Gajraj Rao on rumour mongering amid Covid-19: This is not a relay race, you don’t have to forward every message you get
The actor believes it is important for people to first check the authenticity of messages regarding important issues like Covid-19 before sending them out to others.
Updated on May 20, 2020 12:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Juhi Chakraborty, Newdelhi
Residents’ apprehensions stem from the realisation that their neighbourhood is prone to communal tensions as is evident from the past instances.
Published on May 09, 2019 03:58 AM IST
New Delhi | By Shiv Sunny
Top WhatsApp executives, including chief operating officer Matthew Idema, have met the information technology (IT) secretary and other government officials to outline steps the company has initiated to combat circulation of fake messages on the platform that have incited some mob lynching incidents.
Updated on Jul 24, 2018 11:35 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
The woman was seen having biscuits in her hand, which prompted villagers to assume her to be a child lifter.
Updated on Jul 12, 2018 11:33 PM IST
Madurai (TN) | By Press Trust of India
A woman was tied to a pole and beaten up by villagers on suspicion of being a child lifter in Sonitpur district of Assam. However, the intervention of some other villagers ensured that the assault stopped and the cops were called.
Updated on Jun 30, 2018 01:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By HT Correspondent