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Blue Whale Game

Blue whale menace grips city

Police is struggling to curb online game as it doesn’t run via site or app.

30 Dec 2017 5:42 AM

Police issues suggestions for schools, asking teachers to sensitise students

The police has asked parents to monitor their children’s Internet activities.

22 Nov 2017 1:49 AM

Web side story: The good and bad of the deep dark net

Using Bitcoin as currency allows these markets to supply their customers with everything, from drugs to weapons, anonymously.

13 Nov 2017 1:37 AM

Supreme Court directs Centre to stop ‘Blue Whale’

DD asked to telecast educative programmes to counter menace.

28 Oct 2017 12:16 AM

SC asks TV channels to create awareness on Blue Whale game dangers

A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra after hearing the plea observed that it was a national problem.

27 Oct 2017 2:02 PM


Youngsters now hooked to ‘Dare and Brave’

The game is believed to have begun in the USA in 2016.

27 Oct 2017 12:48 AM

Panel soon to tackle Blue Whale

The bench also directed that petitions pending in high courts should not be taken up for adjudication.

14 Oct 2017 2:43 AM

Expert panel formed to probe Blue Whale game suicide cases: govt to Delhi HC

The sudden popularity of the lethal online game had forced the government to issue directions to the internet firms to remove its links.

12 Oct 2017 8:23 PM

‘Blue Whale clearly an abatement of suicide’

IT ministry issues detailed advisory for parents to fight menace.

18 Sep 2017 5:25 AM

Supreme Court notice to govt on PIL seeking ‘Blue Whale’ ban

According to the petitioner, not only college and school students but also others had resorted to playing the game.

16 Sep 2017 1:53 AM


Bombay HC sees red over Google, FB’s Blue Whale reply

The petitioner advocate Shehzad Naqvi said the  Google and Facebook counsel sought time to file a reply.

15 Sep 2017 2:12 AM

Storytelling to save kids from ‘Blue Whale’ scare

The group ‘Samarpan’ has named its initiative as ‘Dadi Nani ki Kahani’.

12 Sep 2017 6:50 AM

Supreme Court to hear plea for ban on Blue Whale game

The plea filed by advocate NS Ponnaiah seeks direction to the Centre to ban the online game and spread awareness among public about it.

11 Sep 2017 7:18 PM

Odisha boy rescued by parents

According to reports, Anil Barik, an ITI student, cut his hand after playing several rounds of the game.

10 Sep 2017 2:48 AM

Blue Whale: Three kids missing in UP, 40 found with cut marks

Forty children in another school have been found to have cuts in their arms and they have admitted to be in the midst of the deadly game.

10 Sep 2017 2:44 AM


Another UP boy falls prey to Blue Whale challenge

It is noteworthy that last week, the UP police had issued directives to chiefs of all districts to ban the Blue Whale game.

09 Sep 2017 6:20 AM

Blue Whale game: Cops rescue 18-year-old

The boy, a native of Keonjhar district, is pursuing his degree course from a private engineering college in Cuttack, 25 km from here.

06 Sep 2017 1:42 AM

‘Blue Whale’ claims first victim in MP

The police suspected that it might be a case of suicide abetted by the Blue Whale challenge.

04 Sep 2017 1:32 AM

Mastermind behind Blue Whale suicide game exposed; Russian teenager arrested

A 17-year-old Russian girl, accused of being the mastermind behind the infamous Blue Whale Game, has been arrested.

01 Sep 2017 11:07 AM

Blue Whale game hits Assam; student hospitalised following abnormal behaviour

The student, with Blue Whale mark on his hand, was showing abnormal behaviour, after he played a few online games during the last few days.

31 Aug 2017 10:33 AM