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Apr 08, 2019
UK's new online safety laws propose social media regulation to battle toxic contentGovernments across the world are fighting on how to better control content on social media platforms.
Mar 20, 2019
Delhi Police arrests four men for sending objectionable messages to Barkha Dutt; journalist had filed FIR in Feb after online abuseResponding to the arrests, Barkha Dutt tweeted that 10 more numbers had been listed by her in the FIR and she will follow up on the case until each one of them is jailed.
Feb 24, 2019
Pulwama aftermath: Telecom dept offers grievance redressal to journalists receiving abusive messages, threats on social mediaIn a crackdown on trolls and vitriolic sentiments being spread via social media, the DoT has provided a platform to those receiving abusive and inappropriate WhatsApp messages and asked them to report them with screenshots and contact number of the abuser.
Feb 05, 2019
Facebook's global affairs head asked to clarify questions on abuse of politiciansThis will be Nick Clegg's first official invite to appear before MPs since he was hired at Facebook.
Nov 23, 2018
'Smash Brahminical Patriarchy' is decidedly targeting Brahmins, calling a select few women to meet Dorsey is certainly 'Brahmanical'The external display of support for inclusion and defence of Jack Dorsey 'smashing Brahminical Patriarchy', tried to conceal a modern day story of privileged voices having access to most relevant spaces and discourses.
Nov 15, 2018
You're more likely to be bullied by family, social circles than strangers: ReportThe study shows that 28 percent of online risks came from family and friends.
Oct 09, 2018
#MeToo in India: Online abuse and criticism mar social media crusade against sexual harassment which is outing abusersNot everyone has taken well to this online outrage and many people have come forth to criticise the movement terming it "toxic feminism".
Aug 16, 2018
Online rape threats, abuse and vicious attacks: The price that Indian women in politics pay for being opinionatedAs the country hopes for a more gender-balanced political participation, the vitriolic hate spewed against women politicians becomes a major deterrent.
Jul 21, 2018
Who trolls better, BJP or Congress? Creativity of online army would put legendary artistes to shameThe moment Rahul Gandhi tweets something, an army descends, mostly humans, but also many bots, to attack him in ways even Picasso would praise.
Jul 03, 2018
Ram Vilas Paswan condemns online abuse against Sushma Swaraj, says people must 'respect each other'Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday strongly condemned the vicious trolling of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.