Tag archive for ‘Media’
By admin On Friday, February 26th, 2021
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Black & Asian communities trust family more than govt and media for Covid-19 vax information amid lagging BAME jab uptake in UK

New research commissioned by the British Red Cross has revealed that black, Asian and minority ethnic groups (BAME) are more likely to trust vaccine information given to them by their families than the government More...

By admin On Friday, February 26th, 2021
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EU’s Von der Leyen and Michel Brief Media Discuss Defence and Security Meeting

On 25 February members of the European Council spoke about the recent developments linked to the coronavirus pandemic, while Thursday’s meeting will primarily focus on the bloc’s partnership with NATO and cybersecurity. Sputnik More...

By admin On Friday, February 26th, 2021
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Tweeter, tailor, soldier, spy: Canada’s spy agency inadvertently seeks double agent in laughable social media gaffe

The Canadian espionage agency used a quote from ‘A Perfect Spy’, a novel about a double-agent who betrayed his country, in a Twitter recruitment ad, raising questions about its own ‘intelligence’. The Canadian More...

By admin On Friday, February 26th, 2021
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McDonald’s SPIES on its employees seeking minimum wage of $15 per hour – media

Fast food giant McDonald’s has reportedly set up a team of ‘intelligence analysts’ to monitor and gather data on employees suspected of being members of the ‘Fight For $ 15’ movement, which seeks a minimum More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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India introduces strict new rules on social media companies in battle on ‘double standards’

The Indian government announced new regulations on social media giants, which will come into force in three months, as part of its campaign to tackle the “double standards” of these companies in removing content. The More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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Australian parliament passes law requiring Big Tech to pay media after last-minute changes prompted by Facebook news ban

Australian lawmakers have passed a law that forces tech giants like Facebook and Google fork out money for the media content. Critics argue the bill was watered down after Facebook imposed a week-long ban on Australian More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
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Israeli PM urges Biden to maintain sanctions on International Criminal Court to stave off war crimes investigation – media

Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly urged US President Joe Biden to maintain his predecessor’s sanctions against the International Criminal Court, arguing that even if he disagrees with them, the US and Israel must More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
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As Australian government caves, Facebook announces first proposed deal with media after lifting own news content ban

Social media giant Facebook has announced its first proposed deal with an Australian news organization after the tech company lifted its journalism ban on the site over the government’s proposed media code legislation. Hours More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
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Facebook to lift ban on Australia’s news after standoff as Canberra agrees to amend law forcing Big Tech to pay media

Facebook has vowed to revive thousands of Australian news pages after the local government said it would amend its new media code, which requires web platforms to pay for news content, following a weeklong standoff. Treasurer More...

By admin On Sunday, February 21st, 2021
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Home Office urged to investigate after media says asylum seekers subjected to sexual harassment & abuse in govt-run hotels

Some migrants have been mistreated and even sexually exploited while staying at hotels operated by UK government contractors, a new report has revealed, prompting calls for a formal inquiry into the matter. The More...