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Overcoming ‘information poisoning’ in the ‘Mind Age’

After last month’s fatal Mumbai railway station stampede, a respected newspaper carried this stomach-churning headline: “Dying woman molested, video shows”. The bystander in the video accused of “molesting” the dying lady, it turned out later, was actually helping her. The south India-based daily that published the report apologized two days later for “failure to adhere to […]