Workshop on ‘Online Verification and Fact Checking’ (Nov 3, 2018)

As part of Google News Initiative, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication organised a day-long workshop on ‘Online Verification and Fact Checking’ on November 3, 2018. The workshop focused on the menace of fake news content, including photographs and videos. Noted journalist, Faisul Yaseen was the resource person for the workshop. He imparted hands-on training to journalism students on verification of photographs and videos. He also deliberated on the Google News initiative.