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India asks telcos to find ways to block Facebook, WhatsApp in case of misuse

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has asked its telecom operators to find ways of blocking applications such as Facebook and messaging app WhatsApp in the case of misuse, according to a document seen by Reuters.

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India asks telcos to find ways to block Facebook, WhatsApp in case of misuse

India has asked its telcos to find ways of blocking applications such as Facebook and messaging app WhatsApp in the case of misuse.

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Facebook faces delay to WhatsApp payments in India

India’s government is holding up Facebook Inc’s plans for a nationwide launch of its WhatsApp payments service over concerns about how users’ data will be stored and other issues, according to people familiar with the matter.

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WhatsApp curbs message forwarding in bid to deter India lynch mobs

Facebook Inc's WhatsApp is rolling out a global test measure to rein in messages forwarded by users, the messaging app said, after the spread of rumours led to several killings in India and sparked calls for action from authorities.

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India’s top court demands government act to stop lynchings

India’s Supreme Court on July 17 asked the government to enact a new law and stem what it called “horrendous acts” of lynching, after some 22 people were killed by mobs this year.

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Arrests after India mob kills man over WhatsApp child kidnap rumour

Indian police said July 15 they have arrested 32 people after a man was killed by a mob in the country’s latest lynching over suspicion of child kidnapping sparked by rumours on WhatsApp.

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WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news after India murders

WhatsApp took out full-page advertisements in Indian newspapers July 10 offering “easy tips” to identify fact from fiction after a slew of recent murders spurred by hoaxes shared on its platform.

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WhatsApp launches media blitz to dispel India’s fake news woes

Facebook Inc's WhatsApp messaging platform on July 10 published advertisements in key Indian newspapers to tackle the spread of misinformation, its first such effort to combat a flurry of fake messages that prompted mob lynchings.

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India asks WhatsApp to curb spread of false messages

India has asked Facebook Inc-owned WhatsApp messenger to take steps to prevent the circulation of false texts and provocative content that have led to a series of lynchings and mob beatings across the country in the past few months.