Proposed new law on fake news will complement existing ones: Azalina

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More input required before draft on fake news bill is finalised

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Malaysia meets social media giants Facebook, Twitter and Google to discuss fake news law

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Azalina: Google, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter offer 'positive response' to fake news Bill

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Putrajaya meets tech giants on proposed fake news law

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Social media reps meet in Parliament over fake news law

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Fake news law: Social media providers' input sought, says Azalina

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KUALA LUMPUR (March 13): The government has roped in representatives from social media platforms to discuss the upcoming bill to address fake news, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Sri Azalina Othman Said. In a statement today, Azalina said the meeting, held at the Parliament yesterday, included representatives from Google, Facebook, Youtube, Twitter and Asia Internet ...
Anti-Fake News Bill meant to safeguard people's interest ...
"This is to create a bill that is holistic in battling the dissemination of fake news. Discussions were also held with social media platform providers such as Asia Internet Coalition, Google, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Social media service providers to identify fake news handles ...
NEW DELHI: Home minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday told the Lok Sabha that the ministry had asked social media service providers to identify handles spreading fake news, which were responsible for ...
A guide to anti-misinformation actions around the world | Poynter
The service, which prompts users for their email addresses, a link to the fake news and any social media networks they saw it on, ferries reports to the Polizia Postale, a unit of the state police ...
Govt of India says law of abetment applies to social media ...
The Minister said that, just when there is provocative writing in newspapers, the newspaper cannot say that it is not responsible, if there is "fake unconfirmed news" on social media, because ...
Germany advances measure to combat fake news | TheHill
Germany advances measure to combat fake news. ... curb the presence of fake news on social media. The bill would ... purveyors of fake news, German lawmakers say social media companies have ...
Fake News: Fresh Guidelines On The Way To Make Social Media ...
IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had earlier told Parliament that in order to fight the menace of fake news over social media, ... Government Says It 'Expects' Social Media Companies To Behave ...
Monsoon session of Parliament 2018, Day 2 | As it happened
The minister says social media service providers have been asked to install checks in their platforms. Such incidents are unfortunate, I have spoken to the chief ministers personally to ensure the ...
Germany cracks down on social media over fake news ...
Germany cracks down on social media over fake news ... Share on Twitter (opens new window) ... The bill says failure on the social networks' part to establish effective complaint management ...
Government Says It 'Expects' Social Media Companies To Behave ...
Government Says It 'Expects' Social Media Companies To Behave Responsibly ... side effects of social media platforms. IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad even ... of social media to fake news will ...
Social media platforms must provide tech solutions to filter ...
Social media platforms must provide tech solutions to filter fake news: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad ... media and instant messaging service providers targeting Indian users, do not deprive ...
Germany approves bill to fine social media up to €50mn over ...
Germany approves bill to fine social media up to €50mn over online hate speech, fake news Published time: 30 Jun, 2017 10:29 ... This law is the logical next step for effectively tackling hate speech since all voluntary agreements with the platform providers have been virtually ...
Rajnath blames fake news on social media for lynching ...
Rajnath blames fake news on social media for lynching incidents, asks states to take action Also in this section Those involved in lynchings cannot be nationalists: Naidu
Fake News: Social Media Networks In Germany Must Remove Hate ...
Fake News: Social Media Networks In Germany Must Remove Hate Speech Or Face Fines. ... says it has found at least 250 fake stories over the past year, ... But the U.N. has criticized the bill ...
Rajnath Singh Calls Mob Lynching Unfortunate, Blames Fake ...
Share. A. A. A. increase text size ... against the culprits and asked social media service providers to install checks to stop spread of rumours and fake news. Home Minister Rajnath condemned the ...
Make tech companies liable for use of "harmful and misleading ...
Disinformation and 'fake news' interim report published by ... There needs to be far greater analysis done to expose the way advertising and fake accounts are being used on social media to target people with disinformation during election periods. ... Sub-Committee writes to Minister about UK ...
Russia, Accused of Faking News, Unfurls Its Own 'Fake News ...
The bill "will become an instrument of censorship" unless social media companies develop algorithms to distinguish real news from fake news, removing the human element and potential bias ...
Opinion: How fake news is being co-opted by governments ...
In early April 2018 the Malaysian government, led at the time by Prime Minister Najib Razak, passed an Anti-Fake News bill. The new law was instituted to "protect the public from fake news ...
How fake news becomes a popular, trending topic - CBS News
Your story's gonna be, "Here's a guy, spreads fake news, uses social media and these social media people better," I know the story you guys are doing before you do it. Scott Pelley: What ...
Mahathir says anti-fake news law to get 'proper' definition ...
It covers digital publications and social media and will apply to offenders who maliciously spread "fake news" inside and outside Malaysia, including foreigners, if Malaysia or a Malaysian ...
South Africa: Social Media Regulation a Means to Isolate ...
State Security Agency minister David Mahlobo says his department's intentions in potentially regulating social media is to isolate the "real threats" posed by cybercrime.
Malaysia meets social media giants Facebook, Twitter and ...
KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The Malaysian government has sought views from social media platform providers as part of its effort to draft a new law to combat fake news, said ...
Three ministries set up web-monitoring group to look out for ...
A woman looks at videos posted to a social media website in Phnom Penh on Monday. The government announced establishing an interministry working group to monitor the internet, purportedly to keep an eye out for fake news.
Anti-fake news law - Najib's shock and awe
For those who use social media (which is just about everyone), this is the mother of all laws - Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak's version of shock and awe. ... Thus, fake news is whatever the ...
Oppn stages walkout in LS over lynching incidents | Deccan Herald
Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the Centre had issued advisories to the state governments asking them to take stern actions against people responsible for lynching. ... social media service ...
Bill Text - SB-1424 Internet: social media: advisory group.
This bill would require the Attorney General, not later than April 1, 2019, General, subject to receipt of sufficient private funds, as specified, to establish an advisory group consisting of at least one member of the Department of Justice, as well as Internet-based social media providers, civil liberties advocates, and First Amendment scholars to study the problem of the spread of false ...
Google News - Overview
Rajnath blames fake news on social media for lynching incidents, asks states to take action.. ... Social media service providers to identify fake news handles: Rajnath Singh ... says Rajnath Singh. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh countered the no-confidence motion against the BJP government ...
SB 1424: State Creates "Advisory Committee" on Fake News—by ...
There is no Fake News in the media. ... is considering creating a "fake news" advisory group in order to monitor information posted and spread on social media. Senate Bill 1424 would require the California Attorney General to create the advisory committee by April 1, 2019 ...
Germany To Facebook: Promptly Remove Fake News Or Pay $53 ...
The German cabinet approved a plan Wednesday that fines social media websites such as Facebook and Twitter up to $53 million if they do not promptly remove hateful posts ... Germany To Facebook: Promptly Remove Fake News Or Pay $53 Million Fine ... "The providers of social networks ...
Cambodian Government Blocks 15 Independent News Sites
Citing poll 'disruption,' Ministry of Information orders internet service providers to block Voice of America's Khmer service, Radio Free Asia's Khmer service, others ... on social media Thursday ...