Fake News
Opinion  /  Published 19.01.19

Freedom in flights of fancy

Could it be that on rare occasions, fake news can, ironically, help weave a fantasy of — some would say — a better world? ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 29.03.19

Fake news: A wire trap

In spite of the popularity of the digital medium, it remains vulnerable to politicization...
By The Editorial Board

Education  /  Published 19.03.19

Social media helps spread fake news

YOUR Voice...
By The Telegraph

Technology  /  Published 12.10.18

Whatsapp uses skits to battle fake news

The drive follows intense government pressure on FB and WhatsApp to fight fake news, rumor-mongering...
By Reuters in Jaipur

World  /  Published 26.09.18

FB, Google agree on fake news code

Voluntary measures aim to stave off regulatory action, advertisers also sign up...
By Reuters and New York Times News Service


Opinion  /  Published 16.06.19

Urgent need to actively resist online hate

Ill equipped to deal with India’s linguistic, religious and cultural diversities, Facebook’s failure to curb hate speech here is greater...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 14.06.19

The State has little control over the economy

This, despite the fact that in the last five years, there has been remarkable honing of State control over society...
By Anup Sinha

World  /  Published 21.12.18

FB removes fake accounts tied to Bangla govt

Facebook’s head of cybersecurity policy Nathaniel Gleicher said in a statement that Facebook did not want accounts created to mislead anyone...
By Reuters in Dhaka

India  /  Published 26.03.19

In the age of fake news, flashback to first kill

Director of Graham Staines story says little has changed in 20 years...
By Jaybrota Das in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.19

What party manifestos say about media freedom

The Congress and the Left want to curb media monopolies, but are these really an issue any more?...
By Sevanti Ninan


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