Fact-check: Did Muslims enter a 'temple' in Maharashtra's Malanggad to disrupt aarti? - Alt News

 Two videos have surfaced on social media that show a heated confrontation between Muslim and Hindu communities at a place of worship. The videos show them arguing near two enshrined...Read more: ...... Read More
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Congress shares blurred video to portray PM Modi waving in empty field, deletes later - Alt News

 A blurred video of Prime Minister Modi waving in what looks like an empty field was shared by Congress and later taken down. An archived link to the tweet can...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-check: Did Sonia Gandhi sit on Manmohan Singh's seat during Bangladesh visit? - Alt News

 A photograph of the president of the Congress party Sonia Gandhi along with former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina has been making...Read more: ...... Read More
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Sudarshan News communalises clash between Muslim groups at Uttarakhand's Jaspur dargah - Alt News

 A fight that broke out between two groups was reported by Sudarshan News as Muslims attacking and chasing ‘secularists’ with sticks for offering chadar at Jaspur dargah in Uttarakhand. ...Read more: ...... Read More
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No, Wasim Rizvi wasn't beaten up for filing plea to remove 26 verses from Quran - Alt News

 The former chairman of Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board Wasim Rizvi recently filed a plea in the Supreme Court seeking removal of 26 verses from the Quran which according to...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-check: Did SC overturn Allahabad HC's order on reservation in UP panchayat polls? - Alt News

 A purported Aaj Tak ‘Breaking News’ graphic plate that reads - “UP gram panchayat election big judgment…Supreme Court orders that the old list will be issued… the new list is...Read more: ...... Read More
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Muslims falsely blamed after UP youths accidentally hit themselves with acid bottles on Holi - Alt News

 [Warning: Visuals may be distressing for some.] A video of cream applied on the bodies of two burn victims has been shared on social media with the claim that they...Read more: ...... Read More
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Bengal Elections: Fake 'surveys' claim unfavourable results for AITC and BJP - Alt News

 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election began on March 27. It is going to take place in eight phases until April 29. In the final week of March, All India Trinamool...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video of colourful fireworks is from Saudi Arabia, not Delhi on Diwali - Alt News

 The festival of Holi recently concluded and Zee News posted a 50-second video that shows colourful fireworks in broad daylight. The outlet shared the video on its website, Twitter and...Read more: ...... Read More
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Did Indian Coast Guard intercept boats with narcotics and weapons headed to Kerala? - Alt News

 On March 18, the Indian Coast Guard intercepted three Sri Lankan fishing boats near Lakshadweep islands and seized a huge cache of drugs and weapons. A week later several social...Read more: ...... Read More
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Women in this photo are not Bangladesh Liberation War 'freedom fighters' - Alt News

 Vishwa Hindu Parishad spokesperson and joint secretary (Konkan) Shriraj Nair recently shared a collage of two photographs. The first is black and white, featuring four women seated in a jeep...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video of brawl at Delhi's Aerocity falsely viral as Ajay Devgn thrashed by farmers' protestors - Alt News

 A video is circulating on social media with the claim that Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn was thrashed in Delhi. “This was bound to happen. But who is responsible for this...Read more: ...... Read More
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Violence between police and civilians in Rajasthan given false communal spin - Alt News

 Video footage of a mob beating two policemen has gone viral on social media. It also shows the crowd attacking another officer who tried to save his colleague. Users are...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-check: Were Mysore cops beaten for fining people for not wearing masks? - Alt News

 India is witnessing a steep rise in coronavirus cases and the government has instructed citizens to follow COVID norms. A video has been shared against the backdrop of guidelines reinstated...Read more: ...... Read More
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Video of man shot dead is not from India, shared with false Naxal angle - Alt News

 An eight-second clip is being circulated on WhatsApp. It shows a man killing another with a rifle. “A Naxalite stepped out of his vehicle, shot down a policeman in Chhattisgarh...Read more: ...... Read More
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Old incident of fake EVMs recovered in Rajasthan linked to recent West Bengal polls - Alt News

 In the backdrop of the West Bengal assembly election, a newspaper clipping has been shared claiming that 66 fake EVMs were seized from a BJP leader’s residence. A Facebook user...Read more: ...... Read More
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No, this photo doesn't show last rites of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru - Alt News

 A picture of a public funeral where a huge crowd has gathered resurfaces on social media every few years. It circulates with the claim that the image depicts the last...Read more: ...... Read More
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Photo of empty chairs at Amit Shah's address was taken in Varanasi in 2018 - Alt News

 A photograph of home minister Amit Shah on-stage with BJP MP Mahendra Nath Pandey and UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath has been juxtaposed with an image of empty chairs with...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-check: Was Saayoni Ghosh running due to harassment by TMC workers? - Alt News

 A video of TMC candidate from Asansol Dakshin, Saayoni Ghosh, running during election campaigning in Burpur is widespread on social media. It has been claimed that she was running after...Read more: ...... Read More
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Fact-check: Did Uttaranchal University mandate saffron scarf at convocation ceremony? - Alt News

 Social media users have been sharing a photo purportedly of Uttaranchal University students at their convocation. They claim that the students were asked to wear saffron at the ceremony instead...Read more: ...... Read More
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