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Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 31 (ANI): Now April Fool's day hoax stories could bring out hints to spot 'fake news, new research reveals.
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California [USA], Mar 25 (ANI): Advancing its efforts at curbing the spread of fake news through forwarded messages, WhatsApp is looking at a new tool that will help users identify better if a particular message has been doing the rounds already.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 22 (ANI): Tom Ford denied making degrading comments targeting US First Lady Melania Trump, after a tweet where he allegedly called Melania a "glorified escort" went viral.
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Moscow [Russia], Mar 19 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed into law a series of bills criminalising persons who would spread "fake news" or "disrespecting" the state, in a move which critics says will curtail freedom of speech of criticising the government.
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Panaji (Goa) [India], Mar 12 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) has warned the public against fake news about non-resident Indians (NRIs) being allowed to vote online in the Lok Sabha elections, beginning from April 11.
Moscow [Russia], March 8 (ANI): Russian senators on Thursday passed two bills that impose a ban on spreading fake news and criminalises disrespect of the state.
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New Delhi [India], March 6 (ANI): Upset over rumours of question paper leaks, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has filed an FIR with Delhi Police.
California [USA], March 3 (ANI): Moldova, which is considered among the poorest and most corrupt countries in Europe, did not make it to Facebook’s list of regions plagued with fake news and misinformation for three years.
New Delhi [India], Mar 2 (ANI): A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Central government to frame necessary guidelines for checking the spread of fake news by setting the accountability, liability and responsibility.
New Delhi [India], Feb 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged people to not get influenced by fake news being spread over social media by enemy countries. He also cautioned BJP party workers to be wary of attempts of attack by the Opposition, whom he called the "masters
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New Delhi [India], Feb 25 (ANI): Cyber expert Pawan Duggal on Monday endorsed the Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology’s move to check activities on social media platform while asserting that the same should have been done earlier.
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Ottawa [Canada] Feb 19 (ANI): Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey could be participating in the International Grand Committee (IGC), which is a collection of lawmakers from around the world who have come together to investigate into fake news, for the second gathering of public hearing later this year i