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# false-claims - Sunday 16 August, 2020

From Myanmar, New York, Mexico, Switzerland to Ireland: The global spread of Covid misinformation

There have been countless claims made about Covid-19. We examined the origins of a select few.

# false-claims - Monday 30 March, 2020

Debunked: That WhatsApp message with health tips from a doctor in China is false and misleading

A message claiming to be from a friend’s uncle who works in a hospital in China has been circulating lately.

# false-claims - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Leaflets making false link between abortion and cancer on offer at World Meeting of Families

The best-available medical evidence consistently refutes the claims made in the leaflet.

# false-claims - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Woman charged with fraud after claiming husband had died in Grenfell Tower fire

Joyce Msokeri is alleged to have claimed over €10,000 in funds meant for survivors of the fire.

# false-claims - Sunday 16 April, 2017

From The42 'Do they really say that?': Schmidt denies claims he has a say on provincial team selection False Claims

'Do they really say that?': Schmidt denies claims he has a say on provincial team selection

The Ireland head coach gave a wide-ranging interview to RTÉ’s Michael Corcoran.

# false-claims - Sunday 25 October, 2015

From The42 Man United defender denies rumours he's one of two players planning to come out as gay False Claims

Man United defender denies rumours he's one of two players planning to come out as gay

The Daily Mirror claim one of them is an England international.

# false-claims - Monday 6 April, 2015

Rolling Stone has been forced into a massive back-down over this frathouse rape story

The magazine has issued an apology after the article was widely discredited.