Mohd. Arif v. State of Uttarakhand

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Mohd. Arif v. State of Uttarakhand

Mohd. Arif v. State of Uttarakhand In the High Court of Uttarakhand C.M.A. (C-482) 909/2014 Before Justice U C Dhyani Decided on August 19, 2014 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving transmission of fake news and … Read More

Amit Garg v. State of Uttarakhand

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Amit Garg v. State of Uttarakhand

Amit Garg v. State of Uttarakhand In the High Court of Uttarakhand B.A. 153/2014 Before Justice U C Dhyani Decided on March 06, 2014 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving blackmailing and transmission of sexually explicit … Read More

Mohd Arif v. State of Uttarakhand

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Mohd Arif v. State of Uttarakhand

Mohd Arif v. State of Uttarakhand In the High Court of Uttarakhand Crl. W.P. 19/2014 Before Justice U C Dhyani Decided on March 03, 2014 Relevancy of the case: Transferring the investigation to CBI in a case involving ransom demands … Read More

Big Tech, Politics, and Scandals

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Big Tech, Politics, and Scandals

When Christopher Wylie was in his mid-teens, he expressed hopes of becoming a statesman. If not, he assumed he would be another small merchant resorting to Machiavellian methods to sell petty goods. A decade later, he finds a place in the list … Read More

How to identify fake news? Key takeaways from BPRD’s Guide

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how to identify fake news

Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPRD)’s National Cyber Research & Innovation Centre (NCR&IC) published a guide for law enforcement agencies on spotting and investigating fake news and misinformation. This 40-page guide was published on May 08, 2020, but it … Read More

The Great Indian WhatsApp University

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WhatsApp is one of the most popular platforms for communication in India. With a user base of more than 400 million users, it has unfortunately become one of the most misused platforms, as far as misinformation and fake news are … Read More