Monday, January 24, 2022
Monday, January 24, 2022


Video Of Ayyappa Devotees Singing ‘La Ilaha Illallah’ Shared Out Of Context With Communal Claim

While the Sabarimala season progresses, misinformation concerning the deity and the practices associated with the temple continue. A WhatsApp video that claims to show...

Do Masks Kill? Is COVID An Ordinary Flu That Doesn’t Need Social Distancing Or Vaccines? Delhi Doctor’s Misleading Claims On COVID Resurfaces

A video of a man who identifies himself as Dr Tarun Kothari, speaking to the media about several alleged 'ill effects' of the...

Old Hoax Claiming ‘Bill Gates Called For COVID Vaccine Withdrawal’ Resurfaces On WhatsApp

A Hoax has resurfaced on WhatsApp which claims that Bill Gates has called for COVID-19 vaccine withdrawal. It has originated from a satire article by website 'The Expose'.

Did Rajiv Gandhi’s Security Kill A Beggar At Rajghat? No, Viral Claim Is False

An old video showing former PM Rajiv Gandhi paying tribute at Rajghat is going viral with the claim that during the visit, his Special Protection Group (SPG) shot down a man after noticing “some movement in the bushes nearby”.

No, Snorting Dried Ginger Won’t Prevent COVID

Can snorting dried ginger help prevent catching the Coronavirus? That’s what a viral WhatsApp forward sent to Newschecker claims. The video showing a man,...

Viral Video Of Indonesia Airlines’ Plane Crash Landing Is Fake

A video allegedly showing a Garuda Indonesia airlines’ plane stumbling and crash-landing on a runway in Iran is doing the rounds on social media platforms.