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No, Joe Biden did not grope his granddaughter; viral video is clipped
No, Joe Biden did not grope his granddaughter; viral video is clipped

A video of United States President Joe Biden kissing a young woman and reportedly touching her inappropriately is doing the rounds on social media.

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 24 Jan 2023 11:19 AM GMT


This video of WFI president Brij Bhushan Singh slapping wrestler is from 2021
This video of WFI president Brij Bhushan Singh slapping wrestler is from 2021

India's top wrestlers have levelled allegations of sexual harassment against Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) chief and BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan...

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 23 Jan 2023 12:14 PM GMT


Will we soon have disposable paper phones?
Will we soon have disposable paper phones?

A video of a shop executive demonstrating the functioning of a disposable paper phone to two customers is doing the rounds on social media.

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 23 Jan 2023 11:16 AM GMT


Is the image of a T4 Bacteriophage (a virus) circulating on the internet real?
Is the image of a T4 Bacteriophage (a virus) circulating on the internet real?

A picture claiming to be a real image of a T4 Bacteriophage is being widely circulated on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 23 Jan 2023 6:23 AM GMT


This video does not show recent helicopter crash in Ukraine
This video does not show recent helicopter crash in Ukraine

Social media users are sharing a video of a helicopter spiraling and crashing. They are claiming that it shows the recent helicopter crash in

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 21 Jan 2023 11:07 AM GMT


Doctored video shows PM Modi watching Pathaan trailer
Doctored video shows PM Modi watching Pathaan trailer

A video of Prime Minister Narendra Modi reportedly watching and applauding the trailer of Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Pathaan’ is being widely shared on social...

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 21 Jan 2023 9:17 AM GMT


No, this video does not show victims of recent Nepal plane crash
No, this video does not show victims of recent Nepal plane crash

A video of bodies draped in white cloth is doing the rounds on social media. It is being claimed that the video shows the bodies of 72 passengers who...

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 20 Jan 2023 11:15 AM GMT


Can cranberry juice treat urinary tract infections?
Can cranberry juice treat urinary tract infections?

A Facebook post claiming that cranberry juice is an effective home remedy for urinary tract infections is doing the rounds on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 19 Jan 2023 1:24 PM GMT


Do Oreo biscuits contain pork fat & milk? Here’s the truth
Do Oreo biscuits contain pork fat & milk? Here’s the truth

An infographic that claims that Oreo biscuits contain pork fat and milk has gone viral on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 19 Jan 2023 11:12 AM GMT


Sachin Tendulkar did not announce the engagement of daughter Sara with Subhuman Gill
Sachin Tendulkar did not announce the engagement of daughter Sara with Subhuman Gill

A Twitter user, Harsh, in a tweet, claimed that Sachin Tendulkar has announced the engagement of his daughter Sara Tendulkar with Shubman Gill.

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 19 Jan 2023 11:03 AM GMT


Doctored video shows group perform patriotic Indian song on America’s Got Talent
Doctored video shows group perform patriotic Indian song on America’s Got Talent

A video of a group of artists performing a patriotic song “Jai Ho India” on an American talent show is being widely shared on social media.

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 19 Jan 2023 10:44 AM GMT


No, this video does not show Pongal celebration at UK PM Rishi Sunak’s office
No, this video does not show Pongal celebration at UK PM Rishi Sunak’s office

A video of people enjoying a feast on banana leaves in traditional Indian style is being widely shared on the Internet.

By Md Mahfooz Alam  Published on 19 Jan 2023 5:09 AM GMT


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