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  1. The move follows repeated government allegations that platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and

    Sri Lanka proposes new law on fake news after Easter attacks

    Sri Lanka's government will introduce five-year jail terms for those caught spreading fake news and hate speech on social media, the government ...
  2. A combination photo from files of Facebook Google and Twitter logos

    Google, Facebook, Twitter still falling short in combating fake news: EU

    Facebook, Google and Twitter are still not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign to the European Parliament, the ...
  3. Picture illustration of 3D-printed Facebook logo in front of EU logo

    Who burned Notre Dame? Brussels goes after fake news as EU election nears

    The European Union has launched a coordinated fight against fake news ahead of this month's European Parliament elections, but officials ...
  4. Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc's F8 developers conference in

    Facebook takes down fake Italian accounts ahead of EU election

    Facebook said on Sunday it had taken down numerous Italian accounts on its platform that were false or were spreading fake news ahead of a ...
  5. DPM Heng in Switzerland

    Law to tackle online falsehoods not an attempt to suppress different opinions: Heng Swee Keat

  6. K Shanmugam May 8

    Parliament passes Bill to tackle online falsehoods after lengthy debate spread over two days

    Law Minister K Shanmugam addressed the MPs’ various concerns, including that the Bill could lead to the Government amassing more power and a ...
  7. S Iswaran speaking in Parliament on May 8, 2019.

    Ministers issuing directives, with scope for judicial oversight, strikes best balance in combating fake news: Iswaran

  8. Pritam Singh parl

    Workers' Party opposes online falsehoods Bill, says Pritam Singh