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  1. FILE PHOTO: EU flags fly outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels

    EU leaders to warn of cyber, fake news threat to May elections

    European Union leaders will sound the alarm this week over the threat of EU elections in May being undermined by a coordinated campaign of fake ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: A 3D printed Facebook logo is placed on broken glass above a printed EU flag in this il

    Facebook plans more fact-checking ahead of European Parliament election

    Facebook plans to ramp up efforts to fight misinformation ahead of the European Parliament election in May and will partner with German news ...
  3. Iswaran at Better Internet Conference

    Students to play bigger role against fake news with media literacy toolkit

    Students are set to play a bigger role in the fight against fake news, as the authorities ramp up outreach efforts to combat the growing menace.
  4. Whatsapp India

    Commentary: India's 'WhatsApp election' will fuel the misinformation blame game

    The misuse of WhatsApp has been connected with at least 30 incidents of murder and lynching, Philippa Williams and Lipika Kamra point out.
  5. FILE PHOTO: A man reads a newspaper at the reception area of Facebook's new office in Mumbai

    Indian parliamentary panel asks Facebook to do more to curb fake news: sources

    An Indian parliamentary panel on Wednesday asked Facebook Inc to do more to tackle so-called fake news on its platforms ahead of a general ...
  6. S Iswaran Total Defence

    Don’t forward fake news, use strong passwords: S Iswaran on putting Digital Defence into action

  7. elderly, senior woman using phone in library

    Commentary: Don't blame the kids, it's grandparents who share more fake news

    People over the age of 65 shared nearly seven times as many articles from fake news domains, Financial Times' Gllian Tett points out.
  8. Students attend a lesson on "Fake News: access, security and veracity of information" in

    Commentary: How one school is fighting fake news

    Financial Times' Simon Kuper visits a school in Brussels - and uncovers how they fight fake news.