Fact Checking

Facebook Brags About Doing Its Job for Once

Photo: Denis Charlet (Getty Images) Normally I’m one to give credit where credit is due. But when you’re talking about a company with Facebook’s extensive laundry list of screwups, a

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Google Tries to Buy Journalists Off With Some Honestly Sweet New Tools

Photo: Robyn Beck/AFP (Getty Images) This morning Google announced it’s rolled out an entire suite of tools designed to make journalists’ jobs easier. Spotted by TechCrunch, Journalist Studio features 13

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Fact Check: Did Cabinet appoint Kulman Ghising?

Fact Check: Did Cabinet appoint Kulman Ghising? 3 MIN READ Kulman Ghising: The man who gave light (File Photo) KATHMANDU: Managing Director (MD) of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) Kulman Ghising

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News on entire ‘Valley shutdown’ misleading; only 8 administrative services to remain shut

News on entire ‘Valley shutdown’ misleading; only 8 administrative services to remain shut KATHMANDU: A news item regarding a two-week-long shutdown to be clamped in the Kathmandu Valley has gone

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Fact Check: News saying ‘SC orders not to take house rent during lockdown’ was fake

Fact Check: News saying ‘SC orders not to take house rent during lockdown’ was fake 2 MIN READ A snapshot of the news report. KATHMANDU: Last week, a news about

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Fact Check: Nepali guard thrashed in Malaysia

The video depicts a man speaking Bahasa Melayu confronting the unresisting guard and continually battering the latter with a truncheon in an unidentified car park. (Screengrab) KUALA LUMPUR: A video

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FACT CHECK: How reports say lobby underway to nominate Himani Shah to Upper House

FACT CHECK: How reports say lobby underway to nominate Himani Shah to Upper House Former Crown Princess Himani Shah. (File Photo) KATHMANDU: Social media are flooded with reports that lobbying

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Fact Check: Fake news and truth about ‘pregnant woman fighting against COVID-19’ in USA

Fact Check: Fake news and truth about ‘pregnant woman fighting against COVID-19’ in USA 3 MIN READ Woman in a hospital bed. Was she fighting against COVID-19? KATHMANDU: The world

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Fact Check: Did Malla die in the hospital or his apartment in the US?

Fact Check: Did Malla die in the hospital or his apartment in the US? 3 MIN READ File Photo of Pawan Malla. (Social Media) KATHMANDU: The death of Pawan Kumar

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Fact Check: How a news about a Nepali youth ‘starving in USA’ turns out to be fake

Fact Check: How a news about a Nepali youth ‘starving in USA’ turns out to be fake Pawan Chapagain appears on social media to express his ‘grudges’. KATHMANDU: Recently, a

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