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Fact Check: 2013 video of Buddhist monk immolating himself linked to 2022 Sri Lanka crisis
Fact Check: 2013 video of Buddhist monk immolating himself linked to 2022 Sri Lanka crisis

Amidst the ongoing civil unrest in Sri Lanka, a video of a Buddhist priest setting himself on fire to protest against the Sri Lankan government is...

By Misha Rajani  Published on 16 May 2022 7:00 AM GMT


Fact Check: 2019 video of cop assaulting medical student in Eluru passed off as recent
Fact Check: 2019 video of cop assaulting medical student in Eluru passed off as recent

A video of police a group of female students, their faces covered in dupattas, talking to a police officer is doing the rounds of social media.

By Sabya Singh  Published on 16 May 2022 4:04 AM GMT


Fact Check: Did Tamil Nadu recently hike bus fares? Find out the truth
Fact Check: Did Tamil Nadu recently hike bus fares? Find out the truth

A post claiming to show the increased bus fares in Tamil Nadu that will be followed from 18 May 2022 is circulating on WhatsApp. The list consists of...

By Misha Rajani  Published on 15 May 2022 10:18 AM GMT


Fact Check: Viral message falsely claims KCR does not attend Hindu festivals
Fact Check: Viral message falsely claims KCR does not attend Hindu festivals

A post is circulating on social media with the claim that Telangana Chief Minister KCR is not seen at Navratri, Dussehra, and other Hindu festivals...

By Sabya Singh  Published on 15 May 2022 9:30 AM GMT


Fact Check: Is this a video of Cyclone Asani in APs Machilipatnam beach? Find out the truth
Fact Check: Is this a video of Cyclone Asani in AP's Machilipatnam beach? Find out the truth

A video showing grey clouds hovering over a beach is doing the rounds of social media with the claim that it is from Machilipatnam beach in Andhra...

By Misha Rajani  Published on 14 May 2022 1:39 PM GMT


Fact Check: Old video of heavy rains in Hubli shared as Cyclone Asani lashing AP
Fact Check: Old video of heavy rains in Hubli shared as Cyclone Asani lashing AP

A video of plastic chairs and tables being blown away by strong winds is being shared online with the claim that it shows Cyclone Asani in Andhra...

By Misha Rajani  Published on 14 May 2022 1:23 PM GMT


Old news about banks writing-off loans of defaulters shared as recent
Old news about banks writing-off loans of defaulters shared as recent

Social media users are claiming that banks have waived off Rs 68,000 crore loans of 50 wilful defaulters. They include fugitive Nirav Modi and Mehul...

By Sabya Singh  Published on 14 May 2022 3:38 AM GMT


Fact Check: 2017 video of Hyd cop assaulted by driver shared as recent
Fact Check: 2017 video of Hyd cop assaulted by driver shared as recent

A video of a policeman who was reportedly assaulted by a citizen is being shared on WhatsApp claiming that it is a recent incident. WhatsApp users are ...

By Misha Rajani  Published on 13 May 2022 10:00 AM GMT


Fact Check: Is Central  Bank of India shutting down 600 branches?
Fact Check: Is Central Bank of India shutting down 600 branches?

Social media users are claiming that the government-owned Central Bank of India is planning to close 600 of its branches by the end of March 2023.

By Sabya Singh  Published on 13 May 2022 7:00 AM GMT


Fact Check: Social media posts about SC/ST/OBCs, Indian constitution is pack of lies
Fact Check: Social media posts about SC/ST/OBCs, Indian constitution is pack of lies

Social media users are claiming that ‘as per article 330 & 342 of the Indian Constitution SC/ST/OBCs are not Hindus but are natives of India’.

By Sabya Singh  Published on 12 May 2022 9:17 AM GMT


Fact Check: Viral video falsely claims to show low attendance at K Rail project debate in Kerala
Fact Check: Viral video falsely claims to show low attendance at K Rail project debate in Kerala

The K Rail project has been the talk of Kerala for a while now. In April, the Kerala Rail Development Corporation Ltd. hosted an open debate in...

By Misha Rajani  Published on 12 May 2022 3:58 AM GMT


Why this Kolaveri Di:  Turkish Coca-Cola ad was released 4 years after Tamil number
Why this 'Kolaveri Di': Turkish Coca-Cola ad was released 4 years after Tamil number

Multiple Facebook and Twitter have shared this Turkish commercial with the caption, “Old Turkish advt song of Coca Cola from which the Kolaveri D song ...

By Misha Rajani  Published on 11 May 2022 7:30 AM GMT


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