Old, unrelated videos falsely shared as recent violence in Kashmir - Alt News

 A 40-second clip comprising two videos has been shared with the claim that they are from Kashmir. The video resolutions are low and an Arabic song can be heard in...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video of US soldiers returning medals is from 2012; 50, not 40k participated in the protest - Alt News

 A video of US army men coming on stage and throwing their medals while criticizing the fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan is viral. It is being claimed that 40,000 American...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-check: Did Arvind Kejriwal publish an ad asking Delhiites to donate coal? - Alt News

 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal recently expressed concern over the shortage of coal in the country and the impending power crisis. He also wrote a letter to Prime Minister Modi...Read more: ...... Read More
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Did Savarkar write mercy petitions on Gandhi's advice as claimed by Rajnath Singh? - Alt News

 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday claimed that Hindu Mahasabha leader Vinayak Damodar Savarkar filed mercy petitions before the British government following Mahatma Gandhi’s advice. Singh was speaking at the...Read more: ...... Read More
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Old photo of anti-CAA protest in Maharashtra shared as violence in Kashmir - Alt News

 Kashmir recently witnessed the killings of seven civilians from the minority Hindu and Sikh communities in a span of a week. According to India Today, the authorities have detained around...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video shared with false claim that a temple was set abalze in Kashmir; anti-Muslim posts circulate - Alt News

 A video of a row of houses on fire is being shared on social media with the claim that a temple was set on fire in Kashmir’s Zainpora area. The...Read more: ...... Read More
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Photo of film shooting shared as Chinese soliders captured by Indian army in Arunachal - Alt News

 A group of Chinese soldiers who allegedly crossed over into the Indian side of Tibet were temporarily detained by Indian soldiers in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang. Against this backdrop, a photo...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video shared with false claim that temple in Kashmir set on fire; anti-Muslim posts circulate - Alt News

 A video of a row of houses on fire is being shared on social media with the claim that a temple was set on fire in Kashmir’s Zainpora area. The...Read more: ...... Read More
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Alt News impact: Twitter suspends multiple imposter accounts in Pushpendra Kulshrestha's name - Alt News

 A large portion of the disinformation on Indian Twitter came from fake and imposter accounts created in the name of journalist Pushpendra Kulshrestha. Some of these accounts had millions of...Read more: ...... Read More
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Old videos from J&K shared as stone-pelting in Rajasthan - Alt News

 Two videos that show a mob allegedly pelting stones at men in police uniforms are being circulated widely with the claim that the incident is from Rajasthan. It is noteworthy...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video of e-rickshaw overturning in Rajasthan shared by Congress handles as UP - Alt News

 A video of an e-rickshaw overturning on a waterlogged road is viral on social media. It is being claimed that this video is from Uttar Pradesh. West Uttar Pradesh Congress...Read more: ...... Read More
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Old video of protest in London falsely shared as Brits asking Indian to boycott Pakistan - Alt News

 A video of a crowd of demonstrators calling for an economic boycott of Pakistan is viral on social media. It has been claimed that the visuals are from London. Twitter...Read more: ...... Read More
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No, this is not Punjab CM Charanjit Channi getting baptised - Alt News

 Several social media users have shared a clip of a Sikh man getting baptised, a Christian rite of admission and adoption. It has been claimed that the man is Punjab...Read more: ...... Read More
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Old video from Russia shared as accident that caused death of Lars Vilks - Alt News

 Swedish visual artist and activist Lars Vilks, known for the 2007 controversy surrounding his drawing of Prophet Muhammad, died in a car accident on October 3. In the backdrop of...Read more: ...... Read More
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Morphed photo shows Arvind Kejriwal's gigantic photo on Gandhi Jayanti ad - Alt News

 Jayman Sharma, General Secretary of Gujarat Pradesh Youth Congress, shared a photo on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti carrying a quote by Gandhi with a blown-up image of Arvind Kejriwal....Read more: ...... Read More
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Old photo falsely shared as PM Modi made 'Chief President' in UK among 53 world leaders - Alt News

 A photo of people welcoming PM Narendra Modi with applause is viral. The Hindi text below reads, “Modi was the ‘Chief President’ among the heads of 53 countries at a...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-check: Did farmer protestors stop Indian Army convoys heading to China border? - Alt News

 A video of an Indian army man negotiating for passage of military convoys with a group of Sikh men has gone viral. In the opening few seconds, we see that...Read more: ...... Read More
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Clipped video of PM Modi's address in UP shared by AAP, Congress leaders - Alt News

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on a three-day visit to Uttar Pradesh to inaugurate 75 urban projects or schemes. Addressing an event on Tuesday, where citizens were invited to speak...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video of Sikhs, Kashmiris protesting against PM Modi is from New York - Alt News

 A video of Sikh men chanting pro-Khalistan and anti-PM Narendra Modi slogans has been widely shared on social media. Apart from sloganeering, multiple men can be seen vandalising the Indian...Read more: ...... Read More
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Child abuse video from Mexico falsely linked to 'DPS Rajbagh, Valsad' - Alt News

 [CW: References to child abuse. The video has not been included in the fact-check due to its graphic nature.] A video of a person physically assaulting a minor girl has...Read more: ...... Read More
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