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Apr 08, 2019
Facebook removes 1 million abusive accounts a day to counter fake news in IndiaEfforts by Facebook to regulate misinformation during Indian elections began more than 18 months ago.
Apr 07, 2019
Election Commission bans publication of uncertified political ads on days around voting for Lok Sabha pollsThe EC on Saturday barred parties, candidates and others from publishing political advertisements on polling day and a day prior to it in each of the seven phases of Lok Sabha polls unless their contents are pre-certified by screening committees.
Mar 06, 2019
Facebook to ban foreign political ads ahead of Indonesia's presidential pollFacebook will use a combination of automated, human intervention to remove offending ads
Feb 20, 2019
Twitter expands political ad transparency policy to India ahead of general electionsTwitter will now provide ad spends and impressions data of tweets from political entities to users.
Feb 08, 2019
Facebook starts toughening up the rules governing political advertisements in IndiaThe moves are part of Facebook’s attempts to reshape its public image which took a beating last year.
Jan 22, 2019
Google promises transparency in political ads ahead of 2019 General ElectionsGoogle will verify the identity of advertisers before their election ads run on its platforms.
Jan 16, 2019
Facebook brings political advertising rules to India ahead of the 2019 electionsFacebook's new rules and tools are an effort towards curbing election interference to India.
Dec 19, 2018
Google and Facebook to pay $4,50,000 for violating law on political-ad transparencyGoogle, Facebook failed to keep proper records about who was paying for campaign ads on their sites.
Dec 07, 2018
Facebook promises to make Indian political ads more transparent in the coming yearFacebook said it would show a disclaimer on all political ads giving more information on who placed them.
Aug 23, 2018
Facebook rolls out tool to let journalists, researchers scrutinise political adsFacebook wants to make advertising more transparent to help prevent abuse during elections.