Media Fact-Check

When the Media lies, it takes away the people’s right to know. The only way to reclaim that right is to catch them in the act.

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.

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

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

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

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…

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

As Islamist mobs set buses on fire and attack temples to oppose CAA, Rajdeep Sardesai paints them all as peaceful and patriotic

Rajdeep Sardesai, one such "journalist" took to Twitter today to spread more lies about the anti-CAA riots.

NDTV spreads fake news again, this time during a ‘fact check’ on the government’s claims on NRC and NPR

As a testament to its remarkable ability to spread lies, NDTV spread fake in a segment that called itself a…

Fact-Check: Bhutan is not going to charge mandatory fee of $250 per head per day from tourists from India, Bangladesh and Maldives

Times of India publishes misleading report saying Bhutan has imposed $250 per day tariff for travellers from India

Times of India publishes ‘sources based’ fake news about Train 18 not being produced by ICF: Here is the truth

TOT reports that ICF will not make Train 18, but govt gives approval to ICF for 45 new Train 18…

India Today reports fake source-based news stating BS Yediyurappa will not implement NRC in Karnataka, deletes article

India Today falsely claimed that BS Yediyurappa led Karnataka government has decided not to implement the National Register of Citizens…

BoomLive wrongly ‘fact-checks’ OpIndia on ‘Hinduon se azaadi’ slogan video. Watch the Jamia Nagar protests where communal slogans were raised

BoomLive, a fact-checker empowered by Facebook, wrongly 'fact-checks' OpIndia on 'Hinduon se azaadi' video to indulge in propaganda

Shekhar Gupta is wrong, the Citizenship Amendment Bill is exactly what BJP was voted to power for

Tired of oft-repeated lies about the Citizenship Amendment Bill, Shekhar Gupta of The Print decided to come up with a…