Month: August 2022

Empty Seats At Laal Singh Chaddha Premiere? No, Viral Image Is From Press Meet – Newschecker

Amid social media “boycott” of Aamir Khan-starrer Laal Singh Chaddha, the movie hit theatres on August 11. The Forrest Gump-remake had been facing backlash from a section of social media users who called for a boycott of the movie citing Aamir Khan’s previous ‘anti-Hindu’ stance. In it in this background, a picture showing Aamir Khan, …

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Odisha govt to distribute condom, pills to newly-wed couples-thip

Bhubaneswar, Aug 12 (IANS) The Odisha government will provide a free kit — equipped with contraceptives and condoms — to newlywed couples under a Central government initiative, Mission Parivar Vikas, an official said on Friday. Called ‘Nayi Pahal’ or ‘Nabadampati’ kit, it will be distributed by ASHA workers and will also carry brochures, guidelines and …

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Two year old video of Tiranga waterfall goes viral in wrong context -Vishvas News

In the investigation of Vishvas News, the viral claim about the tricolor waterfall turned out to be misleading. The viral video is not recent, but is almost two years old. This waterfall is in the Kadam Kandi area of ​​Jodhpur. Where two youths mixed colours in the waterfall and gave it a tricolor-like appearance. New …

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18% GST On House Rent For Tenants? Misleading Claim Goes Viral – Newschecker

The government has imposed a GST of 18% on house rent from all tenants, claimed several Twitter users, triggering outrage among many on social media. One such tweet said, “Modi does not want to leave any chance to loot money from people, gradually everything is coming under the purview of GST, now tenants will have …

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There is no GST charge on the total billed amount in shopping malls – FactCrescendo

PIB of Finance ministry clarified to us that the viral message is Fake. The government issued nine Central Tax (Rate) notifications on 13th July 2022. These GST rate changes were applied from 18th July 2022. Further, exemptions were withdrawn on a few daily essentials. The government notified that the revised rates for the items faced an …

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The video is old and misleading. Justin Trudeau had not officially sworn-in as the PM of Canada when this video was shot. – FactCrescendo

Old video of Justin Trudeau shared as him living without security. A video showing Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau walking by without any security and waving his hands towards the bystanders. Users claim that the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau can be seen walking into a building without security. The caption of the video states, …

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The woman in the video is not Arpita Mukherjee but Bollywood actor Raveena Tandon. – FactCrescendo

Video from 2019 video of Raveena Tandon dancing with TMC MP shared as Arpita Banerjee… According to reports, a day after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) carried out raids across West Bengal in connection with its probe into the state’s School Service Commission (SSC) teacher recruitment scam and recovered Rs 20 crore from the house of Arpita …

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Video from 2018 shared as Hima Das winning 400m race in CWG 2022 – FactCrescendo

This video is not from 2022 Commonwealth Games but from World Athletics U-20 Championship Tampere in 2018 A video showing Hima Das winning a race is widely circulating on social media with the claim that Indian athlete Hima Das has won Gold Medal in Women’s 400-metre race at the 2022 Commonwealth Games being held in …

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