• Wed, 12 Sep 2018 17:49
    Court releases ‘fake news’ lottery vendor Thanawat on bail
    The Samut Sakhon provincial court on Wednesday afternoon granted a Bt300,000 bail release to the controversial lottery vendor Thanawat “Pete” Kamhaengpon.
    national
  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 11:37
    Fake news: Samut Sakhon vendor admits to lies over Bt90-million lottery win
    The much-praised lottery vendor at a petrol station in Samut Sakhon has admitted to telling lies about one of his patrons winning a set of first-prize tickets and getting Bt90 million.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 08:47
    Govt mulls action against India heads of social media on failure to check fake news
    Abide by law or face prosecution – this is the tough message likely to be sent to the India heads of social media platforms if the recommendations of a high-level government panel, which discussed steps to curb fake news and misinformation besides child pornography, are accepted.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 23 Aug 2018 09:33
    Asean journalists call for media to help lead battle against fake news
    Recognising fake news as a global challenge, media representatives of Asean countries agreed on Tuesday that the fight against falsehoods and disinformation must be a joint effort of all stake-holders in their societies.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 22 Aug 2018 14:47
    Fake news adds to India's flood torment
    Kochi, India - Cristiano Ronaldo has not donated $11 million to the Kerala flood disaster fund and there are no cracks in a key dam, but India's fake news machine has been working overtime to fuel confusion and fear.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
    Just search online for ‘baby parts wanted’
    It is rather presumptuous to accuse Nigel Pike of “fake news” as to Planned Parenthood, a heartless, callous and profit-oriented organisation selling baby body parts to any interested party and at best “market prices”.
    your say
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 01:00
    Who is peddling in fake news here?
    Re: Getting beyond the groupthink on Trump”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
    your say
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 01:00
    Mixed feelings in Iga over fake ninja story
    The municipal government of Iga, Mie Prefecture, has been taking a closer look at recent fake news articles that claimed the city is facing a shortage of ninja performers and offering job candidates a maximum annual salary of ¥9.45 million.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 29 Jul 2018 01:00
    Levy social media to stem "fake news" tide say UK MPs
    Britain should levy social media firms to fund efforts at stemming a "fake news" crisis threatening the fabric of democracy, a leaked report by lawmakers has said.
    Tech
  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 08:25
    Fake news triggers flood of applications from ninja hopefuls
    Fake internet news stories claiming "ninja" are in short supply and can earn extremely high salaries triggered a flood of applications to one area of the country from inside and outside Japan.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
    Defusing fake-news bombs amid real barrages in Syria
    Old images, fiction films and even video games have all been used to spread fake news stories in war-torn Syria – creating all the more work for a media collective debunking them.
    opinion
  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 01:00
    Death by ‘fake news’
    Social media fuels a wave of lynchings 
    opinion
  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
    Cave saga exposes the challenge of fake news
    Alternative news sources distort facts to grab public attention
    national
  • Tue, 26 Jun 2018 01:00
    Activist to sue media over threats
    LEGAL MOVES are being taken against online news outlets using “fake news” to incite hatred against activists campaigning to abolish the death penalty.
    national
  • Tue, 12 Jun 2018 01:00
    How China’s Internet giants fight fake news
    Fake news is the source of global calamity. Google, Facebook and Twitter are under fire in the United States for spreading fake news and wrong information that began appearing before the 2016 presidential election.
    opinion
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