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10 days ago
Facebook combines AI, human review process to curb fake news

San Francisco, Aug 10 (IANS) In yet another attempt to curb the spread of fake news on its platform, Facebook on Thursday announced that it has expanded its human review process to identify and verify 'cloaking'. 'Cloaked' destination pages, which frequently include diet pills, pornography and muscle building scams, create negative and disruptive experiences for people, the company noted...

16 days ago
Early exposure to porn may up sexist attitude in men

New York, Aug 4 (IANS) Young boys exposed to pornography are more likely to develop sexist attitudes and seek dominance over women, researchers say. The findings showed that a young male's exposure to pornography was associated with the need for power over women, while in older men it was linked with promiscuity. We found that the younger a man was when he first viewed pornograph...

24 days ago
Mexicans relying on religion to break addictions

Mexico City, July 28 (IANS) Some Mexicans are turning to their faith to break their dependence on alcohol or drugs by taking oaths to the Virgin of Guadalupe, whose basilica here receives some 200 devotees each day who swear to leave their addictions behind. It's impressive the number of people who come to take their oath. Each day we attend to about 200 people, Father Raymundo Maya Paz,...

1 month ago
Twitter kills 90,000 fake accounts promising online sex

San Francisco, July 18 (IANS) After a US-based digital security company alerted Twitter about a massive botnet campaign promising online sex to its users, the micro-blogging website has removed nearly 90,000 such fake accounts. Dubbed as 'SIREN', the fake botnet campaign was discovered by ZeroFOX, a Baltimore-based security firm specialising in social-media threat detection. To o...

1 month ago
China shuts 73 illegal live streaming platforms

Beijing, July 17 (IANS) China's anti-pornography office closed 73 illegal live streaming platforms in the first half of 2017 and imposed life bans on 1,879 live streamers who severely violated regulations. From January to June, more than 120,000 accounts were cleared and 38,179 accounts that violated regulations were blocked, the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publicati...

1 month ago
Blocked over 3,500 child pornography websites, Centre tells SC

New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Central government on Friday informed the Supreme Court that it last month it has blocked more than 3,500 child pornography websites but ruled out the installation of jammers in school buses to block these websites. Telling the bench of Justice Dipak Misra, Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice Mohan M. Shantanagoudar that it was taking various other steps to...

1 month ago
US man could face 300 years in jail for sexual assaults

Los Angeles, July 12 (IANS) A man living in California, charged with sexually assaulting at least four children including a five-year-old, could face 300 years in prison, a report said on Wednesday. According to the NBC Los Angeles report, Gilbert Andrew Chavarria broke into homes and sexually assaulted children in the cities of Escondido and San Marcos, located about 140 km south of Los...

1 month ago
James Franco portrays dual characters in 'The Deuce'

Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) Actor James Franco will be seen portraying dual characters in TV series The Deuce, a new teaser for the drama has revealed. HBO channel has released a new teaser for the show, and Franco will be seen playing Vincent and his twin brother Frankie Martino in the show, reported aceshowbiz.com. The series will also feature actress Maggie Gyllenhaal who will...

1 month ago
NCPCR platform to report online child abuse enhanced

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) With child abuse finding new forms and channels through mobile and digital technologies, victims of such cyber crimes can now lodge their complaints at National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR)'s enhanced online platform 'POCSO e-box'. Considering the growing menace of cyber crimes targeting children, POCSO e-box has been enhanced to handle cybe...

1 month ago
We prudes feel assailed, but we'll win in the end

These days people are willing to stand up for every subset of sexual identities -- except for one group. What about prudes? Our rights are trampled on every day. Several times a week, something shocking comes on TV and my children shout Not suitable for Dad! and I have to race out of the room before kissing, pillow talk or worse appears on screen. I was at a school drama ...

2 months ago
YouTube star arrested on child porn charges

Chicago, June 14 (IANS) YouTube star Austin Jones was arrested at an airport here on child pornography charges. Arrested on Monday, Jones, who has amassed over 500,000 subscribers for his acapella music covers, has been charged with two counts of production of child pornography, reports aceshowbiz.com. Jones has been accused of using digital mediums like Facebook and iMessage to ...

2 months ago
Affirming goal of child labour-free society, India ratifies global conventions

United Nations, June 13 (IANS) India ratified two international conventions against child labour on Tuesday with an affirmation by Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya of the nation's goal of achieving a child labour-free society. The instruments of the ratification - the documents affirming acceptance - of the conventions were deposited with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in ...

2 months ago
Uzbekistan bans video games over 'distorting values'

Tashkent, May 30 (IANS) Uzbekistan has banned a long list of computer games deemed to be distorting values and threatening stability, the media reported on Tuesday. The list of 34 games ranges from ego-shooters to horror or erotic games and has been approved by a government commission, reports the BBC. It also includes global hits like Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (GTA), Call of...

2 months ago
'Existing laws on live broadcasts not applicable to internet'

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) On the heels of Facebook defending its Content Policy after the leak of its content moderation guidelines, a research analyst has said that existing laws on live broadcasts don't apply to the internet. The social media companies have no liability towards online content like murder, rape, terrorism and suicide under intermediary laws around the world. Social media...

3 months ago
China probes online porn, fake news organisations

Beijing, May 22 (IANS) Four teams of inspectors are undertaking a month-long investigation into online pornography and fake news organisations across 11 Chinese provincial-level regions, an official said on Monday. The probe, which will finish on May 26, aims to clean up harmful information online, targeting live-streaming, cloud service providers, mobile apps and websites circulating po...

3 months ago
141 arrested in Indonesia over gay sex party

Jakarta, May 22 (IANS) The Indonesian police have arrested 141 men in a raid on a gay sauna here, a day before two men were to be publicly flogged for having sexual relations, the media reported on Monday. Authorities raided what they said was a sex party promoted as The Wild One, held at a sauna and gym venue in Jakarta's north on Sunday night, the Guardian reported. Police spok...

3 months ago
Child slavery down in India but child abuse up: Satyarthi

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The number of child workers in India has fallen considerably but incidents of sexual violence against children has gone up, Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi has said. Satyarthi also being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 had greatly helped him in his long-running campaign against child labour and child abuse not just in India but across the world. Sp...

3 months ago
VR technology could make pornography all the more 'real'

London, May 19 (IANS) Virtual reality technologies that put users into experiences where previously they were an onlooker could dramatically change the way people experience pornography, making the extreme, degrading or even abusive imagery in such content become all the more real, researchers have warned. VR technology allows the user to become an active part of these new sexual experie...

3 months ago
Teen held for 'sexual acts' with brother

Rome, May 17 (IANS/AKI) A 16-year-old Italian girl has been arrested in the UK for sex offences against her six-year-old brother and for distributing child pornography on social media, Italian Police said on Wednesday. The teen was arrested on a European arrest warrant and faces charges of sexual violence against a child, sex with a child, abusing a family member and disseminating child ...

3 months ago
China arrests 12 for spreading porn online

Beijing, May 9 (IANS) Chinese authorities arrested 12 people on suspicion of using a live-streaming mobile app to spread pornography, police said on Tuesday. As part of the Clean Internet 2017 campaign, China has increased efforts to address online pornography, Xinhua quoted the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications as saying. --IANS ksk/mr

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