Fri, May 07, 2021

  • When false news is spread, it can cause a negative impact among millions. Be a responsible citizen, combat this growing problem by separating fact from fiction here.
    DeTect: Old photo from B’desh linked to West Bengal violence
    An image of a woman with a head injury has been shared on social media with the claim that the incident took place in West Bengal. Netizens blamed the Mamata Banerjee government in the State that recently won assembly elections. The poll results have led to violence across parties, with the opposition blaming the TMC. Alt News found that the incident had taken place last year in Bangladesh and the family confirmed that it pertains to a land grabbing case. First published on www.altnews.in
  • DeTect: Video of distraught woman linked to WB stir DeTect: Video of distraught woman linked to WB stir

    When false news is spread, it can cause a negative impact among millions. Be a responsible citizen, combat this growing problem by separating fact from fiction here.

  • Mob attack in Odisha shared as W Bengal riots Mob attack in Odisha shared as W Bengal riots

    All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) won the recently-concluded assembly elections. Post-poll violence was reported from the state as rival political parties clashed.

  • DeTect: 5G radiation did not cause the second wave DeTect: 5G radiation did not cause the second wave

    A message demanding a ban on ‘5G testing’, claiming it has led to the second wave of the coronavirus in India has gone viral.

  • Indore’s mega COVID care centre not built by RSS Indore’s mega COVID care centre not built by RSS

    Photos of a massive medical facility have been shared with the claim it is the second-largest COVID-19 care centre in India set up by the RSS.

  • No, your surgical masks don’t have worms No, your surgical masks don’t have worms

    A two-minute video of a man burning disposable surgical face masks in the presence of policemen has gone viral.

  • UP funeral procession shared as Hyderabad Iftar meet UP funeral procession shared as Hyderabad Iftar meet

    When false news is spread, it can cause a negative impact among millions. Be a responsible citizen, combat this growing problem by separating fact from fiction here.

  • Video of woman pushing empty syringe is from Mexico Video of woman pushing empty syringe is from Mexico

    A video of a woman administering a COVID vaccine jab on a man with an empty syringe has gone viral.

  • Delhi boy’s image shared with false ‘jailed’ narrative Delhi boy’s image shared with false ‘jailed’ narrative

    A photo of a child purportedly being taken to a temporary juvenile facility by the Indore police has gone viral.

  • Did UPA govt build just one AIIMS during tenure? Did UPA govt build just one AIIMS during tenure?

    A viral infographic claims only one AIIMS was developed when Manmohan Singh was in power while PM Modi has established 15 AIIMS in the last seven years.