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The BBC has been working to combat the issue of fake news through initiatives such as 'BBC Reality Check', a political discourse fact-checking service.
Manon maintains her Facebook account to be able to stay in touch with the large number of users on the huge social network and as a "gateway" to log into other apps.
In India, Facebook already is in partnership with a Mumbai-based fact-checking organisation called 'Boom'.They are trying to focus on the underdeveloped countries, too.
Facebook's fact-checking efforts are now in place in 14 countries, with more to be added this year, using independent partners to verify information.
As of now, Facebook will not get money out of the membership now.
The company has worked with a policy team to introduce the new step towards combating drug abuse, Engadget reported.
Parenting, cooking and home cleaning private groups on the social networking platform will be the first ones to access the new feature as part of a pilot programme.
BJP leader S Ve Shekher, who shared derogatory comment against women journalists on Facebook, gets bail
The BJP leader had shared a Facebook post claiming women journalists compromise themselves.
A law graduate’s Facebook post has gone viral where she claimed she thrashed a man for flashing at her at Kanhangad railway station.
The social network currently bans advertisements for the sale of weapons and modifications, like magazines.
People who visit "Blood Donations centre" on Facebook can also sign up to be a blood donor and get notified directly when there is a need for blood nearby.
The page will include posts and photos, friends you have made and major life events over the years.
A resident of RT Nagar, who had posted details of a trip she was taking out of the city on Facebook, returned to find her house ransacked with her jewelery, cash and a two-wheeler missing.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the husband was upset as his wife would be busy with Facebook most of the time and she was not paying attention to the family.
WhatsApp on its website said that when a user makes a payment, the mobile messaging app creates the necessary connection between the sender and recipient of the payment, using Facebook infrastructure.