Fake news and social media trolling: Impact on Election 2019 | Firstpost Conversations
Do you think fake news and social media trolling can make or break political parties and change how voters look at them?
Do you think fake news and social media trolling can make or break political parties and change how voters look at them? Rupali Mehra asks SM Hoax Slayer founder Pankaj Jain, writer and activist Mahima Kukreja and BJP spokesperson Shaina NC on the fifth episode of Firstpost Conversations.
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Attempting to soothe the stock markets, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday said India is better prepared to deal with the situation arising out of a cut in US bond purchases and markets have already factored in the impact of such a move.<br /><br />
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday ruled out any plan to issue licences and give relaxation to foreigners to consume beef in the state, where a stringent cow protection law was passed nearly 11 months ago.
JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, arrested for sedition, has never made anti-national remarks and in fact opposes all forms of extremism, fellow students and his Phd teacher-guide say.