You can search through the app's 100 stickers by tapping into the sticker menu (under the smiley face icon) and searching for keywords like "love" or "happy." (Of note, Snapchat says these stickers are unrelated to Bitmoji maker Bitstrips, which Snapchat has reportedly acquired.) Additionally, stories are also getting an update that changes how you browse through friends' stories.
Once you start watching stories from your friends, the app will begin to load the next couple stories in the background to make it easier to navigate between them.
Similar apps including Tango and Line are still available in the country.
The service had been banned because it failed to “comply with regulations”, an official told local news services.
WABeta Info, which has expected the move for some time, spotted a subtle reference to the upcoming features in a recent Whats App blog post.
You can also skip to the next story in your friends list by swiping left.
Introducing ntouch® Mobile, the new SVRS® app from Sorenson Communications® that turns your smart phone into a VP that fits in your pocket. Tap in a phone number on the keypad to start a call, or receive calls to your IP-relay number.
Now, you can initiate audio or video calls directly from chats, even if the other user isn't currently in the chat.
If you're not in the chat, you'll see a notification letting you know someone is calling.