Acting upon the various requests for extension in the submission date, we have decided to extend the date to 24th September 2021.
URL: https://www.urdufake2021.cicling.org Training set: https://www.urdufake2021.cicling.org/dataset
*Description* The dissemination of Fake news always beat out the truth with significant growth. Fake news and false rumours are spreading further and faster, reaching more people, and penetrating deeper into social networks. We propose the task titled “Fake News Detection in the Urdu Language", which aims at identifying deceiving news articles in the Urdu language spread via digital media. The objective of organizing this task is to address the problem of detecting deceiving information in the Urdu language using digital media text.
*Note: All the working notes will be published in CEUR Workshop Proceedings.*
**Important Dates** 30th April – Open Track websites and training data release 15th September – test data release *20th September 24th September [EXTENDED]– run submission deadline* 26th September – results declared 1st October - technical report submission for publication in Working Notes FIRE 2021 5th October - Review Notifications 10th October – Camera Ready Due 16th-20th December - FIRE 2021 (Online Event) Submission notes: https://www.urdufake2021.cicling.org/submission Registration: https://www.urdufake2021.cicling.org/registration
*Organizers* Maaz Amjad, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico Sabur Butt, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico Hamza Imam Amjad, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Russia Grigori Sidorov, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico Alisa Zhila, Independent Researcher, USA Alexander Gelbukh, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico -------------- next part -------------- A non-text attachment was scrubbed... Name: not available Type: text/html Size: 2693 bytes Desc: not available URL: <https://mailman.uib.no/public/corpora/attachments/20210920/e8923d68/attachment.txt>