Nirayl’s preferred topics in journalism are politics as well as Covid-19. This dissertation aims to explore the reasons for the rise in misinformation and fake news, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. People relied on online news portals, mainly, but also on social media to assist them in remaining better informed about Covid-19 and vaccines. Fake news and misinformation had an impact on technology in the journalistic sector. The study aims to examine the impact of anti-vaxxers on herd immunity, and the role of technology during the Covid-19 outbreak.