An epidemic of fake videos

An epidemic of fake videos hits the Indian social media ecosystem

"आंध्रप्रदेश की एक हिंदू मारवाड़ी लड़की जिसकी शादी एक मुस्लिम लड़के के साथ शादी हुई थी। आज कुछ मुस्लिम लोगों नें मिलकर बुरीतरह मारा फिर जिंदा जला दिया। बुर्का ना पहनने के लिये – -देखिये दिल दहला देने वाली video (Translation: A Hindu Marwardi girl from...

Fearing protests, women made to part with their black dupattas at BJP Yuva Morcha event attended by Gujarat CM

BJP Yuva Morcha organised a road show in Viramgam district in Gujarat today. Following the road show, a Yuva Sammelan was also organized. The Yuva Sammelan was attended by Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani and other ministers. At this event, Gujarat CM handed ...

Fake message about Royal Enfield bike catching fire in Bangalore viral on social media

"Royal Enfield Motorcycle Petrol Tank blast. Man burnt alive near electronic City Begur junction Due to petrol tank filled full! Don't fill full tank in summer!" This message has gone viral on social media along with a video of a man charred to death...

Six year old video being circulated as BJP MLA being beaten up by Army in Panchkula, Haryana

"MLA of Raniya Haryana, who came to Panchkula to support Dera Pramukh, Haryana Police informed Army, Then Army did memorable Bhangra dance with BJP MLA: His name is Ram Chand Kamboj." is the text of a video that is currently viral on social media and...

As Rohingya crisis continues, images of children are being misused to spread fake news

Sandy is a 12 year-old Brazilian girl, suffering from multiple health problems including a liver condition. The Facebook page of Garrafão do Norte, the place where she lives, has shared her story of strength and perseverance and made an appeal for he...
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TOI declared Najeeb as ISIS sympathizer on Page 1, 75 word retraction that news was fake on Page 5

Assassins are hired killers who are contracted to eliminate political adversaries, business adversaries etc. Assassins cost a lot of money and if the assassination plot ever gets exposed, the person who has hired is liable to criminal prosecution. To...

Viral: Unrelated, old video claimed to be last video of Kathua rape victim

A video of a young girl is presently being circulated on social media. It is claimed that this video is of the 8-year old who was raped and murdered in Kathua, Jammu in January, and that this is her last video before she was killed. The video has bee...
SP goons beatup poor women because they voted for Narendra Modi

Samajwadi Party goons brutally assault poor women because they voted for Narendra Modi

A video has surfaced on social media where women narrate how they were beaten up by the goons of Samajwadi Party because they voted for Narendra Modi in UP elections. In this video, the women narrate how they were pulled out from their houses and bea...
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Modi Sarkar’s three-year anniversary celebrations – Indian media’s top five cheerleading moments

Fierce independence, fearlessness and a determination to always stand up to the powerful and fight against the abuse or misuse of power were listed as the finest virtue of journalism by the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, when he delivered the ...

A Indian origin woman subjected to an abusive verbal assault on a train in New York

On the same day Srinivas Kuchibhotla was shot and killed in a racial crime in Kansas, a woman of Indian origin, Ekta Desai, was verbally abused on a New York train and was asked to "Go back to your country." Ekta Desai jotted down the following on he...

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