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Panel on online falsehoods unveils 22 recommendations to fight fake news

On fact-checking coalition, Select Committee notes divergent views on whether govt should be part of it


THE Select Committee on Deliberate Online Falsehoods has called for new laws that will grant the government powers to swiftly disrupt the spread of online falsehoods, as part of a broad suite of measures to counter the scourge of fake news.

The committee made 22...

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