Did Rahul say 'satta' in place of 'satya'? Clipped video viral with misleading claim - Alt News

 A 23-second video of a speech by Rahul Gandhi has gone viral on social media. In this clip, the Congress leader talks about Mahatma Gandhi and his method of ‘satyagraha’....Read more: ...... Read More
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'Union of states': A sea of difference between what Rahul said & what Amritpal Singh said - Alt News

 On February 23, followers of Punjab’s pro-Khalistan leader Amritpal Singh clashed with the police outside Ajnala police station near Amritsar, Punjab, and demanded the release of one of the members...Read more: ...... Read More
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'Barber Jihad' in Mumbai? Screengrab from unrelated 2013 news report shared out of context - Alt News

 A photograph of two individuals in police custody is going viral on social media as ‘Barber Jihad’ in Mumbai. It is claimed that these two individuals have confessed to the...Read more: ...... Read More
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Not gold chains but garlands made by tribes used to welcome Congress leaders at Raipur meet - Alt News

 The 85th Indian National Congress plenary session was held from February 24 to February 26, 2023, at the Rajyotsav ground near Tuta in Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh. This convention was attended...Read more: ...... Read More
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Viral video: Doctor sexually assaulting patient is Giovanni Quintella Bezerra from Brazil, not 'Islam Mohammad' - Alt News

 Trigger Warning: Description of sexual assault A video clip of a doctor sexually violating a patient is widely circulating on social media with the claim that a pregnant woman was...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video of Pak man beating up son shared with false communal claim - Alt News

 In the last few days, several social media users affiliated with the Right Wing have shared a video on Twitter, which shows a man physically assaulting a child. The users...Read more: ...... Read More
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EAM S Jaishankar gets it wrong; BBC made several documentaries, podcasts on 1984 Sikh riots - Alt News

 On February 21, external affairs minister S Jaishankar gave an interview to ANI journalist Smita Prakash on the 42nd episode of the multimedia news agency’s show ‘ANI Podcast with Smita...Read more: ...... Read More
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5-yr-old video edited with provocative song shared widely to target Muslims - Alt News

 A video that has gone viral on social media shows people in a crowd moving forward on a road with swords in hand. A song playing on a loudspeaker can...Read more: ...... Read More
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No, Punjab did not issue order to monitor social media activities of govt staff - Alt News

 A number of mainstream media outlets recently reported that the Punjab government had directed various departments to monitor the social media activities of their employees to check whether they criticized...Read more: ...... Read More
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No, Monu Manesar has not been given clean chit by Rajasthan police in Bhiwani case - Alt News

 On February 16, the charred bodies of two men Junaid (35) and Nasir (25), both residents of Ghatmeeka in Rajasthan's Bharatpur district, were found inside a four-wheeler in Bhiwani, Haryana....Read more: ...... Read More
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Bhiwani killings: While Bajrang Dal denies role, at least two accused have strong ties with the outfit - Alt News

 The charred bodies of two men, Junaid (35) and Nasir (25), both residents of Ghatmeeka in Rajasthan's Bharatpur district, were found on February 16 in Bhiwani, Haryana, inside a four-wheeler....Read more: ...... Read More
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Digital artist's work posted on Instagram viral as close-up of Chinese spy balloon over US - Alt News

 The US Military shot down what they called a Chinese surveillance balloon off the coast of South Carolina on February 4, 2023. The US government had been tracking this balloon...Read more: ...... Read More
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Yogi govt didn't put out job ad for ganja smokers; false claim by SP media cell - Alt News

 News of a job opening for marijuana smokers with a salary of more than Rs. 80 lakh has been making the rounds on social media recently. It is being claimed...Read more: ...... Read More
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The Kashmir Files hasn't bagged Dadasaheb Phalke Award; it won a prize at a private film fest with similar name - Alt News

 The Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival 2023 was held in Mumbai recently, in which Varun Dhawan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Rishabh Shetty, and the movie, The Kashmir Files, film were...Read more: ...... Read More
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"Teach a lesson to sons of Afzal", says T Raja Singh, turns Latur Shiv Jayanti into platform for incendiary speech - Alt News

 Days after making a blatant call for violence against Muslims at the ‘Hindu Jan Akrosh Morcha’ in Mumbai, Telangana legislator T Raja Singh on February 19 took part in Shiv...Read more: ...... Read More
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Jagran-owned Vishvas News continues as IFCN signatory despite violating codes of conduct - Alt News

 In March 2020, Meta (previously Facebook) announced a partnership with the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN, set up in 2015 by US no-profit Poynter Institute) ‘to reduce the spread of misinformation...Read more: ...... Read More
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Vandalism on religious structure in Pak got nothing to do with economic crisis - Alt News

 A video clip of a group of individuals vandalizing a religious structure is viral on social media as a video from Pakistan. Several social media users have linked it to...Read more: ...... Read More
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Unrelated video of soldier's last rites viral in context of Pulwama anniversary - Alt News

 The Pulwama attack took place on February 14, 2019, in which terrorists attacked a convoy of Central Reserved Police Force jawans in Jammu and Kashmir killing 40 personnel. This year...Read more: ...... Read More
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Doctored video viral; Kejriwal didn't say electing Modi-Shah would destroy Pak - Alt News

 A video of a speech delivered by Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal is making the rounds on social media. It is being claimed that while...Read more: ...... Read More
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Nikki Yadav murder: Both accused & victim are Hindu; no communal angle to crime - Alt News

 The murder of a young woman named Nikki Yadav allegedly by her live-in partner Sahil in West Delhi recently made headlines. According to reports, the accused strangled his girlfriend with...Read more: ...... Read More
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