Media analysis: ANI's skewed coverage of CAA protests abroad - Alt News

 After the enactment of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on December 12, 2019, a wave of protests against the law began taking place in different parts of India. These were soon followed by protests in several other countries. While analyzing how various organisations covered the protests, Alt News found that the coverage …Read more ...... Read More
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People lying on the road as part of an art project in Germany falsely linked to Coronavirus - Alt News

 Several social media users have shared an image which shows people scattered and fallen on the road. The accompanying claim suggests this is the repercussion of the Coronavirus outbreak in China. #_ , patient admit hai …Read more at ...... Read More
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Did UP couple lock elderly mother at home to join anti-CAA protest at Shaheen Bagh? Fact-check - Alt News

 “..... 10 (Disturbing…incident from Aligarh’s Shekhan locality. A daughter broke the lock of the house and found her …Read more at ...... Read More
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'Magic blankets' video revived, now targeting BJP ahead of Delhi elections - Alt News

 Ahead of the Delhi assembly elections on February 8, a 26-second video has gone viral which shows a man on wheelchair accepting a blanket. After introducing himself and thanking the organiser for distributing blankets to differently-abled persons, he is seen getting up from the wheelchair and walking away. This video has been …Read more ...... Read More
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'Magic blankets' video revived, now targeting BJP - Alt News

 Ahead of the Delhi assembly elections on February 8, a 26-second video has gone viral which shows a man on wheelchair accepting a blanket. After introducing himself and thanking the organiser for distributing blankets to differently-abled persons, he is seen getting up from the wheelchair and walking away. This video has been …Read more ...... Read More
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AYUSH ministry's claim that Unani practices can prevent coronavirus infection is false - Alt News

 Coronavirus (CoV) is the latest pandemic that has emerged from Wuhan, China and has spread to over 24 countries including India. New research has estimated that over 371 people have died, exceeding the count of the previous SARS outbreak, while more than 75,000 people have been infected just in Wuhan. Recently, three …...... Read More
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Old video of Chinese pres Xi Jinping visiting mosque shared as recent amid coronavirus outbreak - Alt News

 A video of Chinese president Xi Jinping visiting a mosque is widely circulating on social media with the claim that he requested the Muslim community to pray for the country during the “present crisis”. It is noteworthy that China is witnessing an outbreak of coronavirus. A new report says that over 75,000 …R...... Read More
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Old video of Chinese pres Xi Jinping visiting mosque shared as recent during coronavirus outbreak - Alt News

 A video of Chinese president Xi Jinping visiting a mosque is widely circulating on social media with the claim that he requested the Muslim community to pray for the country during the “present crisis”. It is noteworthy that China is witnessing an outbreak of coronavirus. A new report says that over 75,000 …R...... Read More
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Old videos shot during African Swine Fever outbreak viral amid Cornonavirus pandemic - Alt News

 Amidst the extensive media coverage of the coronavirus outbreak, two videos (viewer discretion is advised) have gone viral on social media. One of them is a 90-second video which shows pigs being torched alive and the other is a 30-second clip which shows hundreds of pig buried alive in a pit. The …Read more at ...... Read More
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Fact Check: Is the Chinese govt burning pigs alive to contain coronavirus?

 Many users on Facebook are sharing the video with the claim, "Pigs are being destroyed by Chinese government to control the diseases. It may be Corona and any other disease."Read more at ...... Read More
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Is Irfan Pathan supporting anti-CAA protest in Shaheen Bagh?

 Several social media users are sharing a 20-second video clip to claim that cricketer Irfan Pathan is supporting the women protesting against CAA at Shaheen Bagh in Delhi. Is this true #FactCheckRead more at ...... Read More
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Fictional BJP MLA 'Anil Upadhyay' revived, now with false claim that he was thrashed by women - Alt News

 A video of women thrashing a man is being shared on social media with the claim that the man is BJP leader ‘Anil Upadhyay’. One Jaan Mohd Tyagi shared a Facebook ‘watch party’ on January 31 and said in Hindi, “Women thrash BJP leader Anil Upadhyay. Let’s make him famous [Translated from …Read more at ...... Read More
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Did Modi govt claim it has no plans to implement nationwide NRC? Media misreports - Alt News

 A piece of ‘breaking news’ was flashed on television screens across the country on February 4. Leading channels claimed that the home ministry, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, said that the government has not taken any decision to implement the National Register of Citizens (NRC) pan-India. “Will &hell...... Read More
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Truth about "sting" claiming Shaheen Bagh women were paid Rs 500: Alt News-Newslaundry joint investigation - Alt News

 On January 15, Bharatiya Janata Party social media head Amit Malviya tweeted a video of a group of men talking about the Shaheen Bagh protesters. They alleged that women participating in the sit-in protest are being paid to demonstrate against the Citizenship Amendment Act and the proposed National Register of Citizens. A …Read more at ...... Read More
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Video of Indonesian meat market viral as epicentre of coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China - Alt News

 On January 31, Times of India reported India's first case of the new strain of coronavirus in Thrissur, Kerala. Since then, the disease has been covered extensively in the media. Recently, videos of a meat market have gone viral with the claim that it is from the Chinese city Wuhan, the epicentre …Read more at ...... Read More
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Video of Indonesian meat market viral as epicenter of coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China - Alt News

 On January 31, Times of India reported India's first case of the new strain of coronavirus in Thrissur, Kerala. Since then, the disease has been covered extensively in the media. Recently, videos of a meat market have gone viral with the claim that it is from the Chinese city Wuhan, the epicentre …Read more at ...... Read More
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Old image from Pakistan shared as Shaheen Bagh protesters burning Indian flag - Alt News

 A photograph of two men donning skull caps burning the Indian national flag is circulating on social media. The text inscribed in the image reads, “ CAA NRC , …Read more at ...... Read More
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ABVP claims JNU student Kamlesh Mandriya was attacked by Left, Mandriya refutes and blames ABVP - Alt News

 The January 5 attack on Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) left 36 people injured, among them was Kamlesh Mandriya, a first-year MPhil student at the Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, JNU. Photographs of Mandriya with head injuries went viral on social media with the claim that the Left attacked him. On …Read more at ...... Read More
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