from where he can’t get out. He is trapped in this very cell for 15 years and has no idea why or who did this to him. The administrator of the page had mentioned that this was one of the best foreign films he had watched so far and so I wanted to give it a try.

KUALA LUMPUR, May 15: Malaysian lawmakers on Wednesday called on authorities to investigate reports of a teenager who allegedly jumped to her death after asking her social media followers to vote on whether she should take her own life.

The accidental food blogger

May 10, 2019 12:39 pm

When she opened an Instagram account in 2012, Shahita Shahi had no intentions of turning it into a foodstagram. She used it to post pictures from her everyday life and her account was private. But @onehungrydentist subtly and gradually morphed into a food blogging account but she says she still doesn’t consider herself to be a food blogger.

April 14: Facebook Inc’s social networking site is inaccessible to some users across the world on Sunday, according to Downdetector.com, a website which monitors outages.

Insta inspiration

March 22, 2019 10:36 am

Who doesn’t love a good picture? And then there are photos that aren’t just visually stunning but the stories they portray and shed light on are equally important. Instagram, it seems, is a treasure trove of some great storytelling. Nepal, being a country with many stories and a few secrets, has many pages devoted to it.

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday some users around the world were facing trouble in accessing its widely used Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook apps, making it one of the longest outages the company has suffered in the recent past.

Nepali fashion Instagrammers we think you should follow

Ariana Grande has Selena Gomez as the most-followed woman on Instagram. Gomez held the title with 146,267,801 followers, but Grande has eclipsed her fellow pop star with 146,286,173 followers, revealed The Hollywood Reporter.

JAKARTA, Feb 13: Indonesia’s communications ministry said on Wednesday that Instagram had taken down an account displaying comic strips depicting the struggles faced by gay Muslim men after authorities labeled it “pornographic”.

Shristi and Saugat holidaying in Goa

February 2, 2019 16:35 pm

Former Miss Nepal World 2012 and actress Shristi Shrestha shares photos of a holiday in Goa with her boyfriend actor Saugat Malla on her official Instagram account

Art on Instagram

January 4, 2019 10:12 am

The world has gone digital. Everyday people come up with new career paths that are run solely through the internet, particularly social media. One of the new career paths that is slowly but steadily gaining traction as a legitimate profession is the Insta-artist, artists who earn money through their Instagram presence.

CALIFORNIA, Dec 28: Facebook Inc’s photo-sharing social network Instagram said on Thursday it has fixed a bug that led to a temporary change in the appearance of its feed for a large number of users.

Fashion is ever evolving and it’s very hard to stay updated with every new red carpet look, celebrity collaboration collection, and fashion week standouts. If you feel like you don’t have enough time to read through every fashion article, then you can still catch up with the happenings of fashion world through social media – most notably Instagram.

Bullying and harassment online is unfortunately more common than we’d like, although Instagram has introduced various tools to help keep such bullying out of the comments section.

Oct 2: Facebook has named Adam Mosseri, a 10-year veteran at the company and a member of Mark Zuckerberg's 'inner circle', as the CEO of Instagram.

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 25: The co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social media company without explanation.