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Google disputes Trump claim of political bias in search results

Wednesday 29 August 2018 | 10:25 CET | News
Google has come under fire from US President Donald Trump for displaying only negative news about him in its search engine results. The company disputed the claim, saying it does not favour search results for political purposes, Reuters reports.

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