Nearly four percent of all our fact checks in 2020 were on false information spread by the mainstream media.
The two-month-old video was shot near Bird Island in Pangong Tso lake in Chinese-controlled Tibet.
Both India and China have accused each other of aggression, in the latest development in Ladakh standoff since May.
BOOM found that the video is from the Kangxiwa cemetery built for the 1962 Indo-China war casualties.
Speaking to BOOM, retired colonel Ajai Shukla addressed the Galwan Valley clash as well as elaborated on India's options ...
BOOM found that the video is from 2019 when the Maratha Light Infantry regiment celebrated the festival at Shingo River...
BOOM found that Jianli Yang who was credited as the source never said 100 Chinese soldiers died in the clash at Galwan.
The Indian Army in a statement said that PM Modi visited patients being treated in an training hall converted to a ward
BOOM found that the video is from Lake Havasu in Arizona, where Apache helicopters were flying over and according to...
The video has circulated online since at least March 2020, months before the Galwan Valley clash.
BOOM found that the image was taken during the last rites of Lt Col Subramaniam Anand in Tamil Nadu last year.
BOOM was able to geo-locate where the picture was taken and found that it was shot in Leh and not the Galwan Valley.