Iran Hijab row: Turkish TV drama scene shared as man dancing at daughter's last rites - Alt News

 On September 13, Iran's 'Morality Police' arrested 22-year-old Mahsa Amini from Tehran for not wearing her hijab according to official dictates. Mehsa Amini died three days later, allegedly in police...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-Check: Did UP electricity dept issue notice only to mosqes & madrasas for stealing power? - Alt News

 A few days ago, media outlets reported that 400 mosques and madrasas in Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur were operating on stolen electricity. According to these reports, the electricity department issued notices...Read more: ...... Read More
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Morphed image: 2017 Times Now graphic edited to show Rahul ahead of Modi - Alt News

 Arun Reddy, the social media coordinator of the All India National Congress Committee, tweeted a screengrab taken from the Times Now news channel on September 26. The image features a...Read more: ...... Read More
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No, viral video doesn't show Rahul and Cong leaders inebriated during Bharat Jodo Yatra - Alt News

 A video of Rahul Gandhi and some other Congress leaders coming out of a restaurant is making the rounds on social media. It has been claimed that the politicians were...Read more: ...... Read More
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Did Rahul refuse to perform 'aarti' to Hindu deity Durga? Clipped video shared with false claim - Alt News

 In the middle of the Navratri festivities, a 23-second video of Congress leader and MP Rahul Gandhi has gone viral on social media. Due to the poor quality of the...Read more: ...... Read More
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Analysis of Saam TV clip of PFI protest reaffirms no pro-Pak slogans raised - Alt News

 On September 23, a day after Popular Front of India (PFI) offices across the country were raided by multiple law-enforcement agencies, a protest by PFI activists in Pune created a...Read more: ...... Read More
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From Dharm Sansad to hate speech PIL: The curious case of Ashwini Upadhyay - Alt News

 Last week, as advocate and BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay stood in the Supreme Court arguing for his own petition on hate speech, he must have remembered that not-so-distant afternoon at...Read more: ...... Read More
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Girl seen with Rahul Gandhi in viral pic is not the one who had shouted 'Pakistan Zindabad' - Alt News

 An image of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is viral on social media, in which he can be seen with a girl. BJP leaders and supporters have claimed that the girl...Read more: ...... Read More
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PFI protest: Media and BJP leaders falsely claim 'Pakistan Zindabad' slogans were raised - Alt News

 On September 22, 2022, in a raid jointly conducted by the National Investigation Agency (NIA), Enforcement Directorate (ED) and police in multiple states, over 100 leaders of the Popular Front...Read more: ...... Read More
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News channels show old, unrelated video as clip of cheetah brought to India from Namibia - Alt News

 On September 17, cheetahs brought from Namibia were released at the Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh. Since then, social media users and media outlets have been circulating a video...Read more: ...... Read More
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Picture of PM Modi taking photo with lens cap on is morphed - Alt News

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 17 released wild cheetahs brought from Namibia at the Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh. Following this, the prime minister was also seen taking...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-Check: Burqa-clad woman on DTC bus in viral clip is not a child kidnapper - Alt News

 On September 19, Alt News received a series of videos on our WhatsApp tip line (+91 7600011160) clubbed together as an incident of child kidnapping in Delhi. The tipper, who...Read more: ...... Read More
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Was Nehru a 'citizen of London'? Video viral with misleading claim - Alt News

 The UK’s longest-serving monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, passed away last week. In the backdrop of this, a clip of Jawaharlal Nehru at a public event is being shared on social...Read more: ...... Read More
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Man offering prayer at Hanuman temple in Prayagraj not a Muslim, confirm police - Alt News

 A video of a man allegedly offering namaz in a temple in Prayagraj has gone viral on social media. UttarPradesh.org, a regional news portal in Uttar Pradesh, describes how a...Read more: ...... Read More
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Are 'TMC cadres' seen pelting stones at cops in video shared by BJP leaders after Nabanna march? - Alt News

 Violence erupted during Nabanna Abhijan, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s protest march to West Bengal state secretariat ‘Nabanna‘ on September 13 as police in various parts of Kolkata and the adjoining...Read more: ...... Read More
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Child-theft rumours: A sordid saga unfolds as police look for effective measures - Alt News

 [The following story includes graphic photos and videos. Readers’ discretion is advised.] In the first week of September, Alt News started receiving multiple requests daily to verify audio and videos...Read more: ...... Read More
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Scripted video of 'cleric' drugging and molesting woman viral with communal spin - Alt News

 A video of a cleric molesting a woman in the garb of performing a ritual has been shared widely on social media. The video captures an elderly man, allegedly a...Read more: ...... Read More
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News channels, BJP leaders' claim that UPA got St. George's Cross back on Navy flag is false - Alt News

 On September 2, Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the new flag of the Indian Navy in Kochi. The St George’s Cross was removed from the erstwhile flag and it was...Read more: ...... Read More
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Media houses shared unrelated video from MP as sadhus beaten up for child theft in Maharashtra - Alt News

 In the past few weeks, there have been multiple reports of people getting attacked across the country over rumours of child kidnapping. This wave of rumours began circulating after a...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video claiming arrest of 28 sadhus in Varanasi for child theft baseless, confirm police - Alt News

 Last month, a CCTV clip of a man abducting a child from Mathura Railway Station went viral on social media. Police later found the child from a BJP councilor's home....Read more: ...... Read More
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