Al-Bulayhi did NOT ask Messi to embrace Islam! The video is edited

The audio from 2014 showing Pakistani cricketer Ahmed Shehzad asking Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan to embrace Islam, has been digitally added to the viral video. Amidst the unrelated images and videos shared in relation to the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar, a video showing a conversation between Lionel Messi and Saudi defender […]

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This is NOT a View of Mount Everest in the Himalayas during Winter!

Many nature lovers make it a point to capture breathtaking views during their travels; these images go viral on social media. However, at times the public gets misled by some of the narrations associated with such amazing sceneries. This is one of our investigations on a mountain range covered with snow, purported to be scenes […]

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2019 video from Russia shared as namaz offering during FIFA World Cup 2022 opening in Qatar

The video has no relation with the ongoing FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. The video is from Ak Bars Arena in Kazan, Russia in 2019. A video showing a huge crowd reading Namaz on the ground of a stadium is widely circulating on social media after the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup 2022 […]

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Elon Musk did NOT comment on any Mysterious Gravity related to Sri Lanka!

Elon Musk, the world’s wealthiest man, is no stranger to creating international headlines with his controversial statements and actions. However, some media users use this business tycoon’s popularity to attribute bizarre and false claims in the name of Elon Musk, to get increased eyeballs. Factcrescendo Sri Lanka team came across a misleading viral video about […]

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These photos do NOT depict the wealth and life of a late billionaire from Kuwait!

Death is inevitable and we all must surrender to death sooner or later. However, many are interested in the funerals of rich and famous people, which often get a lot of media attention. This is our investigation associated with misleading social media posts, which claimed to be a collection of photos of a Kuwaiti billionaire. […]

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Viral Message About Sudha Murty Travelling Without Ticket on Train Is Fabricated!

Many are fascinated to hear about the life tales of prominent and successful personalities, and such stories often get viral on social media. However, some of these stories are fabricated.  This is our investigation related to such a misleading story about the new British PM and his mother-in-law, billionaire businesswoman Sudha Murty. WHAT’S THE CLAIM? […]

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Footage of Elon Musk Sacking Vijaya Gadde from Twitter? Find out the facts…

After acquiring Twitter, Elon Musk quickly removed some key executives from the company, including chief executive Parag Agrawal, chief financial officer Ned Segal, and legal affairs and policy chief Vijaya Gadde.  Vijaya Gadde is mainly known for leading the charge against permanently suspending Donald Trump’s official handle. In this context, a viral video is making […]

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Scenes from an ARMA-3 video game shared as Ukrainian FGM 148 javelin missile attack on Russian tanks!

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has now run into almost eight months. Despite Russia boasting of superior military power, Ukrainians have managed to stage an intense fight back and challenge the Russians, along with the military support of western countries. The war between Russia and Ukraine has been a prominent topic on international media and […]

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A daughter paying tribute to her father after topping the IAS exam? (PHOTO)

An unusual photo of a young woman pulling a rickshaw, which carried an old man, went viral in Sri Lankan social media circles. The woman was claimed to be the girl who topped the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) exam and the person inside was said to be her father. However, our investigation revealed these viral […]

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Is Cartoon Network really shutting Down? Find Out the Facts…

A lot of people all over the world have been enjoying the variety of cartoons and animations produced by the Cartoon Network over the years. However, a number of fans were shocked by a wave of recent posts which claimed that the Cartoon Network will be shut down and its days are numbered. However, Factcrescendo […]

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