Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Tuesday, February 7, 2023

2021 Video Of Florida Building Collapse Falsely Linked To Turkey Earthquake

Claim A multi-storey building collapsing owing to the powerful earthquake that struck Turkey and Syria early Monday The archived version of the tweet can be seen...

NEWS

Old, Unrelated Images Shared As Aftermath Of Recent Blast In Peshawar

At least 88 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack at a mosque in Pakistan’s Peshawar on Monday. Following this, social media platforms...

Britishers protest against BBC for releasing documentary on Gujarat Riots?

As soon as the BBC released the documentary on Gujarat Riots 2002, various protests took place terming the documentary ‘a propaganda against the PM...

POLITICS

Britishers protest against BBC for releasing documentary on Gujarat Riots?

As soon as the BBC released the documentary on Gujarat Riots 2002, various protests took place terming the documentary ‘a propaganda against the PM...

‘Secret Meeting’ Between BJP & Congress ? No, Old Photo Viral...

A photograph of PM Modi and Congress leader Sonia Gandhi seated on adjacent sofas has created a stir on social media ahead of the...

VIRAL

2021 video of Florida building collapse was linked to Turkey earthquake

2021 Video Of Florida Building Collapse Falsely Linked To Turkey Earthquake

Claim A multi-storey building collapsing owing to the powerful earthquake that struck Turkey and Syria early Monday The archived version of the tweet can be seen...

Tsunami After Turkey Earthquake? No, Viral Video Is From 2011 Japan Tsunami

We found that the viral video of the Tsunami wave is not from Turkey- Syria's coastline but from Japan’s Miyako town. 

Viral Video Not Of 80-Million-Year-Old Shark, But Species That Dates Back To Prehistoric Times

Claim A prehistoric 80-million-year-old “frilled shark” discovered in Awashima, Japan. https://twitter.com/perspectivewow/status/1620076075014569987 The archived version of the tweet can be seen here. Fact Newschecker first ran a keyword search for...

RELIGION

‘Hindutva Goons’ Assaulting ‘Dalit Girl’ In UP? No, Video From MP Viral With False...

A disturbing video showing a group of men dragging a woman by her hair, brutally kicking and assaulting her with sticks, while she screams...

Old Video From Denmark Shared Claiming To Show Recent Quran Burning In Sweden

A video of a man burning a book in the middle of a street only to be stopped and thrashed by three others is...

Rishi Sunak’s Staff Enjoying Pongal Meal? NO, Here’s The Truth Behind The Viral video 

A viral video showing some police officials and others eating a traditional South Indian meal is originally from Ontario, Canada

Fact Check

Science & Technology

Here’s What Experts Have To Say About The ‘Google Pay Scam’ That Is Going Viral On Social Media

Ever since its launch in 2016, the Unified Payments Interface (UPI), has played a major role in the growth of digital payments in the...

No, Donald Trump’s Facebook And Instagram Accounts Were Not Reinstated

Viral claim that Meta has reinstated Donald Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts...

Time To Leave Earth? Here’s The Truth Behind Viral Post Quoting ISRO Chairman

Claim ISRO chairman S Somanath has cautioned that Earth is no longer safe and that humans would have to shift to another planet. An archived version...

COVID-19 Vaccine

DAILY READS

Did Arvind Kejriwal Follow Twitter Account Posting Adult Content ? Here’s...

Social media platforms were taken by a storm on Wednesday after users spotted Delhi CM and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal as one of the...
The Union IT minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw, released a draft version of the proposed Indian Telecommunication Bill 2022, inviting suggestions from the public till October 20

From OTT Regulation To Atma Analogy, Here’s A Look At Draft...

The Union IT minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw, released a draft version of the proposed Indian Telecommunication Bill 2022, inviting suggestions from the public till October...

Coronavirus

No special directions regarding Christmas and New year's eve celebrations have been announced by the government yet, but keeping in view the latest trend of Covid-19, the Union government has released SOPs for the state and the public to adhere to

India Makes Testing Mandatory For Travellers From Countries Seeing Covid Spike:...

The rising Covid-19 cases across the globe has prompted concerns in India too, with central health minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday making the RT-PCR...

Viral WhatsApp Forward On XBB Variant Has No Basis In Facts

The spurt in Covid-19 in neighbouring China, Japan, and the US has also led to a rise on Covid-19 misinformation.  The latest is a viral...

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2021 Video Of Florida Building Collapse Falsely Linked To Turkey Earthquake

Claim A multi-storey building collapsing owing to the powerful earthquake that struck Turkey and Syria early Monday The archived version of the tweet can be seen...

Tsunami After Turkey Earthquake? No, Viral Video Is From 2011 Japan Tsunami

We found that the viral video of the Tsunami wave is not from Turkey- Syria's coastline but from Japan’s Miyako town. 

Viral Video Of Kiara Advani & Sidharth Malhotra Dancing Together Is Not From Their Wedding Festivities In Jaisalmer

Since the news of Kiara Advani’s wedding to Sidharth Malhotra in Jaisalmer surfaced last week, social media platforms have been buzzing with excitement over...

Viral Video Not Of 80-Million-Year-Old Shark, But Species That Dates Back To Prehistoric Times

Claim A prehistoric 80-million-year-old “frilled shark” discovered in Awashima, Japan. https://twitter.com/perspectivewow/status/1620076075014569987 The archived version of the tweet can be seen here. Fact Newschecker first ran a keyword search for...

2017 Photo Of Stir Over Coal Mine Falsely Shared As Recent Protests Against Adani In Australia

Several social media users are sharing an image of a group of people on a beach, holding signs that spell out #STOPADANI, claiming it...

Weekly Wrap: False Claims On North Korean Military Choir, Peshawar Blast & More

While a blast in Peshawar flooded social media platforms with unrelated visuals calming to depict the aftermath of the explosion, an edited video was...