As UP Police file FIR over fake news, Twitter loses immunity shield it had in India. Can now be prosecuted for content
The loss of intermediary status could mean that its top executives, including the country managing director, may now face police questioning and criminal liability under IPC over "unlawful" and "inflammatory" content posted on the platform by any user.
Uttar Pradesh: FIR against The Wire, Alt News cofounder Zubair, Rana Ayyub, Twitter and others for fake ‘hate crime’. Details
The UP Police in its FIR stated that the accused tried to fan communal discord by spreading fake news that an elderly Muslim man was beaten up and forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram'
What made Rahul Gandhi share a fake news about 'Jai Shri Ram' chant even though Police had debunked the claims?
How Alt News cofounder Mohammed Zubair communalised a petty quarrel and tried to defame ‘Jai Shri Ram’
It must be pointed out that the video of the assault does not contain any audio, which can verify the claim that Saifi was coerced into chanting 'Jai Shri Ram' or 'Ram Ram'
Alt News edits fake fact-check claiming states did not demand decentralisation of vaccine procurement, continues to obfuscate
Alt News edits its ‘fact-check’ to add Rahul Gandhi’s demand on vaccine decentralisation, claims it does not matter and PM Modi is still lying
AltNews comes up with a lousy fact-check on PM Modi, ends up exposing opposition’s lies about decentralised vaccine procurement
AltNews claimed that the PM's statement regarding some state governments demanding for decentralised vaccine procurement was untrue. However, their so-called 'fact-check' is full of loopholes.
IFCN and its history of motivated fact checks: An effort by Hillary supporters to regain their failing grip over public discourse
The International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) is an effort by the Left Cabal to maintain their grip over public discourse.
Meet the team of propaganda outlet Alt News, which was paraded as ‘independent’ by the Congress party
Pratik Sinha, Mohammad Zubair, Nirjhari Sinha and where it all started, Mukul Sinha
Propaganda outlet Alt News ties itself up in knots while giving clean chit to Congress over the toolkit
By altering their report, Alt News has actually gone a step further to strengthen the claims that the toolkit is genuine and Youth Congress workers were actually following the instructions exactly as told.
Media says Karnataka teacher died after following COVID-19 advice of BJP leader: Here is what his family says
Following the unfortunate death of Basavaraj and the subsequent misinformation peddled by media groups targeting the BJP leader and businessman Vijay Sankeshwar, the family members of the deceased teacher have come out in public to quell the misinformation about his death.