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New Jersey [US], January 22 (ANI): During a time, when depression rates are increasing day by day due to COVID-19, a new study has revealed that people who feel depressed are more likely to believe vaccine-related misinformation.
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New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Thursday blocked 35 YouTube channels, 2 Twitter accounts, 2 Instagram Accounts, 2 websites and a Facebook, stated Vikram Sahay, Joint Secretary (P&A), Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Friday f
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Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 18 (ANI): Kerala government on Tuesday restricted medical practitioners from spreading incomplete, inaccurate, and unsubstantiated information about COVID-19 to the public on various media platforms.
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New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI/Mediawire): The new year began with a lot of development about the CBSE 2022 Term 2 exams, but there has been widespread misinformation, according to an official note from CBSE:
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New Delhi [India], January 9 (ANI): Delhi Police have identified 46-Pakistan-based Twitter handles which were engaged in spreading a fake video in which culprits tried to show that a Cabinet meeting is discussing a matter which is "against Sikh community", informed the police.
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Washington [US], January 3 (ANI): Twitter on Sunday permanently suspended an account of US Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene, for "repeated violations" of the company's COVID-19 misinformation policies.
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Washington [US], December 29 (ANI): Terming Omicron variant as nothing more than a "seasonal cold virus", a US-based cardiologist has warned against "overreaction and over-reach" by government agencies, saying their actions are causing panic and providing misinformation.
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New Delhi [India], December 26 (ANI): UP MLA Shrikant Sharma said rumours of the discontentment of the Brahmins with the BJP in Uttar Pradesh were misinformation promoted by the opposition because they lack an issue to pose a challenge to the party and get clean-bowled on the issue of develo
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Islamabad [Pakistan], December 14 (ANI): China appears to be using Islamabad for a bilateral arrangement to facilitate unhindered control over Pakistan's domestic media through an initiative which disguises as a joint effort to counter a "western smear campaign" and monitor public opinion, t
Washington [US], December 13 (ANI/Sputnik): Society, not social networks, is to blame for COVID-19 misinformation, Andrew Bosworth, a key executive at Facebook, said in an interview with Axios on Monday.
Washington [US], December 12 (ANI): Meta, which owns Facebook, has deactivated over 500 accounts tied to a Chinese-based internet misinformation network. The accounts pushed the allegations of a fictitious Swiss scientist named "Wilson Edwards," who claimed the US was interfering with the se
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 10 (ANI): Narcotics Control Bureau Mumbai unit chief Sameer Wankhede and his wife Kranti Redkar have approached the Dindoshi court with a suit against Google, Twitter and Facebook alleging that the platforms are being used to spread misinformation again