• Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018
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Newspaper editorials across US rebuke...

Newspaper editorials across US rebuke...

North America

Thu, Aug 16 2018

A representative for the White House could not immediately be reached for comment on the editorials

Another woman lynched in India after...

Another woman lynched in India after...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Lynchings are nothing new in India, but the spread of smartphones to even the most remote corners has...

Facebook cracks down on bogus posts...

Facebook cracks down on bogus posts...

World

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Hate speech and threats deemed credible are violations of Facebook rules, and are removed

India's social media monitoring plan...

India's social media monitoring plan...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Indian media also reported that the Supreme Court raised concerns about the plan to track social...

When fake news sparks violence: India...

When fake news sparks violence: India...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 14 2018

India is fertile ground for fake news to take hold and spread

Fighting the tropes of Russian...

Fighting the tropes of Russian...

John Lloyd

Sat, May 5 2018

Can you tell the difference between fake news and the real facts?

Malaysia's opposition cries foul over...

Malaysia's opposition cries foul over...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

Mahathir and other opposition leaders say the moves are intended to further help the prospects of Prime...

Danish national first to be convicted...

Danish national first to be convicted...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

The convicted person, a Danish citizen of Yemeni descent, was charged with spreading 'false news' after...

EU piles pressure on social media over...

EU piles pressure on social media over...

Europe

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Companies will have to intensify efforts to close fake accounts and put in place measures to reduce revenues...

Home minister: Govt trying to identify...

Home minister: Govt trying to identify...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 10 2018

'Not only Imran, but also other people who were with him in spreading the news will be

Modi second to none in fake news

Modi second to none in fake news

Mani Shankar Aiyar

Thu, Apr 5 2018

The man who will do anything to save his political skin

Facebook begins 'fact-checking' photos...

Facebook begins 'fact-checking' photos...

World

Mon, Apr 2 2018

In January, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook would prioritize 'trustworthy' news by using...

Malaysia proposes 10 years' jail for...

Malaysia proposes 10 years' jail for...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 26 2018

Malaysia is ranked 144th out of 180 countries in Reporters Without Borders' World Press Freedom...

How to spot fake news

How to spot fake news

Beth Hewitt

Thu, Feb 22 2018

It’s facts versus fabrication

Bangladesh’s own fake news

Bangladesh’s own fake news

Aiman R Khan

Sun, Feb 4 2018

We need to question a lot of the things that we read online

Pope Francis says fake news 'unfathomable...

Pope Francis says fake news 'unfathomable...

World

Thu, Jan 25 2018

'Fake news is a sign of intolerant and hypersensitive attitudes, and leads only to the spread of arrogance...

Rupert Murdoch says Facebook should...

Rupert Murdoch says Facebook should...

World

Tue, Jan 23 2018

In a statement issued by his News Corp, the publishing unit which includes newspapers in the United States,...

The fake news problem

The fake news problem

Magazine

Sat, Jan 20 2018

In the age of the Internet, how responsible are we about putting information out there for everyone and...

2nd Digital Khichuri Challenge winners...

2nd Digital Khichuri Challenge winners...

Tech

Thu, Dec 28 2017

The three-day Digital Khichuri Challenge was held in Jessore from December 19-21

How fake news in the Middle East is...

How fake news in the Middle East is...

Middle East

Mon, Sep 11 2017

In Lebanon, many are already on edge give the precarious situation in Syria and media drum-beating for...

Fake news stirring the Rohingya...

Fake news stirring the Rohingya...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Misleading and false news have always played a part in escalating the Rohingya conflicts almost every...