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Six Fake News Techniques and Simple Tools to Vet Them

August 20, 2018
GIJN

There are different ways that fake news sites fake us out. In GIJN’s latest tutorial, Olga Yurkova, co-founder of Ukrainian fact-checking project StopFake, runs through six main techniques used and offers some simple tools to verify what is true — and what isn’t. | Read more|

Lynchings: Ministry panel considers changes in law, a relief fund

August 20, 2018
The Indian Express

The draft report will be submitted to a committee headed by Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, that had been set up by the Home Ministry on July 23 to “deliberate” and “make recommendations” for separate penal provisions on incidents of mob violence. | Read more|