Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Old And Unrelated Videos Falsely Shared As Footage Of British Ship Struck By Houthi Missile

ClaimTwo videos claimed to be footage of British ship Rubymar sinking after being hit by a Houthi missile.FactViral videos are of old and unrelated...

NEWS

girl pleading not to be evicted

Haldwani Violence: Video From 2023, Showing A Young Girl Pleading Not...

Police have apprehended 30 individuals, among them Abdul Malik, believed to be the suspected mastermind behind the recent outbreak of violence in Haldwani on Thursday, over an anti-encroachment drive. 
Media Outlets Misreport Video Of Men Dancing In Elephant Costume, As Real

Media Outlets Misreport Video Of Men Dancing In Elephant Costume As...

Claim: A video which appears to show an elephant dancing amidst a crowd.Fact: The 'dancing elephant' is actually two people dressed up in an...

POLITICS

Tamil Nadu DMK MLA Thrashing On-Duty Police Officer? No, 2018 Video...

ClaimVideo showing a DMK MLA thrashing an on-duty police officer in Tamil Nadu.Fact2018 video of a BJP councillor from Meerut assaulting a police officer...

Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra Halted Over Rahul Gandhi’s Italy Visit? No,...

Claim Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra discontinued for 10 days, and the Congress leader jets-off to Italy (his grandmother's home) to celebrate February 14. Such...

VIRAL

Viral videos claimed to show a British vessel sinking after being struck by a missile fired by Houthi militants found to be old and unrelated.

Old And Unrelated Videos Falsely Shared As Footage Of British Ship Struck By Houthi...

ClaimTwo videos claimed to be footage of British ship Rubymar sinking after being hit by a Houthi missile.FactViral videos are of old and unrelated...

Tamil Nadu DMK MLA Thrashing On-Duty Police Officer? No, 2018 Video Viral With False...

ClaimVideo showing a DMK MLA thrashing an on-duty police officer in Tamil Nadu.Fact2018 video of a BJP councillor from Meerut assaulting a police officer...

Sandeshkhali Unrest: Woman Narrating Her Ordeal Attacked Mid-Interview? No, 2018 Video Viral With False...

ClaimA woman in Sandeshkhali who was narrating her ordeal was attacked mid-interview.Fact2018 video of a BJP worker being attacked, allegedly by TMC worker, while...

RELIGION

Video From Prayer Meet For Sidhu Moose Wala Falsely Linked To Farmers’ March

ClaimMuslims disguised as Sikh farmers are joining the protest march.Fact2022 video of a turban langar organised at the last prayer meet of Punjabi singer...

2022 Video Showing Clashes Between Two Groups In Patiala Falsely Linked To Farmers’ March...

ClaimVideo shows “Khalistani terrorists” attacking a temple.Fact2022 video showing the incident that took place during a clash between two groups in Punjab’s Patiala.  Since the...
girl pleading not to be evicted

Haldwani Violence: Video From 2023, Showing A Young Girl Pleading Not To Be Evicted,...

Police have apprehended 30 individuals, among them Abdul Malik, believed to be the suspected mastermind behind the recent outbreak of violence in Haldwani on Thursday, over an anti-encroachment drive. 

Fact Check

Science & Technology

Debunking the Seismic Waves Card: Can It Really Hack Your Phone in Seconds? 

Claim: File called Seismic Waves CARD, allegedly circulated as photos of Morocco earthquake, will hack your phone in 10 secondsFact: The viral claim regarding...

What’s HAARP & Is It Responsible For The Turkey Earthquake? Here’s A Fact Check

Over  46,000 people have been killed and thousands have been left injured after a devastating earthquake measuring 7.8 in the Richter scale struck Turkey...

Here’s What Experts Have To Say About The Viral ‘Google Pay Scam’

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

COVID-19 Vaccine

DAILY READS

Is Adani Group Linked To Uttarakhand Tunnel Collapse? Here’s What We...

The multi-agency rescue operation that ended late on Tuesday saw the close of a 17-day ordeal for all 41 workers trapped inside the 4.5-km...

Gautam Gambhir Rubbishes Report Of Him Taking A ‘Sly Dig’ At...

Several social media users are circulating a purported quote by former Indian cricket team opener Gautam Gambhir, where he allegedly takes aim at Indian...

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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Old And Unrelated Videos Falsely Shared As Footage Of British Ship Struck By Houthi Missile

ClaimTwo videos claimed to be footage of British ship Rubymar sinking after being hit by a Houthi missile.FactViral videos are of old and unrelated...

Tamil Nadu DMK MLA Thrashing On-Duty Police Officer? No, 2018 Video Viral With False Narrative

ClaimVideo showing a DMK MLA thrashing an on-duty police officer in Tamil Nadu.Fact2018 video of a BJP councillor from Meerut assaulting a police officer...

Sandeshkhali Unrest: Woman Narrating Her Ordeal Attacked Mid-Interview? No, 2018 Video Viral With False Claim

ClaimA woman in Sandeshkhali who was narrating her ordeal was attacked mid-interview.Fact2018 video of a BJP worker being attacked, allegedly by TMC worker, while...

Video From Prayer Meet For Sidhu Moose Wala Falsely Linked To Farmers’ March

ClaimMuslims disguised as Sikh farmers are joining the protest march.Fact2022 video of a turban langar organised at the last prayer meet of Punjabi singer...

Viral Video Claimed To Show Protesting Farmers Serving Food To Policemen Is From 2020, Not Ongoing Stir

ClaimProtesting farmers serve food and water to policemen amid the agitation.FactViral videos date back to November 2020 during the farmers’ protest 1.0. Union ministers Arjun...

Weekly Wrap: Misinformation Around Farmers’ Protest, Haldwani Violence & More

From misinformation around the Haldwani violence to an edited vi...