Rahul Gandhi: Congress Not Involved In 1984 Sikh Riots. Fact: Inquiries Indicted Congressmen, Absolved Party

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    Mumbai: Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s statement that the Congress party was not involved in the anti-Sikh riots in 1984 triggered a political debate.   We fact-checked his claim, using two inquiry commission reports, which made a distinction between motives of the party and its leaders.   Congress leaders and workers were indeed involved …Read More

Prime Minister’s 72nd Independence Day Speech: Fact Check

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    Factchecker did a live fact check on the claims made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his independence-day speech at Red Fort on August 15, 2018.     The claims, checked and storified:   #Highways doubled: PM https://t.co/x5COU6DZF1 #IndependenceDayIndia pic.twitter.com/4TLaoF703J — Fact Check India (@FactCheckIndia) August 15, 2018   4X homes in villages. …Read More