Isha Y Agarwal

COVIFN is a CoVID-19-specific dataset that consists of fact-checked fake news scraped from Poynter and true news from news publishers' verified portals. The dataset was pre-processed, the removal of special characters and non-vital information is performed.

The file contains columns such as:

Date: publish date of news article 

country: country the article is about

text: the news article content

label: fake or real news label

URL: the fact-checked site

source: original news source site

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[1] Isha Agarwal, Dipti Rana, "COVIFN : Fake News on COVID19", IEEE Dataport, 2021. [Online]. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.21227/vna0-wk05. Accessed: Jan. 26, 2022.
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1. Isha Agarwal, Dipti Rana. COVIFN : Fake News on COVID19 [Internet]. IEEE Dataport; 2021. Available from : http://dx.doi.org/10.21227/vna0-wk05
Isha Agarwal, Dipti Rana. "COVIFN : Fake News on COVID19." doi: 10.21227/vna0-wk05