#Tinder

.London, UK
The dating apps have tied up with the UK government to boost vaccination. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • Dating apps launched a campaign encouraging British users to post "I got my shot" on their profiles
  •  The partnership includes apps like Tinder, Bumble and Hinge
  • 27 million people in the UK have received both vaccine doses

The Brazilian striker is quite well-known for his flamboyant lifestyle off-the-field. (Photo credit: Instagram/@neymarjr)

  • Neymar said he hoped the person managing the account was using it well
  • The 29-year-old has a Twitter follower base of nearly 53 million
  • The account was created on Tinder, an online dating app which lets people decide their partners through swiping as well as mutually shared interests

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
This was one of the edits made by Twitter India and the responses are really funny! (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Tinder_India)

  • Tinder India had no time to rest on Sunday as requests came pouring in
  • They were kept on their toes by netizens asking the handle to remove their ex-partners from older pictures
  • Replacements came in all shapes and sizes, mostly in the form of inanimate objects

The Bumble dating app was launched in 2014 by Whitney Wolfe Herd. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • On the dating app Bumble, women make the first move
  • The company is currently being valued at $13 billion.
  • Bumble offered 50 million shares at a price of $43 each

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Dating became limited to the screens of people soon after coronavirus gripped the world. (Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Online dating made people to talk and know each other better before meeting in person
  • While dating online, people can make it clear what they are seeking from another person
  • A person can meet others over virtual calls before actually going out with them

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Partners meeting through dating apps are equally satisfied about the quality of their relations as those who met offline. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Couple who met on dating apps have stronger cohabitation intentions: Study
  • As soon as dating apps started used by a mass population, it also faced a lot of criticism
  • It was revealed that women who met partners online want children than who met offline

.Islamabad, Pakistan
Pakistanis who use dating apps regularly face harassment and judgmental relatives. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Women users often reveal little about themselves
  • People don't really understand the concept of dating in Pakistan, explains one user
  • Some believe these apps is not part of theri culture

.Lahore, Pakistan
In a bid to control 'immoral' and 'indecent' content, Pakistan blocked several dating apps on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Pakistani users were barred from accessing Tinder, Grindr, SayHi, Tagged and Skout
  • The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority said the apps failed to 'moderate... content in accordance' with the country's law
  • The PTA said the ban addressed the "negative effects of immoral/indecent content"