Topic: Fake News
The Union government on Thursday debunked a fake message regarding the coronavirus XBB subvariant of the Omicron strain, that has been circulating on social media.
After an ex-serviceman was assaulted by a pantry car staff inside a train, right-wing journalists and BJP leaders falsely claimed that the ‘Muslim mob was behind the attack.’
A team of Rajasthan Police is in Uttar Pradesh's Noida to arrest TV news channel News18 anchor and right-wing journalist, Aman Chopra, for allegedly promoting enmity between different groups and hurting religious sentiments.
While broadcasting a special report called "The M factor," on 29 January, TV9 Bharatvarsh presented BJP local leaders, office-bearers, members, and associates as ordinary "Muslim voices" supporting Bharatiya Janata Party ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls, AltNews reported.
A promotional video of the Noida International Airport tweeted on Friday by Union ministers Anurag Thakur, Prahlad Singh Patel, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Annpurna Devi, and several Bharatiya Janata Party leaders, used an image of an airport in Beijing, say fact checkers.
India’s National Broadcasting & Digital Standards Authority [ NBDSA ] has found that Zee News was guilty of broadcasting fake news through TV debate shows on farmers’ protests.