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Aug 16, 2019
Facebook adds tool for reporting fake news and misinformation on InstagramOnce reported, a certified fact-checker will examine a reported post on Instagram, says Facebook.
Jul 31, 2019
Facebook fact-checker says company must share more data to fight misinformationFacebook's third-party fact-checking partner has urged Facebook to provide more data on how flagged content is shared over time.
Jun 25, 2019
Combating fake news: MEITY should allow legal-flexibility based on social media platforms over one-size-fits-all regulatory approachIt is very important to understand the various limitations, challenges and nuances concerning the regulation of the ambiguous phenomenon called fake news.
May 24, 2019
WhatsApp's Tipline feature has received over 75,000 authentication requests: ReportWhatsApp's tipline feature was set up under a research project to combat fake news during the elections.
May 23, 2019
Measles make worldwide comeback, misinformed US parents think vaccine causes autism"No country can afford to be complacent about immunisation," says WHO at an event to boost confidence in vaccines.
May 20, 2019
Regulation of social media is the last resort, efforts on to promote open internet with minimum govt control: Anurag Thakur"Fake news, hate speech and defamatory content has grown on these platforms and spreads like wildfire. A more proactive approach is needed to address this."
Apr 11, 2019
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: How Facebook, Google and Twitter are dealing with fake news, political ads and election interferenceFacebook, Google have attempted to quell inappropriate political behaviour, but still have miles to go.
Apr 11, 2019
Facebook reveals expansive new 'remove, reduce, inform' plan to tackle misinformationFacebook is reducing the reach of Facebook Groups that repeatedly share misinformation.
Apr 11, 2019
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Here's everything WhatsApp is doing to avoid fake news, propaganda during election periodThe problem with WhatsApp is that the posts are totally private and encrypted. So no action can be taken even if the posts are spread through the medium.
Apr 08, 2019
Fake news menace: Supreme Court refuses to interfere with PIL aimed at regulating misinformation on social mediaThe PIL sought directions to the Centre to frame guidelines to check spread of fake news on social media.