External link to Covid19: WHO launches WhatsApp alerts to help curb disinformation

Covid19: WHO launches WhatsApp alerts to help curb disinformation

https://www.who.int/news-room/feature-stories/detail/who-health-alert-brings-covid-19-facts-to-billions-via-whatsapp The service can be accessed through a link that opens a conversation on WhatsApp. Users can simply type “hi” to activate the conversation, prompting a menu of options that can help answer their questions about COVID-19. Continue reading Covid19: WHO launches WhatsApp alerts to help curb disinformation

Hint to shut down social media spells trouble for internet freedom in Pakistan

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) chairman General (retired) Amir Azeem Bajwa has reportedly recommended to the government to shut down social media in the country as the only viable solution to stop blasphemy on the internet and come up with own … Continue reading Hint to shut down social media spells trouble for internet freedom in Pakistan