This Video Does Not Show Queen Elizabeth II Throwing Food To Africans.

The video was filmed over two decades before the birth of Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, has died on the last day after reigning for seven decades. Many pictures and videos of her in mourning, paying her final tributes, have flooded social media. Social Media Claims The passing of Queen Elizabeth II has renewed discussion about the British Empire and colonialism […]

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CNBC did NOT publish a report relating the Death of Queen Elizabeth II to Global Climate Change

As Britain mourns the death of Queen Elizabeth II, UK’s longest-serving monarch, world leaders and prominent personalities around the world have been expressing their condolences to the royal family. Social media circles around the world also have been filled with numerous tributes in honor of the inspiring and iconic reign of Queen Elizabeth II which […]

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Yohani donned in Indian colours, supporting the Indian Cricket Team? Find Out the Facts…

Sri Lanka singer Yohani de Silva became a household name in India last year with her breakthrough song “Manike Mage Hithe” winning the hearts of millions of Indians. However, over the past year, misleading posts and edited trolls targeting Yohani were also seen among Sri Lankan social media users. Similarly, an altered image of Yohani […]

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Arnold Schwarzenegger did not sleep on the street in front of his statue, because a hotel denied him free room

World-renowned Hollywood icon Arnold Schwarzenegger started off as a professional bodybuilder and then shot to fame as an action star in Hollywood. Later, he went on to become the 38th Governor of California and was in the office from 2003 to 2011. The Facebook page of Anuradha Nanayakkara carried the following post, along with an […]

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Actor Kavinga Perera to Support Sajith?

As the election date draws closer, it’s natural to see number of false claims especially on artists and cricketers and is a famous avenue for misinformation. We had already debunked a claim that stated actress Nehara Peiris offered support for the each of the two main candidates by supporters of both parties. Fact-Check: Nehara Peiris […]

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Nehara is elated on Sajith becoming presidential candidate ?

UNP working committee finally decided unanimously to approve UNP Deputy Leader, Minister Sajith Premadasa as their Presidential candidate after a number of discussions on September 26th and subsequently various posts were published supporting this decision. We found one photo claim in which award-winning actress and famous TV host Nehara  Peiris was seen holding a photograph of […]

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Fact-Check : Dr. Shafi and Bathiudeen visits Namal Rajapaksa’s wedding

In one of most hyped weddings of the year, Mahinda Rajapaksa’s elder son and parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa tied the knot with Limini Weerasinghe on 12th of September, with poruwa ceremony and registration taking place at Gangaramaya Temple followed by the wedding reception at Carton House, Tangalle same day evening. The event attracted a lot of […]

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Did Sri Lankan model Sandani Fernando support any presidential campaign of Gotabaya Rajapaksa or Sajith Premadasa?

With Sri Lankan Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) headed by former president Mahinda Rajapaksa announcing his brother Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa (Defense secretary during Rajapaksa regime) as the presidential candidate from the party number of posts have been shared on social media both in his favour and against.  Even though United National Alliance led by United National Party […]

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