Tuesday, 19 February, 2019

HoaXposed

Screen grab of the viral post

Kareena Kapoor Khan pregnant again? Social media goes gaga with 2016 image

The photo was originally clicked two years ago when Kareena Kapoor Khan was pregnant, before she gave birth to her son Taimur Ali Khan.
A screen grab of the viral photo

Tarek Fatah tweets morphed image of madrasa teaching ‘superiority of Islam over Hinduism’

In the original photo, a teacher in a UP madrasa is seen teaching Sanskrit lessons and not what Fatah has shared.
A screen shot of the viral tweet

Dhruv Rathee among those who shared half the story behind BJP-AAP scuffle

One set of videos of scuffle at Delhi's Signature Bridge show BJP's Manoj Tiwari assaulting cops while others show AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan pushing the MP.
Screenshot of AAP's tweet

AAP uses a picture from Netherlands to promote Delhi’s new Signature Bridge

Goof-up pointed out by BJP spokesperson Tajinder Bagga. Party gets trolled for fake post.
Screenshot of AAP's tweet

AAP twitter handle tweets pic of Dutch bridge, calls it Signature Bridge  

Goof-up pointed out by BJP spokesperson Tajinder Bagga. Party gets trolled for fake post.
Screenshot of the morphed image which went viral

‘No credit until Rahul Gandhi becomes PM’ – morphed image goes viral on social media

Actual picture shows Rahul visiting a Bikaner shop where a poster on its glass door mentions names of the sweets, and not what the morphed image shows.
Indian Army doesn't destroy its dogs

No, the Indian Army does not kill its dogs after retirement

Indian Army spokesperson says only animals suffering from terminal and incurable diseases are euthanised.

#HoaXposed: Video showing severed head of child is a prank, say Rajasthan police

Police have clarified that no human sacrifice took place and it’s a prank played by people in a Rajasthan village annually.
Screenshot of the tweet | Twitter

Kamal Nath trolls MP chief minister Shivraj Chouhan using bad road image from Bangladesh

The picture sent from the verified account of ‘Office of Kamal Nath’ received more than 430 retweets and 1,300 likes so far. New Delhi: A...
Screen grab of the viral tweet

Congress state units compare Gujarat migrant exodus with Partition using 2010 photo

The widely-shared image, showing an overcrowded passenger train, is from Mathura.

OnCamera

Illustration by Soham Sen/ThePrint

Blood, bodies and scars: What I saw after the 1983 Nellie massacre in Assam

On the anniversary of the Nellie massacre in Assam, which claimed thousands of lives in a few hours, I recall the horrid sights.

As Pakistan’s leverage with US, China, Saudi Arabia grows, is it even possible to isolate it?

Pakistan signed deals worth $20 billion with Saudi Arabia, even as India vows to isolate the neighbour diplomatically after the Pulwama attack on a CRPF convoy.

Defence

A Rafale fighter aircraft seen during rehearsals for fly-past ahead of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka Air Base in Bengaluru

IAF deputy chief and other senior officers set to fly Rafale at Aero India

Even as political slug-fest continues over the deal, IAF is throwing its weight behind Rafale, the first of which is to be delivered in September 2019.
National Interest

Suicidal Pakistan should know Modi may not be scared of its nuclear button

Pakistan has taken too much of a chance with Pulwama — with the wrong government in India, and at the wrong time.