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Bill Gates denies conspiracy theories that he created virus outbreak

Doctored photos and fabricated news articles by conspiracy theorists targeting Gates have gained traction since the start of the pandemic

24 Jul 2020 10:13 AM

Twitter flags Trump's tweet again; says it violated rules about 'glorifying violence'

The move came after Trump tweeted that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts" in reference to the ongoing unrest in Minneapolis

29 May 2020 4:01 PM

Trump threatens to 'close down' social media platforms

The spat began when Twitter labelled two of the US president's tweets as "unsubstantiated" and accused him of making false claims

27 May 2020 6:50 PM

Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets

In a statement, Twitter said Trump’s vote-by-mail tweets “contain potentially misleading information about voting processes "

27 May 2020 8:57 AM

YouTube adds fact-check panels to videos in US to curb spread of misinformation

Fact-check information panels highlight credible findings by third-parties so YouTube viewers can make informed decisions about claims.

29 Apr 2020 3:13 PM


A Bible? A Quran?: Reality check of viral post shows different story

Posts claiming the book was a Bible or Quran found underwater hail the supposed discovery as miraculous.

19 Jun 2019 2:30 PM

Get 10,000 views to start making money: YouTube

Google has also gone ahead to implement fact policing on its websites too.

08 Apr 2017 11:32 AM

Google expands fact checking in news searches

Google has been working with more than 100 news organizations and fact-checking groups.

08 Apr 2017 9:24 AM