Category: News

News | July 4, 2020

News Coronavirus: The human cost of fake news in India

Image copyright Getty Images Fake or misleading news can have a real impact on those who find themselves the targets. This has been a particular problem in India during the coronavirus pandemic, where reliable sources of news are frequently drowned out by unverified information online.False information has had serious consequences for minority communities as well…

News | July 4, 2020

News Week in pictures: 27 June-3 July 2020

A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright DALE DE LA REY/AFP Image caption A woman is hit with pepper spray deployed by police as they cleared a street of protesters rallying against a new national security law in Hong Kong Image copyright JOHN THYS/AFP Image caption A vandalised…

News | July 3, 2020

News Coronavirus: The human cost of fake news in India

Image copyright Getty Images Fake or misleading news can have a real impact on those who find themselves the targets. This has been a particular problem in India during the coronavirus pandemic, where reliable sources of news are frequently drowned out by unverified information online.False information has had serious consequences for minority communities as well…

News | July 3, 2020

News Week in pictures: 13-19 June 2020

A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright Mohammad Ponir Hossain / Reuters Image caption Wearing protective suits and face masks because of coronavirus, barbers get to work in a salon in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Image copyright Dylan Martinez / Reuters Image caption Protester Patrick Hutchinson carries an injured counter-demonstrator…

News | July 2, 2020

News Coronavirus: The human cost of fake news in India

Image copyright Getty Images Fake or misleading news can have a real impact on those who find themselves the targets. This has been a particular problem in India during the coronavirus pandemic, where reliable sources of news are frequently drowned out by unverified information online.False information has had serious consequences for minority communities as well…

News | July 2, 2020

News Week in pictures: 13-19 June 2020

A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright Mohammad Ponir Hossain / Reuters Image caption Wearing protective suits and face masks because of coronavirus, barbers get to work in a salon in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Image copyright Dylan Martinez / Reuters Image caption Protester Patrick Hutchinson carries an injured counter-demonstrator…

News | July 1, 2020

News Coronavirus: The human cost of fake news in India

Image copyright Getty Images Fake or misleading news can have a real impact on those who find themselves the targets. This has been a particular problem in India during the coronavirus pandemic, where reliable sources of news are frequently drowned out by unverified information online.False information has had serious consequences for minority communities as well…

News | July 1, 2020

News Week in pictures: 13-19 June 2020

A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright Mohammad Ponir Hossain / Reuters Image caption Wearing protective suits and face masks because of coronavirus, barbers get to work in a salon in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Image copyright Dylan Martinez / Reuters Image caption Protester Patrick Hutchinson carries an injured counter-demonstrator…