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Twitter vs Modi Sarkaar: How Parliamentary panel is making the fight against fake news unwinnable

Parliamentary panel's stand-off with Twitter is looking like the govt is mainly concerned with protecting right-wing voices and accounts.

The last year and a half have been nothing but trouble for social media giants Facebook and Twitter. The two have constantly fielded questions over data security and even faced scrutiny over allegations of playing a part in influencing results of crucial elections worldwide. 

While there is no doubt that Facebook has been the cause of the majority of such concerns, Twitter – and its CEO Jack Dorsey – have had to face uncomfortable questions too over their perceived inability to keep a check on the spread of fake news and hate speech – both tools

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