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Are there 12,500 millionaires living in Northern Ireland?

CLAIM: There are 12,500 millionaires living in Northern Ireland. CONCLUSION: Unproven. The information published by Barclays Wealth & Investments contains...

Are there 208 Ireland-Northern Ireland border crossings?

CLAIM: There are 208 border crossings between Ireland and Northern Ireland. CONCLUSION: Unproven. It is extremely...

Are there 208 Ireland-Northern Ireland border crossings?

Did Jeremy Corbyn walk in a paramilitary funeral procession?

CLAIM: Jeremy Corbyn walked in a paramilitary funeral procession. CONCLUSION: False. The image of Corbyn was altered...

Did Jeremy Corbyn walk in a paramilitary funeral procession?

Do our primary pupils receive least per child?

CLAIM: “For every child coming into school in Northern Ireland, they are getting much less than their counterparts...

Do our primary pupils receive least per child?

Do a third of graduates return to Northern Ireland?

CLAIM: “…a third of young people from Northern Ireland who go to university travel outside Northern Ireland,...

Do a third of graduates return to Northern Ireland?