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Facebook Introduces New Feature To Spot Fake News

Fake news has become a huge menace for social media, given the barrage of information flooding such sites. Social networking giant Facebook has therefore launched an initiative to tackle this. A new feature has been launched on the platform to help its user spot fake news and misleading information doing the rounds on the website. The feature(…)

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Girl’s Post About Ex Goes Viral, US Olympian Asks Her Out

One Tweet made this woman an internet sensation overnight! Going by the Twitter handle @candinam, Namrata Datta spoke what’s on the mind of every woman, when she wrote this: Spoke to my ex after 10 years. "Miss or Mrs.?" He asks Dr. I said. — Namrata Datta (@candinam) February 8, 2017 Soon, the tweet went(…)

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Research Says Men Lie More On Social Media

The running joke is that women take hours to get ready, they are fussy and conscious of their appearance. As a result of which they are more affected by likes and comments on social media profiles and its lack thereof. Such unfounded stereotypes can also be dismantled through concrete research as the one recently released(…)

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Complaint Filed Against Women Shopping In Pyjamas

We all face sexism everyday, in one way or the other. Some are very serious and extremely offensive and some have been normalised to the extent that it doesn’t really make us protest. [Feature image: ITV] In a shocking post which has caught attention on social media, a man posted a picture of two women in(…)

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#TreeOfLife: Making Brelfies A Work Of Art

This New Year’s Eve, a church in Kochi allocated a breastfeeding room for lactating mothers, keeping in mind the discomfort women go through when they have to scout for places to feed their babies. Some organisations in India offer a breastfeeding room in their office or a creche, but to a large extent, mothers face(…)

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Kylie Jenner Wants to Reduce Her Social Media Presence

Reality TV star, and owner of Kylie Cosmetics, Kylie Jenner will not be sharing personal posts on her official app anymore, after a post was put up on her app without her approval. a post went up today quoting something that I NEVER EVER said or saw. A very personal post that I would never(…)

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Twitter-Savvy Sushma Swaraj Named ‘Global Thinker 2016’

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has been named in the Global Thinkers of 2016 List that was compiled by the Foreign Policy magazine. Swaraj was among the 15 people in the list who were nominated in the category of decision-makers “For fashioning a novel brand of Twitter diplomacy”.

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