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Faiz Ahmad Faiz’s daughter Moneeza Hashmi dropped as speaker at I&B event

What does it mean when a government extends its hostility for another government to eminent persons

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Linet Kwamboka: Your data is your power

In last year’s general election in Kenya, Linet Kwamboka received a surprising SMS from a candidate

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Facebook’s Free Basics quietly pulled from Myanmar, other markets

Facebook’s controversial Free Basics service quietly disappeared from several markets over the past few months, according to The Outline.

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Cambridge Analytica is shutting down

Cambridge Analytica, the political consultancy firm at the centre of the Facebook data-sharing scandal, is shutting

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Boom Fact-Check Questions Jagran’s Story of Kathua Rape

Boom, a fact-checker initiative lead by Govindraj Ethiraj has questioned Dainik Jagran over their hide-and-seek of

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An educational game to fight ‘fake news’ online

Fake It To Make It is a browser-based game with an unusual premise. Players create and

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What your pay apps share with third parties

During his US Senate testimony Wednesday in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica data leak, Republican

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French security researcher reveals data-theft through Narendra Modi official app

‘Vigilante hacker’ who goes by the name Elliot Alderson on Twitter, had created a stir recently

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Police lathicharge as 1000 JNU students take out march

Protests against compulsory attendance, autonomy and “lack of administrative action” against JNU Professor Atul Johri turned

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