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This photo was taken in 2019, not during the Covid-19 pandemic

Updated on 15/03/2021 at 05:37


Bhagat Singh’s sister Prakash Kaur passed away in September 2014 in Canada

Published on 15/03/2021 at 04:01


Facebook posts circulate fake Australian press release that was intended as satire

Published on 13/03/2021 at 07:11


Video with inaccurate subtitles used to falsely claim Pakistani women chanted blasphemous slogans at women’s day march

Published on 13/03/2021 at 02:41


Viral video recirculates hoax that Marcos heir is Philippine vice president

Published on 12/03/2021 at 11:01


Old hoax circulates on Thai social media warning people to turn off mobile phones due to harmful cosmic rays passing Earth

Published on 12/03/2021 at 10:16


No, the video was originally uploaded as satire by a Greece-based Facebook user

Updated on 27/04/2021 at 16:54


This photo shows a fire at a shopping mall in the Philippines in 2020

Published on 12/03/2021 at 09:46


This photo shows South Korea’s governor taking part in a Covid-19 vaccination simulation exercise

Updated on 15/03/2021 at 04:02


Facebook posts misleadingly claim Israel reserves beach chairs for vaccinated people only

Published on 12/03/2021 at 09:17


Experts dismiss Philippine volcano warning

Updated on 12/03/2021 at 09:58


This is a mis-subtitled video which shows Putin giving a speech during a 2016 military parade

Updated on 12/03/2021 at 08:32


Sheikh Mohammed did not say great-grandson 'will be back on a camel' in 2014 interview

Published on 12/03/2021 at 06:13


This is a flag of a Pakistani feminist organisation — it is purple, not the blue found on the French tricolour flag

Published on 12/03/2021 at 03:56


Misleading posts circulate online claiming that NYT, Deutsche Welle endorsed China’s Covid-19 vaccines

Updated on 12/03/2021 at 13:02