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Monthly Archives: November, 2021

No, World Economic Forum’s Article From July 2021 Did Not Carry Information on Omicron Variant

An updated article by World Economic Forum carrying information on the Omicron variant was falsely shared as the original article dated July 12, 2021.

Video Shared With False Claim Of Delhi Government School Being Turned Into Madrassa

A video with the false claim of a Delhi government school being turned into Madrassa is viral. The actual location of video is Vijay Nagar, Ghaziabad. Claims about the school being converted to a Madrassa are also false.

Anti-Congress Protest Over Rajasthan Unemployment Shared As UPTET Aspirants Waiting To Take The Test

An image claiming to show UPTET aspirants is actually from a protest by Rajasthan's youth against unemployment.

Omicron Variant: All You Need To Know About latest “Variant Of Concern”

While there is much speculation, experts are reserved about Omicron variant and its impact considering the studies are still on.

Weekly Wrap: From Wrong Image Of Noida Airport To Mr Bean’s Death, Top Fake News Debunked

From Mr Bean's death to Noida airport to Balaji Ratha carrying a Christian flag, here are the top fake news debunked by Newschecker this week

Image Of Daxing Airport Shared As Model Of Jewar Airport In Noida

PM laid foundation stone of Jewar Airport in Noida on November 25, but several BJP leaders shared the image of Daxing airport on social media.

Japan Is Not Using Ivermectin To Treat COVID19, False Claims On Substituting Drug For Vaccines Viral

Claims on substituting Coronavirus vaccines with Ivermectin in Japan are widely shared online. Newschecker's investigation found the claim to be false.

Old Video From Mexico Shared As Cattle Washed Away In Flood-Hit Tirupati

Old video of cattle washed away due to heavy rain is falsely shared as a recent video from Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh.

‘Translation Error’ Behind Misinformation On Afghanistan Cannabis Processing Unit

A day after Afghanistan Interior Ministry announced investment by Australian company Cpharm to set up a hashish processing unit, the company called out the claim as false.

Fact Check: Rowan Atkinson A.K.A Mr. Bean Is Not Dead

Social media posts claiming Rowan Atkinson a.k.a Mr. Bean is dead is widely shared online. Newschecker contacted the actor’s management team and found the actor is alive but the rumours of his death are both frequent and baseless.

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