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SC issues notice to Centre on Facebook's plea to transfer case over Aadhaar-social media linking

Facebook Inc had filed a petition in the apex court seeking transfer of cases pending in three High Courts – Madras, Bombay and Madhya Pradesh – for linking social media accounts with Aadhaar in order to curb fake news.

Aug 20, 2019, 12:53 PM IST

5W1H: Indian Army hits out at Shehla Rashid for levelling false allegations, spreading fake news

The Indian Army came down heavily on the Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement leader, Shehla Rashid for spreading unverified information and fake news.

Aug 19, 2019, 16:36 PM IST

Facebook seeks transfer of case on linking Aadhaar-social media; SC to hear plea on Tuesday

Facebook Inc had filed a petition in the apex court seeking transfer of cases pending in three High Courts – Madras, Bombay and Madhya Pradesh – for linking social media accounts with Aadhaar in order to curb fake news.

Aug 19, 2019, 14:53 PM IST

Pakistan Army spokesperson shows old, fake video claiming victory post Balakot, later back tracks

The video was, in fact, a four-year-old video of Air Marshal speaking on 1965 war. It is widely available on YouTube under the title, "Nehru lost India the war: Air Marshal Denzil Keelor speaks about India's battle losses".

Jul 28, 2019, 22:22 PM IST

Kavi Yudh: Watch special poetic war on side effect of Social media

This special segment of Kavi Yudh brings to you about the side effect of Social media

Jun 30, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

Google says working hard to fight against fraud, fake business profiles on Maps

To tackle the frauds, Google said that it has taken down more than 3 million fake business profiles––and more than 90 percent of those business profiles were removed before a user could even see the profile.

Jun 24, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

WhatsApp to take legal action against entities abusing its platform

The development assumes significance as reports claimed that tools are being used by marketers and other entities to send out spam messages on the platform, that has more than billion users worldwide.

Jun 12, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

Modi government's priority to stop fake news circulation: I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar

Javadekar said that the government's priority is to get the right information across to the people.

Jun 04, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

Twitter acquires start-up to spot network manipulation

According to a report released by US cybersecurity firm FireEye, some Twitter accounts were posing as US Republican Congressional candidates to push pro-Iranian political messaging, CNET reported.

Jun 04, 2019, 15:48 PM IST

Zee News Exclusive: Prakash Javadekar promises to tackle fake news

This segment of Zee News brings to you an exclusive conversation with Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 04, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

"BJP is mixing religion with politics by using 'Jai Sri Ram' slogan'': Mamata Banerjee

Mamata took to Facebook and wrote that "some BJP supporters are trying to spread hatred ideology through one section of media - the so-called BJP media and the so-called fake video, fake news, misinformation and disinformation to create confusion and to suppress truth and reality." Watch this video to know more.

Jun 03, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

Deshhit: Gurugram man ‘abused, beaten up’ for wearing skull cap, Fake news?

A 25-year-old man, returning home from a mosque said he was allegedly assaulted and his skullcap forcibly removed by a group of unidentified persons in Gurugram’s Sadar Bazar area.

May 28, 2019, 15:12 PM IST

Deshhit: Gurugram man ‘abused, beaten up’ for wearing skull cap, Fake news?

A 25-year-old man, returning home from a mosque said he was allegedly assaulted and his skullcap forcibly removed by a group of unidentified persons in Gurugram’s Sadar Bazar area.

May 27, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

DNA analysis of Singapore's new law on Fake News

This segment of Zee News brings to you top news stories. DNA analysis of Singapore's new law on Fake News. Watch this video to know more.

May 10, 2019, 23:20 PM IST

Singapore passes fake news law amid freedom-of-speech fears

The Prevention from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill passed with 72 members voting in favour. 

May 09, 2019, 13:04 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, April 12th, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Apr 12, 2019, 22:24 PM IST

Parliamentary panel asks FB, WhatsApp to tackle fake news, engage more with ECI

The panel asked the social media companies to tackle fake news and engage more with the poll panel.

Mar 06, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

Air Marshal Hari Kumar retires, Pak media jumps the gun to call it 'sacking'

Several media outlets and journalists across the border were called out for their unverified reporting.

Mar 01, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Fake news: Pak media showing pictures of old IAF crashes as evidence of shot down fighter jets

Pakistani media conducted a masterclass in fake news on Wednesday morning, when several media houses aired footage and pictures of two Indian Air Force planes that the Pakistani military claimed it had shot down. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 27, 2019, 14:40 PM IST

DNA analysis on Rahul Gandhi's dancing video after Pulwama Attack

Rahul Gandhi’s attack on PM Modi for allegedly shooting for a film on the day of the Pulwama terror strike, BJP accused Congress of deleting a video which showed the Congress president shaking a leg on the day of the attack.

Feb 22, 2019, 22:30 PM IST