Pakistani TV’s bizarre video claiming to show actor Om Puri’s ghost is fake.
BOOM’s Fact Check List as the facts get lost in the rush of following news. Also a roundup of what else is making news in India.
Many newspapers and television news station owners feel the urgent need to please politicians in power and direct their editorial to do so
‘Indian media is the second most untrusted institution in the world’, said few anti-mainstream media citing World Economic Forum. But is it true?
Media coverage of female politicians is often sexist and gender biased. They are judged for their looks, voice and as per gender norms. Journalists need to be more responsible and recognise how their bias perpetually harms women in public office.
Each piece of digital misinformation contributes to the shaping of our opinions. Overall, the harm can be very real