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PTI
September 23, 2018
Under pressure to clamp down on sinister messages, Whatsapp has appointed a grievance officer for India and detailed out the process for users to flag concerns and complaints, including those around fake news.


BusinessToday.In
September 20, 2018
The Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) is drafting another letter asking the Facebook-owned platform to design a technology-led solution to trace the origins of incendiary messages.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, September 17, 2018
Air pollution causes health hazards, but a recent study says it also affects human intelligence.


Sonal Khetarpal
New Delhi, September 13, 2018
When it comes to fake news, 72 per cent Indians profess to have seen news stories by media organisations saying something that wasn't true, the survey findings say.


PTI
New Delhi, September 12, 2018
Those who drew an honorarium of Rs 3,000 will from now on get Rs 4,500 and those who used to get Rs 2,200 will get Rs 3,500, he said. The honorarium of Anganwadi helpers will be hiked from Rs 1,500 to Rs 2,500, says the PM.


Rajeev Dubey
New Delhi, September 6, 2018
Ladies from the families were not supposed to ask any questions with regard to the business activities as the same were supposed to be handled by male members.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, September 5, 2018
India is surely a dream place for any senior-level executive eyeing for the top job in the thriving tech sector. But that's not true in case of Facebook and WhatsApp as no one seems to be interested in leading the country that provides the social media giant maximum number of users in the world.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, September 5, 2018
Balaji Krish, Twitter's global head of revenue strategy and operations, is relocating from the US to take over as the interim country lead till a replacement is hired.


Sonal Khetarpal
New Delhi, September 3, 2018
Precision-targeting through authentic voices has led to the rise of micro-influencers, but self-regulation is needed for success.


BusinessToday.In
September 1, 2018
Earlier in July, the government had formed a high level committee chaired by the Union Home Secretary to deliberate the matter of mob violence and make recommendations.


BusinessToday.In
August 30, 2018
Launched with a focus on regular episodes, named Facebok Shows, the platform will allow creators and publishers to share and monetise their content, similar to YouTube.


BusinessToday.in
New Delhi, August 30, 2018
Rupee hits record low of 70.82, falls 23 paise against US dollarThe rupee on Thursday extended losses for the fourth consecutive session and plunged to an all-time intra day low against the US dollar on strong month-end dollar demand from oil importers and foreign fund outflows. The currency fell 23 paise to hit a new record low of 70.82 per dollar. The slide was triggered by factors such as crude prices hitting multi-month highs fuelled by supply shocks along with concerns over ...


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 30, 2018
The instant messaging company will conduct training classes for specific locations in the hope of spreading awareness about fake news.


PTI
New Delhi, August 29, 2018
The issue was discussed by a committee of secretaries, which was constituted following lynching of nearly 40 people in last one year reportedly due to circulation of fake news in popular social media platforms like WhatsApp.


BusinessToday.In
August 28, 2018
Digital payments in India is now poised for a great leap forward as global tech giants slug it out for a bigger slice of the pie.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 27, 2018
Interestingly, other foreign players like Facebook, Google, etc, already have hired their grievance executives for India. Google has hired a grievance professional for its payments service Google Tez too.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 24, 2018
India's electric vehicles subsidy policy, Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles, is being revived; WhatsApp has turned down government's demand to provide it with a solution to track origin of messages on its platform; and the rupee has slipped below the 70-mark against the dollar to close at 69.81. BusinessToday.In Editor Rajeev Dubey explains this and more on The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 23, 2018
The government is likely to introduce new guidelines soon to ensure better compliance, speedier action to stop the spread of rumours or offensive content on their platforms, as well as better enforcement.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 22, 2018
Flood hit Kerala seeks hike in borrowing limit to 4.5% to raise Rs 10,500 croreBattling its worst flood in nearly a century, Kerala is planning to raise an additional Rs 10,500 crore debt for rehabilitation and rebuilding. To achieve this, the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today said that his government will ask Centre to raise the ceiling on borrowing for the state to 4.5 per cent of the GDP. The borrowing limit is currently capped at 3 per cent. GSK seeks mid-September bi...


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 21, 2018
There are also very sinister developments, that provokes crime like mob lynching, revenge porn. You (WhatsApp) must find solutions to these challenges which are downright criminal violation of Indian laws, says Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.


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