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ISL: Mumbai City FC Beat FC Pune City In Maharashtra Derby

Mumbai City FC registered their first win of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2018 and it came at the expense of their Maharashtra rivals FC Pune City at the Mumbai Football Arena on Friday. A maiden ...

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Facebook launches 'war room' to combat manipulation

Facebook launches 'war room' to combat manipulation - In Facebook's "War Room," a nondescript space adorned with American and Brazilian flags, a team of 20 people monitors computer screens for sign...

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Facebook has set up a War Room to fight misuse of its platform during elections

In line with its efforts to prevent the misuse of its platform during elections, Facebook has set up a War Room to reduce the spread of potentially harmful content. Facebook faced flak for not doin...

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Foreign investors cautious on India, pharma consumption attractive: Steven Birch

The US Fed is expected to raise the interest rate to 2.5 percent in December, 3 percent in 2019 and 3.5 percent in 2020, which could further make FPIs pull out money from India, Steven Birch, Presi...

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Fernando Haddad accuses front-runner Jair Bolsonaro of illegal campaign practices

A Brazilian presidential candidate on Thursday accused his far-right adversary of illegal campaign practices for allegedly allowing friendly businessmen to secretly pay to spread slanderous message...

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Fake news deluge prompts Brazil election court to play catch-up

Not only are Brazilians heavy social media users, they’re particularly fond of Facebook-owned WhatsApp, where encrypted exchanges are virtually impossible to monitor.

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Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region. It is the world's fifth largest country, both by geographical area and by population, with over 193 million people.