Category: Fake News
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LAHORE – Renowned religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel had responded to a viral photo associated with him on different social media platforms, then deleted in just after a short while. The viral picture is of a luxury SUV, Lexus LX570, which can be seen, registered with the MTJ-1 number plate – MTJ is a fashion retail brand owned by MaulanaRead More
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s federal cabinet has shot down the rumors in mainstream media about the resumption of trade ties with arch-rival India until India reviewed its 2019 move to revoke the semi-autonomous status of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. On Wednesday, the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of Pakistan had suggested the import of cotton and sugar from India because ofRead More
As the lockdown crosses the mark of one month, looks like students haven’t had enough fun already. A fake account pretending to be the education minister of Punjab, Dr Murad Ras, announced holidays for a complete one year owing to COVID-19 lockdown. The post was shared so many times that the real education minister had to clarify. Dr Murad onRead More
Govt has NOT increased Any Electricity Charges – Channel 24 Directed to Apologize, Show Cause Notice Issued
The Govt did NOT increase any electricity tariff. Channel 24 has been served with a show cause notice after the fake news of government increasing electricity charges was aired. The channel has also been directed to air an apology along with showing cause. PEMRA has issued show cause notice to Lahore based channel named 24 news HD for broadcasting fakeRead More