No Movie Named ‘The Omicron Variant’ Was Released in 1963; Altered Photo of Another Movie’s Poster Shared With Misleading Claim…

The original poster of the film named “Phase IV” released in 1974 was digitally edited to create the viral poster. Becky Cheatle, who photoshopped the original poster, has clarified the same on Twitter. On November 26, World Health Organization (WHO) designated the new COVID-19 variant B.1.1.529 as a ‘variant of concern’ and named it Omicron. According […]

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Image of Satyajit Ray with a luxury car is digitally edited

The image is digitally edited to shows filmmaker Satyajit Ray. Original image was taken in 1964 showing actor Sean Connery as James Bond. An image of filmmaker Satyajit Ray standing with his luxurious sedan Aston martin is widely circulating on social media claiming that Ray’s image was captured in 1953. The caption of the image […]

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30 year old image from Moscow shared as anti-lockdown protest in Vienna.

The image has no relation with the present. The image is not from Vienna. It shows Boris Yeltsin supporters rallying in Moscow in 1991 on the eve of the fall of U.S.S.R. Massive protests broke out in Austria after the country imposed a nationwide lockdown and mandated vaccines for its entire adult population. In this context, an […]

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Was a 201-year-old monk discovered in the mountains of Nepal? Know the truth…

Images shows a monk who died in 2017 whose body was exhumed months after his death for Buddhist rituals. An image showing two police officers carrying remains of an old Buddhist monk is widely circulating on social media. Social media users claim that the image is of a Tibetan monk discovered in the mountains of […]

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Digitally Edited image shared as Swami Vivekananda playing cricket in Eden Gardens

The image is morphed and the original image shows Yorkshire cricketer Hedley Verity in circa 1940. Swami Vivekananda’s birthday is celebrated as the National Youth day in India. He was a Hindu monk and a Philosopher who was an ardent disciple of Indian mystic Ramakrishna. He is fondly remembered for his historic speech at the […]

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FACT CHECK: Viral Image of People Sleeping on Road on a Chilly Night is not of UP TET Aspirants…

UP Police has called out the viral post to be Fake. One arrest has been made so far for spreading misinformation on social media. Uttar Pradesh cancelled their Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) due to alleged leaking of their examination paper, which triggered politics in the state bound for elections next year. Amidst this, an image […]

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Video of Somnath temple viral as newly renovated Kashi Vishwanath temple

The video does not show the Kashi Vishwanath temple. According to the trust there has been no major changes made on the temple in Varanasi. PM Modi is going to inaugurate the Kashi Vishwanath Temple Corridor project on December 13 in Varanasi. This renovation project is said to ‘change the face of the city of […]

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Old and Unrelated Video of Vandalism Shared as Public Reaction After PM Modi Announced Repealing of Farm Laws…

The video shows an incident that took place in Karnal in January this year when Haryana CM Khattar was scheduled to attend the Kisan Mahapanchayat. He had to cancel his visit to the Kisan Mahapanchayat venue as the agitating farmers had vandalized the venue. After a rigorous agitation by farmers for more than a year, […]

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Image of Incheon International Airport Shared On Social Media As Jewar International Airport…

The image shows the Incheon International Airport at Seoul in South Korea. The Noida International Airport in Uttar Pradesh has not been constructed yet. PM Modi laid the foundation stone one day ago. On 25 November 2021, Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the Noida International Airport, near Jewar in Uttar Pradesh’s […]

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Simulation video falsely shared as a real train system in Israel.

The video is a simulated one used in video games. The video does not show a real train on the pyramid bridge in Israel. Israel is popular for their technological prowess and over the years, many countries have tried to learn and emulate their advanced techniques in various fields.  A video of an ‘amazing example’ […]

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