Stories about South-Asia from September, 2017
This week, two populations on opposite sides of the globe are facing communication shutdowns amid rapidly worsening humanitarian crises.
Salvadoran journalists face violent threats on social media, Japanese activists stomp on hateful tweets and Chile doubles down on data retention.
Twitter Tells Kashmiri Journalists and Activists That They Will Be Censored at Indian Government's Request
"It is an attempt at intimidating those who post the truth that will never be shown by Indian media."
People are keen to tackle fake news on Facebook. But picture becomes more complex when news and information spread through WhatsApp.
"In fact, this is an assassination on democracy. In her passing, Karnataka has lost a strong progressive voice..."