Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Wednesday, February 1, 2023

NEWS

The viral videos claiming Youtube is not shutting down are misleading. Newscheckers investigation found that the speed at which the content will load on users’ devices could become slower.

No, Youtube is not “shutting down” as alleged in viral Tiktok...

The viral videos claiming Youtube is not shutting down are misleading. Newscheckers investigation found that the speed at which the content will load on users’ devices could become slower.
There is no change to the national flag of Saudi Arabia. However, the country's Shura Council has approved a draft amendment to the usage of the national flag, and national anthem.

No, Saudi Arabia Is not Changing Its National Flag

There is no change to the national flag of Saudi Arabia. However, the country's Shura Council has approved a draft amendment to the usage of the national flag, and national anthem.

POLITICS

No, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury has not been elected as the new...

Recently, some videos went viral on the social media platform claiming that the Speaker of the National Parliament of Bangladesh, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury, has...

No, Messi and Neymar are not listening to Zakir Naik in...

Recently, a viral social media post on Tiktok, claimed that Messi and Neymar are sitting together and listening to Dr. Zakir Naik's speech.  Check out...

VIRAL

The viral video of burning the Quran in Sweden is old

Recently, a video of the burning of the Holy Quran on TikTok went viral, claiming that the Swedish government has ordered the burning of...

No, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury has not been elected as the new president of Bangladesh

Recently, some videos went viral on the social media platform claiming that the Speaker of the National Parliament of Bangladesh, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury, has...

An old image of airplane debris has gone viral as a recent plane crash...

After the tragic plane crash in Nepal, various images and videos have gone viral on social media claiming them to be showing the recent...

RELIGION

The viral video of burning the Quran in Sweden is old

Recently, a video of the burning of the Holy Quran on TikTok went viral, claiming that the Swedish government has ordered the burning of...

No, This is not Prophet Muhammad’s war Armour

A video showing a chainmail armour, with golden embellishments and a bejewelled sword, on display behind a glass case is being widely shared on...

No, Viral Video Does Not Show Quran Hafiz’s Body Intact After 10 Years Of...

A video showing a dead body being unwrapped from its white shroud, following which several men bend down to pay their respects to the deceased...

Fact Check

Science & Technology

No, this is not the Starlink satellite train seen in Kushtia 

A viral social media content on Tiktok has claimed that the Starlink satellite train was seen in the sky of Kushtia in Bangladesh.  The video...

No, hydrogen peroxide does not cause acid rain

Following the June 4 blast at the BM Container Depot in Sitakunda, Chittagong, that killed 49 people and injured 300 others, a message warning...

No, Youtube is not “shutting down” as alleged in viral Tiktok Video

The viral videos claiming Youtube is not shutting down are misleading. Newscheckers investigation found that the speed at which the content will load on users’ devices could become slower.

No, the Lake Natron does not turn live animals into stones

Lake  Natron does not turn living creatures to stone. Photographer Nick Brandt arranged the dead animals that he found by the side of the lake, and placed them in a specific manner to photograph them. The lake is also open to the public and is not restricted.

COVID-19 Vaccine

News

The viral video of burning the Quran in Sweden is old

Recently, a video of the burning of the Holy Quran on TikTok went viral, claiming that the Swedish government has ordered the burning of...

No, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury has not been elected as the new...

Recently, some videos went viral on the social media platform claiming that the Speaker of the National Parliament of Bangladesh, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury, has...

Coronavirus

A video claiming to show how Coronavirus ‘originated from blood’ cells in a laboratory is going viral on the video-sharing platform TikTok. The video shows a drop of blood on a glass slide, which can be seen multiplying into several droplets in a matter of mere seconds. The Bangla caption accompanying the claim says “The way coronavirus was originated from this blood”.  Newschecker has found the claim to be false. Footage from a Netflix series goes viral on social media with a false claim that coronavirus originated from blood cells in the laboratory. 

Fact Check: Did coronavirus originate from blood cells in the laboratory

A video claiming to show how Coronavirus ‘originated from blood’ cells in a laboratory is going viral on the video-sharing platform TikTok. The video shows a drop of blood on a glass slide, which can be seen multiplying into several droplets in a matter of mere seconds. The Bangla caption accompanying the claim says “The way coronavirus was originated from this blood”.  Newschecker has found the claim to be false. Footage from a Netflix series goes viral on social media with a false claim that coronavirus originated from blood cells in the laboratory. 

16 students test positive for Omicron in India, not Bangladesh

A viral social media post claiming that reads "16 students in school infected with Omicron", is being shared by social media users in Bangladesh...

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LATEST ARTICLES

The viral video of burning the Quran in Sweden is old

Recently, a video of the burning of the Holy Quran on TikTok went viral, claiming that the Swedish government has ordered the burning of...

No, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury has not been elected as the new president of Bangladesh

Recently, some videos went viral on the social media platform claiming that the Speaker of the National Parliament of Bangladesh, Shirin Sharmin Choudhury, has...

The information circulated on Facebook regarding the Land Act Pass is fake

Recently, a social media viral post claimed that the Land Act had been passed, and it has come into effect from January 10 this...

An old image of airplane debris has gone viral as a recent plane crash in Nepal

After the tragic plane crash in Nepal, various images and videos have gone viral on social media claiming them to be showing the recent...

An image from a festival in Bali passed off as the victims of a tragic plane crash in Nepal

Recently, a video has gone viral on Tiktok along with a claim related to the recent plane crash in Nepal.  The viral video shows dead...

Shakib Al Hasan is not the new CEO of the Gulf Oil 

Recently, a social media post has gone viral on TikTok, that claims Bangladeshi cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been appointed as the CEO of...