Social Media Fact-Check
Social Media has empowered the voiceless, yet, it is often the cesspool of fake news. Read before you believe.
Fact-check: Did Antifa rioters break into a zoo and let loose giraffe, tiger and hippopotamus on the streets in America
On Monday, images of hippopotamus and giraffe roaming on the streets went viral on social media with various claims that these animals were spotted in various parts of America after the violence over African American man George Floyd's killing.
Old photos of wildfires all over the world used to falsely claim severe wildfire in Uttarakhand, police to file FIR against fake news peddlers
Images shared on social media sites soon drew traction and many media houses reported that Uttarakhand has been burning in a forest fire for the last four days
Journalist Rana Ayyub lies, shares a video on Instagram to claim a passenger on-board Shramik train had died of hunger
The Railways sources have clarified that the woman was suffering from a prolonged illness
As Ram Mandir construction begins, communist leader, National Herald editor share 2018 report to peddle ‘Buddhist site’ narrative
The recent claims by the leftists are nothing but another round of the false claims to derail the Ram Janmabhoomi temple project and deny Hindus their right.
Amidst lockdown and migrant crisis, Congress spokesperson shares an image from Nepal as that of India to play politics over misery of the poor
The Congress leader from Harayana wanted to suggest that the condition of people in the 'New India', the India that is not ruled by his party anymore, is miserable.
Coronavirus politics: Congress tweets old video clip to claim they help the poor more than the BJP does
Passing off old images and videos as recent ones to hit out at the central government is becoming a usual practice for Congress and other prominent persons.
NDTV India journalist shares picture of buses from Kumbh to pass off as buses arranged by Congress for migrants
Laughably, NDTV had itself used the same image back then to report how the UP Government was eyeing to make it to the Guinness Record
Javed Akhtar fear-mongers about migrant labourers being stranded as Railways cancels train tickets up to June 30th: Here is the truth
Indian Railways has cancelled all train tickets booked during or before the lockdown for travel up to June 30th in view of the Coronavirus pandemic and Javed Akhtar cannot stop lying about it
Some claim that the 'Namaste Trump' event is responsible for the high number of cases that is being observed in Ahmedabad.
Congress tries to pass off old image of Rohingyas in Bangladesh as Indian migrant workers to malign Modi govt, gets called out
The image shared by Congress is actually an old image of some Rohingya refugees in Cox Bazaar, Bangladesh
Pinjra Tod activist and JNU student Devangana Kalita booked under UAPA for Delhi riots, she is under judicial custody after her arrest
Hackers take down website of Maneka Gandhi’s NGO after she blamed people of Malappuram district for the death of pregnant elephant
The hackers put a message on the web page saying that Maneka Gandhi used the matter of elephant's death for dirty politics.
Yuvraj Singh took to Twitter and expressed regret for the comment which was made during a conversation with Rohit Sharma.
Darbhanga, Bihar: Massive explosion in one Nazir’s house, locals suspect bombs and not firecrackers responsible for blast
Local residents in Darbhanga claimed that the explosion took place at Nazir's house while making bombs and not due to fire crackers.
Markaz management deliberately disregarded police instructions to send back its members, central govt tells SC
Markaz management did not inform about the Tablighi Jamaat gathering to authorities, centre tells SC in affidavit
Times of India journalist Samina Shaikh tries to shame Hindus over the killing of pregnant elephant in Kerala
In Hinduism, Lord Ganesha has the head of an elephant and elephants are also considered holy.
“Your mother was Hindu, how can we trust you?” Read shocking revelations by the niece of Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Nawazuddin Siddiqui and his family refused to believe the niece's allegations stating that they cannot trust the daughter of a Hindu.
Woman ‘protestor’ poops on an overturned police car in middle of riots in America. Watch the video (or maybe not)
A woman was seen defecating on a damaged police car in USA, an act video recorded and photographed by onlookers
GoAir fires trainee officer Asif Khan after screenshots of his Hinduphobic comment went viral on social media
GoAir has terminated the employment of one Asif Khan after his anti-Hindu offensive comments on social media went viral.
One suspect arrested in Kerala pregnant elephant death case, autopsy report reveals she could not eat for two weeks after cracker explosion in mouth
The forest department in Kerala has arrested one suspect in the case of death of a pregnant wild elephant in Kerala