From half-truths, hoaxes to covertly engineered disinformation campaigns, fake news has shown its prowess in bringing real-world consequences. It is now also capable of spreading faster and farther with more and more people relying on social media and search engines for news.
Singapore is no stranger to fake news too.
A recent survey by Blackbox Research Company among 1,000 Singaporeans shows that 88 per cent of them are worried about fake news. As more falsehood can be peddled, are you able to distinguish fake news from real news? Take this quiz to find out.
Quiz: Spot the Fake News