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Old Image Of Man Putting BJP Flag Shared As Farmers Taking Down Indian National Flag At Protest Site

Social media users shared an image with a caption that reads, “Protesting farmers take off the National Flag and put their own flag at...

Hue And Cry Over Netaji Bose’s Photograph Unveiled By President Kovind At Rashtrapati Bhavan

On 25 January 2021, Twitter witnessed a surge in conversations about Netaji Bose’s photograph, making it to one of the trending topics on the...

Nepal’s PM Oli Did Not Refer To PM Modi In His Statement About Entering Politics Before He Was Born

A video with a caption shared on Twitter claims that Nepal’s PM KP Sharma Oli in an interview with Zee News said that when...

Only One Doctor Among 17 Women Part Of The Bus Crash Near Karnataka’s Dharwad District

An image shared multiple times on social media claims that 17 female gynaecologist professors of a medical college in Davangere, Karnataka died due to...

In yet another case of misreporting, several media reports falsely claim charges will be levied on UPI transactions

The Quint, ZEE Business, Jagran and several other media organizations published reports claiming that starting 1 January 2021, UPI transactions will be chargeable.  https://www.thequint.com/coronavirus/faq/new-rules-in-india-from-1-january-2021 https://archive.vn/FrXAU https://english.jagran.com/business/from-mandatory-fastag-to-positive-pay-system-to-additional-fee-on-upi-payments-what-changes-from-jan1-10021727 https://www.livehindustan.com/business/story-10-major-changes-in-new-year-2021-will-affect-your-pocket-3716164.html Fact Check/Verification After...

Old Image Of Russian Soldiers Covered In Snow Falsely Attributed To Indian Soldiers At Siachen

Twitter users shared an image of soldiers covered in snow attributing it to Indian soldiers at the Siachen Glacier with temperature at -50 degrees...

Old Video Of Turkish President Erdogan And French President Macron Shared With Misleading Claims

A video on social media is being shared with the claim that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ignored French President Emmanuel Macron in front...

Old Image Of Sikh Activist Holding “We want Khalistan” Placard Goes Viral With Farmers’ Protest Claims

Amid ongoing farmers’ protests in Delhi, related misinformation has escalated. In yet another instance, social media users have fallen prey to a 2013 image...

Images of A Retired Captain And An Injured Man During Ongoing Farmers’ Protest Shared With Misleading Claims

An image of a retired Captain of the Sikh Regiment, Indian Army and another image of an injured farmer during ongoing farmers' protests are...

15-year-old Spoof Video Shared As Volkswagen Ad Mocks Muslims

Several social media users shared an advertisement which shows a person sitting inside a car, wearing a suicide vest. The man in the video...

Indian Army Denies Claims On Air Strike In Pakistan-occupied Kashmir

The claims on India’s largest air strike in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), terrorist hideouts destroyed, and the army personnel operation being successful has been circulating...

Fake Video Showing Pornhub On CNN’s Magic Wall Goes Viral Amid US Presidential Elections

In a viral video, CNN’s Chief Political Correspondent John King talks about the Republic and Democrat divide in Georgia when the logo of Pornhub...

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