Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday sought strengthening the capabilities of law enforcement agencies to check misuse of social media for illegal activities, an official statement said.
Veteran actor Anupam Kher called Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "rockstar" after the latter posted his fitness video on social media.
The Congress said that the govt should rollback the increase in fuel prices instead of "showing fitness", apparently referring to BJP ministers posting videos of their workouts on social media.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore appealed to the people to get fit and fitter and posted photos and videos on his exercise regime on the social media to inspire others to follow his advice.
A team of progressive advocacy groups has asked the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to "make Facebook safe for democracy" by breaking the social media giant's monopoly in the market.
Facebook received more than 22,000 requests from the Indian govt for data in 2017, the second highest globally after the US, it said.
The number of posts on Facebook showing graphic violence rose in the first three months of the year from a quarter earlier, possibly driven by the war in Syria, the social network said.
Nearly 90 per cent of Twitter's 'active' users tend to spread falsehoods in the case of public emergencies or disasters, a study of more than 20,000 tweets has found.
Thousands of people marched through Moscow, throwing paper planes and calling for authorities to unblock the popular Telegram instant messaging app on Monday.
After Facebook's red warning labels to flag fake news backfired, FB is now literally sizing down the doubtful stories to prevent the triumph of falsehood on its platform.
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