Fact or fiction? Experts say spotting fake news on Facebook is not that easy
In 2016, Facebook incorporated fact-checking into its platform.
Hillary Clinton takes Facebook CEO to task for fake news
Clinton argued in favour of creating "a whole new agenda of legislation and regulati...
It's fake news: Netflix denies any meeting with RSS representatives
There were reports that the RSS have been holding informal meetings with ...
To prevent internet misuse, Centre to bring rules by January-end
The Centre has told the Supreme Court that it wants to bring a new set of regulations by January-end in this regard and is currently working with internet companies to frame the guidelines.
Law enforcement agencies should have access to source of messages that fuel false rumours: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The issue of traceability has been a flashpoint between the government and messaging giant, WhatsApp.
YES Bank files complaint with police, seeking origin of fake news and to assess short-sell positions
Some miscreants have been spreading false information and malicious rumors about YES Bank on WhatsApp.
Complaint registered against Delhi CM for 'spreading fake news' on NRC
A complaint has been registered against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal for 'spreading fake news', on the consequences of implementing NRC. Complai...
Plea in SC seeking linking of social media accounts with Aadhaar to check fake news
The plea, which seeks to weed out the duplicate, fake and ghost social media accounts, wants the government to link the profiles on such platforms.
'Pakistan propaganda machine peddling fake news on Jammu & Kashmir situation'
Special Inspector General of Police (IGP), Maharashtra Cyber Police, Brijesh Singh, also said some verified accounts in Pakistan are sharing such fake content to fan passions.
Fake news last for longer than you realise, may become a part of memories
Most people remember made-up events for a long period of time.
Twitter told to take down handles spreading fake news about Kashmir Valley
According to officials, suspension of Twitter handles was taken up by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
TikTok’s spreading fake news, MPs say in house
India’s data protection Bill is still in the draft stage nine months after the first version was released by the Srikrishna Committee.
There should be discussion on fake news in the Parliament: Prakash Javadekar
WhatsApp has been at the centre of many controversies for allegedly being a platform to spread 'fake news'.
View: Aadhaar linkage with social media is troublesome
Linking Indian people's Aadhaar with social media is not a panacea for the fake news plague.
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