Friday, 3 February, 2023


UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is a proud Hindu, but viral ‘Downing Street’ video is from 2020

The video has been shared and re-shared, with news outlet FirstPost writing an elaborate article praising Sunak for ‘proudly displaying his Hindu roots’.

Congress leader posts pictures of huge crowds at Bharat Jodo Yatra in Karnataka, both are fake

Congress national coordinator Ritu Choudhary, in a since deleted tweet, stated that Gandhi was creating history by the 'tsunami' of a crowd in the state.

Viral photo of AAP Gujarat chief Gopal Italia behind bars is fake

Those who shared the photo believe it was clicked today when Italia was detained for over 3 hours by the Delhi Police.

Video showing empty venue at PM Modi’s event misleading, viral clip taken after program

A nearly-packed venue could be seen when PM Modi was delivering his speech Sunday, at Modhera village in Gujarat.

‘Purring’ cheetah not one of 8 big cats that arrived from Namibia, viral clip shot last year

Eight cheetahs were brought from Namibia in Africa and released in Madhya Pradesh’s Kuno in one of the biggest trans-continental conservation experiments of its kind.

Nikon camera with Canon cover? Modi taking pictures of cheetahs with lens cap on is morphed

The PM’s picture was taken when he was at Kuno, where he released eight cheetahs. While opposition leaders had widely shared the morphed photo, TMC’s Jawhar Sircar removed it later.

‘Indian water highway’ tweeted by former UN Under-Secretary-General is a road from China

New Delhi: On Friday, Erik Solheim, a Norwegian diplomat and former Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, tweeted a two-second YouTube clip of what he...

Not a ‘rapist maulana’ – video showing Muslim man dragging ‘unconscious’ woman scripted

In a video, an elderly Muslim man is seen dragging an unconscious woman to a dark room. On being confronted by the cameraperson, he says he is ‘treating the woman’ in the ‘name of god’.

Gujarat auto driver whom Kejriwal met didn’t hang Modi’s portrait at home, viral image morphed

An auto rickshaw driver, Vikram Dantani, who lives in Gujarat's Ahmedabad, had invited Kejriwal to have dinner at his home, stating that he was a ‘big fan’ of the AAP leader.

AAP leaders share clip of boy falling off moving bus in Gujarat, but video not from state

The clip was first shared Thursday by AAP members in Gujarat who blamed the BJP government for the accident.

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.