ASIA-PACIFIC

Some viral diseases listed in this post were first reported elsewhere in the world, studies show

Published on 19/05/2020 at 11:28


Fake 'roadmap' for India's plans to relax coronavirus lockdown circulates online

Published on 19/05/2020 at 10:10


This video has circulated in reports about sloth bears in India before the coronavirus pandemic

Published on 18/05/2020 at 04:41


Experts dismiss purported doctor's 'ridiculous' claim that ingesting semen could cure COVID-19

Published on 15/05/2020 at 10:58


This video has circulated in reports about a 2016 attack on a Turkish military convoy in Turkey

Published on 15/05/2020 at 04:50


Myth circulates online that prolonged use of face masks can cause hypercapnia

Published on 14/05/2020 at 11:10


This video shows victims of a gas leak at an Indian chemical plant

Published on 13/05/2020 at 07:15


This 2017 photo shows food waste in Australia -- it is unrelated to the COVID-19 pandemic

Published on 12/05/2020 at 08:29


This video has circulated in reports since at least 2015 -- years before the COVID-19 pandemic

Published on 12/05/2020 at 04:05


Misleading claim circulates that flu vaccines make people more vulnerable to infections

Published on 11/05/2020 at 08:04


This is a doctored photo -- the original image has circulated in reports about a Saudi policeman

Updated on 02/09/2020 at 18:26


This video of a Kim Jong Un impersonator has circulated online since at least 2018

Published on 08/05/2020 at 10:00


This photo shows a 'die in' protest by environmental activists in Germany

Updated on 07/08/2020 at 06:32


Hoax circulates that ‘not a single vegetarian has contracted COVID-19 according to the WHO'

Updated on 02/09/2020 at 19:34


There is no evidence that low level radio waves from smart meters can harm plants, experts say

Published on 08/05/2020 at 00:41