Damian Hinds has said technology companies have a big responsibility to curb the spread of health misinformation on the internet.
Twitter has acquired a London-based start-up that’s developed artificial intelligence technology to understand fake news.
Angelina Jolie will join the BBC for a series of special programmes to introduce young people to truth rather than opinion.
The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee has published 234 pages of unseen documents, which it obtained in November this year from a company suing the social network.
An MP has claimed that Facebook knew about a possible cyber attack on the platform linked to Russia years before they were made public.
Conservative MP Damian Collins has said Leave.EU’s letter to his constituents shows that his committee has Arron Banks “rattled”, after Mr Banks was called to speak at a “fake news” inquiry by the committee.
Labour MP Lucy Powell has drafted a bill proposing to hold online forums and social media sites responsible for fake news and hateful or extremist content posted by users
Arkady Babchenko, the Russian journalist who appeared alive after being reported dead, could have played into Russia's hands by giving them an opportunity to deny fabricating the news
MP Damian Collins said high profile people usually recognise it's damaging to their reputation to refuse to appear in front of MPs
Can you work out what's fact and what's fake news? Test your knowledge
The Fake News Award winners include CNN, ABC and the New York Times
Donald Trump says the award will cover dishonestly and bad reporting
The Prime Minister accosted the Russian President in an unprecedented move
Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif claims Washington is attempting to 'whitewash' the role of US allies
Many have pointed out that fake news is in fact not one, but two words
The US president has been vocal on many different issues and blasted numerous people over the course of his presidency
Columnist and author Jonathan Freedland says the location for Donald Trump's speech was well chosen as he knew he'd be cheered
Video of camera crew arranging a shot of several 'Muslim mums' has been circulating on Twitter, leading to some to accuse the organisation of 'faking a protest'
The American entrepreneur's initiative to fight fake news has been officially launched with a crowdfunding intiative
The new website is to be called 'Wikitribune', and will be a crowdfunded news outlet which will pair professional journalists with online volunteers
Comedian Katherine Ryan joined Jon Holmes to chat about fake news, Emma Watson and reveal more about her new TV show 'How Did You Get So Rich?'
China has launched an attack on western media, claiming reports that a leading human rights lawyer was tortured by government agents are 'fake news'
Donald Trump had a very busy weekend
The President didn't make a direct reference to the high-profile resignation of Michael Flynn
talkRADIO spoke to RT's communications director Anna Belkina, and invited her to respond to the allegations levelled at RT over recent months.
The president of the United States had a busy weekend, and he let us know all about it over Twitter
The President was dealt a major blow to his executive order yesterday by the courts, so of course it came out on Twitter
Trump's top advisor recently claimed that two Iraqi refugees were responsible for a massacre which never happened. But why stop there?
Jon Holmes opened his show with a discussion about the snow, the BBC's fake news department and Labour MP Tristram Hunt resigning
Galloway says the principle of hereditary monarchy is ridiculous - you wouldn't expect it in any other walk of life