Calling obstruction of proceedings ethically and constitutionally wrong, he said it was even more disturbing when such disruptions are pre-planned.
Anurag Thakur, the Minister of Information and Broadcasting replied in writing, to a question raised in the parliament that PIB Fact Check has responded to 28,578 requests of fact checking since 2019, when it was established.
This is one of the few government entities to have a telegram channel.
BKU media in-charge Dharmendra Malik also said that Tikait was not arrested, even as cops warned of action against fake news.
The Union Health Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday that facts have been 'twisted and misrepresented' in some social media posts
The Indian Railways informed that the wrong news clips are being circulated on social media platforms
Shetty has alleged that producers at the company have shared a fake poster of the movie with which he is not associated.
People are forwarding the fake news on social media platforms including WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter.
The website 'Pradhan Mantri Yojana Loan' claims that people in need of money for new business ventures can avail the benefits of the scheme launched by PM Modi.
Earlier, Congress leader Udit Raj was booked for allegedly propagating fake news in a tweet that the teenagers were raped and their bodies cremated against the will of their family.
Earlier in the day, the court had said that some media coverage on Disha Ravi’s case indicates sensationalism and prejudicial reporting.
News platforms on January 9 claimed that the former Pakistani diplomat Zafar Hilaly admitted to the speculation that the Indian airstrike on February 26, 2019, killed 300 people on the Pakistani side in Balakot.
How social media users reacted to a morphed version of SRK image.
Despite the deadly flood of misinformation, New Delhi appears simply unable to counter the formidable public advocacy machine of Silicon Valley majors
Doctored videos being circulated to create confusion, says TMC minister
The apex body has managed to get the bank details of the culprit and demanded an immediate probe into the matter.
The Crime Intelligence Unit (CIU) of the Mumbai crime branch had issued summons against Sundaram and he had been asked to join the investigation at 11 am on Saturday.
The submissions have been made by the ministry in reply to the PIL by former RSS idealogue K N Govindacharya seeking directions to the Centre, Google, Facebook and Twitter to ensure the removal of fake news, hate speech floating on social media platforms.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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