BJP’s Claim Of Record Coal Production Is Correct


    “#India‘s #coal story: from scarcity to surplus in 2 years!” tweeted Shaina NC, national spokesperson, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on 30 July 2016.   #India's #coal story : from scarcity to surplus in 2 years!Proud of @narendramodi Ji & Team#Best_Cabinet_Ever — ShainaNC (@ShainaNC) July 30, 2016   Although Shaina’s tweet did not …Read More

No Child Labour In Tamil Nadu: AIADMK MP. He’s Wrong


    “There is no child labour in Tamil Nadu due to the efforts of the honourable chief minister (J Jayalalitha),” said A. Navaneethakrishnan, member of parliament (MP) from the state’s ruling AIADMK, in the Rajya Sabha on July 19, 2016.   Sh. A. Navaneethakrishna’s remarks on The Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Amnd. Bill, …Read More

Modi Wrong About Odisha Voters, Right About Jan Dhan Yojana


    On 27 June 2016, Narendra Modi gave his first television interview, after becoming Prime Minister, to Times Now. We fact-checked some of his statements.   Statement 1:   “The Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY) is not only about opening bank accounts for the poor. Because of this the poor are feeling that they …Read More