Conspiracy theories

Conspiracy theories: the top ten secret plots

Briefing
Tue 24 Mar, AT 12:16

The world is an even stranger place than it seems if these conspiracy theories are to be believed

Russia's opposition supporters march in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov

Boris Nemtsov: conspiracy theories begin to emerge

Analysis
Tue 3 Mar, AT 14:07

Was Nemtsov killed by Islamists, the West, Putin's opponents or the Russian president himself?

Glowing orbs

UFO sightings: two glowing orbs 'spotted' on horizon

One-Minute Read
Mon 9 Feb, AT 13:44

UFO experts 'summon up' mysterious lights by meditating - or it could be some nautical flares

AirAsia plane

AirAsia QZ8501 conspiracy theories: what happened to the plane?

Briefing
Mon 5 Jan, AT 15:15

Some online theorists believe AirAsia crash was predicted last year, others say plane was shot down

MH370 conspiracy theories: what happened to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane?

One-Minute Read
Fri 27 Feb, AT 14:36

Was Flight MH370 captured by aliens? Stolen by Vladimir Putin? Or did it crash in Ukraine? A round-up of the best conspiracy theories

'The Day Kennedy Died' brings JFK assassination back to life

Fri 15 Nov, AT 08:21
Holden Frith

Forget the conspiracy theories and meet the men and women who were there on 22 Nov 1963

JFK

Who killed JFK? 51 years of conspiracy theories

Briefing
Mon 2 Mar, AT 15:49

JFK was killed by the CIA, the KGB, aliens or by accident. Why three shots fired in Dallas still reverberate across America

UFO files: faceless humanoids spook Welsh hotel owner

Summary
Thu 12 Jul, AT 10:59

Highlights from the latest tranche of MoD 'X-Files' released by the National Archives

Barack Obama

Barack Obama birther theory resurrected by ex-literary agent

First Post
Fri 18 May, AT 14:27

Booklet produced in 1991 saying President was born in Kenya gives new hope to conspiracy theorists

Doomsday

Nasa debunks 2012 doomsday theory for a third time

Video
Fri 9 Mar, AT 13:18

New video pours scorn on doomsday scenarios - but doth Nasa protest too much?

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