Inshorts - News in 60 words

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4.2
574K reviews
10M+
Downloads
Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

Inshorts is a news app that selects latest and best news from multiple national and international sources and summarises them to present in a short and crisp 60 words or less format, personalized for you, in both, English or Hindi. All summarised stories contain only headlines and facts, no opinions, to help you stay informed of the current affairs. Whether it’s the latest government policies or shakeups in bollywood, we get them covered and delivered super fast! Get updated with the latest news and current affairs in a jiffy!

Here’s what people say about Inshorts!
Google - Best apps of 2015!
ToI - Made for India to simplify your life!
Buzzfeed - Makes Indian student’s life easier!

Inshorts requires the following permissions. Your privacy is critical for us and the app never uses photos, videos and other media files, make calls, send messages or save and/or distribute device information.
Photos/Media Files: The app needs access to the device's storage to save the representational images, so that you have a good experience even without internet connectivity. This is also needed to send the image along with the text when you share a short.
Device Information: The app needs the Device ID to identify and solve technical issues.

Features:

Introducing SEARCH for easier access to information
• Search lets you find any short, recent or old, by simply typing in a keyword in the search box
• Looking for a particular short, or shorts related to a past/ongoing topic? We got it all covered
• Our search bot also suggests topics related to your search query, so you stay informed end-to-end

News Reader – Read Summaries of All Breaking News
• Browse through bite-sized 60-word shorts to get updated on the latest news in a short time
• Now, stories and shorts are also available in Hindi - Just tap to switch languages
• Original story is just a click away!

My Feed – A feed of latest stories, videos and other content personalised only for you!
• Inshorts intelligently learns your preferences as you swipe, and displays stories personalised for you in ‘My Feed’

News Categories - A vast variety in the same app
• Inshorts curates all types of news and headlines from topics like India, politics, entertainment, business, technology, startups, world, sports and hatke – all in one place
• News is sourced from various categories and various sources, making sure that you always get the best
• Get limited daily notifications for the most important news and breaking news of the day
• Place our widget on your home screen to browse through headlines
Articles are sourced from various publishers and news channels like Reuters, Indian Express, PTI, The Guardian, NYT, Outlook, TechCrunch, Sportskeeda and many more.
Inshorts is the fastest way for you to stay updated with current affairs to get ahead and prepare for competitive exams like UPSC, CAT, XAT and other central and state government job exams.

Share News
• Facebook, WhatsApp, Reddit, Hike, e-mail and other social platforms are supported

It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for Bollywood stories, BCCI news, science talk or political news - Inshorts brings all of the day’s news together in one beautifully simple, elegantly quick interface.

Read in short, save your time and stay updated with Inshorts.
Download today!

Support: contact@inshorts.com
Terms of Use: http://www.inshorts.com/android/tnc
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Updated on
Feb 20, 2024

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 3 others
Data isn’t encrypted
Data can’t be deleted

Ratings and reviews

4.2
564K reviews
Abhinav Gupta
January 14, 2024
I've used Inshorts for a long time to get my news quickly. But over the last few months, I'm seeing news from topics that I've specifically marked as "not interested." It's super frustrating. I emailed the Inshorts team to fix this, but I've gotten no response. I even reinstalled the app, but it didn't help. If you want a reliable news app that respects your preferences, look elsewhere. [Update: If this issue gets resolved, I will change my rating.]
10 people found this review helpful
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Aurchie / 'Orchi'
February 15, 2024
The brief manner in which the news are put is really effective. However, some irrelevant news pieces keep popping up (more & more) even after dismissing such as 'not interested' Edit: News must be less subjective. If I want someone's opinions, I would rather be reading blogs. Of late, some of the pieces are coloured with (writer's) views. Also, for 1 out of 5 news piece, there's an error loading the news.
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Nishant Bahl
December 15, 2023
No longer news in 60 words. Used to be excellent, when the shorts were self-sufficient. They've made an internal switch to their philosophy: you're forced to click the link to the connecting article to learn anything, resulting in sensationalization of news with headlines ending with question marks instead of a quick summary which they promise. RIP Inshorts.
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