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Priyanka Chopra beats Big B and Khans on twitter

By on Sep 22, 2010 in Twitter News, Twitter Profiles | 1 comment

Famous Bollywood Actress Priyanka Chopra, an avid twitter user, has left behind Bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachchan and three Khans, Shah Rukh, Aamir and Salman Khan in terms of twitter followers. She has maximum number of followers on twitter among these Bolloywood stars. King Khan was in a lead but soon she caught up with him. Priyanka is now on top with 653,495 followers while SRK’s followers are 649,988.Priyanka follows 95 people on twitter including Big B, Shah Rukh and other industry friends while 12822 people have listed her on the microblogging website, which has become home to virtually every Bollywood star. Interestingly, when it comes to Bollywood actress, no one is even near to Priyanka. Preity Zinta is the second female star from Bollywood to have the biggest fan following but her number is only half of Priyanka’s followers on twitter.Zinta has about 390,465 followers while Deepika Padukone is third with 385,514...

3% of Twitter traffic for Justin Bieber

By on Sep 8, 2010 in Twitter News, Twitter Profiles |

Sixteen year old phenomenon Justin Bieber takes up three percent (3%) of the social networking site Twitter’s total capacity. A designer named Dustin Curtis spoke to a Twitter employee and tweeted: “At any moment, Justin Bieber uses 3% of our infrastructure. Racks of servers are dedicated to him.” Just imagine how huge fan following he must be having who regularly visit his twitter profile. He has around 5 million followers. He is one of a very few celebrities, including Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and Kim Kardashian, who have entire servers reserved just for their traffic. These celebrities daily get million’s of fans visiting  their twitter pages. Follow Justin Bieber on...

Follow Abhishek Bachchan on Twitter

By on Aug 21, 2010 in Twitter Profiles |

Abhishek Bachchan is an Indian actor and the son of Indian actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. He is married to actress and former Miss World Aishwarya Rai. Bachchan debuted with J.P. Dutta’s Refugee (2000). In 2004, he appeared in the Dhoom and in Yuva. His work in Yuva received several awards, including his first Filmfare Award in the Best Supporting Actor category, an award he would win for the two next years as well. Abhishek Bachchan is the son of Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan and actress Jaya Bachchan; his elder sister is Shweta Bachchan-Nanda (b. 1974). His grandfather, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, was a poet of Hindi literature. The original last name of his parental family is Srivastav, Bachchan being the pen name used by his grandfather. However, when his father Amitabh entered films, he did so under his own father’s pen name. Bachchan is of Punjabi Sikh heritage from his grandmother Teji’s side, while also of Bengali Kulin Brahmin descent from his mother Jaya Bhaduri’s side. Follow Abhishek Bachchan on...

Follow Vivek Oberoi on Twitter

By on Aug 21, 2010 in Twitter Profiles |

Vivek Oberoi is an Indian actor and social activist. He is the son of Bollywood actor Suresh Oberoi.Vivek Oberoi debuted in Ram Gopal Varma’s film Company. He received Filmfare Awards for Best Debut as well as Best Supporting Actor. He then starred in the action films, Road and Dum. In Dum, he played the role of a man trying to become a part of Indian police but faces many troubles with a police inspector named Encounter Shankar, and finally kills him. Oberoi serves as the World Health Organization’s anti-tobacco spokesperson. He is involved with several charities in Chennai and Mumbai. His work with Project Hope to bring relief to victims of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami earned him a Good Samaritan Award from Rotary International. Follow Vivek Oberoi on...

Follow Deepak Chopra on Twitter

By on Aug 6, 2010 in Twitter Profiles |

Deepak Chopra is an Indian-American physician, public speaker, and writer on Ayurveda, spirituality and mind-body medicine.Chopra began his career as an endocrinologist and later shifted his focus to alternative medicine.Chopra was a top assistant to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi before launching his own career in the late 1980s by publishing self-help books on New Age spirituality and alternative medicine. A friend of Michael Jackson for 20 years, Chopra came to widespread public attention in July 2009 when he criticized the “cult of drug-pushing doctors, with their co-dependent relationships with addicted celebrities,” saying he hoped Jackson’s death, attributed to an overdose of a prescription drug, would be a call to action. Chopra taught at the Tufts University and Boston University Schools of Medicine. He became Chief of Staff at the New England Memorial Hospital in Massachusetts and Chief at Boston Regional Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts, before establishing a private practice. Follow Deepak Chopra on...

Follow Prabhu Chawla on Twitter

By on Aug 4, 2010 in Twitter Profiles |

Prabhu Chawla is the Editor of India Today, India’s leading weekly newsmagazine India Today Group.He was awarded Padma Bhushan by the Indian government in 2003. Prabhu Chawla has also been the president of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, the student wing of Bharatiya Janata Party. He was also jailed during the Emergency. Although some people say that he was interested to get a Rajya Sabha ticket from BJP, but he straightforwardly denies. He says he is misfit for politics. He believes that to become a successful politician in India ‘one should be born in the correct family, with a lot of money’. There are also rumors that Prabhu Chawla may quit India Today, for Anil Ambani’s upcoming TV channel. Prabhu Chawla is also a close friend of Narendra Modi. Follow Prabhu Chawla on...