Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Topic: Fact Check

Train tragedy: Hindutva handles spread Islamophobia, Odisha police warns strict action

Odisha Police Sunday appealed to all sections to desist from circulating rumours giving a communal colour to Balasore’s triple train accident where at least 275 people have died and over 1,100 injured.

Govt tells Bombay HC fact check unit won’t be notified till July 5

The Union government on Thursday informed the Bombay High Court that it will not notify the formation of the fact-checking body until July 5,...

Fact check: Viral WhatsApp message claiming Kerala Madrasa teachers got Rs 25,000 govt salary is fake

As a fresh controversy erupted in Kerala after Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan kept the minority welfare portfolio with himself, a viral message has been doing rounds on social media claiming the state government has spent a hefty amount of over Rs 72 billion as salary to Madrasa teachers.

Fake claims: Tarek Fateh removes tweet targeting Mamata Banerjee

Meer Faisal Recently, a video of a protest rally posted by Pakistani-Canadian writer Tarek Fateh on Twitter read "This is not Karachi, Kashmir or Kerala....

Elephant’s death: Maneka Gandhi MP spreads hate with false claim against Muslim majority district

After a pregnant elephant's death caused by explosives in Palakkad district in Kerala, BJP MP and former Union Minister Menaka Gandhi has said hostile comments against Malappuram district, claiming the incident occurred in Malappuram.