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Social media ads lead to rescue of 24 parakeets

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Social media ads lead to rescue of 24 parakeets

Blue hand-tamed parakeet for sale Beautiful white and yellow parakeets for sale  Advertisements on social media led wildlife officials to three houses in Behala, Rajpur and off the EM Bypass and helped rescue at least 24 parakeets in different colours. Three teams of officers from the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau swooped down on the three…

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Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline

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Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline

One of Facebook’s third-party fact-checkers accused Britain’s governing Conservative Party on September 13 of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads on the social media platform. UK fact-checking charity Full Fact found that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s party has been funding ads on Facebook that link to a BBC article with an apparently altered…

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