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Fact Check: Did Prime Minister Modi write a letter to congratulate Chief Justice of India on Ayodhya verdict?

A fake letter is being circulated in the name of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi claiming that he has congratulating CJI Gogoi on the verdict in the Ayodhya dispute. The Dhaka-based Indian High Commission had alerted people about a fak...

Fact Check: Did Mahua Moitra breach the Model Code of Conduct before the upcoming by-election in West Bengal?

In the wake of the upcoming by-election in West Bengal, Trinamool Congress Party ( TMC) MP Mahua Moitra was accused of breaching the Model Code of Conduct (MCC). In our investigation, we found that the viral picture of Mahua Moit...

Fact Check: Had East India Company issued coins featuring Lord Ram?

A picture was widely shared on social media with a claim that East India Company used to issue coins that features Hindu God during its India rule. In our investigation, we found the viral picture is FAKE as there is no mention of such coins in...

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Pakistan uses Social Media against India to spread Fake News - Part 1

After revocation of Article 370, which conferred a special status to Jammu and Kashmir through a Presidential Order, Pakistan used social Media against India to spread Fake News and to show atrocities on civilians by the Indian Army.

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Should Uniform Civil Code be implemented throughout the country

Article 44 of the Directive Principles in the Constitution says the “State shall endeavor to provide for its citizens a uniform civil code (UCC) throughout the territory of India.”

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Rape of Draupadi in front of Arjuna in Bhil Mahabharata: A fine reflection of moral bankruptcy of our society

This building up of Karna and Vasuki as a hero at the expense of an innocent woman is a fine reflection of the moral bankruptcy of our society today.

Minorities in India bear the brunt of post-election hate crimes: An attempt of fake narrative by the ecosystem

A fact check of narrative showing how the minority community is facing the brunt of post-election hate crimes in India.

Jai Shri Ram slogan has become a war-cry: fake cases have amplified the perception of religious intolerance

There have been some incidents where members of the minority community have been cornered and forced to say "Jai Shri Ram" but multiple fake cases have only amplified the perception that Jai Shri Ram slogan has become a war-cry. ...

Do tribal people really believe that Goddess Durga was a sex worker?

Some tribes in Jharkhand do consider Mahisasur as their ancestor but even those people don't think Goddess Durga was a sex worker. The theory was started by an obscure hate magazine named “Yadav-Shakti” in April 2011 and fu...

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