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Oct 01, 2019
WhatsApp was extensively exploited during 2019 elections in India: ReportThis study was conducted around the election day, 60 days before and 15 after, in India, Brazil, and Indonesia.
Jul 23, 2018
Anatomy of lynching: Toll climbs, but BJP dilly-dallies with MaSuKa even as India lacks specific law to deal such crimesAlthough the proposed law against lynching is supported by 11 political parties, the BJP is reportedly not in favour of passing it in Parliament.
Jul 16, 2018
Karnataka Police arrest 25 men over latest WhatsApp rumour-led lynchingThe mob had lynched a 32-year-old man after WhatsApp rumours that he was a child-kidnapper.
Jul 10, 2018
Blaming WhatsApp for deaths due to lynchings has shielded govt accountabilityA messaging application such as WhatsApp, with a large user base, has been arraigned as a co-conspirator to these tragedies.
Jul 03, 2018
Telangana Police's efforts to check spread of fake news and subsequent lynchings plagued by digital limitationsThe Telangana Police are worried about their technological inability to track the source of fake information, which leads to lynchings.