Facebook Wants to Resist the Spread of Fake News in India using Fact Checkers
Amidst data-leak, privacy, and false information issues its facing worldwide, Facebook has partnered with BOOM, a Mumbai-based fact-checking organization, to tackle the spread of "Fake News" in India ahead of the Karnataka State Assembly Elections of 2018.
Large-scale Evacuation in Central Berlin As Recently Unearthed WWII Bomb Is Being Disposed Of
Massive evacuation in Central Berlin as an unexploded 500kg WWII bomb was discovered near the central railway station. Disruption of public and private transport services across the city is expected as Berlin Police bomb disposal squads work to resolve the situation.
Zimbabwean military has deposed President Robert Mugabe after 38 years
Zimbabwe’s military has placed Robert Mugabe, the country’s sole ruler since attaining independence in 1980, under house arrest leading to telling signs of a Military coup and a hostile takeover amidst internal power struggles among the country's elite.
Same-sex marriage legalized in Australia by overwhelmingly public vote
A postal survey of the entire country of Australia concludes by a majority public vote to legalize Same-sex Marriage. This is a monumental vote for the country and its people and a step in the right direction.