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Because not everything one reads, hears or sees is the truth. As India’s first digital Fact news checker, we know a thing about fact checking news

How The Hindu lied that IIT-KGP’s Research Council had condemned ‘unprecedented violence and terror’ at JNU: Read details

The Hindu published a report that claimed that 'scholars' at IIT-Kharagpur had issued a statement in solidarity with the students…

Fact check: Did Central govt ‘ignore Left-ruled Kerala’ in releasing flood relief fund, as claimed by India Today

IndiaToday article claimed that the Centre has not allocated any funds for Kerala flood relief.

Marxist Kavita Krishnan lies about Karl Marx, says the son of a lawyer came from an extremely poor family

Karl Marx was born into a wealthy family and his father was lawyer, but Kavita Krishnan says he came from…

Fact check: Was Jawaharlal Nehru a volunteer with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh

Jawarharlal Nehru in an attire similar to that of the RSS has surfaced many times in the past too

Fact-Check: Has Wankhede Stadium really banned the colour black during India vs Australia cricket match for fear of protests?

Contrary to claims that black colour banned in India-Australia match, spectators are seen in black cloths in Wankhede Stadium

Fact-Check: Is the viral image of a ‘Shudra man’ feeding off leftovers from the street in Uttar Pradesh as it is claimed?

A user on Twitter shared an image claiming a 'Shudra man' was feeding on leftovers from a religious ceremony in…

Rajdeep Sardesai lies in a Hyderabad speech just days after apologising unconditionally in court for spreading fake news

“Indians no longer voting for values, but for individuals”– said the controversial journalist Rajdeep Sardesai

India Today ‘journalist’ fails to comprehend science and tech, spreads false propaganda on JNU servers

The 'journalist' who seems to have no idea regarding how the system of email works implied that if emails could…

India Today sting on JNU violence: Here is how Rahul Kanwal passed off a JNUSU activist as an ABVP member

The India Today sting operation where they claim to mask JNU violence goons is marred with fake news

Fact-check: Is this masked goon seen attacking JNU an ABVP activist as alleged

On Sunday, masked goons carrying sticks and rods and had indulged in violence inside the JNU campus

NDTV shields Muslim rioters, says not 57 but could find only 1 police officer who suffered bullet wounds, UP police calls the lies out

The Uttar Pradesh police took to Twitter to fact-check NDTV and call out their lies on the anti-CAA riots

Arvind Kejriwal indulges in fearmongering about CAA using lies, NDTV’s Nidhi Razdan contributes to his falsehoods

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal crossed all limits of lies on CAA, and Nidhi Razdan contributed to his lies

Latest media reports about anti-CAA violence in Patna make no mention of Hanuman Temple that was vandalised

Media outlets hardly elaborate on the violence that had taken place during these "peaceful anti-CAA protests" in Patna

Islamist Rana Ayyub lies blatantly, says Muslims protested ‘peacefully’ wearing religious symbols during anti-CAA riots

Speaking at a news show, Rana Ayyub continued her usual antics to propagate outright lies regarding the anti-CAA riots that…

The New Worry of Depleting Journalistic Ethics: Suhasini Haidar lies in her The Hindu oped about India’s diplomatic ties

Op-ed by Suhasini Haidar argued that with respect to Kashmir, CAA etc, India should take note of adverse reactions

Habitual fake news peddler Saba Naqvi shares a photoshopped image to allege that ABVP protested against the CAA

Saba Naqvi shared a photoshopped image which depicted ABVP members protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act

The Hindu publishes fake news that people will have to show documents for NPR, MHA clarifies it is incorrect and no document will be needed

The Home Ministry schooled the Hindu for distorting facts and urged them to reported sensitively to avoid misconception in public…

A year when the country changed fundamentally, but not the media: Top 10 lies spread by the mainstream media in 2019

Although the country has changed fundamentally in many ways in 2019, one institution hasn't changed all that much: The Fourth…

NDTV Editorial Director spreads fake news while trying to prove that NDTV is not biased

Senior NDTV journalist Sonia Singh repeated the fake news that Ajit Pawar was given clean chit by BJP govt

UP police officer Dr Archana Singh rejects Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s manhandling allegations, says her car had diverted from scheduled route

Dr Archana Singh wanted to know the tour detail of Priyanka to arrange security, and manhandling charges are baseless

Congress releases video to show how police manhandled Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, proves it was her goons that heckled lady police officer

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra alleged that UP police manhandled her. However, video proves that she was spreading fake news