China Did Not Manufacture “Boycott China Merchandise” Due To A High Demand In The Indian Market.

With increasing tensions between India and China, thousands of people in India have started a movement to boycott of Chinese products. Social media is flooded with images of Indian’s throwing away any Chinese products in support of the movement. With every passing day, the boycott Chinese products movement is getting stronger we found posts showing […]

Continue Reading

No, This is Not the Remains of a Martyred Soldier in Kargil War. The Truth Is Something Else

A picture apparently showing a skeleton of a gun-holding soldier is doing rounds on social media. Users are claiming that it is the body of a brave Indian soldier who sacrificed his life defending his motherland during the Kargil war.  Fact Crescendo’s investigation revealed that it is not the body of any real soldier. It […]

Continue Reading

Did Ben Garrison Draw a Cartoon on the Sorry State of the Indian Media? Read the Truth

As the trust in news media is falling all over the world, people are questioning the credibility of news organizations. India is no exception to it. And what better way to do it than a scathing cartoon? Many social media users are sharing a cartoon depicting the sorry state of Indian news channels. It is […]

Continue Reading

Assam University has not cancelled its PG, UG and Semester Exams

Facebook Link | Archived Link A media organization from Assam has published a post sharing a link from its website on its official Facebook Page claiming that the Assam University has cancelled its Post Graduation, Under Graduation and Semester end examinations.  The post, shared on June 26, 2020 at 10:11pm has the caption: “REGIONAL | […]

Continue Reading

No, this is not a video of Apache Helicopters deployed by IAF in Ladakh

Facebook Link | Archived Link Following the recent Indo-China faceoff in Galwan Valley speculations are rife on media and social media regarding movement of troops and military equipment along LAC. We found one such Facebook post with a caption suggesting the above, along with a video getting viral gradually, claiming that the Apache Helicopters seen […]

Continue Reading

Russian video viral as a recent road accident near Bengaluru.

Social media is flooded with a video showing a massive accident claiming to be a recent incident that took place on Mysore Road, near Bengaluru. The 30-second video clip, taken from a CCTV camera shows a truck crashing into a car in front of it and it demolishing three cars stuck ahead of it in […]

Continue Reading

Collage of two photos is not of an IAS 3rd rank holder Miss Revathi

Facebook Link | Archived Link A Facebook post with a collage of two photos and a caption stating that one of the persons in the photo is the third rank holder in IAS exams is slowly going viral in Assam.  The post, shared on June 27, 2020 at 8:24 am says:  “IAS Topper 3rd Rank […]

Continue Reading

Bhutan Has Not Stopped Flow Of Irrigation Water To Assam

Facebook Link | Archived Link Recent news reports have claimed that India’s neighbouring kingdom Bhutan has stopped the flow of water for irrigation to Assam. The canal, they say, has been a source of water for irrigation to the farmers living along the bordering areas in Assam since the 1950s. Various posts related to this […]

Continue Reading

This is not an image showing solar eclipse clicked by a British pilot

An image of a solar eclipse is being circulated after a solar eclipse was visible in India on June 21st between 9.15 am to 3.04 pm. NASA defined this solar eclipse as a phenomenon that happens when the moon is farthest from Earth and doesn’t block the entire view of the sun, leaving a ‘ring […]

Continue Reading

Old image from Nigeria shared as recent footage from Ladakh

There is a severe tension between India and China due to border issues and social media is flooded with posts about the recent face-off between the two sides. There are several unverified claims circulating on social media. Amidst this, a viral image showing soldiers lying dead on the ground claims that it shows the martyred […]

Continue Reading