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Sep 27, 2019
Facebook India head says WhatsApp Payments could be disruptive in the country: ReportWhatsApp is waiting for regulatory approval to launch Payments that’s currently on a pilot program
May 23, 2019
Facebook reportedly removed about 3 billion fake accounts in the last six monthsAlthough it's getting better, Facebook’s new report didn’t say how many fake accounts it also missed
Apr 04, 2019
Lok Sabha polls: Facebook, WhatsApp should boost digital media literacy to supplement its efforts against fighting fake newsFacebook has 2.3 billion ‘citizens’ of its ‘digital nation’ and its time the tech giant is held accountable.
Apr 02, 2019
Fact checkers come to rescue as Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter grapple with unbridled spread of fake news this election seasonWith 900 million people eligible to vote and an estimated half-a-billion with access to the internet, fake news can have an enormous impact on the election.
Feb 01, 2019
Facebook says it removed more accounts tied to Iran for coordinating fake accountsFacebook says these accounts targeted people across the world, but more heavily in the Middle East, South Asia.
Jan 29, 2019
Facebook plans independent content oversight board to address misinformation issueFacebook said the transparency tools for electoral ads would be expanded globally before the end of June.
Aug 11, 2018
Facebook Pages to go through new authorisation process to continue to postThis move is aimed to make it difficult to run fake accounts and pages on Facebook.
Aug 08, 2018
Facebook reaches out to US Digital Forensic Research Lab to battle fake newsAtlantic Council's Digital Forensic Research Lab studies serious and at times obscure international issues.
Aug 02, 2018
Facebook partners with Indian journalism institute to curb spread of fake newsFacebook will be training students on fact-based and high integrity journalism in the digital age.
May 24, 2018
Facebook’s fight against misinformation in News Feed is a human problem as much as it is Facebook’sBut at the end of the day, Facebook has to deal with it because it’s free to use social platform is the one helping spread misinformation.