Google and Facebook have announced plans to combat fake news through restrictions on advertising. Two men in Bangalore are fighting it with their WhatsApp focused Check4Spam service. Handout photo Google and Facebook have announced plans to combat fake news through restrictions on advertising. Two men in Bangalore are fighting it with their WhatsApp focused Check4Spam service. Handout photo
Google and Facebook have announced plans to combat fake news through restrictions on advertising. Two men in Bangalore are fighting it with their WhatsApp focused Check4Spam service. Handout photo

The truth-vigilantes fighting India’s fake news

It’s ‘our way of helping society’, say two men in Bangalore whose mission is to bust false messages circulating on WhatsApp

Google and Facebook have announced plans to combat fake news through restrictions on advertising. Two men in Bangalore are fighting it with their WhatsApp focused Check4Spam service. Handout photo Google and Facebook have announced plans to combat fake news through restrictions on advertising. Two men in Bangalore are fighting it with their WhatsApp focused Check4Spam service. Handout photo
Google and Facebook have announced plans to combat fake news through restrictions on advertising. Two men in Bangalore are fighting it with their WhatsApp focused Check4Spam service. Handout photo
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