Latest News on Cyberbullying
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Nov 14, 2017
New analysis tries to find the link between social media use and teenage suicideRecent teen suicides have been blamed on cyberbullying, and social media posts depicting “perfect” lives may be taking a toll on teens’ mental health.
Oct 31, 2017
A new trend of anonymously posting mean things about themselves online is on the rise among teens: StudyThe findings show that nearly six percent of the teens reported that they had anonymously posted something mean about themselves online.
Oct 16, 2017
Facebook to fund digital safety ambassadors in schools to help UK tackle cyberbullyingFacebook’s head of global safety policy Antigone Davis said the social network had already developed safety features on the platform.
Oct 04, 2017
Online harassment is on the rise in India, highest incidence of threats found in Mumbai, Delhi: SymantecOnline harassment is on the rise in India, with eight out of 10 surveyed reporting to have encountered some form of cyberbullying
Sep 19, 2017
Govt to strengthen surveillance laws to check financial cybercrimesIt has been decided to expedite the implementation of cybercrime prevention initiatives in these agencies towards this end along with measures required to acquire critical cyber forensics equipment.
Sep 04, 2017
Madras HC requests government to explore possibility of banning the Blue Whale Challenge gameDuring the hearing of the matter, the state government informed the court that the student who ended his life here had shared the Blue Whale Challenge game with 75 others.
Sep 01, 2017
Blue Whale and fatal attraction for suicide: Govt must make tougher laws, create awareness among parentsAnother essential factor when dealing with bullying and harassment perpetrated by children is to hold the parents also accountable for their children’s behaviour.
Sep 01, 2017
The government needs to approach Blue Whale and other internet induced suicides differently — some suggestionsWhile there are people who say the Blue Whale game is a myth, the fact is that the internet and social media play a role in aiding and inducing suicide.
Aug 24, 2017
Odisha Police directs all state districts to remove 'Blue Whale Challenge' from social mediaOdisha police has asked all district police authorities to remove from social media the 'Blue Whale Challenge', an online game which allegedly claimed several lives of children in the country.
Aug 19, 2017
CBSE board sees censorship and digital surveillance as key to promoting safe internet use in schoolsThe CBSE board has issued a circular that sets standards and guidelines for the creation of a safe environment in which students can use IT.