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2019 Video From Manipur Shared As Mamata Banerjee’s Supporters Storming Polling Booth In Cooch Behar

2019 Video From Manipur Shared As Mamata Banerjee’s Supporters Storming Polling...

Video is in fact from Inner Manipur’s polling station 6/10 Kyamgei Muslim Makha Leikai during India’s 2019 General Elections.
Old Images From Northeast Delhi Riots Shared As Aftermath Of Communal Violence In Bhainsa Town

Old Images From Northeast Delhi Riots Shared As Aftermath Of Communal...

The viral images are from riots in Northeast Delhi last year and have nothing to do with the recent violence in Bhainsa, Telangana.

POLITICS

2019 Video From Manipur Shared As Mamata Banerjee’s Supporters Storming Polling Booth In Cooch Behar

2019 Video From Manipur Shared As Mamata Banerjee’s Supporters Storming Polling...

Video is in fact from Inner Manipur’s polling station 6/10 Kyamgei Muslim Makha Leikai during India’s 2019 General Elections.
2019 Video Of Alleged Vote Rigging Shared Amid Ongoing West Bengal’s Legislative Assembly Elections

2019 Video Of Alleged Vote Rigging Shared Amid Ongoing West Bengal’s...

Keya Ghosh’s recent tweet with a video showing alleged vote rigging during West Bengal’s ongoing State Assembly Elections is misleading. The video in context is online since the 2019 General Elections in India.

VIRAL

2019 Image Of Arvind Kejriwal Putting Mask On A Young Boy Shared Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

2019 Image Of Arvind Kejriwal Putting Mask On A Young Boy Shared Amid COVID-19...

An old image of Delhi’s CM Arvind Kejriwal and his Deputy Manish Sisodia falsely shared amid ongoing pandemic to imply that their flouting COVID-19 appropriate norms.
Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma Falsely Claims No COVID In Assam, So “Why Create Unnecessary Panic?”

Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma Falsely Claims No COVID In Assam, So “Why Create...

Assam’s health minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma’s claim that the state has no COVID-19 active cases is misleading.
Fake Election Poll Survey Images Show AITC Losing In Bengal’s Nandigram District

Fake Election Poll Survey Images Show AITC Losing In Bengal’s Nandigram District

Images of a survey showing BJP’s win in the second phase of West Bengal’s state elections are fake. I-PAC and the AITC party have denied these claims.

RELIGION

Trinidad Couple’s Video At Gym Shared As ‘Bilal Ahmed Khan Luring Hindu Women’ On Social Media

Trinidad Couple’s Video At Gym Shared As ‘Bilal Ahmed Khan Luring Hindu Women’ On...

At least a three-year-old video of a couple training at a gym in Trinidad was shared with a false ‘love-jihad’ attribution by several social media users.
Old Images From Northeast Delhi Riots Shared As Aftermath Of Communal Violence In Bhainsa Town

Old Images From Northeast Delhi Riots Shared As Aftermath Of Communal Violence In Bhainsa...

The viral images are from riots in Northeast Delhi last year and have nothing to do with the recent violence in Bhainsa, Telangana.
Edited Video Of AIUDF’s Badruddin Ajmal Shared Ahead Of Assam’s Assembly Elections To Mislead Voters

Edited Video Of AIUDF’s Badruddin Ajmal Shared Ahead Of Assam’s Assembly Elections To Mislead...

AIUDF’s President, Badruddin Ajmal, did not make a statement on making India an Islamic nation. Edited video sourced from a 2019 video of Ajmal in Barpeta.

Fact Check

Science & Technology

Fake Image Of COVID-19 ‘Vaporizer’ Vaccine Goes Viral With Pfizer’s Logo And ‘Made in China’ Tag

Days after Pfizer rolled out its injectable COVID-19 vaccine, several Twitter users shared a claim suggesting that the pharma company issued a ‘vape vaccine’....

Recent Claim On ICMR And Bharat Biotech Using FBS To Produce COVID-19 Vaccine Is Misleading

An image shared by a Twitter user claims that pregnant cows are slaughtered to produce COVID-19 vaccine. This is done to extract Fetal Bovine...

Old Computer Generated Photograph Of Antarctica Shared As Image Taken From Space

An image tweeted on 18 July claims that the photograph of Antarctica in context was shot from space.  https://twitter.com/ZONEPHYSlCS/status/1284450903701872640?s=20 This claim was tweeted from the account...

Did The United States Of America Put Up A Ban On TikTok?

An image is doing the rounds across various social media platforms claiming that the United States of America has banned TikTok. It also claims...

COVID-19 Vaccine

Health & Wellness

Whatsapp Video Falsely Claims Scientists At University of Queensland Have Proven Bananas Help Prevent Coronavirus

Whatsapp Video Falsely Claims Scientists At University of Queensland Have Proven...

Whatsapp video falsely represents work being done by scientists at the University of Queensland, Australia claiming bananas prevent coronavirus.
COVID-19 Vaccine Related Pamphlet By Biswaroop Chaudhary Includes False And Misleading Claims

COVID-19 Vaccine Related Pamphlet By Biswaroop Chaudhary Includes False And Misleading...

COVID-19 vaccine claims made in the viral pamphlet by Biswaroop Chaudhary +others are misleading and false. No credible evidence to support these claims.

Coronavirus

Whatsapp Video Falsely Claims Scientists At University of Queensland Have Proven Bananas Help Prevent Coronavirus

Whatsapp Video Falsely Claims Scientists At University of Queensland Have Proven...

Whatsapp video falsely represents work being done by scientists at the University of Queensland, Australia claiming bananas prevent coronavirus.
2019 Image Of Arvind Kejriwal Putting Mask On A Young Boy Shared Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

2019 Image Of Arvind Kejriwal Putting Mask On A Young Boy...

An old image of Delhi’s CM Arvind Kejriwal and his Deputy Manish Sisodia falsely shared amid ongoing pandemic to imply that their flouting COVID-19 appropriate norms.

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2019 Video From Manipur Shared As Mamata Banerjee’s Supporters Storming Polling Booth In Cooch Behar

Video is in fact from Inner Manipur’s polling station 6/10 Kyamgei Muslim Makha Leikai during India’s 2019 General Elections.

2019 Video Of Alleged Vote Rigging Shared Amid Ongoing West Bengal’s Legislative Assembly Elections

Keya Ghosh’s recent tweet with a video showing alleged vote rigging during West Bengal’s ongoing State Assembly Elections is misleading. The video in context is online since the 2019 General Elections in India.

Whatsapp Video Falsely Claims Scientists At University of Queensland Have Proven Bananas Prevent Coronavirus

Whatsapp video falsely represents work being done by scientists at the University of Queensland, Australia claiming bananas prevent coronavirus.

2019 Image Of Arvind Kejriwal Putting Mask On A Young Boy Shared Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

An old image of Delhi’s CM Arvind Kejriwal and his Deputy Manish Sisodia falsely shared amid ongoing pandemic to imply that their flouting COVID-19 appropriate norms.

Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma Falsely Claims No COVID In Assam, So “Why Create Unnecessary Panic?”

Assam’s health minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma’s claim that the state has no COVID-19 active cases is misleading.

Fake Election Poll Survey Images Show AITC Losing In Bengal’s Nandigram District

Images of a survey showing BJP’s win in the second phase of West Bengal’s state elections are fake. I-PAC and the AITC party have denied these claims.