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- 4 Of 5 Best-Governed States In India Are Not Ruled By BJP
Only one BJP-ruled state, Himachal Pradesh, made it to the list of five best-governed states in India. […]
- Can WhatsApp Admins be Jailed For Fake & Hate Messages? A FactFile
BOOM spoke to lawyers who were of the opinion that holding WhatsApp admins liable for group members posting objectionable content is misuse of criminal law. […]
- How A Non-Existent Jio Institute Got ‘Institute Of Eminence’ Tag: A Factfile
Stung by all-round criticism, govt clarifies that Jio Institute will only get ‘Letter of Intent’ now. IoE tag only when they set-up in 3 years. […]
- 15th Finance Commission: Why the North Vs South Debate Is Flimsy
That the richer south receives lesser funds from the centre is a fact. But is it the population criterion in the formula that impedes southern interests? […]
- ‘Maut Ka Bathtub’: TV Channels’ Insensitive And Deplorable Coverage Of Sridevi’s Death
Indian media turns coverage of Sridevi’s death into a grotesque media spectacle. […]
- The Battle for Gujarat: Rajdeep Sardesai’s Ten Takeaways
Brand Modi, Team Rahul, Hardik Patel – the X factor and other key takeaways from the Gujarat Election. […]
Fake News Police
- Over 1600 Social Media URLs Blocked In India, Facebook Leads
Mumbai: As many as 1,662 uniform resource locators (URLs) or posts on social media were blocked over 18 months […]
- Received IT Refund Message? Watch Out, It Could Be Fake
Do not fall for fake income tax return SMSes. India’s top cyber security agency, CERT-In has already issued an advisory against these fake messages. […]
- Audio Clip From ‘Mumbai Police’ On Aadhaar Verification Is Fake
WhatsApp message citing warning from Mumbai police about Aadhaar verification call is fake. But here is why you should never share your Aadhaar number […]
- FactChecking Claims Made By PM Narendra Modi On Independence Day
Factchecker did a live fact check on the claims made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his independence-day speech at […]
- “Swachh Bharat Saved 3 Lakh Children”: Did PM Modi Misquote WHO?
Having achieved 90% of rural sanitation coverage, PM Modi is not entirely wrong in claiming that Swachh Bharat Mission saved 3 lakh children. […]