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Did Singapore deport an Indonesian preacher without explanation?

| Government, International Politics, Religion, Society | No Comments
On 16 May, the Indonesian preacher Abdul Somad Batubara was denied entry into Singapore at Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal. A day later, he posted an image and a short video…

[VACCINEWatch]: Are vaccines making immune systems weaker, resulting in more infections like dengue and hepatitis?

| COVID-19, Vaccine | No Comments
We came across this post on Telegram: According to the message, the immune systems of both vaccinated and unvaccinated people have been degraded due to graphene being transmitted from the…

Did McDonald’s put up this billboard to hire ‘crypto bros’?

| Business, Technology | No Comments
We came across this image being shared on a Singapore-based Telegram group: The left side of the image is a collage of screenshots from Reddit and Twitter talking about the…

[COVIDWatch]: Is New Zealand issuing fines and jail sentences to unvaccinated people?

| COVID-19, Government, International Politics, Society | No Comments
We came across this post in a Singapore-based Telegram group, as well as on Twitter: The post claims to show a letter issued by the New Zealand Ministry of Health,…

Is there ‘666’ written on this Singapore building?

| Society | No Comments
We came across this post on a Singapore-based Telegram group: We see a collage of two photos being shared, both of which are of buildings. According to the author of…

Is Tamil not on the directional signage of Changi Airport?

| Society, Transport | No Comments
We came across this post on Facebook: According to the video, filmed in Changi Airport which is Singapore‚Äôs major civilian international airport, the directional signage there contains only three of…

Are food processing plants being set on fire on purpose to create food shortage?

| Society | No Comments
We came across several messages being shared on Singapore-based Telegram groups: The authors of the comments talk about how there have been a suspicious number of food processing plants and…

[COVIDWatch]: Are individuals trackable even after deleting their TraceTogether app?

| COVID-19, Health | No Comments
We have updated the article with clarifications from GovTech. The rating has been changed from unproven to false. - We came across this conversation thread on a Singapore-based Telegram group:…

[VACCINEWatch]: Did the Manchester City Council produce this infographic?

| COVID-19, Health, Vaccine | No Comments
We came across this infographic being shared on a Singapore-based Telegram group: The infographic is purportedly by the Manchester City Council and the NHS (National Health Service), both of which…

[VACCINEWatch]: Is blood from the unvaccinated preferred for transfusions and surgeries?

| COVID-19, Health, Vaccine | No Comments
We have updated the article with clarification from HSA. The rating has been changed from likely false to false. - We came across this message being forwarded on a Singapore-based…

[VACCINEWatch]: FDA approved the COVID vaccine due to Dr. Fauci’s wife?

| COVID-19, Health, Vaccine | No Comments
We came across this image being forwarded on a Singapore-based Telegram group: In the image, we see a photo of two individuals, one of the whom we recognise to be…

Are birds we see every day actually drones sent to spy on us?

| Society | No Comments
We came across this post being shared on Facebook: Below is the video in full: In the video, we see an individual holding on to what looks like a pigeon.…